Dans Camping Tips

Expert Tips on Camping and camping gear

How to Save Time on your Camp Cooking

by Camping Dan - September 13th, 2010

Camp cooking is one of the most enjoyable activities to do during a camping trip. There is something about the atmosphere in the campground that makes cooking more fun and food more delicious. Even if you don’t have the comfort of having everything accessible like that in your kitchen, you still find camp cooking worthwhile [...]

5 Things you Don’t Want your Kids Do on a Camping Trip

by Camping Dan - August 19th, 2010

Going to a camping trip with your kids can be a lot of fun. But it can also be tiring and challenging especially if your kids have high energy enough to drain yours out. If you are going on a camping trip and you want to make it pleasant for everyone, here are some of [...]

What do you hate about sleeping bags?

by Camping Dan - July 10th, 2010

I’m looking for a problem to solve, because that’s what I do. And sleeping bags are my current target. Thanks!

3 Reasons to Create a Camping Checklist

by Camping Dan - July 9th, 2010

Camping can be a great adventure for the whole family. It brings you closer to nature and at the same time, gives you opportunities to bond and spend time with each other. Not to mention, it is one of the best and most practical means to escape the hectic lifestyle that you have been living [...]

Practical Tips for Camping with Babies

by Camping Dan - July 9th, 2010

Are you going on a camping trip with your baby? Well, you are surely in for lots of surprises—both good and not so good. But don’t worry, there are many things you can do to ensure that your baby’s first tent camping trip would be wonderful and enjoyable. Here are some of them for you [...]

How can you tell the difference between a US Army Moderate and Extreme Cold Weather sleeping bags?

by Camping Dan - July 8th, 2010

I found a US Army issue sleeping bag for sale but the guy selling it doesn’t know if it’s for moderate or extreme cold weather. I know that one will be heavier/bulkier than the other but I don’t have anything to compare it to. Is there any other way to tell?

Recommendations for cold weather sleeping bags?

by Camping Dan - July 6th, 2010

Can anyone recommend a good brand or offer recommendations for rectangular or tapered cold-weather sleeping bags rated 10 – 20 F ? I’d like to find one that is water-proof but if I can get a good quality one that isn’t, that’s ok. Also, the bag needs to be large enough to fit a 6 [...]

how does sleeping bags factories cut fabric to piece?

by Camping Dan - July 4th, 2010

I love camping, and I got a new sleeping bag recently, I want to know the process works make a sleeping bag, how do they cut fabric, to make a hood, a sole, the front panel and back panel, if so many sleeping bags in mass-production, how they cut the fabric?

Is mylar used in creating sleeping bags?

by Camping Dan - July 2nd, 2010

I noticed that mylar is used in emergency sleeping bags. I also noticed that it is really light. Why isn’t mylar used in created commercial sleeping bags?

What are some US-based drop shipping suppliers of sleeping bags?

by Camping Dan - June 30th, 2010

I am looking for suppliers (wholesalers or primary manufacturers) of sleeping bags who can drop ship to my U.S. customers. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks!