The shockproof, water-resistant Venture 30 charger from Goal Zero can be powered up by USB or optional solar panel. And with a full charge, it will juice up your phone 3 times, as well as tablets, headlamps, cameras and other devices. The whole kit is compact & weighs just 1.5 pounds.
Candylabs Toys is a Kickstarter success story. They make solid wood toy cars, inspired by classic 60s cars and mid-century design. Their latest collection includes 5 new vehicles: a pair of fastback muscle cars, a tow truck, a yellow taxicab, and a woody wagon with real walnut veneer and a tow-behind camper. They’re so cool your kids might even play with them.
Leano is an ultra-lightweight portable chair. The design is super simple but stable, made with fold-out beech wood legs and a sturdy fabric seat. Roll it out, pop up the legs & chill. Anywhere. A funded Kickstarter project.
Made of a classified high-tech composite material noted for both its nuke-proof durability & NASA-worthy ultra-lightweight properties, this advanced, tactical EDC beer-opening device weighs a scant 20 grams yet boasts a staggering 140.000 Yield Strength on the von Mises scale & it will never rust.
X-Pot camp cookware collapses flat so it takes up less space in your backpack. Smart! More room for food. Available in four sizes, the X-Pot uses an anodized aluminum base for fast-boil heat & the walls of the pot are made of BPA-free, heat-resistant silicone. Grippy, flexible nylon handles and a strainer lid complete this functional design.
DC Comics versus Marvel Comics, the age-old rivalry has come to this: chess pieces featuring the most popular comic book characters from both camps. There are over 100 pieces to choose from to create your own custom set. the 5-inch tall figures are made of metalized resin and painted by expert model makers.
Built as a complete system of portable cordless power tools, the Power8 Workshop includes a drill, jigsaw, circular saw, & flashlight that attach to the Power8 toolbox/work table to offer 4 more functions: a drill press, table saw, scroll saw, & table light. The built-in power supply will recharge all these tools in one hour.
The Hobo Roll is not your standard stuff sack. With 5 internal compartments and 2 compression straps to condense your cargo, it makes a perfect packing organizer for all sorts of items and can double as a spare carry-on for the extra stuff you bring home from your adventures.
Penxo is a minimalist 2mm lead holder pencil with no springs, buttons, or mechanical parts. This minimalist design is so simple & functional it earned a 2015 Red Dot Design Award. Penxo is made of aircraft grade aluminum and is available in Darth Black or Rebel Silver.
For those comfy car camping missions where you can bring everything your heart & belly desires, this 10-inch cast iron Dutch Oven from Poler Stuff is a very versatile cookpot for those big, hearty fireside meals.