Going Camping This Summer? Here’s Everything You’ll Need for a Perfect Trip
From tents to water filters to bug spray, we’ve got your camping list covered
No matter where you live, there’s always somewhere at least relatively close by where you can camp. For many of us, the thought of camping evokes happy childhood summertime memories, but there’s no reason why kids should have all the fun! Whether you’re planning on hiking to a site for a multi-night trip or just having a sleepover in the backyard, we’ve rounded up some of the best camping gear for all of you kids at heart.
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May 6, 2022
In my side pouches, you can find tent poles (right) and a SmartWater bottle (left). A sawyer squeeze is placed inline from the SmartWater bottle and attached to my Osprey mouthpiece to drink fro, as I walk.
The EWG sees picaridin as a reasonably good alternative to DEET—although it hasn’t been tested as long, it doesn’t have the same neurotoxicity concerns. They recommend a concentration of 20 percent for Lyme protection. Common brands include: OFF!, Cutter, Sawyer, Natrapel, Insect Guard.
Fill them up with tap water and it slowly passes through a filter system. Then the main reservoir below collects the filtered water.