The longevity of any camping holiday is tied to how long it takes to put the tent up and down. Our handy walkthrough takes out the guesswork.
If you set up a tent once a year on an annual camping holiday you may have forgotten the trick to getting it up first time, no sweat.
We jog your memory with this handy guide to erecting a dome tent.
Choose a flat area without large branches overhead to set up the tent.
Select an area that receives morning shade, as the heat of direct sunlight can become unbearable in summer.
Clear the ground of twigs and rocks that may damage the tent. Ensure campfires are a safe distance away.