- Play a Board Game. It doesn’t matter if you’re tent camping or RV camping, you can always sit down and fire up a board game.
- Visit a Local Town.
- Read a Good Book.
- Play “I’m Going on a Picnic…”
- Go Hiking in the Rain.
- Make a Campfire.
- Tell Stories.
- Play Card Games.
Can camping in the rain be fun?
Though it might seem like a bummer at first, camping in the rain can bring you closer to the people on your trip. It’s the perfect opportunity to bond and share stories without the distractions of daily life, especially if you’re all huddled in a tent together.
How do you make the best out of camping in the rain?
- Find the Right Tent Site. Choose a campsite with a little elevation that’s not beside a river or lake.
- Light Up the Night.
- Create an Outdoor Living Room.
- Power (Food) to the People.
- Layer Up.
- Opt for Orange.
- Hang Up, Then Hang Out.
- Add a Bivy Bag.
What should I bring for camping if it rains?
Make sure you bring any waterproof gear you have. A rain jacket and rain boots are essentials for camping in the rain and staying warm. If you don’t have any waterproof gear with you when it’s raining, there are some ways to improvise in order to keep yourself dry. You can make a poncho out of a trash bag if necessary.
How do you take a tent down in the rain?
Take your inner tent down first and keep it separate so it stays dry. Shake as much water off the rest of it as much as possible. Ideally, you should wait for it to dry before packing it away, though this isn’t always possible. If not, don’t worry too much – it’s not the end of the world.
How can I have fun while camping?
- Hike A Short Trail.
- Hike A Challenging Trail. Step up your game and hike a challenging trail like Angel’s Landing in Zion National Park.
- Have A Bonfire.
- Roast S’mores.
- Go Fishing.
- Go Swimming.
- Enjoy Photography or Videography.
Is it OK to be out in 100-degree weather?
If the outside temperature is between 90 and 105 F, it can cause heat cramps. If between 105 and 130 F, heat exhaustion can occur. If above 130 F, it can cause heat stroke. When things reach this point, there can be loss of consciousness, skin can turn red, there can be nausea, vomiting, dizziness, and other symptoms.
Do pop up tents work in the rain?
Pop up tents in the rain and wind Pop up tents are waterproof in fair weather. However, they aren’t designed to hold up to harsh weather – particularly if there are strong winds and heavy rain. Some pop up tents do perform better than others however.
Where do you put your tent in a thunderstorm?
Ideally, you should pitch your tent away from trees and in a lower-lying area that isn’t at risk of flooding, like a shallow depression. Camping directly on a ridgeline or under a tree puts you at greater risk of lightning strike, as do these other locations.