Camping and being near nature are one of the most relaxing and one of the most cathartic activities in our life. Being one with nature is one of the lost arts of human activity and recreation that has lost its significance and meaning in modern-day human activity.
So, to enjoy such an activity, you have to prepare for it. For one to indulge in the full experience of a camping trip, one has to prepare for the things to bring and the stuff to do during the trip. So, for starters here are some basic things that you need to bring on a camping trip.
You have to bring comfortable clothes with you that are in line with the3 activities that you have planned on doing during the whole trip. For example, if you will be doing some fishing you must also bring extra clothes with a hat aside from the one that you planned on bringing.
Shoes and other essential clothing and apparel must also be brought along for comfort. Extra clothing should be brought along in case of any event where one has to have an extra piece such as men’s boxers, socks, an extra set of jackets, and even a beanie.
Tent and Sleeping Bag
One also has to ensure the place of rest. One thing that many campers do tell others is that camping is physically exhausting. In going on camping trips one thing that a person must leave behind is the idea of comfort, thus in camping, it is expected to be very exhausting from the setting of the camp to the preparation of food is very tiring, thus one has to make sure that there is a comfortable place and area to sleep on and so one has to bring a tent and a sleeping bag for those reasons.
Survival Essential Kit
Aside from the tent one also has to bring the survival essentials that one needs in the wilderness to be able to survive. An example of such items is a Swiss knife, fire-making kit, batteries, cables and ropes, and flashlights.
One has to have most of these basic survival tools to camp successfully. For example, if one needs to make a fire or cook something, one needs tools to do that. Also included are the pan and cooking tools if you are planning to prepare food during the camping trip.
Garbage Disposal Bags
Regardless of what your stance may be on climate change, in camping a rule is always a rule and that is never leave anything but footprints, which means everything that you brought with you must be brought back and any garage must also be cleaned so that the solemnity and the pristine beauty of the place will be preserved for the next campers to follow.
These things mentioned above are just the basics that a regular person needs on any camping trip but if you think that you can do better with some additional items then there is no problem with that, whatever floats your boat, right? But you just have to remember that you have to be responsible for yourself during camping.