Being out in nature is cool and all but without a cell signal or wi-fi nobody will even know you’re exploring epic places. With goTenna, you’re saved. It keeps you connected even where there’s no service. The goTenna pairs with your iOS or Android phone using a digital radio signal & an app that generates its own signal, allowing you to text, share locations, & send out emergency alerts to anyone else with a goTenna.
Here’s a simple way to stick to that resolution about getting more organized. Cableyoyo is an earbud cord spool with a magnetic center that keeps earphones tidy and tangle-free while enabling quick winding and unwinding. You can also use it to keep other small cables tidy.
This mug from Colorado-based backpack & outdoor brand Topo Designs, features a stackable, double-wall insulated design, perfect for keeping 8-ounces of hot morning Joe or iced afternoon bourbon at prime sipping temperature.
Casio’s new Android Wear smart watch is built for outdoor action. It’s water resistant up to 164 feet with a pressure sensor, compass and accelerometer & has a bunch of built-in apps. RunKeeper for running & cycling, ViewRanger GPS gives you location data, route info, & altitude graphs and MyRadar provides instant weather updates. Available April 2016.
The Sky Nest hanging tent gets you off the ground and up into the canopy for a new kind of camping experience. Spend the night floating on air inside this comfy 2-person shelter that features a hammock-like base and mesh panels on all sides as well as the ceiling, giving you clear views of surrounding forest & the stars above.
Developed by US Special Ops Forces of the Navy SEALs & Army Green Berets, the Wilderness Survival Card is credit card-sized metal survival tool you can carry in your wallet. It has arrowheads, fishing hooks, snare locks, a trident for gigging fish or small game plus sewing needles, tweezers, & multiple saw blades.
Looking something like the Lamborghini of keychains, the Arcus carabiner was designed specifically for toting your EDC in style. Made of zinc alloy, it weighs a scant 1.4 ounces.
This knife was designed by world record-holding speed climber Hans Florine for maximum function with minimal weight. The simple, 2-piece design features a stainless blade seated in the knife frame to reduce bulk & a titanium handle with an integrated loop for hanging it from a ’biner.
When a gum wrapper and a piece of shoelace won’t fix the airplane, maybe something inside the Best Made Possibilities Kit can. It includes a set of basic tools to give you MacGyver-like solutions to all kinds of tricky situations. It includes: 2 aviation cable key rings, an S-biner, a 3” D9 steel pry bar, flat head & Phillips-head screw keys, a waterproof delrin capsule, 2 runt clips, & 5 key maintenance rings.
The weatherproof BULLET flashlight is the world’s smallest LED flashlight with a design inspired by 9mm ammunition rounds. At just over an inch long, it is much smaller than most EDC LEDs. Powered by 3 LR41 batteries it produces 15 lumens & features a small triangular ring for attaching to your EDC loop.