Camping News, Guides, Gear & More

Gear Guides

See All →
two camp chairs facing a forest

20 Important Things You Need To Include on Your Camping Packing List

We’ve all...

Read Article →
Margot and Sadie in front of their camper

Margot’s Favorite Camping Gear

I’ve been RVing full-time since July 2016 in my 17’...

Read Article →
Earles Family

Amanda and Aaron’s Favorite Camping Gear

Five years into full-time RVing, two trucks, one Airstream, a...

Read Article →
dometic cfx cooler review

Find the Best Electric Cooler for You

Electric coolers are incredibly convenient....

Read Article →


See All →

10 Best Places to Camp for Free in California

See the top 10 places to camp for free in California based on reviews from campers in the Campendium community.

5 Star Campground Reviews

See All →
Poche's Fish-N-Camp

The Best Camping of January 2021

Camp Gulf

The Best Camping of December 2020

Denby Point Campground

The Best Camping of November 2020

Camping News

See All →
truck getting towed with an airstream

RV Repairs Advice – Are You Prepared for a Break-Down?

I'll never forget the first major breakdown of my camper. My husband had dropped me at the entrance to Zion...

Read Article →

Supporter Subscription

In addition to helping maintain and improve Campendium, a subscription unlocks features like filtering by cell service and public lands and makes finding a great place to camp even easier.

Become a Supporter

Camping Guides

See All →
truck camper among the trees in florida


The Complete Guide to Free Camping in Florida’s Water Management Districts

From Disney World to popular beach destinations, Florida has a lot to offer its visitors, but...

Read Article →


See All →
the happier camper HC1 fiberflass, modular travel trailer that opens up possibilities like never on to find out why

Endless Possibilities with Happier Camper

Around a decade ago, Derek Michael started up a trailer rental business in Los Angeles. His life had...

Read Article →