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USEFUL CAMPING GEAR FOR YOUR KIDS

It’s very natural to think about your kids’ safety first before yours. So if you’re thinking of buying camping gears for your kids, here are useful tips on what best suits your kids that’ll not only keep them safe but also make them more comfortable.

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SLEEPING BAGS FOR KIDS

A sleeping bag built for your kids is better since an adult sleeping bag may take longer to warm up. Sleeping bags suitable for children will give your kids the warmth they need. No matter which type of sleeping bag you choose, consider factors like the size of your children, what you’re sleeping on, your shelter and the campsite temperature.

MATTRESSES, STRETCHERS OR COTS

Camping mattress, stretchers and cots provide your kids something to sleep on aside from their sleeping bags. Your choice will depend on your needs and your available space but the big advantage is that they will keep your children off the ground resulting in a night of better sleep.

KIDS’ SHELTER

Buying kids’ shelter is optional. Some kids are comfortable sleeping with their family while others want to be more independent. Get a tent with the best quality and flexibility that’s easy and convenient to use. A separate tent for the kids will also give adults some privacy.

APPROPRIATE CLOTHING

Kids get cold faster than adults, so make sure that they’re wearing the appropriate clothing for every weather condition. Bring their raincoats or waterproof jackets just in case the rain starts to fall.

PROVIDE PERSONAL LIGHTING

Provide your kids with a personal source of lighting to use in your campsite. A headlamp is a fun camping accessory that kids just love.

PERSONAL BELONGINGS

Your kids also have stuff they need, like their water bottles, toiletry items and some games for entertainment will help just in case the weather gets bad.

Think of what your children may need in certain situations. Remember that being prepared is the key to a great trip.

 


 

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Suzy T
suzyt@dinga.com.au

From camping to fishing, to trekking and touring around Australia for lengthy periods of time, Suzy lives it. She also has a passion for pets. Now she is sharing her experiences.