Regatta – Camping And Hiking Essentials For Summer Staycations

As holidays abroad may not be on the horizon for this year, staycations will be the order of the day. Make sure to be a well-equipped local tourist by stocking up on Regatta Great Outdoors trusty camping attire and accessories. The rise in interest in camping can already be seen in online sales of Regatta’s camping products, which have accelerated by +1583%* this year in comparison to previous years. Seven of the top ten best sellers for the season to date have been camping products.

Embrace the outdoors from the comfort of your own neighbourhood, explore within the travel radius to the scenic Irish countryside or make the most out of your back garden by camping! Whatever your outdoor plans are, Regatta Great Outdoors has the essentials for the whole family.

Warm clothes are a must with the unpredictable Irish weather when adventuring outdoors, so women’s Fidelia Fleece (RRP €19.95) made of a lightweight, summer-weight jersey fabric, is ideal for evenings around the campfire. The four-season men’s Montes Fleece (RRP €14.95) is a lightweight, soft-touch fleece that can be easily packed away ensuring it doesn’t take up too much room – ready to be deployed if and often when Irish weather conditions change. Make sure the kids stay warm on adventures by bringing along the kids’ Kalina Funnel Neck Fleece (RRP €14.95). Designed with a wraparound hood and drawcord adjusters, this fleece will feel cosy and warm on a breezy day.

Don’t forget to pack a waterproof jacket for your adventures. The Highton stretch jackets serve the whole family, available for men and women the Highton Stretch (RRP €54.95) and for kids’ the Highton (RRP €37.45). These hooded jackets protect from the elements and are great all-rounders across the seasons.

Waterproof and fire resistant, the Malawi 2 Man Pop Up Tent (RRP €91) is perfect for a fun packed weekend in any weather. You won’t need to be Bear Grylls to set the Malawi up, it’s quick and easy to pitch, and will leave you with plenty of time to appreciate the natural beauty on your doorstep. Bring along the Kids’ Animal Camping Chair (RRP €30) for the little ones to relax in nature or the back garden! The Kruza Camping Chair (RRP €70) is another sturdy seat equipped with a strong steel frame construction and an insulated drinks holder built into the armrest. 

The Matio Picnic Rug (RRP €8.95) is a comfortable option to bring for lunch in the park or for lounging at the beach, and also works brilliantly at home in the garden. Use the Epula picnic pack (RRP €39.95) to dine al fresco. The four-person picnic set contains everything you need for the perfect spot of lunch – cutlery, plates, glasses and the all-important bottle opener! The Classic Games Folding Camping Table (RRP €34.95) is the must have accessory for any trip as it will keep the troops entertained with built in board games such as snakes and ladders, chess, drafts and Tic Tac Toe!

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