Camping with children

 Ah, camping in the great British outdoors. Sunny skies, rolling green meadows and fresh air washed down with a perfectly-chilled glass of Pinot Grigio. 

Well, that's the dream. But if you've been camping with children before, you'll know (or if you haven't, you may have guessed) that it can provide some unique challenges. Get prepared here.

 
 

Family festivals

Want to go to a festival this summer with your family? Our 2014 guide to festivals has everything you need, from packing lists to tips and the best family fesivals.

Survival guide

Read this collected wisdom on what to know before you go, different locations to consider, a run down on basic camping gear, cooking, and loads more in our survival guide.


Best UK campsites

Want to enjoy a bit of the great outdoors with you family? Make sure you pick the best campsite for you with this top 10 roundup of the most family-friendly places to pitch up, as rated by Mumsnetters. 

Family tents: 5 of the best

Having the right tent can make all the difference when you go camping. Here, we've rounded up the best family tents as rated by users. 


Luxury camping

Not quite ready to fully commit to a rough-and-ready camping trip? We've picked 10 of the best luxury camping holidays that bring the indoors outdoors, from beautiful treehouses to rustic caravans.

10 things to bring when camping with kids

Want to make sure your holiday has less endurance, and more enjoyment? Remember to bring these top 10 extras to ease along any camping trip. 


Top 5 French campsites

Head across the channel and soak up some French culture at the same time as getting back to nature with these top-rated French campsites.

Talk: Camping

If you have questions about camping, or think you could help other users with theirs, pitch up at our camping Talk board and join the discussion. 

Last updated: 22-Apr-2014 at 4:17 PM