The ultimate packing list for camping in Canada

Whether it's a weekend getaway or you're heading out on a longer camping trip, you will want to keep this two-page packing list handy. Use it as a guide to create your own or simply print it out and start checking things off.

By Kristen Oelschlagel
Designed by Aimee Nishitoba

The ultimate packing list for camping in Canada
Designed by Aimee Nishitoba

Camping is a great bonding opportunity for families and friends, but it can also make for a relaxing vacation in the great outdoors. However, all it takes is forgetting to pack that one crucial item for your peaceful camping trip to be cut short.

We've compiled a downloadable list of everything you could need for a camping trip and called it The ultimate packing list for summer camping in Canada. Use it as a checklist while you're packing or as a guide to make your own ultimate camping list that suits your needs.

Worried about what to pack when taking the kids camping or bringing the family pet? Don't worry--we've covered that, too!

Being prepared will allow you to relax and enjoy the chirping birds, babbling creeks, and all of those delicious campfire s'mores!

And remember: You can always find more expert tips, campside activities, suggestions about some of the best campgrounds in Canada, and delicious campfire recipes in our expert's guide to Camping in the great Canadian outdoors.

Happy Camping!

Simply click on the image below to begin your download. The list is two pages long. You can print one copy for yourself, and others for families and friends in your group.



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