A great camping experience requires proper planning and execution. There are certain basic items that are necessary for any camping experience. While most camping facilities provide alternatives and even have shops where you can buy basic items it’s better to buy them and carry the items along.

Duffel Bags

 Most youths have to carry their gear to the camping site and back. That’s why a duffel bag is your best friend since it is versatile, spacious and easily foldable. Duffle bags are attractive and most often tough enough to handle the rigorous of camp life. There are different types of duffel bags in the market depending on your budget, preference, and storage needs.

Shower Buckets

 Most showers are located a considerable distance from the camping tent. That’s why you will most likely need a shower bucket. A shower bucket is used to carry a toothbrush, shampoo, mouthwash, combs, body wash, face soap, washcloth and any other item you might need. Most camping sites sell different types of shower buckets in their shops, though they tend to be of poor quality.

Foam Sleeping Pads

These sleeping pads are ideal because they are lightweight, affordable, comfortable, and also exist in a variety of colors. They owe their popularity to the quality of bunk beds in most camping sites. They have remained one of the highs selling camping essential in nearly ten years. Alternatively, you can also look for the different types of sleeping pads available in the market.

Take-Note Camp Stationery

 The youth camp is the best place for the youths to think through the next stage of their lives. This means they get to do lots of journaling. This includes both their state of mind, expectations but also the overall camping experience. It’s critical that they carry as much stationery items as they need including books, pens, markers, erasers, staplers and staple pins, flip charts and so on.

Name Labels

 This is very critical especially if you are dealing with younger kids or a huge number of youths. Name labels are needed both for the kids but also for the luggage items. This helps to minimize the incidences of loss or damage to items around the campsite.

At the end of the day, the types of items you’ll need to depend on the number of camping days, gender, your budget, as well as the proposed camp activities.