Hi ladies & Gentlemen.
Just a few words on our background. As a teenager and into my twenties I used to camp most years. Then you get busy and it drifted away . Now with four kids from two to nine we have put our money where our mouth is and are on the hunt for our first caravan !
So the hunt begins we won’t rush into it but any tips for a f…[Read more]
Hi Francis. Welcome to the group!
I think one of the first things you need to think about is the layout. Some people prefer a fixed double bed, and others prefer the space.
For us, having a couple of fixed bunks for the kids worked well so they had their own space. We then had more space in the living area for meals, etc.
In our van, we…[Read more]
Hi everyone, thanks for creating this place. I started camping as a child and after a long break restarted with my kids over 10 years ago. My youngest joins me all year round, while the rest of the family sticks to spring and summer only. We have an old Vango that has served us well as a family tent for years, a 4-man Decathlon one for shorter…[Read more]
Afternoon. New to this I have large Outwell air tent small Outwell poled tent, and small car boot tent. Started camping again 2011.
Looking forward to various new ideas.
New to this site but been a camper for about 15 years … well longer really as my parents took us camping too!
I’m a mum of four but these days it’s just my husband and two daughters that camp.
We have an large Outwell poled tent and smaller Vango Air tent.
Let’s hope there’s less storms for everyone camping this week!
Got absolutely battered in the storm on Tuesday 🙂 had seemingly positioned the tent side on to the direction the wind was coming in at, the ground was like a lake by the next morning, guy lines were ripped out a number of times as the ground was just so sodden. We gave up the next morning and made a run for it in the dry before it started…[Read more]
Oh no! It’s not been the best end for August!
Hi all! New to the group. I have camped a couple times before in a small 4 man air tent(but really only 2.5 man!) however just recently upgraded to a 6 – 8 man Hi-Gear Hampton 8 DLX Nightfall, looking forward to our first camping trip with the dog, oh and wife and 5 year old towards the end of the month, first trip with the new tent is very close…[Read more]
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