Great Langdale Walk

Great Langdale Walk

This summer we spent a brilliant five days camping at one of our favourite campsites, Great Langdale in the Lake District. It’s run by the National Trust and is a great family friendly campsite. The facilities have been upgraded since

Tent Review: Coleman FastPitch Air Valdes 4

Tent Review: Coleman FastPitch Air Valdes 4

I’ve been thinking about this review for a while, but I wanted to wait until we’d tried out our new Coleman FastPitch Air Valdes 4 a few times and given it a proper test. After 4 nights of wind and

Review: Catgill Campsite

Review: Catgill Campsite

At the end of last month we finally had the chance to head out on a family camping trip again. It was our first trip this year, in fact it was our first as a family of four. It was

Review: Long Meadow Campsite

Review: Long Meadow Campsite

With many of our trips, the main focus is the location, and this was definitely true of our last camping trip. We had decided to head away for a couple of nights, and as we were taking some extra family

Review: Vango Helix 300 Tent

Review: Vango Helix 300 Tent

Anyone who reads this blog knows that we are massive camping fans, and love heading off with our family tent for a few days under canvas. Up until now, we’ve shied away from smaller backpacking style tents in favour of

Meet the Outdoor Entrepreneurs: Campsited

Meet the Outdoor Entrepreneurs: Campsited

Welcome back to another installment of ‘Meet the Outdoor Entrepreneurs”, the series where I get to know the people and the stories behind some brilliant outdoor businesses. Through this blog, I’ve come into contact with many inspiring people who have

Cheap and Easy Camping Recipes

Cheap and Easy Camping Recipes

Both me and Luke love cooking and, for us, it’s real treat to get the chance to cook outdoors. Every camping trip we try out some new camping recipes, and this summer I particularly focused on cheap and easy meals.

Top tips for enjoying the beach with a toddler

Top tips for enjoying the beach with a toddler

As anyone who reads this blog knows, we are big fans of a staycation. The UK has such a diverse array of landscapes and amazing places to visit, that we’ve barely dented our wishlist. This year we had a brilliant

The Ultimate Lighting Guide for Campers

The Ultimate Lighting Guide for Campers

Since we started camping a few years ago, we’ve amassed an impressive collection of torches, lanterns, head torches and lights. It might not seem important, but decent lighting can make life so much easier when camping. We’ve tried a few

Review: Hickling Campsite, Norfolk Broads

Review: Hickling Campsite, Norfolk Broads

Due to our work commitments it isn’t really an option to take long holidays, so we prefer to nip off for a few days here and there whenever we can. Due to our love of the sea, Norfolk is a