30 Ingenious Camping Products for Kids
Camping with kids (even babies) is not only possible, it’s FUN! But to make the venture a pleasant experience for everyone, you’ve gotta have the right gear. We’ve got four boys and we go camping all the time, so I’ve compiled a list of camping items for kids that will knock the hot dog right off your roaster.
Fishing Pole Campfire Roaster
Spice up your hot dog roaster with a fishing pole! Your kids will love this.
Bug Catcher Vacuum
Kids love catching bugs while they are camping. This toy let’s you catch bugs without even touching them. Guaranteed to be a hit.
Walkie Talkie Wrist Watch
My son got these for Christmas and he loves them. They are well-built and my son just grabs a buddy and they have so much fun with these.
Glow in the Dark Slap Band
When you’re sitting around the fire and it’s getting dark, your kids can disappear very quickly. Slap these are their wrists and you’ll know exactly where they are at all times.
Kids Pop-up Play Tent
If you’re tent camping, you’ll want this. Instead of your kids climbing in and out of your tent and getting dirt everywhere, set up a tent just for them.
Just find two trees and voila!
S’mores are tricky and messy. This tool lets your kids pile all the ingredients inside and start cooking. Easy and less mess.
Camping cup holder wall mount
If you have a camper, you’ll want this. Instead of your kids getting tons of cups dirty or using endless amounts of plastic cups, have them hand their cup up on the cup holder. They will only get one cup dirty the entire trip!
Binoculars for Kids
My husband does not like our kids to use his binoculars when we’re camping. So, let them have fun too and buy them a pair of their own.
Portable camping sink
Truth be told, I have never tried this product, but what a genius idea. With 4 1/2 stars on Amazon, you can’t go wrong.
Hours of fun. So simple.
Portable Baby High Chair
When you camp with a baby, you don’t want to set them down in the dirt. This is a lifesaver. Especially during meal time.
Kid-O-Bunk Camping Cot
This would work for a tent or a camping trailer. It saves space and gives you your own space.
Kids’ Hiking Backpack
Why should you have to carry everything when you’re hiking? It includes a whistle and a bungee so they can bring along their favorite stuffed animal.
Pretend Campout Toys
Toddlers like to feel grown up. That’s why they love this camping set with a carrying bag too!
Rocket Fishing Rod
Talk about awesome. Casting feels more like target practice. Now fishing and hunting are one in the same!
Campfire safety is always a concern when camping. This cool campfire cover keeps the embers hot and the fire safe at night. Then it’s ready to start back up in the morning. Plus, you won’t start the forest on fire while you’re sleeping.
Rechargeable Hand Warmers
You never know when the temperatures are going to drop and then you have cold kiddos. These rechargeable hand warmers with keep your kiddos toasty warm all night long.
Collapsible Kids Water Bottle
You need all the space you can get when you’re packing everything for camping. That’s why you’ll love this water bottle.
Hug Sleeping Bag
These are lightweight, portable and therapeutic for kids. They will love sleeping in this at night.
Pop N’ Play Portable Playard
If you didn’t already know, there’s dirt everywhere when you’re camping. This will keep your babies clean and happy the entire trip.
Baby Hiking Backpack
Lifesaver. Now you can actually go on hikes!
Insect Repellent Clip
My kids hate being sprayed with bug repellent. Now you don’t have to.
Glow-in-the-dark Ring Toss
This is a way fun game that your kids will play for hours.
Bee Flashlight, Easy-grip Handle
All the kids want their own flashlight. Problem solved.
This is no joke. These not only work, they work for little girls too.
So Much S’more To Do Book
Your S’mores world is about to be rocked. Check it out.
These are so awesome. Comes in a pack of 12 and adds to the already mesmerizing campfire.
Bow and arrow set
Pocketknives and hatchets make me nervous. But bow and arrows are little bit more safe and hours of fun.
This is a new game similar to Bocce Ball, but specifically for kids. It’s easy and a lot of fun.
What fun products have you used for your kids during camping? Leave your comments below.
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