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Open Thread for November 5!

By SparkLifeNovember 5, 2014
We're pretty sure that it's too cold for camping *cough*no-camping november*cough*, but this campfire sure looks cozy. Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your... More  →
Open Thread for November 5!

Auntie SparkNotes: My Sulky Friend Ruined Our Camping Trip

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 15, 2014
Hi Auntie! Me and four of my closest friends just went on a camping trip to celebrate graduating high school. It was ridiculously... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Sulky Friend Ruined Our Camping Trip

In Defense of Camping

By ContributorNovember 3, 2011
grace_return7 not only likes camping, but she does it often. With boys. We think the boys bit is... More  →
In Defense of Camping

Why Camping is Man's Crappiest Invention

By ContributorOctober 12, 2011
greenbubbly12, where on earth are these compulsory camping trips coming from??—Sparkitors I recently came back from a camping and... More  →
Why Camping is Man's Crappiest Invention

How to Survive a Week in the Wilderness

By ContributorAugust 12, 2011
Flyergirl13 is about to save your city-dwelling BUTT. For more of her hilarity, check out her blog!—Sparkitors Now,... More  →
How to Survive a Week in the Wilderness

Things That SHOULD Come With Your Tent

By Pete CroattoJuly 29, 2010
Though camping sounds great in theory—like communism or Jake Gyllenhaal: action star—it can be massively annoying in practice. Spending three days with... More  →
Things That SHOULD Come With Your Tent

Life According to Ginger: A Family Vacation and My Love/Hate Relationship with Mother Nature

By ContributorJuly 15, 2010
My relationship with Mother Nature can be compared my relationship with my cousin who is going to Yale. Or my other cousin,... More  →
Life According to Ginger: A Family Vacation and My Love/Hate Relationship with Mother Nature

How to Survive an Internet-Free Camping Trip

By ContributorJuly 1, 2010
mj_adams, we have one thing to say: You. Are. A. Genius.— Sparkitors There are a lot... More  →
How to Survive an Internet-Free Camping Trip

Surviving the Family Camping Trip

By Jeff_AlexanderJuly 20, 2009
One summer ritual as old as time itself is the summer camping expedition with the family. Some of you out there might... More  →