Gearing Up for the Next Great Adventure

Camping out is one of those staple summertime activities that kids will remember for a lifetime. Whether your family’s version of The Great Outdoors means hiking the southern leg of the Appalachian Trail or setting up a tent in the backyard, Ace of Gray has the camping gear you’ll need to make your next adventure a success.

Camping Gear

tent in the moonlightYou’ve got your tent, your sleeping bags, and the foldable deer blind so your kids can playact at hunting. What’s missing? Depending on the length of your camping trip, there are a hundred little items you may need for the trip. Stop by Ace of Gray’s camping section for:

  • Tarp
  • Rope
  • Bug nets and bug spray
  • Lanterns and flashlights
  • Backpacks
  • Firestarters
  • First aid kits
  • Sunscreen
  • Rain gear
  • Binoculars
  • Games and toys for kids
  • and camping tips from the pros!

Outdoor Clothing and Hiking Boots

Does your family love exploring the world beyond your backyard? Make sure you’re prepared with all the best gear for your excursion. Stock up on comfortable hiking boots and moisture-wicking socks, sturdy hats to keep the sun off your face, and Costa del Mar sunglasses to protect your eyes and keep you looking cool. If you’re planning an overnight adventure, grab a lightweight windbreaker in case the weather turns foul. We stock a full range of hiking boots and outdoor clothing for adults and kids in Gray.

Food Supplies

What’s the one camping essential (besides a tent)? Dinner! Keep the kids happy with s’mores while you grill up freshly caught fish or unwrap freshly bought hot dogs. Just don’t forget the food-related camping essentials on your next trip.

  • A stocked Yeti cooler for backyard sleepovers and trips to the local camping ground
  • A backpack filled with nonperishables for hardcore hiking trips
  • Fuel and firestarters
  • Pots, pans, and cutlery
  • Instant coffee (or a camp-friendly coffee maker)
  • Marshmallow sticks
  • Aluminum foil and tupperwear
  • Paper plates and plastic utensils
  • Plastic bags for cleanup
  • and anything else that makes the camping experience better!

Ready to rough it? Get your camping supplies at Ace Hardware in Gray.

Camping Image from Flickr