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Making plans to go camping this summer? Check out these tips for a comfortable experience
I did not grow up camping—my parents were not the camping type. When I was eleven years old or so, I talked them into camping at the lake on an island. In my young mind, after a day of boating, we would camp on an island and roast hot dogs and make smores over the campfire.