1. Getting to a campsite and realising you've forgotten a crucial piece of the tent. Steve Jurvetson / Via Flickr: jurvetson Like the poles. 2. Or forgetting the ground sheet. Via sportsdirect.com Enjoy having a wet bum. 3. Tripping over a guy-line. Br3nda / BuzzFeed / Via Flickr: taniwha Even if you buy those luminous ones it has STILL probably happened to you. 4. Discovering a leak in your brand new tent. Twitter: @DaveRoberts2 5. Being last to arrive and having to pitch your tent on a slope. Twitter: @gwcounselling So much fun rolling on top of each other all night. 6. Or worse, having to pitch your tent on waterlogged ground. Shermozle / Via commons.wikimedia.org 7. Getting put next to the group of banter lads. Ben Sutherland / Via Flickr: bensutherland You're not getting annyyy sleep. 8. Or worse, that dude with a guitar. Virginia State Parks / Via Flickr: vastateparksstaff "Anyway here's Wonderwall". 9. Getting to the shower block when all the hot water has run out. Grand Canyon National Park / Via Flickr: grand_canyon_nps That's if your campsite has a shower block. 10. Having to get out of your tent at night to pee. Pat David / Via Flickr: patdavid The HORROR. 11. Your toilet roll getting wet. Twitter: @Emmaallay Keep that stuff in a ziploc bag. 12. Being subjected to to death by midges. LHOON / Via Flickr: lhoon The mosquito's bastard cousin, midges will get in every area of your body and eat your skin. Those dickheads take absolutely no prisoners. 13. And the absolute horror of realising you forgot to pack insect repellant. Via chemistdirect.co.uk RIP your skin. 14. Cows and other rowdy farm animals invading the campsite. Kitty Terwolbeck / BuzzFeed / Via Flickr: kittysfotos 15. Being woken up by creepy noises in the night. Andrew Skudder / Via Flickr: skuds It's probably something completely innocent like ducks, but that doesn't stop you from always assuming it's a bear. 16. Cooking on a Trangia and accidentally getting meths in your dinner. Tim Regan / Via Flickr: dumbledad Lovely. 17. Lying down for the night and realising you forgot to move a big rock from under the groundsheet. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF euphro / BuzzFeed / Via Flickr: euphro You're in for a longgg night. 18. And despite all this, still bloody doing it anyway. Phil and Pam Gradwell / Via Flickr: philandpam Because most of the time, it's bloody lovely.