Newbie campers have a lot to look forward to. Not only are they given a wealth of options to choose from, but the newness of engaging in an activity that they’ve yet to experience is also incredibly exciting. Still, there comes the responsibility of planning a successful camping trip. While fun, it can be overwhelming […]

If you want to avoid the crowds that appear during the peak season at campgrounds across the nation, you’re in luck. Many camping areas open early to allow people like you access to all the amenities offered. You’re able to take your time, enjoy less company, and camp while the weather is still cool and […]

Among the most problematic issues campers face is staying clean while spending time in the Great Outdoors. Between rising temperatures, sweat, grime, dirt, and dust, it can be hard to feel fresh and clean on the average camping trip. Lucky for you, Saco River Camping Area offers hot showers, bathroom facilities with sinks, and laundry […]

If you love camping and want others to feel the way that you do, there are things you can do to help them discover your favorite pastime. That way, the next time you embark on a solo camping trip, family and friends feel compelled to join you. They’ll help share your experience by making it […]

A new year brings endless possibilities and adventure. If you love to camp but haven’t done so much in recent years, it’s now time to make it a priority in your life. This is especially true if you have younger children who haven’t been exposed to the Great Outdoors in a truly immersive way. You […]

If you’re the type of person that tends to overpack when you go on a trip, you can easily do yourself a favor and start packing light. Once you learn how important it is to buy items with multiple uses or are compact in size, you’ll realize just how free to roam you truly are. […]

With a new year fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about how you’ll make it exceptional. What experiences do you hope to have? Do you know where you’ll be spending your vacation days? If you love the Great Outdoors and can’t wait to go camping once again, now is the time to start planning […]

Life is what you make of it. That’s why it’s important to know what you’re hoping to achieve while camping. You can easily customize your trip that way. You’ll know exactly what you’re hoping to experience while away from home as well as the types of feelings you want to feel while spending time in […]

If you’ve been camping before, you’ve likely sung around a campfire, roasted marshmallows, and learned the best way to sleep in a sleeping bag especially if it is cold outdoors. You may have not, however, known what it feels like to document your experience around camp either by drawing, photographing or writing about what you […]