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Camping in Anasazi Country
is a great way to experience Anasazi country. Camping gives
you a direct connection to the outdoor world that is not easily
achieved through day visits and hotel stays. Cooking, eating, sleeping
and living in the outdoors gives you a whole new perspective about our
wild places. There are a lot of different ways to enjoy camping in
Anasazi country and we will discuss them more fully.
Camping is a great way to experience Anasazi country. Camping gives you a direct connection to the outdoor world that is not easily achieved through day visits and hotel stays. Cooking, eating, sleeping and living in the outdoors gives you a whole new perspective about our wild places. There are a lot of different ways to enjoy camping in Anasazi country and we will discuss them more fully.
Many people car camp as their introduction to other types of
camping like backpacking or float camping. However, most people remain
preferring the advantages car camping offers.
Back packing is both the simplest and most complicated method of going camping. It's the simplest because you don't have very much stuff. You can only take what you can carry and the reality is, that's not very much. For a typical trip you need a tent, sleeping bag, pad, cook stove, cooking gear, food, water, clothing, personal accessories and more. That's what makes backpacking the most complicated way of going camping. You somehow have to figure out how to get all of the above into a small pack that you can reasonably carry out the downtown.
Well, it can be done and lots of people love it. However, successful
backpacking requires skills and equipment that are best acquired
through personal experience.
This site is primarily geared toward car camping but you will find a
lot of practical backpacking advice mixed in throughout the site.
Float camping is a great way to experience camping in Anasazi country.
fantastic camping float opportunities on the major rivers of the
There are amazing flat water and white water float camping
opportunities for kayakers and
rafters. The type of boat you are in will dictate what type of camping
you need to take. Most kayaks have little if any space or gear and
camping in these boats is
similar to ultralight backpacking, unless they have a support boat that
carries gear for them. A raft
can often take as much gear as a car campers can, allowing for very
comfortable float camping. Although most of the camping advice we
provide is aimed at car
campers, much of what we discuss can be applied to float camping as
Next - Selecting A Campground
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