Winter is upon us, and that means it’s time to return to some of our favorite seasonal outdoor activities, including hiking, snowshoeing, skiing, and more. And if you want to go camping this winter, it’s more doable than you might think — if you prepare, that is. Below, we’ve compiled our top five tips for camping in cold-weather climates. From wearing waterproof clothing to bringing an insulated sleeping pad to packing down snow underneath your tent, there are plenty of ways to prepare for a winter camping trip that will be sure to keep you comfortable (and warm).
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Keep reading for our top tips on cold-weather camping.
1. Make sure you have seasonally appropriate gear.
No matter what time of year you’re going camping, the right gear, from tents to portable stoves, will make all the difference. If you’ll be setting up camp in a