Updates & news

2019 Stargazing Guide and Astronomical Calendar

Fitting somewhere between "no cell service" and "s'mores," stargazing is arguably one of the best parts of any camping trip.…

3 months ago

All the Animals You Can Meet at a Hipcamp Farm Stay

Do you love camping and animals? A farm stay is the ultimate combination of both. One of our Hipcamp hosts…

3 months ago

#NATUREALERT: A Massive Migration of Butterflies is Coming Through Northern California and Oregon

As if this upcoming spring’s Super Bloom wasn’t enough, California's also in the midst of another extraordinary, incredibly rare natural…

4 months ago

Enter the 2018 Endless Summer Camping Challenge *UPDATE: Challenge has Ended*

The Endless Summer Camping Challenge is a nationwide call to contribute reviews, photos, recommendations and invite your friends to Hipcamp! The…

11 months ago

You’re Invited—Join the First Camper Club

Fresh terrain. Exploring new Hipcamps as the very first camper. Be the first to visit, review, and leave photos at…

1 year ago

Savor the Journey

Today, we’re excited to share our latest brand video, “The Prologue,” which captures the very specific experience of getting ready…

1 year ago

Stars and Stewardship: Show Local Hipcamps Love this Earth Day

Do something good and watch meteor showers? Sounds like the best weekend ever. This year's Earth Day weekend, April 20 - 22, overlaps…

1 year ago

Host Campers and Improve your Land this Earth Day

This year's Earth Day weekend, April 20 - 22, overlaps with the Lyrid's meteor shower, which gives outdoor lovers not only one but two…

1 year ago

Welcome to 2018

As the lunar new year approaches this Friday, February 16, 2018, I find myself making the most of this dark,…

1 year ago

Hipcamp Creates First-Ever Dark Skies Camping Map

Hipcamp recently revealed the first-ever Dark Skies Map for adventurers and amateur astronomers to find campsites where the stars will shine the…

1 year ago

Win a 3-Day Vancation for Valentine’s Day!

BEEP BEEP! Got Valentine's Day plans?   We’re teaming up with Escape Campervans to help you plan your next solo, partner, or BFF's…

1 year ago

Help Plant 1 Million Redwoods

Camp and learn in the Redwoods this summer.     Our friends at For the Wild have embarked on an ambitious project…

2 years ago