Picture this: you're on a camping trip with your family, surrounded by picturesque lakes and lush greenery. After a long day of hiking, roasting marshmallows and telling ghost stories, you're ready to curl up in your tent for a good night of sleep. All of a sudden, a gust of wind blows your tent over--there goes any chance of sleep!
Camping may involve embracing nature, but there's no reason you have to be completely exposed to the elements. That's why every camper needs a windbreak. Windbreaks for camping can provide shelter from the wind, protecting your tent and keeping your camping trip from going awry.
How Windbreaks Work
Windbreaks for camping are essentially barriers that are used to minimize and redirect the wind. When the wind applies pressure against the windbreak, most of it will be forced above the windbreak and away from the tent.
There are two types of windbreaks for camping you can buy: the standard pole windbreaks and air windbreaks. Like the name suggests, pole windbreaks are erected with and supported by physical poles. Air windbreaks, on the other hand, have inflatable poles, which don't snap and tend to be quicker to assemble.
Windbreakers for Camping
The exact windbreak you buy depends on your particular needs. Leisureshop Direct offers a variety of windbreaks, including both the air and poled varieties. Here are some of their top-selling options.
Vango Airbeam Modular Windbreak
This Vango air windbreak offers three inflatable panels that can be adjusted into whatever shape you need to best prevent the wind from ruining your tent. You can also incorporate additional sections, which can be used to expand the size of your windbreak or create a pitch for an awning. This windbreak can be erected in just minutes, making it perfect for a novice camper or anyone looking for convenience.
Isabella Sun Windbreak
This Isabella windbreak features three sides and supportive poles that work in loose earth. Not only do the poles ensure that the windscreens are always secure, but they can also be used to erect awnings. Amenities include:
Royal Air Windbreak
Designed for families, the Royal Air Windbreak can be erected in minutes and offers multiple set-up options, letting you optimize the design to best protect your tent. It comes with a number of accessories, such as:
Each panel can be inflated on its own and linked together through connectors.
Maypole 3 Panel Windbreak
This three-paneled, poled windbreak offers both privacy and protection; it redirects the wind while also functioning as a screen, shielding your tent from view. With mid-way pegging points situated on each panel, this windbreak for camping is sure to stay erected, keeping both children and pets safely inside.
You can enjoy a night under the stars without having to worry about the less desirable sides of Mother Nature. Be prepared for your next outdoor excursion by getting yourself windbreaks for camping!
Windbreaks for camping of various sizes and colours to protect you from the wind on your next caravan trip. We have a range of poled and air windscreens from leading brands.