Rent It Today Blog : Camping Gear

Outdoor Rentals, Camping Equipment Rental, Backpacking and Hiking Equipment for Rent, and Extreme Outfitter Services


Human-Carrying Drone Unveiled at International Gadget Show

While drone manufacturers celebrated huge sales during the fourth quarter of 2015, another company stole the headlines by showcasing its latest invention at the annual CES gadget show in Las Vegas. At the event, drone maker Ehang, Inc., a Chinese-based company, unveiled the first drone in the world capable of carrying a human passenger, this […]

Human-carrying drone unveiled at CES gadget show

Camping Gear for Music Festivals

Here’s How to Camp at a Music Festival

  Planning on camping out at Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Pitchfork or one of the dozen other major music festivals in the U.S. this year? There are probably a few things you should know before pitching your tent amongst the thousands of other fun-loving concertgoers. Below, we’ve share a list of tips for camping at a festival, […]


How to Plan a Camping Trip in Northern California

It’s no secret that Northern California is one of my favorite places to visit. In fact, I’ve written about San Francisco several times over the past couple of years right here on this blog. As winter continues to freeze the midwest, I can’t help but think about taking a trip west to visit the Bay […]

Photo courtesy of awildsoul.com

Tips for camping in the winter

How to Go Camping in the Winter

When you think about winter, the last thing that probably comes to mind is sleeping in a tent outdoors in freezing temperatures. However, camping in the winter can be a lot of fun. Below, we’ve shared some some tips for camping in the winter, courtesy of Nikki Fotheringham for the Huffington Post Canada. Have fun […]


Great Smoky Mountains Hiking Trail Checklist for Fall

Fall is here and with its arrival comes some great weather for hiking. Aside from cooler temperatures, bright colors are dotting landscapes and trails across the country, which make for one heck of a walk in the mountains. One of our favorite places to explore on foot is the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. This […]

Hiking Gear Near Me

Fall camping essentials

How To Prepare for the Perfect Fall Camping Trip

Camping is one of our all-time favorite past times. Camping in the fall is even better. The cooler temperatures combined with beautiful scenery, make the fall the best time of the year to hang out around the campfire and sleep outdoors. If you’ve never gone camping in the fall and aren’t sure what you’ll need, […]


Going Camping But Don’t Care For It? These Tips Are For You

Let’s face it: Camping isn’t for everyone. In fact, many people I know would prefer to stay the night at a rundown hotel before ever sleeping on the ground or cramming into a camper. Camping, however, can be a lot of fun and a great opportunity to unplug and get away for a weekend. Plus, […]

Get the camping gear you need at Rent It Today

Autumn Boating Season Destinations

4 of the Best Spots to Go Boating This Fall

Sure, summer is probably considered by most to be the best time of the year to go boating, but that doesn’t mean you should put the boat away when the fall season rolls in. In fact, there several great spots across the U.S. that are perfect for viewing the changing seasons from the water. Below, […]