The 25 Finest Tenting Gear and Equipment 2022: REI, Marmot, Sea to Summit and Extra


If 2022 is the year for more outdoor fun and adventure, then pack the best camping gear and accessories. When I was young I thought camping was about “roughing it”. As teenagers, my sister and I went to Assateague Island on the Maryland coast. We hid from mosquitoes and slept on the bare ground in a small two-person tent. “Camping is supposed to be uncomfortable!” I said to myself as I tossed and turned all night.

It turns out you don’t have to put up with terrible camping conditions. With the right camping gear, you can spend days in nature and nights under the stars without sacrificing the quality of your sleep. If you plan on camping often, invest in essential camping gear like sleeping bags, sleeping pads, and camping tents that provide protection and warmth. Additionally, camping equipment such as stoves, coolers, camp chairs and coffee makers will add indulgence and luxury to your experience. Whether you like the simplicity of cooking over a campfire or want to enjoy all the comforts of home while you’re out in the woods, you’ll find the right camping gear for your needs. Just believe me: don’t skimp on a sleeping pad.

Whether you’re looking for camping essentials for beginners or premium camping gear for the camp master in your life, this list has products you’ll want to pack. From outdoor gear brands like Patagonia, Kelty, Sea to Summit and Marmot and more, you can find these products at major retailers like REI, Backcountry and Amazon to help you live your best life in the wilderness. Remember to always clean up after your campfire pits and follow the “leave no trace” principles.

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