When you’re off the beaten path, your phone & other gadgets are doomed to dead battery status. But if you’ve got a fire going or a campstove & you’ve got a Flamestower in your pack, you’ll be back in business lickety-split. The compact portable device draws heat from the fire & converts it into electricity to power your USB electronics.
The TruArc 20 from Brunton is the compass you want. It will never lose polarity and resists magnetic interference better than its competitors, making for more accurate and reliable route-finding. Other key features include a map magnifier, clinometer, and a magnified readout with 1º resolution.
Compact & self-contained, the Mountain Vacuum Food System from Stanley features a 20 oz, BPA-free Stainless Steel hot/cold canister stacked with nested camp cooking and eating essentials. The vacuum insulated jar keeps food hot for 13 hours or cold for 11. Spork included.
A campfire is nice but not the most effective way to warm up, cook breakfast, or boil water. The compact, relatively lightweight Fältovn is a portable, 22-pound mini woodstove that will quickly, efficiently cook camp meals and/or heat your cabin tent.
Made in the USA from a real military ammo box, the Blue Ridge Stove is a portable camp stove that heats up quickly for making meals, boiling water or even heating up a small shelter or cabin tent. It features a hinged, latching door and a sliding air intake for proper venting plus a 3” stovepipe chimney.
This compact Michigan-made camping hammock is stored in and deployed from its Double Barrel stuff sack—keeping your hammock & straps together at all times for quicker set-up and breakdown. The design of the Rapid Cinch Strap means you can set it up in just 30 seconds, then just hang out.
The Cam-O-Bunk is a portable, compact bunk-bed system you can take anywhere for over-and-under sleeping wherever space is limited. It will save floorspace in your tent or just make it feel like a night in jail. No tools are required for assembly and it can be set up as 2 separate cots or as a couch/bench as well. via
This simple cardboard shelf makes starting fires easier. In part, because it’s designed to promote airflow and elevates the base of your fire off the ground but also because it is water-resistant & treated with a slow-burning flammable chemical. So even if it’s raining and it’s your first time, you can still earn your fire-starting badge.