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3 Tips for Camping in a Cabin for The First Time

3 Tips for Camping in a Cabin for The First Time

Camping is a great summertime activity enjoyed by many. It’s a fun way to get outdoors and spend time with friends and family without the distraction of digital devices. If you’ve been eager to go camping, but don’t know where to start, consider cabin camping. 

If you’re a first-time camper, here is some helpful information to get you all set to start cabin camping:

Is Camping in a Cabin the Same as Luxury Camping? 

It’s important to note that although walls and a solid roof protect you from inclement weather conditions, you’re still “roughing it” and making sacrifices as you would if you were tent camping. Luxury camping is different because you have access to a lot more amenities, similar to a hotel, then you would while camping in a cabin. 

However, while staying in a cabin, you still have to bring a lot of your own supplies, such as food to cook, towels, and other activities to keep you occupied. Cabin staying is a great way to unwind and take a break from feeling stressed.

Pack Your Camping Essentials 

Everyone has different needs, that’s why it’s a great idea to create a packing list for yourself, so you don’t forget anything important. Think about packing items for inclement weather, for swimming if there is a lake and even extra towels! You can also ask your friends and family for their camping tips to help relieve the stress of packing. Your campsite will be more than happy to answer any of the questions you may have. To help you start your packing checking out our previous blog post. 

Plan Activities Beforehand

Learn about your camp sight before traveling to it. Can you hunt or fish? Is there water activities you can participate in? Is the campsite easy to explore? If you’re traveling with kids, it would be beneficial to look up what your camp sight offers before putting together your own games and activities. You can also pre-plan your days and make a camping itinerary, so you and your family won’t miss out on any activities during your stay.

Plan a Memorable Trip 

If you’re looking to plan a memorable trip to the Northern Ontario area, Mattice Lake Outfitters is the premier destination. Learn how to plan your trip by calling 1-800-411-0334 today! 

What to Wear & Bring on Your Canoe Trip

What to Wear & Bring on Your Canoe Trip

Canoeing is an exciting sport/recreational activity. It is a great way to connect with nature whilst getting a great upper-body workout. When planning a canoeing trip, it is important to wear the proper clothing and bring the right equipment to ensure a safe and comfortable experience. If you are planning an upcoming canoeing trip, here… Continue Reading