Welcome to Trekaroo’s Ultimate Guide to Camping with Kids. Whether your family’s been camping since you were a child or you are brand new to it, here are tips from real moms and dad who reflect every style of camping. From practical tips, to campaign recipes, to family-friendly campground reviews. You’ll find quick links to all of Trekaroo’s best family camping advice.
Family Camping Tips
Tips For Camping with a Baby or Toddler
Packing Smart – How to Pack a Whole Camping Kitchen into a Single Box
How to Score a Campground Spot at Popular National Parks
Looking for complete coverage of our national parks? Explore them all on our National Parks with Kids page.
Check out our Camping Pinterest boards!
Thinking about making your family’s camping adventure a full-time endeavor? Our friends at Crazy Family Adventure have been doing it for years! Check out this amazing resource which goes over everything you need to know about full-time RV living with kids.
Camping Gear Recommendations
There are more camping gear out there than baby gear! Now that’s saying a lot. Trekaroo families share their favorite camping gear to help cut through the clutter.
Car Camping Gear Guide
Tips for Different Camping Styles
Camping isn’t just about pitching a tent and roughing it out. There is a camping style to fit just about every type of traveler from the keep it simple outdoor adventurer tun mom and dad to the luxury travel family. Here are camping tips from mom’s and dad’s who fall across the entire colorful spectrum of family camping.
Unique Camping Alternatives (Treehouses, yurts, and more!)
How to have a great RV Family Vacation – RV Camping Tips
Camping Road Trip Made Easy in a Jucy Camper
Best family-friendly Campgrounds
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- CA/OR Coastal Border
- Central Coast
- Eastern Sierra
- Western Sierra
- Inland Empire
- Kings Canyon NP
- San Francisco
- SoCal (no reservations)
- SoCal Beaches
- SoCal (glamping)
- Yosemite (reservations only)
- Yosemite (No reservations)
THE PLAINS & MIDWEST
MID ATLANTIC & NEW ENGLAND
- Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, MD
- Great Smoky Mountains NP
- Jersey Shore
- New England
- New York
- Washington D.C.