National Wildlife Federation Great American Campout, Photo by Debora Scheidemantel

The Great American Campout is an easy way to get outdoors and enjoy the benefits of nature and wildlife whether you are a seasoned pro or a first time camper. Once you are ready to pitch your tent, pack up your RV, or venture into your backyard, take a look at our resources to turn your Campout into an annual event!

First Time Campers

Find a perfect campsite and what to pack for your trip

Camping Activities

Nature friendly games, crafts and recipes

General Great American Campout FAQs

Answers to your most requested Campout questions

Pledge to join the Great American Campout today!