Camping is the vacation that every child longs to go on. I mean, what could be more exciting or more enjoyable than spending a week or two living out in the wilderness? The US is home to some astounding natural sights. From mountain regions to lakes, the US has it all. It’s the amazing locations here, that make the US, a camping lover’s dream.
While most kids love the idea of camping, campfires, smores, and the great outdoors aren’t always enough to tempt us adults. The problem is, we like our home comforts. And so, the idea of spending time out in the wilderness isn’t all that appealing to us. The good news, however, is that just because you opt to go camping, that doesn’t mean you have to give up your home comforts.
Thanks to advancements in technology, there are pieces of tech that can make camping much more enjoyable. Want to know what these are? Keep reading, as all is about to be revealed.
Self-inflating air beds
Gone are the days where you would have to spend what felt like hours puffing into an air bed to get it to inflate. Today, thanks to advancements in technology, there are lots of self-inflating air beds on the market. There are also electric air beds. However, if you’re staying in the middle of nowhere, the chances are you won’t have access to electric hookup. Although, even campsites in national parks like Yellowstone, offer electric hookup. That being said, before buying an electric air bed, it’s best to call and check with the campsite that they offer electric.
If you’re someone who despises the idea of going to the toilet al fresco, an on-the-go toilet could be ideal for you. These come in all shapes and sizes. From toilets that are a bucket with a seat, to loos that have a flush, there are plenty of options. You can even get toilet tents. These are mini pop up tents that go over the top of the toilet and create a private space for doing your business.
Motorhomes and trailers
Of course, one of the best technological advancements when it comes to camping are motorhomes and trailers. These are practically homes away from home. From pop out beds to effective heating, all the best RVs have everything that you could possibly need. Of course, they don’t come cheap, but if you’re smart about it, you can get some fantastic deals on quality RVs.
Solar power isn’t just a great source of renewable energy; it’s also fantastic for outdoor adventures. From being able to charge your phone using solar power to being able to charge up lights and torches, solar power is incredibly useful. You can even use it to boil a kettle, if you’ve got a solar powered kettle, that is.
Hopefully, these pieces of technology will help you to ensure that your next family camping trip is more enjoyable. There are lots of ways you can make camping more comfortable, thanks to advancements in tech.