Here’s how you make camping comfortable. Bring along the Camp Couch from Snow Peak. Yes, it’s a plush couch but also functions as a futon/cot, 2 chairs and a table or a set of stacked shelves. Converting it is simple & tool-free.
When you want the option to take your smoke show on the road, Ziv’s Portable Smoker is good to go. Small & lightweight, the design folds down into an easy-to-transport briefcase & sets up & then heats up in just 3 minutes. It also works with any heat source: gas stove, open fire, or BBQ grill.
Lightweight, compact, and adjustable, the WG Grill is designed to go anywhere. It’s made of tough, easy-to-clean stainless steel and offers infinite height adjustments for the heat source of your choice. When you’re done grilling it collapses down to the diameter of your water bottle. A funded Kickstarter.
Since 1961, Springbar has been keeping campers comfortable with their spacious, high-roof canvas tents. Made with premium materials like Hardyduck canvas, galvanized steel poles & heavy-duty waterproof laminated vinyl floors, they’re watertight, breathable, & durable. 2 models are offered, a 10’X10’ 6-person & a 10’X14’ 8-person model, both designed for dad-friendly 1-person set-up.
Helinox, maker of the award-winning Chair One camp chair teamed up with the innovative adventure outfitter Heimplanet to create a special model of everyone’s favorite lightweight (1.9lbs.), packable camp chair, featuring HPT’s signature Cairo Camo pattern.
Utilizing the same iso-butane gas canisters backpackers and campers use for cooking, the compact and lightweight Backpacker Repeller repels mosquitoes and other biting insects by creating a 15 x 15-foot zone of protection. With the push of a button, the bugs are gone and the Repeller runs for up to 90 hours on a single 4 ounce canister.
Zenbivy is a hybrid sleeping bag/quilt designed for versatility and comfort whether you’re napping in the hammock, couch camping or counting every ounce for lightweight backpacking. It features the natural warmth of down filling & both left & right side zippers, a cinch at the feet for ventilating excess heat, and attaches securely to your sleeping pad to stay put. Weight: 2 pounds. Rated to 25ºf. A funded Kickstarter.
For camping, picnicking, and all other forms of summer lounging, this technical blanket will be an essential accessory. The PDW Technical Picnic Blanket is made of weatherproof ripstop nylon on one side and a 14 oz. wool blend on the other. Nylon loops at the corners allow you to stake it up as a shelter. It measures 54″ x 84” and stores in an included stuff sack.
The TrailNest Rooftop Hammock will give you a new perspective on vehicle camping. It gets you up off the ground & out in the fresh air to take in wide-open vistas & starry nights. The system is available for single & double hammock set-up & mounts to all major roof racks. It sets up in just seconds & fits all kinds of hammocks. Made in the USA.
Swedish Knifemaker MORAKNIV teamed up with renowned survival expert Dave Canterbury to create this kit. It includes basic tools for self-subsistence and wilderness survival. It contains the Morakniv Kansbol fixed-blade knife, a 32oz. stainless steel bottle, a stainless 750ml pot with lid, UCO Sweetfire fire starter, UCO stormproof match kit, a candle lantern with a 9-hour candle, plus Canterbury’s survival guide.
LaidBack Pads are a comfortable, portable sleeping pad for camping, outdoor lounging, and random naps in nature, when you want simple, set-up free chilling that requires no inflation. The pads are constructed of tough cordura on the outside and feature soft fleece on the sleeping surface, which is removable for washing. The pads weigh 8 pounds and roll-up with compression straps for storage.
When you’re up the creek or alone in the wilderness, The Worst Case will be a lifesaver. This compact, TSA-safe survival kit is packed: shelter, several ways to make fire, water purification, minor 1st aid, fishing kit, compass, micro saw, 550 paracord, safety pins, flashlight, a signal mirror & much more. And all of it is squeezed into a perfectly packable waterproof Pelican 1010 case.
BioLite has created the world’s first flatpack lantern & power supply. It put outs a bright 500 lumens & is powered by a 12K mAh rechargeable li-on battery. 2 USB ports provide power to your devices and a low energy bluetooth app gives you full control for power, dimming, color change, sleep timers, and more.
If you’re a side sleeper or you just want a sleeping bag that’s truly designed for comfort, the NEMO Riff 15 is a solid choice. Its unique shape provides extra room at the knees & elbows & Thermo Gills in the midsection make it easier to ventilate excess heat. It’s a 3-season down filled bag, rated to 15 degrees.
Klymit has created Sleeping Pad Sheets—a comfy option for warm summer nights when your sleeping is too hot or if you just prefer a softer sleeping surface. They fit over Klymit’s Static sleeping pads, are machine washable, and feature a pocket to keep your camp pillow in place.