Having proven I like camping at the kit car shows (4 times now) I decided to treat myself to a new tent. My original cheap one from Downtown was OK, but very low (3') so getting dressed and undressed was a challenge (got cramp last time) and wasn't suitable for staying inside if the weather was poor. So bought this one at the Halfords sale:
Three-man tent, 6 ft high in centre, separate internal bedspace with
vestibule for sitting in if it is raining. Very luxurious
And I did do my research first so I knew I could get it on the car,
and here is the proof:
Just needs some bungee cords to hold it to the boot lid.
Roll on the next show. Or maybe I will just go off 'walkabout' for a
For those that haven't seen it packed I can get the following in the
car: Tent, Airbed (and Pump), Sleeping Bag, Pillow, Camping Chair,
Gas Stove, Kettle, Frying Pan, Plate, Mug, Knife/Fork/Spoon, First
Aid Kit, Waterproof Trousers and Jacket, Change of clothes, 2 days
food and 6 bottles of beer What more does a man need ?