Depending upon how you plan to camp – RV, tent or backpacking – you may want to rethink what you pack and bring with you. The lighter you pack, the easier it will be to keep track of everything and carry it to and from your campsite.
For decades, camping in the forest preserves has been available only to organized groups—until now.
Don’t leave home without these five handy camping gadgets. You’ll have all the important conveniences of home without tons of bulky equipment.
With a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.
Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.
Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.
With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.
If you’re planning a road trip to a new camping destination this summer, gas up. Here are a few of America’s best for you to explore.
Don’t let the summertime blues get you down. There are lots of ways to beat that boredom if you just let your creativity soar. Here are a few fun ideas to get you started.
10-year-old girl Allison Spahr died after a tree fell on her family’s tent during a storm in Devil’s Lake State Park.
Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.
With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.
Chicago shows that the best gift for Father’s Day 2013 is partaking in a family-friendly event.
This “Best Of” list offers options to explore the abundant wilderness in and around South Florida, while enjoying the comforts of home or a hotel.
The Cook County Forest Preserve District wants more people consider it as a camping option.
Chicago might be a big city, but its wilderness isn’t far away. Campgrounds in the area offer amenities beyond the raked dirt patch of your childhood — they’re offering wireless Internet, planned children’s activities and swimming pools. These are the area’s best, boasting everything from ball courts to air conditioned cabins. Oh, and they’ve got places for your tent, too.
Camping is a fun and affordable way to spend quality time with your family. Here are some tips for a successful camping trip.
Camping for Chicago area residents soon may not have to mean a long drive to Wisconsin or a more remote part of Illinois.
A California preacher says Saturday is the end of the world, but some Chicagoans are skeptical, even though billboards are posted locally to reinforce the end-of-the-world warning.
Take a break from the hectic city and get outdoors! Located only a couple hours from Chicago, these spots below are a quick cure your cabin fever. Ferne Clyffe – State Park Rt.37, P.O. Box […]