Camping Gear: What to Bring on Your Trip

Camping Gear: What to Bring on Your Trip

Get your gear straight; simplify your packing strategy with these tips on how to buy the right gear and what to bring on a camping trip.

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Camping Gear

Beginner's Guide to Camping Gear

New to camping and not sure what you should pack in your gear bin? REI product expert Stephen Falvey shows you the essentials you'll need for your next camping excursion.

Family in Tent

How to Choose Camping Gear for Your Family

It's not hard to find discount camping gear, but how do you know what will work best for your family? Use these tips when outfitting your clan for your upcoming trips.

Sleeping Bag

How to Choose the Right Sleeping Bag

Not sure what those temperature ratings mean? REI product expert Stephen Falvey breaks down the jargon and shows you how to find the proper sleeping bag for your needs.

Camping Stove

How to Pick the Right Camp Stove

Find out how to recognize the different types of camping stoves, how to pick the right one for your needs, and what you need to know about fuel.

Camping Gear Checklist

Camping Gear Checklist

With activities that range from cooking and sleeping to hiking and swimming, there are a lot of odds and ends to bring on a camping trip. Make sure you remember all the essentials by using this checklist as a packing guide.


Checklist for Your RV

The advantage of having all the space an RV provides is you can take all the comforts of home on the road. Start with this list of essentials, then add your own necessities.

Family Packing Car

How to Stay Organized While Camping

Make packing for your next outdoor getaway quick and easy with these helpful tips from fellow campers.

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