About Campwagen

At Campwagen, we combine our experiences, lessons and share tips & tricks in an easy-to-read and understand way. All to help you prepare and find the joy in camping from the very first trip.

But with the right gear and knowledge, it’s much easier to enjoy the trip. 

Coming back to the roots might sound scary and uncomfortable. Especially in dispersed places where you’re on your own – without comfort amenities & people to help you set up. 

Our team


Founder & technical mind at Campwagen, Dom is an outdoor enthusiast with a sharp, down-to-earth perspective to all things dispersed camping. When away from the keyboard, you’ll find him catching all and any chance to escape into the wild.


As a longtime writer, Monika’s ever seen wilderness as a parallel to a fresh mind and inspiration. At Campwagen, she’s telling stories and compiling detailed product reviews to spread the experience-based word for the growing camping community.

Join us on the adventure

We’re open to feedback, ideas, questions, networking opportunities, suggestions, partnerships – anything! Visit the contact page, drop us a line, and we’ll get in touch. 

Gear review articles written by the team

Camping cutting board: 9 best picks for your camp kitchen

If you love the great outdoors, you know that camping and cooking go hand in hand. Preparing a meal in the middle of nature, surrounded

Camping utensils: The best cooking utensil sets in 2023

There’s nothing worse than being out in the wilderness, trying to enjoy a hot meal, only to be thwarted by flimsy, fragile utensils that barely

Camping kitchen: Top portable setups to elevate your cuisine

Camping is an incredible way to experience the great outdoors, and there’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of preparing a delicious meal surrounded by nature. 

Camping mugs: Top 10 must-have mugs for your trip

Camping trips and outdoor adventures are all about creating memories, connecting with nature, and enjoying the simple pleasures of life.  A crucial part of this

Best freeze-dried food: Top nutritious meals on the go

As outdoor enthusiasts, we know how crucial it is to have nutritious, filling, but still tasty enough meals when exploring the great outdoors. However, preparing

Camping coffee maker: Best picks for your wild morning brew

Picture yourself waking up in the great outdoors, surrounded by towering trees, fresh air, and the sounds of nature. As you crawl out of your

Solo Stove Campfire Review: Is it really one stove to rule them all?

Campfires are an absolute camping classic. However, they’re not the thing you can bring and start wherever, whenever – be it due to local restrictions,

Lodge Cook It All review: Is it really an all-in-one solution?

When it comes to outdoor cooking, you need cookware that can handle anything and everything. Wild conditions are rough, so being able to withstand them

Wolf and Grizzly: The ultimate Campfire Trio review

Imagine arriving at your campsite, ready to settle in and enjoy the great outdoors. You’re excited to cook a tasty meal over the campfire, but

Camping pot for boiling water: Your perfect match in 2023

When it comes to camping, boiling water is not just a luxury; it’s a necessity. Whether you’re brewing a morning cup of coffee, cooking a

Camping water purification systems: Best filters in 2023

Staying hydrated is vital. Water does so many important jobs on our body, like breaking down food, maintaining our body temperature, and keeping our cells

Camping mess kit: Best space-saving picks for your mealtime

Camping is one of the most exciting and rewarding outdoor activities, but it can also be a hassle when mealtime comes. Carrying multiple pots, pans,

Other articles written by the team

Camping safety 101: Tips for staying safe in the wild

Staying safe should always be at the top of your mind, whether you’re off camping for a day or a week. Camping can indeed be

Pie iron: What it is, top picks to buy & 15 best recipes

With all the pie-inspired foods in existence, it’s hard to beat a pie iron – a nifty little gadget that lets you make all kinds

Fire color changers: The secret to memorable fires

Campfires are a beloved part of the camping experience – providing warmth, light, and a cozy gathering place for friends and family. Oh, and did

Camping hacks: 36 tips that’ll make your outdoor life easier

Whether camping in the woods or trekking through deserts and forests, camping hacks can be a lifesaver. From the right camping gear to clever camping

Types of tents: Ultimate guide with visuals & benefits

If you’re in the market for a tent, deciding which type best fits the outings you’ve planned can be difficult. But choosing the right tent

Tent footprint: What it’s all about & do you need one

Having the right tent footprint can make all the difference between a tent you cherish and one you regret.  From providing an extra layer of

Paracord sizes & types: How to choose the best option 

Paracord is a versatile, multi-purpose tool that plays an essential part in any outdoor enthusiast’s kit – whether you’re a hiker, camper, hunter, or survivalist. 

How hot is a campfire: Temps, colors, wood tips & more

Can I put this pan on an open fire? Are there enough coals to cook those potatoes? Isn’t this steak burning yet? Why is it

Camping gifts: 50 ideas outdoorsy people will love in 2023

One of the impressive things about camping gear is that it’s so versatile you’ll certainly find where and how to use it, even outside camping

5 C of Survival: Tools you can’t miss in your survival kit

While off to the wild, you must be prepared for survival situations in advance. The 5 C of Survival works as a base for putting

First-aid kit checklist: Stay safe & prepared outdoors

Safety comes first. Especially when you head into the wilderness, carrying a prepacked first-aid kit is a must. And that’s not all – knowing how

Camping essentials for women: 21 thing for best comfort

Essentially, the same camping checklist applies to every camper, regardless their gender. But women just need a couple of supplies more for maximum comfort. And