For some, the peace & quiet of the wilderness experience is a bit dull. Brunton has you guys covered: the Lightwave is a 700-lumen, rechargeable bluetooth lantern that has a built-in speaker, and an app that puts you in control of a rainbow of colored light options. There’s also 2 USB ports for charging up devices from its 20K mAh battery.
What looks like a simple, one-compartment stuff sack pack is actually an armored carryall for your gear and valuables. The Flak Sack is made with Cut-Tex Pro fabric, the most cut-resistant fabric in the world—5 times tougher than Kevlar. This material also blocks RFID transmissions to protect cards & passports from electronic thievery.
The Tennis Classic Ultra Flyknit merges a vintage silhouette—the 70s-era Nike Court Classic, with the brand’s latest technology, the ultralight and breathable Flyknit upper. A leather swoosh & cork footbed further blend the old with the new to create a new tennis classic.
The North Face doesn’t just make gear for alpine adventures, and their new Access Pack proves it. This 22-liter pack is built to carry all your gear & gadgets: A 15-inch laptop, tablet, phone, cables, cords, chargers and everything else. An EVA foam body keeps your gear protected & ejector tabs on the pockets allow for easy access to it all.
The designers of the Yohann stand create interior parts for Mercedes, Audi & Porsche, and they built this contoured stand to provide three stable positions for using, watching, or working on your iPad. Whether it’s positioned vertically or horizontally, on hard surfaces or soft, your tablet rests stylishly in its cradle. Available in wood or glossy fiberglass construction.
The Approach X40 band from Garmin is made for golf—displaying distances to the front, back and middle of the green, plus hazards, auto shot tracking & post round analysis. If you happen to do anything other than golf, it also tracks fitness metrics: steps, distance, calories burned, heart rate and activity intensity.
One million shivering nights in the tent later & finally a sleeping bag heater has arrived. Ravean’s battery-powered wearable heated sleeping bag liner keeps you toasty from your hood to the tip of your toes, increasing the temperature rating of your current sleeping bag by 20 degrees. It’s also lightweight, washable, packable, & will even charge your phone.
The Beoplay A1 is an advanced bluetooth speaker that is portable and for its size, powerful. Peak power of 2X 140W provides solid bass & true 360º sound. It also has a built-in microphone for calls. Aluminum construction and a Dieter Rams-inspired design give it a good look for all environments.
It is common knowledge that Pelican hard cases are the top choice for people who want their fragile equipment, cameras, & computers to safely survive the journey. They’re tough & time-tested. They’re also pretty heavy—but the new line of Pelican Air cases offer the same features & performance but are 40% lighter. Available May 1, 2016.
If you’re heading out for a night in the wilderness, the Austrian-designed Flying Tent is a super versatile outdoor shelter. It’s the world’s first all-in-one floating tent, bivy tent, hammock & rain poncho. As a tent it sets up in 7 seconds & offers a rain resistant fly that can be removed for stargazing through mosquito netting. Zip off the upper section & you’ve got a poncho. Weight: a very packable 2.6 lbs.