10 Backyard Camping Activities


You don't have to go a long way to have a lot of fun.
You don't have to go a long way to have a lot of fun.
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You don't have to go far from home to experience all of the fun of a camping trip. In fact, you don't have to travel farther than your own backyard. Instead of loading your car full of gear, food and games and trekking miles to a remote location in the woods, you can carry some stuff outside and set up camp. Here are some of the most fun, easy and inexpensive ways to enjoy a camping trip in the comfort of your own backyard.