No car camping in Helsinki
Cycling with children Lightweight Camping

No-car camping: is it possible with kids?

To spend as many nights under canvas as possible is one of our goals in life. In nine years of camping with kids we have only used a (borrowed) car once for a three night trip.  So the short answer is YES: no-car camping is completely possible with a baby, with toddlers, with small and …

On Kinder Scout after walking up from Edale. A fabulous no-car camping spot.
Hiking with children Lightweight Camping

No-car family camping: Edale in the Peak District

Edale, in the beautiful Peak District, is our go-to no-car family camping spot in the UK. It is accessible by train and there are two campsites 5–10 minutes on foot from the train station. Whether you’re using bicycles or carrying backpacks and possibly a pull-along suitcase (or two), it’s extremely easy to reach. Getting to …