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The Best Campgrounds to Experience a Dark Sky Park

The Best Campgrounds to Experience a Dark Sky Park

Sleep under the stars at these campgrounds in epic Dark Sky Places.

Upcoming Dispersed Camping Changes You Should Know About for 2022

Upcoming Dispersed Camping Changes You Should Know About for 2022

Increased interest in boondocking and dispersed camping has led to new rules on some public lands.

8 Stunning Fall Camping Destinations in the U.S.

8 Stunning Fall Camping Destinations in the U.S.

Fall brings lower temps, but that doesn’t mean camping season has to end. Here’s why we love the shoulder season and where to camp.

9 States With Awesome Free Camping Options

9 States With Awesome Free Camping Options

Here are the Campendium community’s top-ranked states—and campgrounds—for free camping.

What It’s Like to Be the Chief Operating Officer at Sandy Pines Campground

What It’s Like to Be the Chief Operating Officer at Sandy Pines Campground

COO Debbie Lennon on glamping rentals, the Kennebunkport area, and her favorite part of the popular Maine campground.

NPS Employees Think These 6 Sites Should Be Future National Monuments

NPS Employees Think These 6 Sites Should Be Future National Monuments

National monument designations would give these sites protection as well as economic and recreational benefits.