How to Have an Indoor Camping Experience

Want to go on a camping trip without leaving your house?

Dreaming of roasting marshmallows to golden-brown perfection without the campfire?

With a few simple “ingredients,” you can turn an ordinary room into a land of adventure.

In this article I’ll show you how to create a fun camping experience inside your home.Fun with kids: Pitch a tent, toast s'mores, and tell fun camp stories with your kids on your indoor camping adventure.

Why Indoor Camping?

I like indoor camping because it’s a fun activity that all four of my children, ages 1 to 11, can take part in. Moreover, it can be done any time of the year, regardless of the weather.

Put up a tent, roast some s’mores, tell a few good stories and you’ll have a great evening-long activity.

Not sure how to pull all that together? Read on and you’ll see it’s not so complicated.

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