Extreme social distancing: Why camping is poised for a ‘huge jump in popularity,’ fueled by technology

GeekWire | May 23, 2020 at 4:10 PM
  • After months confined in their homes, many people who would normally hop on an airplane or crowd into popular tourist destinations are instead rediscovering the joys of camping.
  • As with plenty of other sectors, camping enthusiasts seek technology that will improve their experiences.
  • Catering to campers already looking to avoid the crowds at state parks or local campgrounds and RV parks, companies such as Hipcamp and Tentrr work with landowners who create campgrounds on private property.