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Thursday, June 11, 2009

Eco-Camping and the Great American Backyard Campout!

It’s that time of year, June 27th is the next NWF’s Great American Backyard Campout! It doesn’t have to be on the 27th, but try a new spin on a night out with your family. Pull out the tent and sleeping bags and spend the night in your yard. See nature in a whole new night light. Discover what happens while your family is usually sleeping inside…

Find out more here.

Find out more about Eco-Camping, get easy tips for responsible, green camping from Earth 911 here.


  1. Nature Coach,

    Families that spend time together outdoors ... camping, hiking, or in their backyards star-gazing ... grow a greater appreciation of each other and of all Nature.


  2. Herb, I couldn't agree with you more! I especially like that you mentioned a greater apprecation for each other--spending time outdoors is a great setting for family growth and trust (and our sense of place in nature). Thank you kindly for sharing your comments!