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CAMPING CHECKLIST

The anticipation is great and you can hardly wait for the trip. But before you can really jump into the next adventure, some preparations have to be made. Every camper knows the fear of having forgotten something when driving off. So that you can get started with peace of mind, we have created this detailed checklist for you. You will most likely have everything with you and the adventure can begin!

Basic Equipment For Car

  • Tire repair kit
  • Tow rope
  • Parking disc
  • Coolant
  • Engine oil
  • Windscreen washer fluid
  • Jump leads
  • Warning triangle
  • Safety vests
  • Extansion reel
  • Vehicle ramp
  • Generator adapter
  • First aid kit

Travel Information

  • Study entry regulations
  • Note the toll rules and public holidays in other countries
  • Customs regulations
  • Observe travel warnings from the Federal Foreign Office

Hygiene And Personal Hygiene

Cleanliness

  • Broom
  • Laundry detergent
  • Clothes line
  • Sponge / cloth
  • Dish soap, as environmentally friendly as possible

Sleep

Cook

Basic Groceries

  • Oil for cooking and for salads
  • Your favorite spices: salt, pepper, paprika, rosemary etc.
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Couscous
  • Water
  • Vinegar
  • Tomato sauce
  • Tomato paste
  • Vegetable broth
  • Spread
  • Cereal
  • Milk
  • Juice
  • Ketchup
  • Mustard
  • Tea
  • Coffee
  • Onions
  • Garlic
  • Fruit
  • Vegetables
  • Beer

Dress

  • Casual shoes
  • Flip Flops
  • Pants
  • Shorts
  • T-Shirts
  • Socks
  • Cap
  • Pullover
  • Long-sleeved shirts
  • Underwear
  • Sleeping clothes
  • Rain cape
  • Rain pants
  • Swimsuit or swimming trunks
  • Swimming goggles
  • Laundry bag

Trips

  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Backpack
  • Hiking maps
  • Walking boots
  • Hiking pants
  • Hiking socks
  • Cycling pants
  • Bicycle helmete
  • Cycling shoes

Sund Protection

  • Suncream
  • Sun hat
  • Sunglasses with adequate UV protection
  • Long, light-colored clothing
  • Parasol

Rain Protection

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof clothing
  • Rubber boots

Pets

  • Rope
  • Poop bags
  • Toy
  • Bowl
  • Ground anchor
  • Collar
  • Dog blanket
  • Dog food
  • Dog passport
  • Disinfectant cream
  • Tick tweezers
  • Tick collar

Memories

  • Camera with charging cable and spare batteries
  • Camera lenses
  • Tripod
  • Notebook
  • Writing utensils
  • Address book for postcards

Electronic

Tool

  • Screwdriver
  • Wrench
  • Pipe wrench
  • Hammer
  • Saw
  • Working gloves
  • Power band
  • Duct tape
  • Adhesive

Rubbish

  • Garbage bags or old plastic bags

Documents

  • Valid passport or ID card
  • If necessary, visa
  • Driving license
  • Vehicle papers
  • Vaccination certificate
  • Health card
  • Protection letters
  • Confirmations from the relevant insurance companies, such as international insurance, vehicle insurance, travel cancellation insurance, etc.
  • Operating instructions for all important devices and vehicles
  • Membership cards
  • Vignettes
  • Tickets for transportation etc.
  • Papers for children and pets
  • Copies or scanned versions of the most important papers in case they are lost

Domestic

  • Give the key to neighbors or friends
  • Organize flower supplies
  • Ensure pet care
  • Turn off the heating and hot water
  • Turn off the taps, also in the dishwasher and washing machine
  • Turn off the gas taps
  • witch on the alarm system
  • Turn off the power
  • Check smoke alarm
  • Free the refrigerator of food that can spoil
  • Close windows and doors
  • Unsubscribe from subscriptions for the duration of your vacation
  • Ask neigbors or friends to empty your mailboxes

Financial

  • Credit cards
  • EC-cards
  • Cash
  • Online banking information
  • Information on restricted numbers
  • Purse or money belt

Entertainment

Relaxation

Various

  • Gaffa tape
  • Emergency sewing kit
  • Camping lamp
  • Folding table
  • Folding chairs
  • Folding stool
  • Matches / Lighter
  • Batteries for headlamps, radio etc.
  • Travel Guide
  • Glasses
  • Contact lenses
  • Bicicle
  • Bike rack
  • Cover

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