CAMPING 101

100+ Best Campfire Songs, According to Spotify Users

Birdsong, flowing rivers and rustling winds.  While nature’s soundtrack is one of true harmony, listening to music while exploring the…

1 year ago

Stargazing 101: How to View the Night Sky

Gazing up at a sky full of stars can create memories that stay with us for life. But with most…

2 years ago

What’s the Difference Between Hipcamp and KOA?

Can’t decide between Hipcamp and KOA? Here’s what to know. We’re always working to make getting outside simple, but we…

4 years ago

How to Pack a Cooler for Camping

When you’re camping, nothing is worse than opening your cooler to find a soupy mess of half-open hot dog containers,…

4 years ago

3 Fire-Safe Grills for Your Land

Our favorite fire-safe grills to enjoy a good old-fashioned BBQ responsibly.

4 years ago

Meet the Hipcamp iPhone App

Today, we’re excited to announce that the Hipcamp app for iOS is now available to download in the App Store.…

4 years ago

The Comprehensive List of Camping Hacks

1. Forgot your lantern?   Tryna casually hang out but keep shining your light in other people's eyes? Simply attach…

4 years ago

Camping 101: The Ten Essentials

Are you the "pack two weeks ahead of time" type or the "throw everything in the van last minute" type?…

6 years ago

Everything You Need to Know about Fire Safety

There are fewer things more satisfying than sitting around a campfire at night. After a day of hiking or exploring,…

6 years ago

A Fool-Proof Guide to Buying a Sleeping Bag

The sun falls below the horizon, the air turns crisp, and the stars begin to illuminate the sky. You climb…

6 years ago

Guide to Buying a Tent

A tent is more than just a few synthetic walls—it's a way to turn the great outdoors into your cozy…

6 years ago

The Ultimate Backpacking Checklist

Because checklists make packing 100% easier.   Necessary Gear Hiking Boots Buy your hiking boots at least 1 month before…

6 years ago