more about: camping

Camp Sunset: The best way to pack a backpack

Today, we’re going to show you how to pack a better backpack, one with all the essentials you’ll need for a day hike or jaunt around your campsite.

How to choose a camp stove

Whether you’re making pancakes and bacon for breakfast or enchilada nacho bowls for dinner, a camp stove is the most important piece of gear in your outdoor kitchen. Are you buying gear for your first family camping trip? Thinking about an upgrade? Here’s what you need to know to choose a camp stove.

The Northwest’s best campgrounds, great new luggage—and more

It’s Friday afternoon—time to put yourself in a weekend state of mind. No plans yet? Take a cue from our 5 favorite new travel finds.

Camp Sunset: How to wash dishes—and leave no trace

Leave your campsite better than you found it. That’s a golden rule of responsible camping, and one that we did our best to keep at Camp Sunset, the two-night outing at California‘s Big Basin Redwoods State Park that became the basis of our May 2015 cover story.