13 Reasons To Give Camping A Chance

Trust us, camping isn’t all bugs and humidity. Nay, it’s an outdoor adventure that you and your friends absolutely need. Give camping a chance and to refresh your senses, enjoy some thirst-quenching NESTEA®.

You’re concerned that camping will turn out like this.

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But did you know that camping is actually really fun?

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It’s basically the most fun thing you and your friends could ever do.

1. Because where else can you wear a sleeping bag like a mummy??

2. Or tell ghost stories around a crackling fire?

3. Which, by the way, almost always leads to this.

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Also known as sweet, gooey love.

4. Or this!

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Just look how stoked these kids are!

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Especially this guy.

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5. And, just between us, water trampolines. This happens.

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1. You already LOVE swimming. 2. You really, really love trampolines. The only way you can do both is by camping.

6. And let’s not even get started on the waterfalls, because they are plentiful.

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And so much fun.

7. Waterfalls aren’t your thing, though? How about beach camping…

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…where you can, you know, read.

8. Or, of course, stretch out in a hammock.

Essentially, a camping requirement.

9. And where you can also sit in this giant beach chair.

Never knew you needed one of these, did you?

(But perhaps, this is more your speed.)

How convenient!

10. So get ready to spend some sweet time with nature.

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11. And play games with your friends.

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12. And relax under a beautiful, starry sky.

13. Because this is the mantra of camping.

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