Camping Booklist

View from inside tent looking out to campfire and forest.

Below are some great resources to help you create the best camping experience. 


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For Kids:

  • Camping by Robyn Hardyman Camping is one of the best ways to interact with the great outdoors, and this book makes it easy to plan a camping trip that is both fun and educational. 
  • Going Camping by Harold Rober Learn all about going camping in this fun, reading-level appropriate text! 
  • Cool Outdoor Activities by Alex Kuskowski.  Make a marvelous mini kite or bury a time capsule. Create a giant tic-tac-toe board or a twist-it game in the grass. 

For Adults:

  • Camping by Allan C. Clark. Experiences from tent camping, canoe camping, and camping as a backpacker all come together in this fully-packed guide. 
  • Woodcraft And Camping by George W. Sears Nessmuk. Instructions for camping, hiking, building a fire, cooking out, shelters, tools and equipment, hunting and fishing, canoeing, and more.

  • Camping (Audiobook) by Mark J. Davin read by Jesse Gross. The Ultimate Camping Guide From Beginner To Outdoorsman.

Physical Books



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