Pull out the sleeping bags!
Join thousands of North Carolinians the weekend of October 10-12, 2014 and take part in EarthShare North Carolina’s 8th annual Campout! Carolina.
Campout! Carolina is an annual event that encourages people to turn off the lights, unplug from the computer, and enjoy a night under the stars. On this weekend people across the state campout in backyards, campsites and favorite backwoods spots to celebrate and show their support for a healthy environment.
Taking part is easy. Register, explore the website for ideas and information to help plan your campout, share your camping tips and recipes, and more.
REI Photo Contest: The photo context is back by popular demand. Check out the Photo Contest page for details on how you can be one of 5 campers to win a $50 REI gift card.
Other prizes: REI and Shakori Hills have donated great prizes and all registered campers will be included in the drawings for a REI Base Camp 6 tent and tickets to the Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance held the same weekend as Campout!Carolina.
Need camping gear? Check out the Tips for Planning Your Campout Page.
EarthShare North Carolina is a coalition of over 60 non-profit organizations working throughout North Carolina to preserve and protect our environment. These organizations are leading the way to clean up our air and water, protect wildlife and their habitats, and ensure we have natural places to visit and enjoy.