|The Family Camping Trip|
|Season 1, Episode 19|
|Air date||June 4, 2011|
|Written by||Dan Mandel, Chris Pearson|
|Directed by||Bill Kopp|
"The Family Camping Trip" is the nineteenth episode of the 1st season and the nineteenth episode overall.
It originally aired on June 4, 2011.
When Chris decides to go on a camping trip with Elise and her family instead of hanging out with Dan, Dan vows to ruin the trip for everyone. Guest starring Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross as Elise's Parents and Daran Norris as Colby. Meanwhile the hockey mask maniac is on the run,causing Chris to become paranoid. They eventually do run into him, but is attacked by a bear and caught by police.
- Daran Norris guest stars as Colby.
- This is supposedly a Family Camping trip but Elise's brother, Ben, is nowhere to be seen.
- Dan references Spider-Man when he bumps into a spider web.
- The first and only promo was released on The Hub's YouTube Channel on June 2, 2011.
- "Do you love "Family Ties?" TV's favorite parents Meredith Baxter & Michael Gross are back in this week's new episode of "Dan Vs." They're joining the gang for a family camping trip this Saturday at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT!" - description of video.