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What Are Essential Camping Accessories?

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We have a variety to fit every camper. This camping checklist lists some must-haves and optional extras that you need to have in mind before your next camping trip. To make sure that you don’t forget any important items when you get to the campsite, it is worth making your own checklist. Preparation is the key to success!

Leisure & outdoor camping products

The essentials: What you must have for your camping trip.

First, a tent! They come in many sizes. The best rule of thumb for tents is to have at least one person sleeping in it.
Tent Pegs – You’ll receive them with your camp, so don’t forget to bring them!
All campers need sleeping bags. Even in summer it can get very cold at night.
A sleeping mat, airbed, or camp bed for each person. An inexpensive and comfortable option, airbeds are a good place for a start.
Pillows – they are simple to forget, but can make all the difference in getting a good nights sleep. Bring your pillows from home if you plan to camp by car.
Camping Stove: To cook your meals. Also, make sure to get the correct fuel.
Cooking Pans & Utensils
Water Carrier or Jerry Can, so you don’t need to go directly to the site tap each time you want water.
Camping Chairs- A comfortable folding lounger or chair is the best way of relaxing in the sunshine.
Torch, Lantern and Lantern are used to light the tent in the evening and for nighttime trips to loo. Don’t forget extra batteries! ).
Bin Bags – for keeping your tent clean and tidy.

Additional Features

You can add something to make your stay more pleasant and relaxing.

Tent Footprint Protects your tent’s bottom by adding a layer to the ground between the tent and it.
Tent Porch: Many family tents have an extra porch built specifically for them. These can be purchased separately. An extra space can be added if your tent doesn’t have a gazebo, tarp, or other features.
Tent Carpet: For extra warmth, luxury, and to soak up spills! ).
Camping Table – Perfect for mealtimes or late-night card game play.
Electric Hook Up – A mobile mains kit is required to safely connect to your pitch’s electric power.
Camping Toilet – This toilet is great for when you don’t want the tent to be disturbed during the night. It’s especially helpful for younger campers that might not reach the toilet block on time.
Cupboards, storage, and other useful items that can help keep your tent tidy
Windbreak to give you some privacy and shelter

Tools & Repair

They are essential items that every camper should have. These should not go unnoticed

Mallet – Helps to put the pegs into place, especially on stony grounds.
Duct Tape – A lifesaver when it’s time for quick, simple repairs.
Tent Repair Kit
Brush – To keep debris out of your tent and to brush the bottom of your tent before you pack it away.
Penknife, particularly if it also includes pliers
Extra guyline or String – Can be used to add guylines, binding, or for washing.

Camping Kitchen

Additional items can be added to your camping kit, in addition to the ones mentioned.

Gas for your stove, charcoal for your barbecue. If there’s a shop nearby, you can often purchase these items on site. However, it is best to get your own to be certain.
Cleaning Equipment – sponges, scrubbers, and bowls for washing up are all very helpful.
Tableware (Plates, bowls etc)
Tin Opener
Bottle opener
Matches / Lighter
Wet wipes/cloths – Easy, quick cleaning

Health and Safety

Personal medications (plus an extra just incase)
A travel First Aid Kit is an excellent idea.
Sun Cream
Anti-Bacterial Handwash
Insect Repellent
Toilet Roll