Family camping

A family camping trip can be filled with incredible new experiences for both kids and adults. By trying new things together, you can build and strengthen bonds between you and your family. Moreover, a camping trip can open your eyes to the wonders of nature and inspire your children to respect and connect with the world around them.

To make the most of your first family trip and make sure it is an experience you’ll want to have again, we have gathered some basic family camping advice. Check out these tips and tricks to enjoy a successful trip.

Why go camping?

Why go camping with your family?

Are you unsure about camping?

Worried your vacation will turn into work?

Let us help you prepare for your trip so it's enjoyable and fun!

See the benefits of family camping, plus answers to common fears

Where to Go

Where to camp

So, you decided to go camping. Now where to go?

We have gathered some family-friendly camping sites in our region.

Possible destinations for your first camping trip

Getting Ready

Getting ready for your first camping trip

Being well-prepared for your camping trip helps ensure that you and your family enjoy the beautiful destination you’ve chosen to explore. We’ve provided a list of things to bring so you are set up for success.

Getting ready for your camping trip, and what to bring

Camping Basics

Basic camping tips

Don’t get caught hungry and cold because you weren’t prepared for your trip!

Let us share some camping basics that will help you prepare, so you can enjoy nature and relax.

How to set up camp, cook, make a fire, and more

Games & Activities

Games and activities

Our advice? Turn off or leave behind your electronics! Instead, engage in some fun games and activities with your family around camp.

Fun things you can do with your family when camping

Stay Safe

Make it a safe camping trip

Relax and enjoy your trip knowing that you and your family are safe by following these tips.

How to have a safe and fun trip with your family

Leave No Trace

Leave no trace

Remember, when you are visiting the region, or any wild place, there are many ways to reduce your impact.

"Leave No Trace" principles will help you reduce your impact while visiting wild places.