Camping at 6-7 months pregnant. A very bad idea? [more inside]
Help a prissy city-dweller learn how to go camping. [more inside]
What are some really good vegetarian camping recipes? [more inside]
We are overwhelmed with choices for a 9-11 day driving trip from Los Angeles. Which national parks/areas are must-see, and which are skip-its? And other Car-Camping conundrums... [more inside]
Camping and general outdoor sports filter. Inspired by the camping stove question below, and a recent near disaster of canoe camping, how do vet potential sport companions? [more inside]
Looking for help picking a new camping stove for backpacking (not car camping)- what do you like about yours? Why would you (or would you not) recommend or not recommend about the one you have? Not really the season, but I've got an overnight snowshoe trip planned at the end of the month... [more inside]
New Zealand Campervan advice -- anyone done NZ by campervan? [more inside]
Are the blue Camping Gaz cartridges still commonly available in the US? [more inside]
We're going camping in Ithaca, NY this weekend. What should we make sure to do while we're there? [more inside]
For a screenplay: what are some wilderness traps one could improvise to incapacitate another person?
For a screenplay: what are some wilderness traps one could improvise to incapacitate another person? [more inside]
Vancouver/Surrey: camping/fishing late October [more inside]
Kayaking the Mediterranean- is it possible? I'm especially curious about visa issues when entering new countries along the coast, and the legality (or not) of camping on beaches along the way. [more inside]
Any tips/suggestions for Cumberland Island trip this weekend. [more inside]
Do you have a recommendation for a quiet car-camping spot within two hours drive of NYC for this weekend? [more inside]
What food should I take to a music festival? [more inside]
Where should my boyfriend camp on his way to Washington, DC from St. Paul, MN? [more inside]
I have four kids and we our outgrowing our 1999 Mercury Villager minivan. Suggestions for something reliable and around 10-$15k (used)? Is there a database that lets me search vehicles by their interior footage? [more inside]
We want to do a 100 mile backpack trip over a week next spring. What do we need to know? [more inside]
Staying at a campground next weekend. It's near a city, so not really away from everything, and we're staying in a camping cabin, so not roughing it too hard. But we are planning to cook a few times while there. I need some hassle-free and not-too-bad-for-you recipes! [more inside]
Where can I go in SoCal for a 3 day weekend? [more inside]
In September, I've got 10 days to see everything I can see from Minneapolis to Portland, OR along the route of Amtrak's Empire Builder. Know anything about these places? I'm looking for some Metafilter reconnaissance about my route. [more inside]
i'm driving from nyc up to forked lake in the adirondacks tomorrow morning, following a pretty direct path from the city. can someone recommend some nice stops along the way and/or a nice drive that digresses from google's? [more inside]
Our group of 5 families, a total of 24 people, is going camping over Labor Day weekend. We are trying to figure out the best way to organize/share meal planning. We get there Friday afternoon and leave after breakfast on Monday. Any suggestions?
I want to go away for a good day's walking and 1 or 2 night's camping in the south of England next Monday / Tuesday and would like suggestions for any good routes people know. [more inside]
Where are the best places in New South Wales to camp in close proximity to a beach? But wait, here's the catch... [more inside]
Looking for recommendations for lodging on the SW Michigan lake coast (Saugatuck, South Haven) on a budget for a couple of days. [more inside]
Going to be in Wisconsin this weekend around the Green Bay area. Can anyone suggest a good campground around there? We are going to be tent camping but would like a campground that has a shower since we are road tripping.
suggestions for celebrating my 40th birthday in san francisco? [more inside]
Looking for beautiful places to go camping within 400 miles of Los Angeles for a couple days in August. I don't want to go to a "camp site" though. Stunning views of Rivers, Lakes, mountains or the ocean are a plus. [more inside]
What are your recommendations for a good water filter for backpacking trips? [more inside]
We're taking a camping trip around Eastern Kentucky during the first week of August. What should we do along the way? [more inside]
I’m considering biking from Madison, WI to Austin, TX in October. Please help me assess whether this is a good idea. [more inside]
Beach camping in Southern California? [more inside]
Can you recommend some good, rustic camping areas within three hours of Portsmouth, NH? [more inside]
We would like to plan a family trip (myself, husband, 15 & 18 yo athletic teens) to the New River/Gauley in WV & would like some recommendations about which river, which outfitter, and lodging recommendations. [more inside]
Any tips on car camping with a 6-month-old? [more inside]
The Mister and I are planning to head to the San Juan Islands in Washington for an extended outdoor adventure in September. Tell us what you know about visiting the San Juans! [more inside]
A friend and I are looking at going to boulder in Fontainebleau, France in the early part of August. We don't have a car. What's our best way to get around? [more inside]
My girlfriend and I are trying to plan a 10-14 day camping trip out west. Trouble is, neither of us have been camping since we were kids. Looking for suggestions on where to go, and how to not get eaten by bears. [more inside]
DallastoArkansascampingFilter: I'm looking to take my family (wife and Two children) to Arkansas for a long weekend of camping. Im looking for a semi secluded cabin area with fun activities around the cabin (Fishing, canoeing, swimming, hiking, etc..) Can anyone recommend any such areas? Also looking at the closest area near Tx, as i don't want to drive all the way across Arkansas to get there. Thanks in advance.
Ok, I conquered the US, now I want to go RV'ing in Italy!! Anyone with experience? [more inside]
Where should I camp this weekend in Oregon? [more inside]
I am planning a trip to California late July with a friend and I wouldn't mind renting transportation to get around. Would it be feasible / possible to rent some kind of hippie van and sleep in it along the coast?
Fourth of July fireworks displays near Thurmont, MD? [more inside]
Are there any good overnight/weekend camping/other trips in and around Baltimore for two cyclists staying on the pavement? No car. Trying to make my honey's graduation & birthday a good one. [more inside]
seeking oasis: roadtrip from phx to la - looking for good camping with natural water in between the two cities. mid-desert hot springs or cliff diving or swimming holes? [more inside]
Last year we went on a camping trip to PEI and Nova Scotia and we had a great time. This summer we are thinking of going on a similar getaway. But in the last week or so, we've noticed articles online about a fire ant infestation. How widespread is the ant problem? Should we think about going somewhere else on our camping trip?
Please give me your best long-distance hiking / bicycle touring / <insert other adventurous endurance activity> food recipes! [more inside]
Need a fast alternative to a rained out camping day in Massachusetts. [more inside]
Where to car camp with a dog either a) along I-90 in OH or NY, or b) along the northern shore of Lake Ontario?
we're two women driving from milwaukee, wisconsin to central vermont with our dog, and we'd like to car camp along the way. we need a camping place that's dog friendly, not loud and obnoxious, and isn't run by religious fundamentalists (we're clearly total homos). any recommendations on sites? [more inside]