Be honest with yourself when planning a camping trip: Is your family the rugged or pampered type? Knowing what everyone's comfort level will help you pick the best destination for your family.
Taking your children camping demands patience, common sense, and above all extra thinking on what you'll need to bring.
With miles of waterways, aquariums, parks, and petting zoos, Alabama's Gulf Coast offers a little something for everyone.
Any camping trip requires some basic equipment. You'll also need everyday items like a toothbrush and toilet paper, but use our handy checklist to make sure you have all the essentials before you leave. You can even buy them here.
Boating, hiking, and mini-golf are just a few of the fun diversions you'll find at these family-friendly lakes.