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Outdoor Camping Direct wants to make sure that enthusiasts of the outdoors enjoy amazing expeditionary experiences.

Whether you’re camping with family or entering the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme, we’ve compiled a selection of equipment essentials that are effective, simple to use and affordable.

Everything from easy-to- pitch tents and comfy sleeping bags, to durable rucksack and vital camping accessories are right here, with great discounts on the best brands on the market to help you enjoy an amazing excursion.

Before diving in on our selection of products, we have prepared a list to make your life easier and help you choose better. And it all starts with choosing a good rucksack for backpacking. After that, it comes to you as to what things to put in it, however you should have in mind that you will also be the one to do all the carrying, so might want to consider essential camping equipment and camping supplies.

Our experts have compiled a list of minimum required when it comes to both clothing, as well as personal kit, so you will be prepared to face any situation. For example, one change of clothes for every day might be a little overdoing it as you will not need it, but you do need to have basics and base layers to ensure the proper level of comfort.

The list is as follows:

Personal clothing:

-          T-shirt / Base layers

-          Fleece / Mid layers

-          Walking trousers / Shorts – a convertible pair are the best of both worlds!

-          Underwear

-          Waterproof jacket / Outer layer

-          Waterproof trousers

Personal kit:

-          Rucksack – the capacity is of your choosing as it should be strongly related to the activity you plan on using it for

-          Tent

-          Sleeping bag

-          Sleeping mat

-          First aid kit

-          Torch

-          Towel

-          Eating utensils

-          Matches

-          Cooking equipment

-          Food and snacks

-          Water bottle

-          Map

-          Compass

-          Watch

For all of these not to overcome you during your trip we must insist on the idea of finding the right backpack. You don’t want to end up in pain or continuously adjust your straps, do you?

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