Camping, most people like camping and their favorites like cabin camping, backcountry/backpacking, RV camping, or drive-up campsites. But, other people say hiking is their favorite camping activity, and camping in winter with family is a new wonderful experience together. How about you? This topic will help you to understand about winter camping.
Imagine, everything is still and everything is quiet during the winter, then you camping in the snow, this beautiful blanket will quiet the area and bring to yourself an incredibly peaceful, tranquil, and quiet timeline that you never ever knew before. Do not believe me? Here are some reasons:
1. Avoid the Crowds
Well, this is the first time you go wintertime family camping, it is also like you take an adventure to a whole new world with your family. That is amazing. Everyone has a chance to experience one of the greatest advantages of spending a few nights in the frozen woods. By the way, we avoid the crowds for a while.
2. Campfires in winter camping so wonderful
Campfires are really necessary when you arrive at your campsite- anywhere at night, start your fire before doing any other setup. Plus, campfires are absolutive to warm the cockles of your heart, and there is no better time than winter to experience. In the other hand, If you need heat for cooking then a campfire is provided light and warmth. It can also serve as a beacon, and an insect and predator deterrent. Sure, you’ve probably gone camping before or at least been in the woods. But in the winter, the snow changes everything. So that, campfires will bring more and more extremely fascinating things. In winter, days are shorter, meaning the stars come out quite a bit earlier. We can wake up early in the coastal camp grounds at our national parks to see the stunning views.
Mosquitoes, bugs, or ants are usually a major annoyance. Since mosquitoes can’t stand the cold, you don’t have to worry about it! Winter means no more itchy bites, buzzing in your ears, or you also save the weight on mosquitoes spray. That’s another fantasy of camping in winter.
4. Winter is Camping Season
In Texas, winter is the only time that people go camping without sweating all night. Seemingly everyone knows that using cooler is not necessary Just pop your beers, sodas (or other drinks) right in the snow. That is your time to enjoy when the rest of the country is freezing.
5. A new perspective
The national park- a camping trip in winter offers us the chance of experiencing our national parks in a new light. There is something very calming about a winter scene. There are fewer people around, and the wildlife seems easier to spot during winter. There is nothing like stepping out of your tent in the morning to see a variety of birds and animals.
6. The winter night sky is magnificent
In winter, days are shorter, meaning the stars come out quite a bit earlier. We can wake up early in the coastal campgrounds at our national parks to see and enjoy the stunning views.
Camping in winter is less crowded because of the families who would rather stay indoors and avoid the cold. Compared to camping during the summer, the only thing you will be able to see and hear is the beautiful surroundings and your breathing. This is not quietly air only that also we live in peace, in winter, and in a snow
8. Great activities in winter camping
Who said summer had the best activities? Have you ever tried to skiing and snowboarding! Feel the winter breeze rush through your face as you slide down the snowy mountains! You can’t do that during the summer, can you? Surfing, beach volleyball, and all those summer sports, etc, forget them! Let’s enjoy your winter camping, this is your top propriety for now
9. Learn about survival
Camping in winter is a camping season. No! With campers, they want to get those skills like hunting for food or making their own campfire in the cold to challenge theirself to stay out in the cold weather with their gear. Besides, you will have a chance to learn more throughout your whole winter camping experience. Camping in any season will help you learn more about survival and hunting skills, but camping in winter is “harder” and it will teach you how to be able to adapt to the weather!
For many of us, wintertime family camping is a whole different experience. It brings people more choices on what they need for a winter season. Hopefully, these reasons to go camping in winter above will get you to try it out and get you started on your adventure- camping in winter.