First of all, what do you need to prepare for camping?
A tent is a must-have item for camping. As the tent directly affects the quality of sleep, you can choose a suitable tent according to the outdoor location and seasonal changes. If you have the conditions, it is recommended to choose a tent with good quality, wind and rain, and breathable.
Because there will be many insects and ants when camping in the wild, medicine is a must-have item. Before setting off, predict the possible situation first to prepare for trouble.
3. Moisture-proof pad or air cushion
When camping in the wild, the ground will be relatively humid. In the market, there are physical moisture-proof pads or inflatable sleeping pads to buy, which can effectively isolate the ground moisture, maintain body temperature and sleep quality.
According to the number of days of camping, you can choose a backpack of appropriate specifications. Backpacks are often the most suitable for outdoor camping sites, not only convenient but also large in capacity. It is recommended to choose a separate backpack, so that the required items can be classified and placed.
When camping at night, in an unfamiliar environment, you may feel insecure. Prepare lamps and lanterns before departure, use them for night activities, walks at night or camp activities, and free your hands.
5. Other items
Common outdoor equipment also includes water bags, binoculars, waterproof bags, trekking poles, various knives (Swiss army knives), compasses, functional watches, GPS, etc. You can prepare adequate materials according to your needs.
Precautions for outdoor camping
When camping in the wild, the first thing to consider is the weather. You must check the local weather before you set off, and try to avoid rainy days or changing seasons.
2. Rainproof and windproof
When setting up a tent in the wild, try to choose a good campsite, reinforce the tent and enhance the rainproof performance. For example, you can cover the tent with rainproof plastic sheet, raincoat, etc., and place all kinds of travel supplies in the tent. You should observe the changes in the weather before setting up a camp. It is a big deal to master if you travel frequently, observe and accumulate more experience. Due to the unstable wind direction, if possible, you can bring a wind direction wind meter, or find out the wind force according to the following table. When keeping a diary, you may wish to record the maximum wind speed in a day to choose a windproof campsite.
Since it is difficult to avoid the infestation of snakes and insects in the wild, you can set up a fire near the campsite, and then sweep the firewood around the tent to build a fire, which can keep warm and repel insects and mosquitoes. It can scare away snakes, mice and beasts, so making a fire will make friends camping in the wild feel safe.
4. Prepare supplies
Because it is a field camping, it is not equipped with everything like at home. Before camping, you must anticipate the unknown, make sufficient material preparations, and be sure to bring medicines and commonly used medicines for hemostasis and treatment of bruises. Accidents have been prepared. It is always available for use.