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Enjoying the Great Outdoors With The Right Supplies

Posted on: May 14th, 2013 by Quik Shade No Comments


Even though camping is a chance to escape from the luxuries of everyday life, it is still important to be prepared and bring all the things you will need for your comfort and safety.  You wouldn’t want to be stuck in a bad situation without survival tools or to feel sick, cold or hungry.  You can get the experience of “roughing it” while still having a great time with your friends and family. 

The most important thing you can remember to bring is a first aid kit to help you in case anyone is injured.  Anything can happen when you are hiking or doing other camping activities so you need to be able to treat minor injuries.  If anyone in your party is dehydrated or getting overheated in the sun then a shade canopy is a good way to keep them safe while they recover.  Especially in cases where you are camping out in the dry heat of the desert, a tent with a canopy weight to keep it secure is important to protect you from the sun and the dusty wind. 

Aside from all the main things you will need to have with you like a tent, sleeping bag, food and water there are other smaller items that you could forget if you do not add them to your list.  A flashlight or lantern can be crucial to you if you get stuck outside after the sun goes down.  Having a small flashlight with you at all times can help you get back to your tent or portable canopy and avoid a dangerous situation.  Useful tools like a Swiss army knife can come in handy when you need a knife, tweezers or any of the other things it offers.  Remembering your safety when packing for a camping trip can keep you prepared for anything that happens. Connect with Quik Shade on Google+.

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