Stories of discovery and lessons learned
Boondocker Camping caters to those who prefer camping outside of developed campgrounds. If you are an off-road enthusiast who seeks the adventure of camping in the wilderness, then buckle up to read our camping tips and trips gained from our experience of various modes of camping since 1976. We share our outdoor adventures and stories of lessons learned to inform and inspire other boondockers to discover and explore the wild beauty of the western United States.
Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien
- Get tried and true guide books and camping gear I recommend on the Gear page.
- Explore our favorite campsites category for boondock camping trips in the western U.S.A.
- Favorite quotes are inserted into our posts to enjoy a chuckle or some inspiration.
- Not sure what boondock or dispersed camping is? Check out what it’s all about. Other terms for this style of camping can be boondocking, dry camping and wild camping.
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