5 Crucial Items You Need to Tackle Winter Camping Head On

Shut out the cold with these essentials.

Let’s not glaze over it—winter camping isn’t for the weak. It takes perseverance, dedication, and a lot of willpower. But most of all, it takes intelligence. Your primary enemy — the weather — is always front and center and in your face, and one wrong move could put you in a world of pain, or worse. But if you know your environment and come prepared, winter camping offers those ballsy outdoorsmen the experience of a lifetime.

Here’s the gear you’ll need to make it home alive: