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57 Quotes That Perfectly Illustrate Why We Love Camping With Friends

If you crave escaping into nature, you know there’s nothing better than a peaceful camping trip with friends. Embarking on a journey into the great outdoors becomes even more memorable when you’re with your favorite people. To commemorate this experience, we’ve compiled a list of quotes about camping with friends to remind us of how magical it is to gather around a crackling campfire. 

So, what are you waiting for? Dive in and reminisce!

57 Quotes about Camping with Friends

Below are over 50 quotes to remind us that a campfire and friends can be all we need. Don’t forget to send these to your favorite camping buddies! 

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#1 “Camping with friends: Where memories are made and laughter never ends.”

#2 “The best therapy is camping with friends.”

#3 “Life is better surrounded by friends in the great outdoors.”

#4 “Camping: Where friends and marshmallows get toasted.”

#5 “Friendship is sharing a tent and a sunrise with that special someone.”

#6 “Camping buddies: Because adventures are better when you share them.”

#7 “A campfire, good friends, and a starry night – the recipe for a perfect camping trip.”

#8 “The joy of camping is in the company of friends who become family.”

#9 “Camping with friends is a reminder of how beautiful and simple life can be.”

Aerial view camping with friends
We love escaping to the great outdoors with our friends.

#10 “All I need is a campsite and good company.”

#11 “Camping is the answer; who cares what the question is!”

#12 “Camping isn’t just a pastime; it’s a chance to rekindle our relationship with nature and rediscover the art of conversation.”

#13 “A bad day camping is still better than a good day working.”

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#14 “The best things in life are the people we love, the adventures we have, and the s’mores we share around the campfire.”

#15 “I Googled my symptoms… it turns out I just need to go camping.”

#16 “Nothing brings people together like a campfire and a plate of s’mores.”

#17 “Light a campfire and everyone’s a storyteller.” – John Geddes

#18 “Life is s’more fun with friends.”

Night time campfire
Sharing stories around the campfire is a great way to bond with friends.

#19 “There’s no Wi-Fi on the mountain but I promise you’ll find a better connection.”

#20 “Camping is not a date; it’s an endurance test. If you can survive camping with someone, you should marry them on the way home.” – Yvonne Prinz

#21 “Camping with friends is the perfect way to unplug and reconnect with nature.”

#22 “The stars shine brighter and the campfire burns hotter when you’re camping with your closest friends.”

#23 “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” – John Muir

#24 “The best thing about camping with friends is that you can create your adventure. The best part is that you’re never alone.”

#25 “Campfires and constellations; where stories ignite and dreams take flight.”

#26 “Camping with friends is a reminder that some of life’s best moments happen when we disconnect from technology and connect with each other.”

#27 “Camping in the wild; where the rules are unwritten and the stories are unforgettable.”

#28 “Camping – because therapy is expensive.”

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We’ve been very lucky to make some amazing friends throughout our RV camping adventures.

#29 “The best part of camping with friends is that even the simplest things become extraordinary with the right people.”

#30 “Underneath the canopy of stars, with the scent of pine in the air, we create stories that become cherished memories.”

#31 “Camping with friends is not about the destination, it’s about the journey we take to get there.”

#32 “Home is where you park it.”

#33 “What happens in the camper stays in the camper.” 

#34 “A bonfire is a nightclub in the mountains.”

#35 “I do have a retirement plan … I plan on camping.”

#36 “Cooking and eating food outdoors makes it taste infinitely better than the same meal prepared and consumed indoors.” Fennel Hudson

#37 “Camping with friends: where every story starts with ‘Remember that time…’”

#38 “Friends who camp together stay together.”

#39 “I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.” – Henry David Thoreau

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#40 “Camping with friends: because when things go wrong, you need to laugh with someone.”

#41 “Around the campfire, we find warmth and the joy of togetherness.”

#42 “Camping with friends: where laughter is the soundtrack and memories are the photos.”

#43 “The wilderness holds answers to questions we have not yet learned to ask.” – Nancy Wynne Newhall

#44 “Friends don’t let friends camp alone.”

#45 “In the company of friends, every camping trip becomes an adventure.”

#46 “Camping is better when you share it with kindred spirits.”

#47 “The best conversations happen around the campfire’s glow.”

#48 “By the campfire, the world feels vast and intimate.”

#49 “If people sat outside and looked at the stars each night, I’ll bet they’d live a lot differently.” – Bill Watterson

Friends around campfire at night
Swapping stories while making s’mores is the perfect way to spend time with friends.

#50 “Campfires: where sparks fly and friendships are forged.”

#51 “In the heart of the wilderness, we discover the joy of togetherness.”

#52 “Underneath the stars, we find our place in this big, beautiful world.”

#53 “And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul” – John Muir

#54 “Camping recharges the soul and clears the mind, leaving us with memories that last a lifetime.”

#55 “In the wilderness, friendships form by the fireside.”

#56 “Camping with friends: where the messes are fun and the memories are priceless.”

#57 “Camping is about reconnecting with our primordial selves. The reason that cooking humble food around a campfire with family and friends feels so good is that, for eons, that was the definition of life in the community. It is woven into our DNA.”

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Camping with Friends is Good for the Soul

Undoubtedly, camping with friends is a transformative experience that weaves bonds as strong as the fibers of a well-pitched tent. These quotes about camping with friends are reminders of the power of friendship and the connection we can forge with nature and one another. So, what are you waiting for? Gather your closest friends, grab your camping gear, and use these quotes as inspiration! If the weather’s right, there’s no better time to camp. 

What was your favorite quote? Tell us in the comments below!

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About Tom and Caitlin Morton

Tom & Caitlin Morton of Mortons on the Move gave up the stationary life for one where they are constantly on the move. They are full-time travelers, television hosts, and digital media producers.
They left their jobs, sold their house and possessions, and hit the road in September 2015 in their full-time “home on wheels”. Since then they have traveled the US, Canada, and even internationally by RV.
Now, they are Discovery Channel & PBS TV Co-stars of “Go North” on Amazon Prime Video, co-founders and instructors of RV Masterclass, and contributing authors for and an Arizona travel guide.

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