A friend and I are thinking of doing a portion of the Appalachian trail, from the northwest corner of NJ down to Harper's Ferry. [more inside]
I would like to try camping, but I am an absolute beginner, and don't know a thing about roughing it outdoors. I guess the first thing I need to organize is shelter, so please help me: what do I need to know about buying a tent for one person?
Details: I am making a low deck/platform to sit inside a screen tent. This is to be a fun summer sleeping tent for my daughter and her friends. Some moderately challenging requirements inside... [more inside]
I need tips for hiking and camping from fat-identified and otherwise overweight folks only! FYI I am 5'6. Thanks!
whats the best tent & sleeping bags for 2 persons on a 3 night camping trip in yosemite in august? asking for brands & models but also specs i should look for. specifically tents that are easy to setup. bonus points for any additional information about gear to bring, weather in august, and any experiences youve had there. we're going on the green tortoise tour from san fran if anyone has any stories about that... thanks!
Where can you buy a tent in Tuscany, Italy? Friends on holiday over there are in need of one. [more inside]
Is it reasonable, by way of a tent rental + heaters, to plan on holding a small backyard party in Chicago, in March, with a forecast indicating temperatures in the 40s/50s? [more inside]
Best waterproof tent for Haiti on a budget? [more inside]
I'm looking for more silly jokes involving tents and wordplay. Examples inside. [more inside]
Great backpacking tent for two people and a large dog? [more inside]
I'm spending a night camping next to a lake this weekend, I'll be by myself and I need a tent. [more inside]
I need a new 1-2 person tent for Burning Man. Any ideas? [more inside]
TENTS - tell me what you know about tents. I am looking for a good 2-person, 3 season tent that won't break the bank. [specifics inside] [more inside]