a few things never mentioned, especially with car camping now. a power inverter to run electronics off you car's cig lighter. and with that said, jumper cables, saw at least 20 cars with the hood up on monday morning (including mine), but it was super easy to borrow some. rope, tent stakes, and tarp-fuck the tent, no breeze. you can string up any type of structure you want and tie it off to whatever. make friends with the neighbors and see how many sites you can string togeather. got 6 last year, shooting for 12 this.