People choose to camp in many different forms–from a decked out RV to a cheap tent to the recent emergence of #vanlife not to mention hardcore backpacking.
If you’re considering backpacking for the first time, the most important decision is to go do it! It’s easy to be overwhelmed by gear choices or think that you can’t afford it.
Despite the light pollution of the city, the midwest still contains many places for Chicagoans to catch a view of our night’s sky.
Read about a few of our favorite places to escape the chaos of the city.