A Tent Camping Checklist will make sure that you have everything needed for the trip. You may be going on vacation, and chances are you are going to be in the middle of nature. This would not be the time to find out that you left something behind, such as your sleeping bag or first aid kit. Even if you think you'll remember, get out a piece of paper and a pencil and start making a Camping Checklist.
Since you are tent camping, your packing lists will be a little different from others. The obvious is that you will need a tent, but also you will need camping equipment, and supplies. Think about the items that you will need and put them on a your tent camping checklists. Sub-categorize your Tent Camping Checklist, giving each a page. This will make it easier to include everything you will need.
Pages that maybe included are:
Camping Equipment Checklist
Camping Supply List
Camping Food List
Camping Packing List
It would be a good idea to purchase containers (large storage size) for the items on each of your list and mark them accordingly. The more you camp the more likely to have items that you use for camping only. We did this ourselves after our first trip.
We not only purchased the items and the containers but also put the checklist for the containers in a clear sheet and taped it to the inside of the lid. This has been a time saver, before each trip, review the lists to make sure the items are in the containers, and replace the items as necessary.
Below are two links that will give you an idea of some of the items on each of these checklists:
Camping Equipment Checklist - includes items that are needed each trip
Camping Supply Checklist - includes items that are replaced each trip
This will be a list that you determine what is included. There will be some basic food items that will taken on every trip and other just for the trip you are about to take.
page goes into more detail as to develop you Camping Food List, which includes
and Recipes. Making you list will assure that you have all of the food with you and can be part of your packing list.
Other checklist that may be useful are Clothing checklist, Packing checklist and Activity checklist. These are list that will be ever changing depending on where you are going, how long you will be gone, and what time of year.
To easily create these list, if you are computer suave is to
create a spreadsheet for each of them and edit them when planning each
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