Backpackers and camping gear fetishists have long sung the praises of the packable, versatile spork. This new spork design from KUMA is available in hard-coated anodized 5052 aluminum & 304 Stainless steel. A funded Kickstarter project. via
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.
The Rumpl blanket is like a tech sleeping bag without the zipper. Made of ripstop nylon and treated with DWR water-repellent coating, it features lightweight synthetic fill, so it will definitely work outdoors as well as out-perform your regular indoor blankie.
The Solo Stove Campfire burns biomass like twigs, sticks, and leaves to cook your camp meals. Its unique airflow design makes it super efficient, burning less fuel and cooking hotter than similar stoves. At 9-inches tall & 7-inches in diameter & weighing just 2 pounds, it’s small enough to bring backpacking. A fully funded Kickstarter campaign.
Lighter and smaller than any other hammock on the market, the Hummingbird Hammock weighs just 5.2 ounces yet holds up to 300 lbs. It’s made from ripstop nylon parachute material and is suspended by its 1000 lb. Spectra end loops w/ super strong Soft Link Carabiners. Made in the USA.