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The tent in the video is the brand new for 2022, Outwell Hayward Lake 4ATC but the same technique works on all inflatable tunnel tents.


Video camping guides

Camping on the North Coast 500

The North Coast 500 is Scotland's answer to Route 66

Just as Route 66 captures the essence of middle America, a trip round the North Coast 500 will open your eyes to many of the things that have shaped Scotland’s history and geography. Camping on the North Coast 500 route will provide a backdrop of some of the most incredible scenery you’ll find anywhere in the world.

Although it has always existed as a route, it was only in 2014 that the North Coast 500 officially came into being. Since then it has gained international recognition as one of the most exceptional road trips in the world.


Tent style guide

What are the different styles of tent?

The first thing you need to do is decide what style of tent is best for you. Our tent style guide video tells you everything you need to know about all the different types of tents available, from tunnel tents to vis-a-vis tents and everything in between.

Sponsored by Coleman


Tent size guide

What size of tent do I need?

Sounds simple doesn't it, but the options are seemingly endless. Tents come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Want to find out what the best size of tent is for you? Our tent size guide video will explain everything for you.

Sponsored by Coleman


Family tents guide

Buying a tent for family camping

Buying a tent can be confusing, with hundreds of different models available. Don't waste money buying the wrong tent. Watch our video guide to make sure the next tent you buy is the right tent to make your camping experience the best it can be.

Sponsored by Coleman


Camping gas safety guide

How to use gas safely on the campsite

Using gas is safe and reliable as long as you know the basics. Camping magazine Editor, Iain Duff, presents a complete guide to using camping gas safely on the campsite. From choosing the right cooker and the right type of gas to fitting a regulator on a gas cylinder.

Sponsored by Campingaz


Pitching an inflatable tent

How to put up an inflatable tent

Some people struggle but it really is simple. Watch our quick demonstration of how to pitch an inflatable tent properly and with ease.


More camping videos

How to pitch an inflatable tent in minutes

In this video, Camping magazine Editor, Iain Duff, presents how to easily pitch an inflatable tunnel tent, with the help of Clive and Simon of Outwell.


Pack away an inflatable tent in under 8 minutes!

Packing away a huge family tent might look difficult, but it's easy if you know how. Our video shows you how to pack away in less than 8 minutes.


Me and my tent - Vango Edoras 600XL

Camping magazine reader, Paula Sanders, takes us on a quick tour of her Vango Edoras 600XL family tent.


The Campingaz factory in France

When your gas bottle runs out, you exchange it for a new one. But have you ever wondered what happens to all those empty bottles?


How to pitch an inflatable tent

Watch our quick demonstration of how to pitch an inflatable tent.


Top tips for camping overseas

Taking your tent overseas on a holiday in Europe is a totally different kettle of fish. Here’s our 12 essential tips for camping abroad.


How to light a campfire in the wilderness

Bushcraft skills with Neil from Backcountry Survival, based in the Cairngorms, Scotland.


The Tipoon: A pop-up camper that triples in size at the touch of a button

For memorable outdoor adventures with a touch of style and comfort, check out the Tipoon pop-up camper.


Is this the ultimate adventure tent set-up?

Land Rover has teamed up with specialist, Autohome, to develop a roof tent for the new Defender 110. Watch our video to find out our verdict.


Air Opus self-inflating camper review

Take a look at the Air Opus, a luxury self-inflating camper that provides comfort and convenience in equal measure.


Camping tent awards 2021

Find out all the winners in the Camping Magazine Editor's Choice Awards, including Tent Of The Year 2021.


Robens Chinook Ursa tent 2020

The stunning Outback range from Robens continues to impress, with the Chinook Ursa tipi the latest model to really catch the eye.


Pack away your tent like a pro

Most campers will be familiar with the packing up blues. Here’s how to get it back in the tent bag...


Campsite cooking: Quick katsu curry

Guyrope Gourmet, Josh Sutton, rustles up a quick and easy katsu curry for cooking on the campsite.


Outwell 2019 tents launch

Family camping specialists, Outwell, have launched their new range.


Best new camping gear at OutDoor 2019

We visit Friedrichshafen where for a few days it becomes the outdoor equipment capital of the world.


Berghaus Hillmaster waterproof jacket

2018 Best Clothing Winner: Berghaus Hillmaster, designed for year-round hillwalking and is available in men’s and women’s versions.