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Can you believe, I have never been camping? On picnics yes, but never camping overnight. I do not own any camping gear, sleeping bag or outdoorsy type of clothing. So, if I were to be invited on a camping trip, everything must be supplied by the organizer and I would bring the following:
- Warm socks - can't have enough of warm socks when it gets cold at night
- Lots of Ziplock Bags - I don't know why, but I think they will be needed maybe for wet clothes, or any stuff that I want to keep separate from dirt or sticky, icky things and to keep my knitting safe.
- Insect repellent and something to put on bug bites against the awful itching.
- Flashlight - a must
- Extra pair of everything - I have the tendency to slip into creeks or spill water bottles on myself and then need a change of clothes.
- Paper towel and tissue rolls
- Sunscreen, sunglasses and hat
- Cellphone - fully charged
- Maybe a book?
The organizer will have to do all the planning and hauling. I don't think I will ever be invited. I actually do like the outdoors, just have not experienced them yet. Waiting to make the right friends.
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