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post #1 of 12 Old 07-23-2011, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
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Tenting, fishing?'s

I was looking for somebody fairly local that could give me some pointers on camping, such as good quality tents and what some actual requirements are.. I have camped several times but just with people never on my own and i want to get my own equipment and do some camping this fall..
I was also wondering if there are any places around that are good fishing holes and camping spots?
I am new to fishing aswell but it sure is addicting when you start cranking in some bass..

I dont know much about camping how to setup a good campsite, proper equipment actually necessary not just for fun...


So if somebody could help me out it would be appreciated.. Thanks


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post #2 of 12 Old 07-27-2011, 11:36 PM
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necessary equipment would be water, food, clothes to accommodate all different weather (it is new england) lol, first aid kit just in case... it all depends on where your going though... http://www.lovetheoutdoors.com/camping/checklists.htm

tents all depend on where your going and how many people so just do your research.

and for spots to go well i dont really know any places with fishing spots but good luck!!! and i hope this was helpful!
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post #3 of 12 Old 01-28-2012, 12:23 PM
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Go to a local EMS or look at some of the stuff in a Cabella's catalog for supplies and ideas. Don't forget to store your food properly to keep it safe from bears!

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post #4 of 12 Old 01-28-2012, 04:25 PM
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I recommend LL Bean's King Pine dome tent. The most important requirement for camping is a big cooler filled with cold beer.
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Go to a local EMS or look at some of the stuff in a Cabella's catalog for supplies and ideas. Don't forget to store your food properly to keep it safe from bears!
Go to EMS to look but not buy. Their stuff is very overpriced. Find what you like then look online.
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post #6 of 12 Old 01-30-2012, 07:07 AM Thread Starter
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I started picking up a few items such as a small stove and a lantern along with some camping cookware and a few other little things.. the next purchase will be the Tent im looking for a 4 person that i can stand in and it will be a three season i know i wont be doing any winter camping..

00 TJ, OME shocks, all currie control arm, OME steering damper, Brown dog MML, VIAIR OBA with 2 quick disconnects at the doors, jks quick discos, Kolak exhaust, 30 spline D30 w/ ARB and 4:56, 8.8 w/ super 88 and ARB, home made F/R bumpers and tire carrier,OME zj front springs and OME Lj rear springs, CB w/ firestick, DIY highline fenders/hood, 35 pro comp mud terrains, cragar soft 8s .. .

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.. the next purchase will be the Tent im looking for a 4 person that i can stand in and it will be a three season i know i wont be doing any winter camping..
Then you will really like the King Pine dome tent. Get the 6 person instead of 4 person because the "persons" they use to measure tents are midgets.

I also highly recommend Thermarest mattresses.
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post #8 of 12 Old 01-30-2012, 12:23 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks ill have to look into it..

00 TJ, OME shocks, all currie control arm, OME steering damper, Brown dog MML, VIAIR OBA with 2 quick disconnects at the doors, jks quick discos, Kolak exhaust, 30 spline D30 w/ ARB and 4:56, 8.8 w/ super 88 and ARB, home made F/R bumpers and tire carrier,OME zj front springs and OME Lj rear springs, CB w/ firestick, DIY highline fenders/hood, 35 pro comp mud terrains, cragar soft 8s .. .

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post #9 of 12 Old 01-31-2012, 06:44 PM
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Then you will really like the King Pine dome tent. Get the 6 person instead of 4 person because the "persons" they use to measure tents are midgets.

I also highly recommend Thermarest mattresses.
Too true. a two person is really a one person. A one person, hell you cant fit in there.
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post #10 of 12 Old 02-06-2012, 06:47 PM
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i got a coleman laurel creek 6 person tent, and it fits me, wife, and daughter with a pack and play crib and our air mattress, i have a small weber grille, charcoal, all necessary cooking tools with mini led lights attatched to them, small battery powered heater incase i go in late fall or even winter, i have a coleman led round cieling light i got at walmart for 7$, shovel, fire extinguisher, walkie talkies, air compressor, and any vehicle tools i may need, its a jeep thing lol....and to save room in the jeep, i have a front mount 3 rod holder for front bumper.
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post #11 of 12 Old 02-06-2012, 06:49 PM
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and as far as camping places go, white mountains all the way! there are several camping places for very cheap up there, and some places north of the mountains that you can hike to, but alot of places in southern nh that are on class roads you can camp
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post #12 of 12 Old 02-28-2012, 09:36 PM
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I went camping a couple times last year and had bought a walmart $35 4 person tent that fit 3 and a cooler and our bags of clothes, it rained and the tent was really super water-proof. also found out that you should definitely try to find the highest part of the site your camping on to put the tent. we put it in just about the lowest spot not even thinking and ended up moving it in the middle of the night after seeing 4" of water just outside the flap. invest in quality equipment and do some research

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