Join thousands of campers during the Great American Campout on June 22, 2019. Escape the indoors and go camping with your family and friends this summer. Find more information in this section.
Go Camping with your Friends
Go camping in your backyard, your neighborhood, your local parks, state parks, and national parks, cabins, RVs, treehouses … you name it!—and be a part of our nationwide event. Everyone should get outside at least once this summer and connect with nature and wildlife.
About Great American Campout
National Wildlife Federation’s Great American Campout is a summer-long celebration of camping as a way to connect with nature and wildlife. This event is part of the National Wildlife Federation's efforts to inspire Americans to protect wildlife, including a three-year campaign to get 10 million kids to spend more time outdoors.
Visit the next section to learn more about hiking activities for kids and families.