Ultimate Camping Checklist In 2022

Use this handy camping checklist to make sure you don’t forget anything.

I’ve linked to buyer guides for best buys and today’s deals.

This is a comprehensive list so I don’t expect you to pack everything on this list!

Setting Up Camp


Camping Furniture

Campsite Cooking

Clothing & Footwear

  • Shoes/ boots/ Wellingtons
  • Shower shoes/flip flops
  • Trousers/skirt/belt
  • Shorts
  • T-shirts
  • Jumpers
  • Socks/Underwear
  • Sun hat
  • Pyjamas
  • Rain gear – Waterproof Poncho
  • Swimming kit

Personal Items

  • Towels/face cloth
  • Soap/shampoo/shower gel
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Razor
  • Comb/brush
  • Sunscreen/chapstick
  • Toilet paper
  • Personal medications

Electrical Items

  • Camera/battery/memory card
  • Books/magazines
  • Cards/games/toys
  • Frisbee/Ball
  • Tablet/Laptop/Charger
  • Mobile phone/Charger
  • Portable Charger
  • Radio
  • Guidebooks/maps
  • Compass/GPS
  • Bikes/helmets
  • Electric hook up cable

Trip Planning

  • Maps/directions
  • Reservation details
  • Notepad/pen
  • Details of nearest Drs/A&E

Useful Camping Items / Gadgets

Camping Buyer’s Guides

Help ease your shopping with our in-depth buying guides for your next camping purchase.

Camping Furniture (Chairs, Tables, Sofas)

Sleeping (Camp Beds, Sleeping Bags)

Cooking / Kitchen


Roof Racks & Bags

More Camping Products / Guides

Your Camping Checklist

There’s something you always forget when packing for a camping trip. Use our handy camping checklist to make sure you don’t forget anything important.

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Dominic Sawyer

Dominic has been writing on the web since 2000. He has a BSc (Hons) degree in Biological Sciences from Nottingham University and his research thesis has been published in journals. With a foundation in painstaking research he found his passion for travel and has worked in the sector for 20 years. He has written a book about travel and has extended his expertise to consumer research across the travel and leisure sector.