10 Essential Tips for First Time Campers

Remember these common mistakes of new campers, and learn how to become a smart camper with the best advice and tips for your first time camping.

22 Camping Hacks From REI Experts

After generations of sleeping outside, you tend to pick up a few tricks. Since 1938, REI employees and members have been creating and tuning pro tips to help make the outdoors a little more fun.These may not change your life, but they just might save some time or impress your friends on the other side of the campfire.

89 Camping Tips to Elevate Any Campsite

Camping is a great way to maximize your opportunities for adventure. A comfortable basecamp is a perfect place to prepare for day hikes. But it helps to know how to hike like a seasoned hiker.