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Camping Hacks

Camping Hacks

Matt Rogers gives you some easy tips.
Materials for Hand Washing Station
  • Water Jug or Old Laundry detergent container w/ spout
  • Paper Towels & Plastic holder
  • 2 Bungee Cords (to hold in place)
  • Soap dispenser (to sit next to jug)
Materials for Egg Carton Starter
  • Cardboard egg carton
  • "Match-light” Charcoal
Materials for Camping Toilet
  • Plastic Bucket (paint or similar)
  • Fun noodle (the kind with the hole in the middle- easier to cut)
  • Pocket knife
  • Trash bags (large enough to cover bucket)
  • Toilet paper w/ stand or holder (can be glued on to the side of the bucket)

STEPS FOR HAND WASHING STATION

STEP 1: Fill container with water

STEP 2:  Attach paper towel w/ dispenser on top of jug

STEP 3: Hold together with bungee cord


STEPS FOR EGG CARTON FIRE STARTER 

STEP 1: Place charcoal in the egg carton

STEP 2:  When ready for a campfire, use as many cartons/charcoal as necessary and light

Always use caution when lighting


STEPS FOR CAMPING TOILET

STEP 1:  Open trash bag and line the inside of the bucket

STEP 2:  Cut the fun noodle length wise

STEP 3:  Then cut fun noodle down the middle to open into a U shape

STEP 4:  Place on top of the bucket and bend into shape

STEP 5:  Make cuts in the fun noodle to allow for it to bend properly without popping off (but not so much that it would tear)

STEP 6:  You can also use duct tape to secure in place


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