S’mores and campfires, starry skies and morning bird songs. Camping is a wonderful way to spend time in the wilderness. This guide explains how to get the most out of your camping trip, no matter the location, the weather, or the company. Discover how to plan for a weekend or multi-week adventure, along with packing tips and camp cooking advice. Other topics covered include choosing a campsite, using maps and compasses, how to beat the bugs, camping with kids and dogs, and canoe and kayak camping. Comprehensive with lots of illustrations and a dash of humour – another camping essential.