National Camping Month 2009

You're encouraged to get outside during National Camping Month, June 2009. The North Face® kicks-off Summer with free outdoor events, activities and Explore Moab Sweepstakes.

Throughout the month of June, The North Face® will be holding free educational events, community activities and a sweepstakes to inspire and encourage individuals, their families and friends to embrace the outdoors in the simplest form – sleeping beneath the open skies.

The North Face® retail stores will be offering free clinics on topics such as how to select appropriate camping gear, how to pack a backpack, how to pitch a tent, how to make gourmet campfire meals and where to camp locally. Detailed event information is available at The North Face® retail stores.

To kick off National Camping Month, The North Face® and Travelocity are presenting the Explore Moab sweepstakes, which gives people a chance to win a grand prize trip for two to Moab, Utah, including airfare, lodging, meals, and guided hikes and tours, as well as a $2,000 The North Face gift card. Ten Runner-Up prizes include coveted national park passes and The North Face gift cards. For details on how to enter, visit your local The North Face® store or log onto In addition, those who enter Explore Moab in June 2009 will receive free shipping for online orders of $125 or more at

For more information about National Camping Month, including camping gear picks, and to find The North Face® retail store closest to you, visit

Published on June 1, 2009

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