Nothing beats chilling out beside the campfire with your favourite playlist on in the background... The right playlist can set the right tone for any trip, so we’ve put together some of our go to Spotify playlists for different kinds of camping activities.
TOP TIP: Make sure you download these playlists so you can listen to them even when offline! If you’re camping out in the wilderness, signal won’t be guaranteed! If downloaded at home you can listen to them anytime, anywhere.
You’ve had a long day of hiking, you’re a little tired and full from the dinner; it’s time to sit back and relax around the burning campfire. In order to fully relax, you’re going to need the perfect playlist, filled with relaxing tunes that’ll set the perfect mood before you go to bed for the night. Here’s our top five chill out anthems!
- I Won’t Give Up - Jason Mraz
- Monster - Mumford & Sons
- Riptide - Vance Joy
- Last Request – Paolo Nutini
- Ho Hey- The Lumineers
Having a blast with the kids? Playing a game of rounders? Turn on the speakers and put on some songs that all the family will love! We suggest something upbeat to keep energy levels high. It’s also good to add in songs that the whole family can singalong to in the car, it’ll keep the little ones entertained and stop them getting restless. Here are our five family faves:
- Shut Up and Dance – Walk The Moon
- Love Is An Open Door – Frozen
- We Are Family – Sister Sledge
- Happy – Pharrell Williams
- Last Friday Night – Katy Perry
Sometimes when you’ve been hiking for hours and the top of that hill seems impossible, the best thing you can do is plug in your headphones and motivate yourself to keep going. You’re going to need a playlist that has a strong beat you can hike to! Here are our hiking heroes:
- Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson ft Bruno Mars
- Chocolate – The 1975
- Mr Brightside – The Killers
- Thunder – Imagine Dragons
- Animal – Neon Trees