One of the most obvious camping equipment purchases we all make and hope will be our last – is the table. You could be excused for thinking that this purchase is rather straightforward but in reality, it isn't so easy. If you look at the typical camping scenario where the table is setup in the outdoors, then issues such as leg stability, table height, leg room, surface texture, size and portability are all very important factors, however not all tables are created equal.
Obviously, the choose is personal and it will depend largely on your packing space and how you intend to use the table. Some people place a high degree of importance on the table, whilst others are happy with any elevated flat surface that will do the job. So each of the following sections looks at practical situations where you'll use a table on a camping trip.