Delicious And Nutritious Kids Finger Foods For Your Next Camping Trip

Kids can be picky eaters, but when you add fresh air and activity to the mix you end up with children who need something nutritious and hopefully healthy to eat on a camping trip. Ideally these foods will let Mom and Dad also enjoy their downtime in the great outdoors. So what you need is…

It’s Time to Make Those Camping Reservations

The month of February is still cold and snowy throughout most of Michigan but it’s also the month when people start making those summer camping reservations. Most of our member parks are ready and waiting to help you plan your family vacation or maybe several short weekend trips. To some, it may seem early but…

Best Marinade Recipes For Camping Meals

Camping is a fun time and it’s nice to have an easy to use marinade for your meats when you’re camping. You can also use some marinades for vegetables as well. Here are some basic recipes that you can adjust to your own preferences. Basic Meat Marinades In a container with a covered lid (plastic…

Tips for Group Camping in Michigan

Camping is one of the activities that people like to enjoy in groups. Fortunately, our Michigan member campgrounds are happy to accommodate your group and the variety of camping vehicles you all arrive in. Group camping doesn’t have to be complicated and much of the gear needed can be spread out among the members. One…

Overnight Oats for Easy Camping Breakfasts

The last year or two has shown us a rise in delicious new recipes for an old favorite camping breakfast; oatmeal. The new twist, however, is to make it the night before and enjoy it in the morning without having to cook it. The idea is to add oats, milk, fruit, and seasonings into individuals…

Choosing Sleeping Bags for Your Camping Kids

One of the most common questions new campers have is what type of sleeping bag to buy for their upcoming camping trip. There are so many options to choose from and, in the case of kids’ sleeping bags, some consideration needs to be given regarding how much they will be growing and will they grow…

Fall Camping in Michigan Means Sweet Pumpkin Treats

Fall camping in Michigan is an amazing experience. The gorgeous colors of the leaves and the heady smell of Autumn make for a memorable experience. For campers enjoy cool nights and clear skies well feeling happy to be snuggling back into their hoodies and jeans. It’s also a time for pumpkin flavored everything. Last few…