Camping in the rain is seen as a polarizing issue for some people, similar to camping solo. Many campers view camping in the rain as an exciting, raw, and natural experience, while others view it as a cold, drenched, and miserable experience. The iKamper team, based in the greater Seattle area, are definitely fans of camping in the rain. Where we live and often camp, rain is frequently an unavoidable reality and this blog post will give you some expert tips about how you can enjoy rain-soaked camping!
Finally, spring has arrived! It’s the perfect time to go camping and start a new season of adventures with your roof top tent. While spring often shows its most beautiful and breathtaking side, there are other times during this transitional season when nature turns harsh and challenging.
Camping alone might not seem like a natural idea for many, as we often think of camping as anexperience we sharewith friends and family.
We frequently picture camping as acommunalexperience - one where we're huddled around the campfire as night falls, sharing a warm drink and enjoying nature in its purest form while telling stories and fighting off mosquitos.
The team here at iKamper listens to our community, which is key to the R&D process and has been responsible for many new features and design improvements at iKamper. We want to continue to hear from our community so that we can get them what they really need for their adventures.
We are helping theConscious Allianceraise $5,000 so they can hit the road this winter to deliver over 10,000 meals to children in need. As little as $.50 provides one meal, so just a small donation will go a long way in helping the iKamper Team reach our fundraising goal by Black Friday!
Winter camping brings its own benefits (fewer people to compete for camping spots, more space and options to camp, beautiful snow-covered views) and also its own challenges (keeping warm, driving in snow, proper hydration and nutrition).
After you've purchased your new roof top tent and have been camping in it a few times, you know how awesome the adventure is! By now, you've realized that you love this method of camping and the experience it provides, but maybe you've also noticed that there are some adjustments you'd like to make for more comfort.
Many campers and overlanders are already familiar with iKamper roof top tents which are renowned for theirinnovative designs. But how does one get started with a roof top tent, and how do they work? If you are considering buying a roof top tent for your adventures, there are some things you need to know before making a purchase. This guide will help you learn thebasics, like vehicle requirements, mounting a roof top tent, opening and closing a roof top tent, pros and cons of roof top tents, and useful accessories. For more information, check our other blog posts for further reading on roof top tent basics.
To make things easier for you, we've organized the information about each iKamper roof top tent to createThe Ultimate Buyer's Guide! We encourage you to read about each tent so that you can choose the best one for you and your camping needs.