Simple Camping

Simple Camping
Welcome to Simple Camping where we explore the joys, sorrows, and adventures of camping in the great outdoors in a simple and real way. Brought to you by the creators of the Amazon documentary “Historic Camping and Teardrop Trailers” and

Camping Intelligence
Nov 14, 2018 • 15 min
Education is no longer creative. It is standardized in an attempt to turn our students into interchangeable parts. Camping can change that intelligence for children and adults. Find out how. Show notes:…
Creepy Camping Stories
Oct 31, 2018 • 13 min
It’s the season for creepy camping stories. There is nothing like a classic spooky story shared by friends and family around a campfire. Here are some stories from members of the 58 club for you to share on your next camp trip. Show notes:…
Anheuser-Busch Kampkar
Oct 27, 2018 • 21 min
There are two remaining KampKar campers for the Model T left in the world and ONE is for sale. In this episode, Mark discusses the creation of the vehicle from an unlikely source and some details about the two that remain. Show Notes:…
Why a Teardrop Camper?
Oct 10, 2018 • 19 min
What makes a teardrop trailer so great? In this episode, Mark breaks down 14 reasons the teardrop camper is a great way to simply camp. For extras and great photos, check out the show notes: Our…
Cowboy Camp Cookin’
Oct 3, 2018 • 22 min
Chuck Wagons of the Cattle drives carried food in the front and cooked off the back - just like a teardrop trailer! In this episode, we explore real historic cowboy camp cookin’ Show Notes: Cook like a…
How to Sell Your Camping Gear Fast
Sep 24, 2018 • 22 min
Hilarious real Craigslist & Facebook advertisements help us learn how to set up an online ad to sell Camping Gear fast and for the best price. Show Notes: FREE teardrop trailer documentary here:…
Boondocking with Bears
Sep 17, 2018 • 19 min
Where did Boondocking originate? Where can a person Boondock? What is good Boondocking etiquette? In this podcast, these questions are answered and stories of camping disasters told. Show Notes: My Favorite…
Teardrops For Zoe
Sep 7, 2018 • 20 min
Sharing stories of a little K9 camping companion that was killed while camping this past weekend. That little dog is dearly missed and the last memory together is priceless. Show Notes: Lolo Motorway Post 1:…
Camping Music Festival
Aug 30, 2018 • 21 min
Music and Camping go hand in hand. From a simple family camping trip, 1800s traveling cowboys, modern traveling musical artists, and the camping music festival. Of course the ultimate outdoor festival was Woodstock but now there are more camping music…
Airstream History & Rubber Bands
Aug 23, 2018 • 17 min
Take a trip back in time to meet a man who set world flight records, built the Spirit of St. Louis, and who started an RV company that changed the world. And then Airstream copied his work! Join the 58 Club & View our Feature documentary online here:…
Road Flares & Ice
Aug 14, 2018 • 15 min
Cheating tactics for camping competitions and snow in the middle of summer. This podcast features the extremes of temperature and camping hacks. Starting a fire with only one match and debating what to do when your summer mountain lake is suddenly under 6…
Do The Math!
Aug 7, 2018 • 12 min
We often neglect the numbers when camping. How long it takes to set up camp, travel, and how many uses our camping gear actually has. The key to simple camping is to use what is needed and remove the roadblocks that keep us from the point of camping -…
We’re All Metal Fans \m/ (x.x) \m/
Jul 31, 2018 • 16 min
Modern camping is hardly possible without Steel and Aluminum. Camping hasn’t always been this way. It took a world war to birth the RV industry and to put these metals within any camper’s reach. Read our blog on this topic:…
High in the Mountains
Jul 24, 2018 • 17 min
Standing high in the mountains offers a fresh perspective on life. The grand views from the top can make our problems seem so small or unimportant. This perspective of life, the natural world, and the internal self is hard to beat. Even sitting or walking…
Animal Attacks in the Middle of the Night!
Jul 17, 2018 • 14 min
This podcast episode features ideas for DIY Campers. It ends with Mark telling a story of how a young boy was drug into the woods in the middle of the night by animals during a backpacking trip. Read the blog of this episode:…
Are We Too Civilized to Poop in The Woods?
Jul 10, 2018 • 15 min
When did people start going into the wilderness for the fun of camping instead of doing it out necessity to sustain life? In this episode, Mark introduces William Henry Harrison Murray who literally wrote the book on camping for physical and spiritual…
The Freedom of Travel & The Wilderness
Jul 2, 2018 • 16 min
Our First Episode. In this Podcast, Mark breaks down the freedom that camping is to us today. It isn’t just about the 4th of July. Independence day should include the bill of rights but also the ability to travel & get outside!