If you want a comfy nights sleep whilst away from home, then camping airbeds are the closest thing to a mattress you can carry. Advancements in fabric technology has seen traditional heavy and cumbersome airbeds transformed in to compact and lightweight beds. No longer do you need an industrial pump to inflate them, as new valve designs allow for quick inflation and deflation, and the robust lightweight fabrics employed in their manufacture means they easily roll-up in to a compact carrying size. These camping airbeds are ideal for campers and backpackers.
Foam sleeping mats have a lot advantages for campers and backpackers. For a start they are extremely lightweight due to the closed cell technology employed in their manufacture. These tiny air pockets provide excellent insulating properties, ensuring yoru sleeping bag is separated from the cold floor.