Camping – It's easy to see what makes the outdoors great. Camping in Mother Nature's beauty puts you in the middle of unforgettable sights and sounds every time you trade city lights for starlit skies. For those who want to appreciate everything nature has to offer, we share that drive. We have as strong a passion for providing all the gear you need to complete an unforgettable camping experience. As the World's Foremost Outfitters, Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s carry the industry's best camping gear, from innovative and durable tents to the most comfortable sleeping gear, helpful camp stoves and cookware, just-the-right-size packs and bags, field-tested boots and shoes, and every camping essential you can name—as well as many you haven't discovered yet. It's our mission to help you make your experiences in the Great Outdoors even greater. Your Adventure Starts Here.

How To's

Seasoning Cast Iron Pans

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Coffee over the Campfire

Start the day right with the perfect cup of coffee—even at camp—with our full selection of percolators, French presses, and more, so you can take on any adventure. Watch Now

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Cast Iron Cooking - Pork Steak

Mmmmm! Here’s how to quickly pan-sear a juicy pork steak—and then take it over the top with a creamy, garlicky herb sauce, all in your cast iron skillet. Watch Now

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Campfire Cooking - Apple Rollups

Discover how 6 simple ingredients—apple, crescent rolls, cinnamon, sugar, firepit, Dutch oven—combine to create a fruity, crusty treat for the whole family! Watch Now

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Campfire Cooking - S'mores

In this video, we’ll show you how to make 3 different types of these tasty, chocolaty treats that are sure to make your mouth water and your taste buds cry out for “s’more!” Watch Now

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Campfire Cooking - Tacos

Serve up delicious camp comida with our campfire tacos recipe, blending ease and authenticity for guaranteed happy campers. Watch Now

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Campfire Cooking - Blueberry Cobbler

Enjoy the comforts of home cookin’ in the Great Outdoors—with a Dutch oven, it’s easier than you think. C’mon, everyone, dessert is ready! Watch Now

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Cooking With Foil

Cooking over a campfire is one of the greatest parts of being outdoors, but it doesn’t have to be complicated. Foil pouches are a great way to cook up a delicious and filling meal, right over the campfire! Watch Now

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Campfire Cooking - Ham Sliders

Savory, buttery, and cheesy, our recipe for delicious ham sliders brings down-home taste even when home's the Great Outdoors. Watch Now

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Cast Iron Cooking - Dutch Oven Bread

Nothing smells better than fresh bread in the oven—even a Dutch oven. Here’s how you can use your cast iron pans outdoors to bake bread that will make every camper happy! Watch Now

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Campfire Cooking - Chicken Gyros

No matter how you pronounce them, gyros in our camp-friendly recipe will spark a new debate: Who gets the last one? Watch Now

Get The Gear

Eclipse Getaway 6-Person Cabin Tent

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Ascend Sleeping Pads

Discover your best camping sleep ever with our full line of Ascend® sleeping pads, each bringing the comfort and durability to make every adventure more restful and more enjoyable. Watch Now

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Ascend Pintler 90 Liter Backpack

Built to handle the biggest backpacking loads comfortably for week-long trips into the wilderness, the Ascend® Pintler 90L Backpack comes ready for big outdoor adventures. Watch Now

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Eclipse Weekender Dome Tent

Perfect for quick trips and built to last years, Eclipse Weekender Dome Tents offer fast setup, rain protection, and a variety of sizes to sleep several campers comfortably. Watch Now

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Ascend Henneberry 65 Women's Backpack

A high performance, large capacity backpack designed for women, the Ascend™ Henneberry 65L Backpack for Women handles big loads on multi-day trips. Watch Now

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Cabela's Quickset Screen Shelter

Wind protection, shade, and an incredible 45-second setup time make our Cabela's Quickset Screen Shelter a must-have for outdoor comfort in any situation, from afternoon recreation to extended excursions. Watch Now

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Ascend Rattlesnake 55L Backpack

Sized right for overnight excursions, the Ascend® Rattlesnake 55L Backpack makes a great pack for weekend adventures in the wild. Watch Now

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Ascend Mission 75L Backpack

Designed to haul big loads in stability and comfort on multi-day trips through the wilderness, the Ascend® Mission 75L Backpack comes ready for outdoor adventures. Watch Now

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Orion 2 Person Tent

This compact tent stands up to strong winds and heavy rain without sacrificing breathability or comfort, making it the preferred choice for backpacking excursions! Watch Now

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Ascend Bell Canyon 45L Backpack

A smart choice for day trips into the Great Outdoors, the Ascend® Bellcanyon 45L Backpack makes a great pack for quick outings into the wild.Watch Now

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Trekking Poles

The D-rings and loops we build into our large-capacity packs help keep your trekking poles out of the way, yet close at hand. Here’s how. Watch Now

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Pour Over

The gourmet taste of pour-over coffee comes to the campfire with Kuju coffee pockets, offering tear-and-pour convenience and rich, smooth flavor. Watch Now

How To’s Get The Gear