What do you buy the camper in your life for Christmas? What do you put on your own present wishlist? Have a look at these lovely ideas – from motorhome Lego to a portable camp washing ‘machine’.
Sometimes you just want to escape! Thinking about wild camping can be more fun than the actual experience…unless you get the equipment right. There’s no better way to enjoy it than taking minimum kit and a reliable bivvy bag or hammock. read more
Now the Brashers have let us down, which hiking or walking boots should we buy? We’ve been tramping in the Lake District to find the lightest, waterproof boots. Found them too! read more
Which are the very best campervans, compact caravans and trailer tents? We’ve looked at all the latest models and compiled a comprehensive guide to what to choose.
Why stop camping just because it’s winter? Lots of campsites stay open all year, and you’ll get to visit beautiful places without the summer crowds. Here’s our guide to staying cosy, with winter campsite recommendations from readers. read more
An instant barbecue that doubles as a camping gas cooker? How perfect that sounds. People seem to love the Cadac, so we’ve given it a try too. See what we thought. read more
We’ve taken a close look at what’s available in quick to pitch tent systems – inflatable, pop-up and quick-erect poles – and compiled our findings into an easy guide for campers. read more
Down’s lovely, but it’s better on ducks and geese than in our jackets. So, we’ve been checking out the best alternatives to down jackets for warmth, lightness and packability.
There’s not a lot of innovation going on in the world of gas camping stoves (unlike woodburning versions), so we were excited to try out the new Campingaz Xcelerate. What did we make of it? read more
Missing the company of your cat when you go camping? You don’t have to. Read our guide to camping with cats and see what other feline-friendly campers get up to read more
Clever tips and cooking equipment to make campsite meals easy and fun. From using less gas to carrying eggs; from keeping pans clean to unsalting the too-salty! read more
Camping equipment to make you smile – sometimes wryly! Have a look at what we’ve been testing for our tent and campervan kits. read more
Which are the best BPA-free water carriers for camping? We know! See what we’ve tested and check out our favourites for campervanners and backpackers. read more
Which is the best sleeping bag for general camping? We’ve been testing lots of sleeping bags and come up with the top lightweight, small-pack picks for three-season campers. read more
We’ve been asked to review a few camping and outdoors thingies recently that, while fantastic in some ways, we’d like you NOT to buy. Why? Because we think camping is about listening to the birds and looking at the stars! read more
Turn your backseat into a bed, charge your phone while you cook, turns a car backseat into a bed or light your campfire in a storm…more cool and quirky camping kit find for you. read more
Have we found the perfect camping chairs? Comfy, supportive, light and sag-free. We think so! The best chairs for eating and lounging. read more
If you’re a camper or campervanner who opts for a pitch with electricity, you can make the most of your hook-up with a portable stove. Find out about the options – from Remoska to induction hobs and even a portable microwave. read more
We’ve been promising to review the Lotus Grill ever since we thoroughly road-tested the Cobb. So here we are. Did it prove to be smokeless? Did it really only take three minutes to get to cooking temperature? read more
Roaming charges are gone…almost! But it’s not quite so simple. Here’s our guide to getting online in Europe. read more