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Gather Your Family and Make a Memory!

On Friday April 17, join with families across America for the Trail Life USA National Backyard Campout!

At a time when outward bound has become homeward bound, Trail Life is inviting families to join the 30,000+ Trailmen across the nation for a one night event in the great outdoors.

Set up a tent, cook over a fire, create a back yard family adventure, and share your experiences virtually through a safe, filtered, community portal.

Discover games and activities to connect as a family, as a community, and as a nation. Pitch a tent, hang a hammock, or build a furniture fort and make a memory.

Register now to get access to the Backyard  Campout Community, get the latest updates, be entered to win prizes, and access fun ideas!

Join Over 5,000 Families Across America!

The pins below represent zip codes of families participating in the National Backyard Campout. Register to add your pin and be entered in the prize drawing! 

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