Camping is like taking a vacation for a day, overnight or for the whole weekend. It's the best way to relax and unwind after a long, hard week of work. One gets revitalized in the morning with clear air and dewy surroundings. The clear waters of the nearby lake compel you to go fishing.
You can also try bird watching and learn the names of the birds specific to that region, their nest, eggs, diet, etc. This is a great way to increase and improve your knowledge about animals and birds in the wild and gain first hand experience.
It's a great exercise and team building activity. If you have kids along, then they will love the adventure of hiking. Make up a chant or sing songs to pep up the children.
It's a fun thing for children to collect plant samples and bring them back to camp. You can teach them to make their own herbarium , thus information and collection, proving to be useful for a science project.
You can express your innermost emotions in poetry, sitting by the lake-side or camp fire. Camping will definitely bring out the hidden artistic streak in you.
Remember, answer your cell phone only if it's urgent. Don't plan too many things to do or you'll just rush to complete the tasks without savoring the moments. Family camping is a great way to bond with your spouse and children. You can plan things impromptu and come up with unique ideas to have fun. Relax, appreciate, and relish the freedom when camping.