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With a greater focus on our mental wellbeing than ever before, the benefits of camping are now rightly recognized and celebrated. From lowering stress and anxiety to boosting our mood, reconnecting with nature and even improving our diet and physical fitness – there’s never been a better time to get outdoors.

The why, what and where of camping: part one

Peter Stannett | 18 Jun 2021

There is no doubt about it; the last year has been a challenging one for everyone. Now is the best time to consider taking care of yourself and finding a way to relax and recuperate.
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Let's talk about: Getting help

Ben Tully | 26 May 2021

Following on from our 'Let's talk about' series where we talked about mental health and the benefits of camping, we're going to share some top tips about how and where you can find help if you need it.
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Let's talk about: Our world & us

Ben Tully | 19 May 2021

Introducing our 'Let's talk about' series where, each week, we will be talking about mental health and camping.
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Let's talk about: Our senses

Ben Tully | 12 May 2021

Introducing our 'Let's talk about' series where, each week, we will be talking about mental health and camping.
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Let's talk about: Ecotherapy

Ben Tully | 5 May 2021

Introducing our 'Let's talk about' series where, each week, we will be talking about mental health and camping.
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Mindful Camping - Rest, Relax and Recuperate on your Next Camping Holiday

Peter Stannett | 16 Apr 2021

Let's face it, this last year has been a difficult time for everyone, and all of us could do with...
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Take time to unwind

The Alan Rogers Team | 18 May 2017

Spas and treatments are available in all kinds of places but campsites are not usually associated with pampering self-indulgence. Recharge...
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5 reasons camping is good for you

Ben Tully | 3 Jan 2017

The simple answer is yes. Camping and associated outdoor pursuits have been shown to improve our wellbeing in a number of basic yet crucial ways. Here’s some science behind why it’s a good idea, in this instance at least, to take your parents’ advice.
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Why winter camping is great

Rob Fearn | 11 Feb 2015

Aside from the obvious perks of lower prices and fewer crowds, there are lots of reasons why you might choose...
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6 reasons why camping is good for your health

Rob Fearn | 12 Nov 2013

Camping magazines and brochures like to claim that camping is good for us. But does camping really benefit our health?
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