March 5, 2014 Camping Tips

Calling All Ohio Campers! Is This Your First Time Going Cabin Camping?

If you were to guess how many people go camping in the United States every year, what would your guess be? A few thousand? Maybe a couple million? According to, almost 40 million Americans go camping every year. Many Americans just like the feeling of heading into the woods to live as their ancestors did, while others like to go cabin camping in Ohio to give themselves an opportunity to fish, roast s’mores over an open fire, and just relax.

Whether you’re taking your family camping or you’re looking to get away to enjoy the great outdoors with the guys, cabin camping is the best way to do it. You don’t have to set up a tent, you don’t have to worry about the elements, and you don’t have to sleep on the ground. Even so, there are a few things you should keep in mind to ensure a fun, fulfilling trip.

How to Prepare for Cabin Camping in Ohio or Elsewhere

Know What’s Included in Your Ohio Cabins Reservation

      The best campgrounds in Ohio, like those in Mt. Gilead, offer cabins with a queen sized bed, two twin-style bunk beds, and a full-sized convertible futon, meaning you can fit your whole family without a fuss. On the other hand, many low-end cabin rentals services give you only the bare basics.
      One thing to consider before heading off for cabin camping in Ohio is to ask about the included accommodations and amenities.  Many cabins offer full electric, including heat, television, and more. However, a huge number of campers prefer the more rustic camping experience that comes with having to split their own wood and light their own fires. Call the campground ahead of time to find out what it is equipped with.
        Remember, no matter how you camp, you will always have a great time camping with friends at