Camping Reflections

Camping season is officially upon us! Did you know that June is National Camping MonthI truly believe that spending time outdoors cleanses the soul. I encourage others to get outside as much as possible and explore the beauty of Mother Nature and one way to do that is by going camping! 

While our tent and sleeping bags will remained packed away until little missy is a bit older, I look forward to the day that I can introduce her to the great outdoors.But until then, I will celebrate this amazing month by sharing and reflecting on my favourite To & Fro camping posts

From memories and recipes, to safety tips and activities, I hope these posts will inspire you to get outside and connect with Mother Nature this summer.  

National Camping Month

Camping Memories


Favourite Camping Memories  //  I have many amazing camping memories, but these are 3 of my favourite. 

Backcountry Hike to Eagle Lake, Alaska (Summer 2011)  // Our first taste of camping in Alaska.

Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska (Summer 2011)  //  What a way to ring in my 25th.

Camping at Eagle Lake, Alaska

Disconnecting in Algonquin (Summer 2014)  //  The start of a yearly tradition.

You'll Find Me in the Trees of Algonquin (Summer 2015)  //  Pushing them outside of they comfort zone.

Canoeing in Algonquin Provincial Park

Reasons to Go Camping


8 Reasons to Get Outside  //  Nature is good for the soul. Period. 

10 Reasons to Go Camping  //  You shouldn't even need 1, but here are 10 reasons to plan a trip.

5 Camping Activities  //  You've planned the trip, not what do you do?

Camping at Canisbay, Algonquin Provincial Park

Camping Safety


Favourite Camping Gadgets  //  Because camping wouldn't be camping without the gadgets. 

Camping With Your Dog //  Make sure your four-legged friend is safe and has fun! 

Camping in Bear Country  //  Because you can never been too careful. 

Camping with Your Dog

Camping Food


Tips for Planning a Camping Menu  //  The food is a top priority on our camping trips. 

Favourite Camping Recipes  //  A few of our go-to food and drink recipes. We don't mess around.

Camping Recipe: Campfire Chili Cheese Fries  //  Winner winner, chicken dinner.

Camping Recipe: Philly Cheesesteak   //  A camping trip fave.

Camping Recipes

Whether you are a seasoned back-country explorer, prefer the comfort of an RV or are a glamping pro, National Camping Month is the perfect excuse to gather your friends and family and enjoy the great outdoors!

Do you have any camping plans this summer? I'd love to hear about them!

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