Camping as experience dictates going out and finding a good peaceful spot among mother natures vast terrain where you can spend the night and appreciate the natural surroundings that you don’t get to interact all that often in more urban places.
Magical stuff to put you in contact with the wild, yet just going out with only a tent or sleeping bag is crazy stuff. Want to make the most out of camping? Here are the best Gadgets to make enhance your camping experience.
#1 Ultimate Survival Technologies BlastMatch
This product was recommended by Scott Hembruff W-EMT from Wilderness Rescue Solutions
As a Wilderness Survival Instructor I have put the UST Blastmatch through its paces. This tool can be used with one hand to start a fire in any weather, even if it has gone for a swim or been through a rain storm. All you need is some dry tinder such as paper, or cotton balls coated with Vaseline and you will be guaranteed the ability to start a fire anywhere anytime.
#2 PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger
This product was recommended by Anna Stork from LuminAID
Here’s the clever foldable tech that’ll ensure a bright camping adventure: The PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger is a portable solar lantern and phone charger that packs flat to 1″ thick, but expands to a full-sized camping lantern and solar phone charger. It’s the smart tech that’s the single solution for portable power, no matter how far you are from an outlet.
Easy to use and durable, the PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger recharges in the sun, or recharges via USB input. It’s IP67 waterproof, dustproof, and even floats on water. No-nonsense, useful, and cleverly designed for rough trail use, no matter how long the trip.
#3 CAIRN XL: SMART LANTERN + POWER BANK
This product was recommended by Kasey Feller from Lander
The Cairn XL is the first smart lantern with proximity lighting, which adjusts light intensity based on your proximity to the lantern (it gets brighter the further you move away from it).
Other features include:
- Bluetooth Controls: Connects with your phone via Bluetooth to control power, dimming, color, light
- alarms, battery settings and strobe lighting from the free Cairn XL app
- Device Charging: Charges your mobile device up to four times
- Long Lasting: Offers up to 250 hours of light time
- Ultra-bright: Equipped with ultra-bright 350 Lumen light
#4 Nomader® Collapsible Water Bottle
This product was recommended by Nomader from Nomader
The uniquely portable Nomader® Collapsible Water Bottle makes it easy to stay hydrated while camping, eliminating the need for disposable plastic bottles. Designed with a flexible BPA-free silicone body, the Nomader® can be rolled-up or collapsed flat to save on space, yet it’s as comfortable to drink from as a hard-sided bottle.
This innovative, eco-friendly camping water bottle features a patented leakproof cap, an ergonomic carry strap, and a wide mouth for easy cleaning. As an added bonus, Nomader® bottles are backed by a lifetime warranty.
#5 GSI Outdoors Microlite Vacuum Bottle
This product was recommended by Sam Morrison from Glacier Wellness
There’s nothing better than getting to your favorite campground and drinking some hot tea, coffee, or even cocoa. This thermos is extra light and will keep your drink hot for up to eight hours. It’s also extremely easy to use. It has a push-button and flip-top cap and is offered in five different color options.
#6 Yukon Glory Stainless Steel Portable Trash Bag Holder
This product was recommended by Tamara Wilson from Yukon Glory
Yukon Glory’s Stainless Steel Portable Trash Bag Holder is designed to withstand all weather elements and outdoor conditions, making the ideal camping accessory. Its innovative design enables it to latch on to practically any object, vertically or horizontally.