Each year many families make a trip to go camping. Research found that the vast majority of those who camped were planning, on average, 4.9 camping trips. In addition, about 66 percent of those surveyed had planned on making more than three times per year. In addition, 87 percent of those who went camping participated in many different outdoor activities. Here are three great ideas for your family to take part in the next time you camp.
- Swimming: Whether it be in pools or lakes, swimming is an activity often done during camping trips. Camp resorts often feature swimming pools, if there are no bodies of water nearby. Swimming is not only a fun activity, it is also one of the best full body exercises there is. Campgrounds with a pool are great for adding a fun activity to your next camping trip.
- Kayaking: In certain situations, kayaking can be done during a camping trip. However, it is common to not want to go out and spend hundreds on an expensive kayak. Luckily, many local camping sites offer kayak rental services. Kayaking is a great way to explore water with groups of people. Local camping sites will also require you and your family to all wear life jackets while out in the water.
In closing, local camping sites offer much more than staying in a tent. These resorts often feature hiking trails with much to see and explore. Many campgrounds feature swimming pool that are great for families not wanting to swim in natural water. And if it’s just you and your sweetheart, you’ll have plenty of chances to impress with your camping style. There are facilities with access to kayak rental equipment for another fun idea on the water.