Tent Camping

January 4, 2017 General Studies

Tent Camping Is Not Always Fun Every year, thousands of people throughout the United State spend their vacation in out door camping. There are various types of camping to select from, log cabin camping, recreational vehicle camping, and tent camping. Of those types tent camping is the most popular and adventures type of camping. It need proper planning and experience, even with best planning and experience it can be frustrating camping due to uncontrolled factors like bad weather, wildlife, and equipment failures. Bad weather can cause a big effect for tent camping; even most adventurous campers can loss some of their enthusiasm on the drive to the campsite if the sky is not looking good and if the ground is damp. When they reach their destination, camper must setup there camp in the drenching rain. When they setup the camp, the side of the tent has to be dry and mud free, getting the sleeping bags situated dryly, and protects food from the rain. If the sleeping bags get wet, the cold weather becomes a major problem. Usually sleeping bags provides warmth for the campers in night, but wet sleeping bags will not provide that. Rain combing with wind can cause frigid temperature, and delay all outside activities, like fishing, playing, cooking, and other activities. Due to heavy rain and specially heavy wind inside the tent can cause problems, like blow down their tents, which once again begins the frustrating task of setting up the camp in the downpour. It is wise to check the weather before coming camping trips, but however can predict the mother nature and there is no guarantee that the bad weather will be eluded. Second frustrating factor during camping is wildlife, which can be range from mildly annoying to dangerous animals. Minor inconvenience is mosquitoes, ants and other flies. The swarming of mosquitoes can literally drive annoyed camper indoors, if an effective repellent was not used camper can spend their whole night scratching and which will only worsen the itch.


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