Car Camping 101
My husband's favorite moment is the campfire.
My six-year-old son votes for the marshmallows not eating them (he doesn't like them), but roasting them. It's his only opportunity in life to tinker with fire.
For me, it's settling all of us into our sleeping bags for the night everyone close together and listening to the night sounds surrounding us.
Such are the joys of family car camping, and if you haven't sampled them, you owe your family the adventure at least once, preferably regularly. S pending at least a night or two in a tent is a rite of passage, like a first visit to the ocean, a bike ride without training wheels, or a ride on a horse.
Here are some tips to get you started, or to improve your experience if you already have a few camping trips under your belt.
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