Important Features to Look For When Buying a New Camper

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Owning a small camper or trailer of your own can mean scheduling last minute camping trips without worrying about finding a cabin or other accommodations, and it can also mean camping in rugged and rural areas that cannot fit an oversized motor home, while still enjoying some creature comforts. When you’re ready to shop for a new small or lightweight camper or trailer, you might get a bit overwhelmed with all the features and options you see, so note a few tips on what to look for and how to make your decision.…

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The Pros and Cons of Popular Types of Camping Stoves

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Enjoying a hot meal by the side of the trail is one of the most rewarding pleasures enjoyed during a camping trip, but what kind of stove is best for cooking that meal up? There are several options available, each with its own list of advantages and drawbacks. Here’s a quick overview to help you choose the right one to fit your needs. Canister Stoves Canister stoves are made up of a pre-filled fuel canister and a stove head that can be plugging into the top to regulate the output of gas.…

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Propane or Butane - Which is Best for your Caravan?

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When it comes to choosing caravan accessories, many essentials, such as heaters, cookers and refrigerators are gas-powered.  But what’s the best type of gas to choose: butane or propane?  Read on for a helpful guide. Which is which?  Propane gas is produced as a by-product of the petroleum refining process.  Propane is always sold in red cylinders. Butane gas is a hydrocarbon gas constituent of petroleum and as such is highly flammable.…

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