No matter your reason for venturing into the great outdoors, here’s the rundown of everything you’ll need Whether you’re heading out into the great outdoors for a music festival, to unplug from city life or just to try something new, it’s always wise to make a list of essential equipment needed for your next camping weekend. Ranging from the obvious to the more obscure, here’s everything you’ll need for your next getaway. Probably the most obvious piece of kit needed for your camping adventures, the tent you choose can make the difference between a comfortable night’s sleep and a waking nightmare. What a tent can offer you really depends on your budget and what you’re doing. Hitting a festival and only need accommodation for the night? A budget tent will probably see you through fine. Anything more strenuous than that might call for something more substantial. Waterproofing is essential, especially for any camping you plan on doing in the UK. You can get an idea of how watertight a tent is by looking out for the ‘hydrostatic head’ label. Ideally you’re looking for something above 1,500mm, as that will keep you protected from heavy rainfall. Another thing to keep in ...