Camping is great fun being outdoors and sleeping under the stars.
There’s always items that accidently get forgotten when you are packing for your camping adventure. Having a camping checklist can help stop important things for being forgotten. Here is a camping checklist of essential camping items you need for a camping trip.
Tent, guy ropes and tent pegs
Dont forget a Mallet to hammer your tent pegs in with.
Ground sheet, carpet
Emergency Repairs: Tent repair kit, gaffa tape, paracord, cable ties
Sleeping bags for sleeping in.
Think about what type of sleeping bag you need depending on temperature and season.
Camping Pillow, Spare blankets
Its important to be comfortable and cosy for the night. There are a number of options:
Folding Camp Bed: With legs to lift you above the ground
Blow up Beds: Remove a pump whether hand or 12v electric pump. Repair kit for air bed
Hiking/ Backpacking: Sleeping Mat / Roll mat – Self Inflating Mat
Torches and flashlights you can never have too many. Think about evening lighting in the tent.
Head torch to easily walk around in the evening
Spare batteries, portable charger for tech and charging cables for rechargeable torches.
Camping Chairs so you can relax in the sun in comfort.
Camping tables, camping stools,
Camp Stove – Gas stove for cooking on and boiling a kettle
BBQ – Portable BBQ, Gas BBQ
Matches, lighter, spare gas, firelighters, Charcoal
First Aid Kit
Basic First Aid Kit – Plasters, Antiseptic wipes, adhesive tape, gauze pads, tweezers, scissors and safety pins.
Medicine: Personal Medications, Painkillers, antihistamine, Suntan Lotion, Bug Repellant and After Bite
Crockery: Plates/ bowls, Cutlery, Mugs/cups, cutlery, Glasses
Cooking: Pots, pans frying pans, kettle, tin opener, bottle opener, vegetable peeler, cooking utensils, chopping board
Water carrier, Coolbox, Washing Up Bowl,
Tea towels, kitchen roll, tin foil, bin bags, Dish cloths and sponges