Perfect campgrounds for first-timers

You want to be wowed with big views, yes, but not until you’ve had a hot shower

Oregon campground

Wake up to the view of Mt. Hood rising from an alpine forest at Oregon's Hoodview Campground.

Thomas J. Story

Glen Park National Recreation Area camping

First-time campers can’t go wrong with a site at Lake Powell.

Photo by Kerrick James

Live Oak Grove Campground

Set up camp at Caspers Wilderness Park.

J.P. Greenwood

Lake Powell, UT and AZ 

Mt. Hood National Forest, OR

Orange County, CA 

Near Santa Cruz, CA

Outside Denver

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