Can you camp for free in Tennessee state parks?

Generally, Tennessee State Parks do not offer free camping. Most parks charge a fee for camping, with rates varying depending on the type of campsite and amenities provided. However, you may find some free dispersed camping options in Tennessee’s National … Read More

What is the best material for camping cooking?

Stainless steel is the most durable, but it’s heavier and prone to hot spots, so it’s best for attentive cooks. Cast iron is extremely durable and cooks beautifully over an open flame, but it’s really heavy and requires special care.

What kind of coffee to take camping?

There are plenty of backcountry coffee options out there—from bulk instant to steeped (where you would soak a packet of coffee grounds like a bag of tea), hand-ground regular coffee to pre-ground disposable coffee pour-overs—but we stuck to single-serve instant … Read More

What do you attach string lights with?

You have two main options when hanging string lights under a rooflike structure: staples or Command hooks. Staples will hold the wires and bulbs securely in place, giving your string light installation a clean look. Where do you hang string … Read More

Is Glamping really camping?

Obviously glamping is camping plus glamour, or glamorous camping. In other words, upscale camping. While the regular thing may be a simple tent and a sleeping bag, glamping typically involves more comfort and luxury. Maybe a camper van or RV. … Read More

What is best minivan for camper?

Chrysler Pacifica. Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid. Honda Odyssey. Kia Carnival. Toyota Sienna. What is the easiest camper van to drive? Class B motorhomes are easy to drive, and they pack amenities into a compact package. They’re typically 17 to 23 feet … Read More

How can I shower without a shower?

BRING A WASHCLOTH. I prefer to use a square of synthetic chamois camp towel because it’s lighter and dries more quickly than cotton. WEAR DEODORANT. USE BAKING SODA AS DRY SHAMPOO. DEODORIZE YOUR SHOES. HAND-WASH YOUR CLOTHES. How do you … Read More