Explore Nature -- Camp!

Sometimes spending a day in the wilderness isn't quite enough to truly capture the feeling of a special place. Sure, you see some amazing views or go on an unforgettable hike. But to get the full experience, you yearn to see the dark, starry skies. To listen to the yips of coyotes. To watch the sun rise on a silent, dewy morning.

Camping in the great outdoors transforms a regular old road trip into an epic experience. So pack up your tent or hitch up the fifth wheel — adventure awaits.

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A short video featuring a group of friends camping in a national park.

A man and a woman sit in camping chairs next to a campfire

Find a Campground -- Let’s Go!

There are hundreds of NPS campgrounds to choose from. Which one will you pick?

Three women sit at a picnic table eating and laughing. A tent is in the background.

Frontcountry Camping

Also known as car camping, frontcountry camping offers a variety of amenities and experiences.

A man and a woman carry backpacks while hiking

How To Camp

Camping is easier than you think. Learn how to live out under the stars.

Last updated: November 19, 2018

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