While on a camping holiday you must ensure that you get good sleep. If you do not sleep well then you become grumpy and do not enjoy all the activities during the holidays. Setting up a camper trailer tent like those available from Australian manufacturers like GIC Campers has to be done in the right way. This is the tent that you will be sleeping in. So setting it up for safety and comfort is vital. There is an instruction manual that is available to you from the camping trailer seller. Make sure you follow the instructions very carefully. The manufacturer’s instructions are dependent on the kind of camper trailer you own. Different camping trailers will be installed in different ways. Usually tents that are smaller in size can be set up by one person. For bigger sized tents at least two people would be needed to set up these tents. While packing your tent to take with you on your camping holiday, you must also make sure that you have kept all the important parts needed for installing the tent such as all the frame poles and the pegs. We can sum up a few easy to do to set up the tent of your camper trailers.
- While camping, check the level of the ground where your trailer is parked. If it is not leveled then inspect for ground with level surfaces so that it is easy to set up your camper tent. If you already have a site allocated to you at the camp, then you have to choose the most level spot on that site. In case you find the ground full of thorns, pebbles or jagged objects, you should clear out the area before you start installing the camping trailer tent.
- You need to unclasp the straps of the tent and carefully unfold it out. You have to extend the tent so that it becomes firm. There are furrows provided at the base of the tent. The tent poles have to be placed on these furrows and tightly tied with guide ropes. Then you can peg the tent down to the ground using tent pegs.
- Finally, all the doors and windows are provided with flaps that can be secured by velcro. Once you secure your tent windows and doors, now is the time to set up a camping bed inside the tent.
Installing your tent correctly and planning your camper trailer holiday allows you a good, relaxed sleep. Apart from the supplies that you need to carry in your camping trailer, you have to ensure that the towbar to keep your caravan in place is fixed properly. If you’re looking for a quality towbar and are situated in Brisbane, I’d recommend taking a look at a company called Speedy Towbars. You might want to keep a toolkit handy with you just in case you run into any technical troubles. The outbacks of Australia, the roads and the weather are very unpredictable. Sometimes it is dry and arid, while sometimes it rains very heavily. Therefore off road campers like those from GIC Campers athttp://giccampertrailers.com.au/ and other Australian manufacturers are very useful here and can be comfortably parked anywhere.
Article by Destination Queensland. Original Article can be found here.