About Scott Woodruff

I am an avid camper and love camping with my wife and kids. I've been camping since I was a kid and enjoy spending time in the great outdoors. I share my knowledge here at Tents n Trees with the hope of making it easier for families to get out, go camping, and grow closer.

6 Tried & Tested Hacks for Camping With Kids

Kids are awesome but they can add an extra level of complexity to almost any activity. This doesn’t have to be the case with camping. I have 3 kids of my own, ages 7, 5, and 2. After many camping trips with our kids, we use these 6 hacks [...]

6 Tried & Tested Hacks for Camping With Kids2019-01-17T09:44:55+00:00

9 Steps to Plan a Family Camping Trip

So you've decided to go on a family camping trip. That's awesome and we want to help. Planning a family camping trip can seem daunting but it doesn't have to be. There is a lot to think about but if you follow these 9 steps, it will make the [...]

9 Steps to Plan a Family Camping Trip2019-01-17T09:46:06+00:00

Eagles Nest Outfitters DoubleNest Hammock Review

The Final Say: The DoubleNest Hammock by Eagle Nest Outfitters (ENO) is an awesome double camping hammock. What I like about this hammock is that ENO used really high-quality materials. The fabric, ropes, and carabiner are higher quality than many of the competing products. With that [...]

Eagles Nest Outfitters DoubleNest Hammock Review2019-01-18T13:53:07+00:00

21 Best Large Camping Tents That Won’t Break the Bank

When we go camping we like to try and get the whole family in one tent if possible. Ultimately, that shouldn't be too difficult since there are only 5 of us and many tent manufacturers make 5 and 6 person tents, right? Wrong, when they say it's a 6 [...]

21 Best Large Camping Tents That Won’t Break the Bank2019-01-17T09:50:57+00:00

33 Awesome Family Camping Hacks & Tips

Camping as a family can be a lot of fun but it can also be a lot of work. These 33 family camping hacks will help you make camping easier and more enjoyable. 1. Use glow sticks as nightlights Glow sticks are a great way to provide [...]

33 Awesome Family Camping Hacks & Tips2019-02-16T13:09:54+00:00

Coleman Trailhead II Camping Cot Review

The Final Say: This is a great sturdy cot from Coleman. This is a great cot for someone who is looking for a standard cot and who wants to ensure they will have a solid camping cot that will last them a long time. This [...]

Coleman Trailhead II Camping Cot Review2019-01-17T10:02:16+00:00

7 Awesome Tips to Sleep Better While Camping

The way you sleep while camping can make or break the entire camping trip. I've been on many camping trips that everything was planned out perfectly but ultimately had a bad experience because I simply couldn't sleep well. Over the years I slowly started testing and learning the different [...]

7 Awesome Tips to Sleep Better While Camping2019-01-17T10:04:42+00:00

9 Tips For Staying Cool While Camping

Summertime is an awesome time to go camping but staying cool while camping can be difficult. Camping is a great way to get away and relax but it is hard to do that when it's too hot. The following 9 tips will help you stay cool and make your camping [...]

9 Tips For Staying Cool While Camping2019-01-17T10:05:11+00:00

28 Easy Ways to Save Money on Camping Gear

A frequently asked question is, how to save money on camping gear? Camping gear can get expensive but there is no need to spend a fortune on all the equipment you need. There are a lot of great ways to save money and still get what you want. If [...]

28 Easy Ways to Save Money on Camping Gear2019-01-17T10:05:43+00:00

Gel Memory Foam Camping Mattress Review

The Final Say: This memory foam camping mattress is great for someone who is looking for extreme comfort and isn't concerned about space. This memory foam pad is very comfortable and comes in a 2" or 3" size. While great for comfort, the manufactures did [...]

Gel Memory Foam Camping Mattress Review2019-01-17T10:09:46+00:00