Camping

Hitch Tent Gets Your Rooftop Tent Out of the Way at werd.com

Hitch Tent Gets Your Rooftop Tent Out of the Way

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

California’s Rubicon Expedition Products decided that your vehicle’s trailer hitch is the perfect place for a rooftop tent. Not only is the Hitch Tent system easier to get in & out of, when you want to jump in the car & run to town, you can simply de-couple the tent from the hitch & drive away—the tent stands on a platform. When you’re ready to break camp, the whole thing folds up vertically against your tailgate.

Actually This is the World’s Smallest Washing “Machine” at werd.com

Actually This is the World’s Smallest Washing “Machine”

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

Half the size of the original 5-ounce Scrubba—the world’s smallest portable washing machine—the pocket-size Scrubba Mini is designed for those ultra-ultralight adventures, where washing a shirt, socks, or under things is all you can do. And it washes well, with a built-in scrubbing board & simple roll-top design. Weight: 2.5-ounces. Another funded Kickstarter.

PDW’s Titanium Camp Cookware Weighs Next To Nothing at werd.com

PDW’s Titanium Camp Cookware Weighs Next To Nothing

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

Prometheus Design Werx—PDW—makes smart, brutally functional gear for adventurous types. Their new premium Titanium cookware set is seriously lightweight, designed for durability and warrantied for life. The set includes everything you need for simple camp meals: a 600ML Mini-Pot/Mug, the Sierra Cup, and the Spork; all feature folding handles for packability.

This Pack Keeps Road Sodas Cold: Carries 14 Cans at werd.com

This Pack Keeps Road Sodas Cold: Carries 14 Cans

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

The Adv3nture Backpack is two packs & two coolers in one. It has a 45-Liter capacity, with 14 accessible external pockets, and dual coolers that can carry a total of 14 cans. The pack splits apart so you can share the load with a friend and since the coolers are insulated, you can put warm items in one cooler and cold items in the other. And carry it all on your back in a well-designed, premium quality pack. Funded on Kickstarter in 2 hours.

Igloo’s Recool Compostable Cooler is Foam Free at werd.com

Igloo’s Recool Compostable Cooler is Foam Free

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

Built from entirely biodegradable materials & designed to replace single-use polystyrene foam coolers, Igloo’s Recool Compostable Cooler gives you 11.36-liter & up to 75 pounds carrying capacity in a cooler made of recycled paper and AKD (Alkyl ketene dimer), a natural component that waxes and binds the paper pulp for stability and waterproofing. It retains ice for up to 12 hours and water for up to 5 days; and it can be reused—simply empty the water and air dry the cooler.

This Rooftop Tent Makes It Easier To Bring Your Toys at werd.com

This Rooftop Tent Makes It Easier To Bring Your Toys

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

Built lightweight for smaller vehicles and designed to optimize hauling capacity on top, the Sandpiper is a low-profile, two-person rooftop tent with a rugged, fiberglass-reinforced ABS shell. It’s got a 2.8-inch-thick high-density foam mattress & zippered mesh vents & doors on all 4 sides. The top of the shell features integrated aluminum rails for mounting racks to carry all your toys: boards, bikes, boats and other equipment.

The Goose is Made for Motorcycle Camping at werd.com

The Goose is Made for Motorcycle Camping

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men and Motorcycles

Constructed of heavyweight 420gram ripstop canvas, the Goose is a camping system purpose-built for bike tours. The tent is fully waterproofed and equipped with zippable fly screen layers for breathability. The flooring is made of heavy duty pvc to keep moisture out & it has a canvas wing/awning that attaches to your motorcycle to create shelter for your riding accessories like helmet, boots, etc.

Danner & Helinox Team Up on a Light Hiker, Camp Chair & Table at werd.com

Danner & Helinox Team Up on a Light Hiker, Camp Chair & Table

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men and Men's Boots

Danner loves a collab. The latest is a new variant of their popular Danner Light hiker in partnership with outdoor outfitter Helinox. The boot features a classic Vibram Kletterlift outsole and the brand’s signature stitch-down construction. The upper is a made of the same durable textile used in Helinox camp chairs plus it features DAC aluminum alloy lace hooks and ultra-strong Dyneema laces. A camp chair and table are also offered.

The Hot Pocket Keeps Campers Cozy All Night Long at werd.com

The Hot Pocket Keeps Campers Cozy All Night Long

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

The Hot Pocket is genius, it’s a portable heater that gives chilly campers the heat they need in the middle of the night—or anytime a bit of extra warmth is wanted. It works as a compression stuff sack for your sleeping bag—which you can use to pre-heat before bedtime. Once inside your bag, just press that button anytime you’re cold. It delivers 6 hours of continuous heat & recharges in 90 minutes via 12V, USB or solar panel. A funded Kickstarter.

This Inflatable Weighs Less Than Half Of Other Rooftop Tents at werd.com

This Inflatable Weighs Less Than Half Of Other Rooftop Tents

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men and Trailers

If the ever-growing number of tent options tells us anything, it’s that people really like to camp on the roof of their cars. The latest entry into this popular category is the GentleTent, an inflatable. Compared to other tents, it’s smaller & much lighter in weight—good for gas mileage & handling—and sets up in just minutes. Once deployed with the included 12V lighter socket air pump, its inflatable frame & floor expand to dimensions over 7-feet long & tall enough for campers over 6-feet tall.

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Introduces Its Newest Tent: The Dirigo 2 at werd.com

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Introduces Its Newest Tent: The Dirigo 2

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

American-made & designed for backpackers and through-hikers committed to the fast & light approach, the Hyperlite Mountain Gear Dirigo 2 is a minimalist 2-person, three-season shelter made of Dyneema—one of the lightest & strongest fabrics in the world. It features a waterproof floor, 2 mesh side doors for cross ventilation, and a vestibule for cooking & staging undercover. Total weight: just 1.75 pounds.

This Might Be the Lightest Folding Chair in the World at werd.com

This Might Be the Lightest Folding Chair in the World

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

The foldable, 2-legged Bip chair from Di-Lite Equipment is quite possibly the lightest seat in the universe. For sporting events, outdoor activities like fishing, or simply taking a break when the time is right, this thing is a featherweight accessory you’ll want beneath your butt. It’s can hold up to 300-pounds and yet weighs just under 1 pound. When it’s folded up it’ll slip right into your pack or travel bag like it’s not even there.

This is the World’s Most Advanced 72-Hour Emergency Survival System at werd.com

This is the World’s Most Advanced 72-Hour Emergency Survival System

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

Designed to sustain 2 people in any emergency, the Companion Kit from RINO Ready is touted as the world’s most advanced two person, 72-hour emergency survival system. Packed with essentials for first aid, warmth, light, communication & safe sight and air plus food, water, & tools. All of it is packed into a bombproof bag and neatly organized. Basically, it’s portable life insurance. A funded Indiegogo.

Kammok Introduces 4-Season Mantis Camping Hammock at werd.com

Kammok Introduces 4-Season Mantis Camping Hammock

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

The all-in-one Mantis hammock tent from Kammok gives intrepid tree dwellers they need for camping up off the ground, all year round. This lightweight versatile hammock is equipped with customizable features for every season: an insect net, rainfly, and a winter barrier. Smaller than your sleeping bag and lighter than a 1-person tent, it is designed to keep things light & fast for those minimalist strike missions or longer backpacking trips when every ounce of weight makes the difference. Another funded Kickstarter.

This Compact Camp Lantern Can Totally Hang at werd.com

This Compact Camp Lantern Can Totally Hang

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

The Sprout Mini Lantern from the gear geeks at UCO is an ultra-compact camp light with push button control that allows you to quickly dim or boost it up to the 100-lumen level. It also has a gentle blue Moonlight Mode. The patent-pending magnetic lanyard allows you to easily hang/attach the light to a tent or tree. Powered by three AAA batteries.

UCO Gear’s 4-Piece Mess Kit is Ideal for Outdoor Meals at werd.com

UCO Gear’s 4-Piece Mess Kit is Ideal for Outdoor Meals

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men

The 4-piece mess kit from UCO Gear has been cleverly designed to function flawlessly for picnics, backpacking, and all your outdoor meals. Made of a flexible, durable Polypropylene & TPE material, it includes 1 bowl/container, 1 lid/plate, 1 Spork, and 1 Reusable Tether. The lid has a double gasket to ensures a leak-proof & spill-proof seal. The lid and bowl are curved to match the sides of the 3-in-1 Utility Spork so you’ll never miss a morsel. Dishwasher and microwave safe.

Rhino-Rack has a Wraparound Awning for your Mid-Size Adventuremobile at werd.com

Rhino-Rack has a Wraparound Awning for your Mid-Size Adventuremobile

Posted in Camping and Gear for Men and Rides

Designed for small to mid-size vehicles, Rhino-Rack’s Compact Batwing Awning delivers 69 sq. feet & 270º of coverage from the sun & rain. It’s made of water-proof & mold-resistant fabric that offers UPF sun protection. It can be quickly & easily deployed by 1 person and is supported by lightweight, powder-coated aluminum legs that fold up & away when you’re ready to roll. The whole rack-mounted unit weighs just 40 pounds.