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Campground Recommendations

Find the best campsites in the midwest using our state and county guides! We’ve scoured the earth and sifted through the rubble to find the most unique state parks, county campgrounds, family-run RV park, and leisurely glamping experiences for you and your family to enjoy the summer sun, fall breeze, or crisp winter air.

Focused around counties in the midwest, our campground recommendations, and state park guides can save you the trouble of hours of research to even tell if the RV park allows tent camping! You’re already one step closer to the best camping near Chicago, Milwaukee, Indianapolis, and more!



Latest Campsite Recommendations

2 Best Campgrounds for Kendall County Camping | Camping Near Oswego, IL

2 Best Campgrounds for Kendall County Camping | Camping Near Oswego, IL

Looking for places to go for Kendall county camping can be difficult since, like most of northwestern Illinois , camping near Oswego can be like camping in farmland. Luckily the Fox River offers unique topography and fresh experience for those looking...
2 Best Champaign County Campgrounds | Camping Near Champaign, Illinois

2 Best Champaign County Campgrounds | Camping Near Champaign, Illinois

For students and townies looking to escape the campustown life, try camping near Champaign! Just a short drive away lies two of Illinois' best campgrounds. Enjoy a hikers paradise or more private offerings in these campsites below! 1. Middle Fork...
2 Best Places for Camping in DeKalb IL | Camping Near Rochelle, IL

2 Best Places for Camping in DeKalb IL | Camping Near Rochelle, IL

With one of Illinois' largest state parks and a great county forest preserve, we have found two great options for camping in DeKalb, IL. Enjoy the Muskie Capital of Illinois or relive your scouting days in an old scout camp for your next weekend getaway!...

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Gear Guides

There’s nothing more important than high-quality gear when it’s all that stands between you and the elements. We focus on finding gear with great value – something that won’t break the bank or while you’re out on the trail!

Dive into our gear guides to find the best tents, tent stoves, and ultralight specific gear recommendations!



Latest Gear Guides

3 Light & Ultralight Titanium Tent Stoves to Keep You Warm

3 Light & Ultralight Titanium Tent Stoves to Keep You Warm

When it comes to choosing an ultralight backpacking stove that lets you live off the land AND stay warm, titanium tent stoves are the way to go! We've scoured the market to find the four best lightweight stoves to keep the weight low and the heat high!...
4 Sturdy Open Fire Kettles

4 Sturdy Open Fire Kettles

One of the best parts of camping is building a fire to cook with. Open fire kettles can be placed right on top of the coals or fire so that you don't need a stove or other specialized equipment to enjoy your tea, coffee, or water boiled meal! Overview...
5 Foolproof & Secure Camping Grill Baskets

5 Foolproof & Secure Camping Grill Baskets

Overview Grill Baskets are a tried and true method to grill almost any food over the open fire. We've collected the best camping grill baskets on Amazon for you to make the perfect chicken, fish , grilled cheese, roast veggies, and more next time...

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We want to spread everything we know so that you don’t learn the hard way (like we did)! In our blog, you’ll find campground reviews, year-end roundups, and more curated lists outside our county focused campground recommendations!


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