Cold weather camping essentials
With the right kit and some expert knowledge, a camping adventure in the colder months is perfectly possible, along with emptier campsites and crisp winter air on your excursions every day.
Family Camping Kit List
Family camping holidays are a staple of the Great British summer, and for good reason – they’re a great way to explore the beautiful and varied landscape of the UK, and get the kids enjoying the outdoors, too. Here’s our list of the basic kit you need for a successful family camping holiday.
Our Top Family Camping Tips
Camping with your whole family is a great way to spend quality time together in some beautiful locations, while getting the kids outside for some fresh air and exercise too. Here are our top tips to make family camping the stress-free holiday it should be.
Environmentally Friendly Camping With Jamie Ramsay
Cotswold Outdoor ambassador Jamie Ramsay shares his top tips for environmentally-friendly camping.
Best Small Tents For Camping With Dogs
Smaller backpacking tents with enough space for a dog are hard to come by. Here are our top tents for when you’re keeping it lightweight while camping but still want to bring your dog along.
Cooking Up A Storm Outdoors: Our Favourite Campfire Recipes
Whether you’re a weekend barbequer, firepit fanatic or simply love a bit of al fresco dining, here’s a bit of inspiration from the outdoor experts to help bring a little outside inspiration to your cooking.
Camping Indoors With Jamie Ramsay
As an Endurance Adventure Athlete, he’s taken on some of the world’s toughest challenges, camping out in some of the harshest conditions on Earth. But when he can’t get out there, Jamie is always looking for ways to keep adventure alive, even if it means pitching up indoors. Here’s Jamie’s guide to pitching up inside to help inspire you to bring the outdoors in.
Tents For Every Size Garden
We want everyone to experience sleeping under the stars, so whether you’re contending with a crowded campsite, an inner-city patch or can enjoy sprawling lawns, here’s our expert guide to finding a tent for every pitch, whatever size.
How To Pitch A Tent Like A Pro
Whether you’re pitching up at home, on a campsite or on a deserted hillside, hear from one of our Core Experts and camping enthusiasts, Matt, on the basics of pitching a tent and how to make the most of your time under canvas.
How To Have The Ultimate Garden Campout
If you’ve left it until the last minute or simply can’t get out there, you don’t have to abandon your hopes of sleeping under the stars. With our expert help, you can still enjoy the full camping experience from the comfort of your own home and embrace outdoor living.
Camping And Caravanning Club Sites To Visit This Year
Our partners The Camping and Caravanning Club have over 2000 sites around the UK, each with something unique to offer. We've selected just 10 of their sites from across the country to inspire your next camping adventure, and asked our friends at the Club to tell us what makes each site special.
1052 9 common camping fears
Here are the top camping fears dispelled for those who are cautious about spending a night under canvas.
Camp Kitchen Kit List
Having a well-stocked camp kitchen set-up to bring with you every time will make sure you’ve always got everything you need to rustle up delicious meals for the whole family while you’re sleeping under the stars. Here’s our camp kitchen kit list to get you started, but you can always add or take away items as you find your way.