If you’ve never been gay camping, you’re really missing out. That’s because camping offers a unique opportunity to bond with your friends while becoming one with nature!
As a couple, I’ve going camping with my man for years. In fact, we make a point of doing it each season. It’s always a lot of fun. We hang out around the campfire, tell stories with friends and hike into the woods!
What’s interesting is how many people think gay people don’t like to camp. That’s likely the result of long held stereotypes, coupled with silly assumptions about gay men.
Here’s the thing – camping is a big deal within gaydom – like huge! This is particularly the case for same sex couples and gay men who identify as bears.
While it’s true that traditional camping and “gay camping” differ because of the glamping factor, the core essentials are the same. It’s about being outdoors and enjoying the magic of nature.
What follows are 10 reasons you should go on a gay camping trip. We’ve included suggestions for places to stay along the way. At the end, we’ve tossed in a poll – plus some gay camping resources.
Check this out!