Brrr! Cold weather camping requires certain tools to make things comfortable. When temperatures drop outdoors, you’ll be warm and toasty inside your tent. You’ll be able to get a good night’s rest and not be in a rush to leave the campgrounds for your cozy house back home.

Here are some ways to stay warm on cooler nights while camping:

Hot water bottles.

Fill one up with hot water and put it in the bottom of your sleeping bag to keep your feet from freezing. Hot water bottles come in a variety of sizes and colors, too, making it easy for you to buy one for each family member and know which belongs to whom.

Hand warmers.

Portable, easy-to-use, and affordable, this camping must-have is well worth the expense. Hand warmers are activated by you which means you have greater control over how they’re used. You may not need to use them as often as you would a hot water bottle, but they do come in handy in a pinch.

Good insulation.

Keeping your tent in good condition takes skill and routine maintenance. If it has holes in it, the cold air escapes inside the structure making its occupants colder than they’d like to be. Make sure to patch up any problems you find and replace the tent whenever it’s too worn to keep the cold air out.

A warm sleeping bag with liner.

When temperatures drop quickly, you’ll be glad that you made an investment in a liner and bag that can withstand the cold. It’s one of the things you don’t want to scrimp on. Buy the best quality gear money can buy so that you’re able to use it for years without issue.

Make Cold Weather Camping More Comfortable by Preparing in Advance

Stay warm even when temperatures plummet. Now that you know how to keep your campsite nice and toasty, you’ll feel better camping in the latter months of the year. Fall and winter camping won’t phase you because you’ll be completely prepared with the right cold weather gear in tow.