How Many Americans Go Camping?

The 2013 American Camper Report, a new study out from the Outdoor Foundation, estimates that 38 million Americans—or 13 percent of Americans at least 6 years old—went camping in 2012.

Beyond this topline number, here are some of the other report findings I found of note:

Demographics of 2012 Campers, Source: 2013 American Camper Report

Data for the study came from 42,353 online interviews conducted nationwide.

 “Equipped” is an AMC Outdoors blog, written by Matt Heid.