Grand Canyon National Park

Summary Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Grand Canyon National Park lives up to the grandeur of its name. Vast and breathtaking, the mile deep Grand Canyon, carved out over 6 millennia by the Colorado River, is located...

Great Smokey Mountains National Park

Summary The most visited national park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, is located in western North Carolina and eastern Tennessee. Enormous white pines, fields of yellow poplars, diverse wildlife, carpeted fields of colorful wildflowers that bloom year round,...
Roadtrip: How to Pack

Roadtrip: How to Pack

Campika Mission Campika helps people get prepared and get outdoors. We provide, in one place, the services, information, and equipment people of all experience levels need to have a great trip in the great outdoors. Whether you’re new to outdoor adventures or an...
Six Steps To Plan a Great Camping Trip

Six Steps To Plan a Great Camping Trip

The difference between a great experience outdoors and a miserable one is the planning. Here at Campika, we’ve found that there are six basic questions that we always ask ourselves when planning for our next reat camping adventure: Who’s Going Camping? Plan your trip...