Camping is one of the favourite activities for many, but we know that the moment of preparing the backpack can be a problem: what we put, what we leave, how to reduce weight… For this reason, campers, we propose you the basic elements that should be in every hiker’s backpack, the essential to enjoy a good camping.
To begin with, divide the objects into five different sections: clothing, hygiene accessories, food, safety and rest.
Comfort has to prevail over fashion and aesthetics. Elastic clothing and comfortable shoes will be your greatest allies to enjoy the excursion! Taking into account the time of the year, and consulting the weather forecast, you will be able to decide on the characteristics of your clothing.
Hygiene is essential wherever we go, for this reason, in the toilet bag, you can put the same things as for camping: the toothpaste and brush, the towel, the gel and shampoo, and the comb, cannot be missed!
Cutlery and kitchen utensils, a refrigerator, a portable cooker and a lighter are a must have for camping. In these accessories you must also include the rubbish bags, to leave everything clean as you have found it, and not harm the environment. Clicking here you can go to our past where we make a list of ecofriendly products.
A torch, a first aid box and insect repellent can make the difference between a good and bad experience on your excursions. With these products you ensure that you are protected at all times. It is also advisable to bring your mobile phone, in case of emergency you will be communicated.
A proper tent is key if you want to have a good rest during the excursions! Always taking into account the weather conditions of the place you are going. There are tents made of different materials to adapt to extreme temperatures, wind… Along with this you cannot miss the sleeping bag and a cushion. For more comfort, you can always add an inflatable bed, but this will mean extra weight and space in your backpack.
All these elements can’t be missing from our camping backpack!
For more accessories you can consult our section The latest in camping. Here you will find more useful and innovative products designed to ensure your safety and comfort when you go camping.