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Cabin Fever Camping Dreams

With April quickly coming to a close and the Covid-19 moratorium on camping still in place, we thought you might enjoy photos of some of our favorite campsites and camping destinations.  Hopefully they will give you a little hope that you will be out there camping soon and once again become a Master of the […]

State Park COVID-19 Closures

Several of the state parks throughout the United States are closed or operating with limited availability and services. The following list includes states that are closed or have limited public access to their state parks. Other states (not listed) currently have many parks open for public use. California All 280 California State Parks have temporarily […]

U.S. National Park Status COVID-19

The U.S. National Park Service has either closed or limited access to many of the National Parks in an effort to help contain the spread of COIVD-19 (Coronavirus).  Those that remain open are waiving entrance fees, but with limited operations and services within the park. These include the closures of public buildings such as visitor […]

California State Parks Closes All Campgrounds

California State Parks announced today (March 17) the temporary closure of all campgrounds in the state park system to support state and local efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Non-campground outdoor areas of the state parks, including trails and beaches, will remain open. Restrooms will also remain open in non-campground areas. Guided tours, […]

Handy Camping Apps

With the advent of technology, we humans have made a lot of things easier for ourselves. There are a lot of apps that have been developed to assist us in our outdoor endeavors. Having an app or two that can assist you in things like navigation, weather reports and keep you safe is a good […]

The Best Campgrounds Near Bridgeport

Our list of the best campgrounds near Bridgeport include beautiful camping locations near some of the best fishing in the Sierra Nevada. In fact, Twin Lakes holds the California State record for the largest brown trout, and it’s not a bad place to practice your photography! Bridgeport is located in a spectacular alpine valley in […]

White Sands National Park Camping & Oryx Spotting

White Sands National Park camping offers the opportunity to pitch a tent in a vast, wonderful playground of brilliant white gypsum dunes. It is also recently became America’s 62nd National Park on December 19, 2019! The campground features 10 “walk-to” (primitive) campsites set among the glistening gypsum dunes and beneath spectacular starry nights. All campsites are […]

Best Campgrounds Near Mt. Hood

Some of the best campgrounds near Mt. Hood include 13 that circle the magnificent dormant volcano in the Cascade Range about 50 miles east-southeast of Portland. Mt. Hood is a potentially active volcano and is Oregon’s highest mountain at about 11,250 feet. It’s covered by snow year round and is home to 12 glaciers and […]

Get a Campsite Availability Notification with Campsite Assist

Campsite Assist is the best way to get a campsite availability notification for campgrounds throughout the country.  Campsite Assist is a user-friendly app that will continuously scan for available campsites at the campground and for dates you want to camp. You’ll then be notified via text & email once a campsite becomes available. The notification […]