Winter Camping Essentials & Cold Weather Camping Tips (2019) This list of winter camping essentials includes the best winter tents and gear — plus need-to-know cold weather camping tips!Winter is a great time to go camping. Not only is it a smart way to get coveted campsites, but you’re also pretty much guaranteed a quieter trip, prices tend to be lower, and most critters hide away in the colder months.However, camping in the winter can also be an intimidating activity.…