Matadorians are fired up on camping for many reasons: as a way to get closer to nature and wild spaces, as a cheap option for accommodation during travel, as a path living more simply.

We’ve got guides on the best campsites in Patagonia, stories of camps pitched during backcountry visa runs, advice for how to live and camp out of your car, and picks for the gear you’ll need when you’re out under the rain fly.

Camping Articles

Guide to epic wildlife viewing along Utah’s Flaming Gorge-Uintas scenic byway

by Cathryn Hoyt

Meet the man who quit his job to hike across Norway with his dog

by Morgane Croissant

8 contingencies to plan for on a multi-day backpacking trip

by Rory Moulton

North America’s Galapagos: 5 outdoor adventures on California’s Santa Cruz Island

by Kristen Bor

Camping in Argentina’s remote wilderness is unbelievable. These photos explain.

by Karin-Marijke Vis

15 epic things Canadians need to do this summer

by Morgane Croissant

The books that Chris McCandless and Cheryl Strayed took on the road

by Ailsa Ross

Discover your own Machu Picchu: Choquequirao, Peru

by Hal Amen

5 reasons to go motorcycle camping

by Rory Moulton

9 tips for finding seclusion in a tourist hotspot

by Christi Helen

5 outdoor living setups for summer [pics]

by Dwell

Winter Airstream camping and riding Mt. Baker

by Kathryn Nichols

How to pack food for the backcountry

by David Miller

The travel writer’s conundrum: To reveal a place or not?

by Carlo Alcos

All mesh and sky in this Stargazer tent

by Shane Townsend

Lucid dreams and the wilderness effect

by Ryan Hurd

Time lapse Oregon

by Joshywashington

Ice bears and Arctic winds in Svalbard

by Cody Forest Doucette
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