Camping is a great recreational American pastime. I have always looked at it as a proving ground for survival skills and SHTF practice. From this I have come up with lots of creative ways to make the experience easier and more fun. Working smarter by finding multiple uses for my gear, while lightening and reducing the size of my load makes the next expedition a better experience. Here are some great ideas for your next outing whether you are in the RV or roughing it, you will use a few of these tips to improve your next outing.