Camping Saftey

How to stay safe while camping!

Introduction

Have you ever wondered how to stay safe while camping? Have you ever wondered what you need to do in order to prevent certain things from happening while you camped? Well, if you have answered yes to either of these questions, than you should read my poster on how to stay safe while camping.

What To Bring When You Go Camping

Shelter

  • Tent
  • Ground Tarp
  • Extra Stakes
  • Axe/hammer
  • Mat for tent entrance
  • Dust pan/brush

Bedding

  • Sleeping bag
  • Sheets/blankets
  • Pillows
  • Air mattress/cot/tarp
  • Air pump

Cooking

  • Large water jug/bucket
  • Coolers/ice
  • Thermos
  • Stove with fuel/propane
  • Matches/lighters
  • Charcoal/firewood
  • Fire starters/newspaper
  • Paper plates, paper bowls, plastic silverware
  • Paper towels
  • Trash bags
  • Containers for food storage
  • Napkins
  • Plastic Bags

Clothes

  • An outfit appropriate for the weather while you camp
  • Shoes
  • Sweatpants
  • Extra socks
  • Hat
  • Bandanna
  • Jacket/sweatshirt
  • Swim suite/towel

Miscellaneous

  • Sunscreen
  • Chapstick
  • Lantern with fuel
  • Extra batteries
  • Compass/map/GPS
  • Bug repellent
  • Whistle
  • Backpack/fanny pack
  • Sunglasses
  • Pocket knife

Animals You Might Encounter While You Camp

Good Animals

  • Frogs
  • Nonpoisonous snakes

Dangerous Animals

  • Bears
  • Poisonous snakes