Camping Gear

VSSL Wants You To Survive & Stay Bright This Holiday Season at werd.com

VSSL Wants You To Survive & Stay Bright This Holiday Season

If things get crazy over the holidays, these two tins could save your life. One contains 8-feet of SurvivorCord, the ultimate replacement for standard paracord. SurvivorCord has paracord and snare wire, fishing line, and waterproof tinder all inside each line. And paired with VSSL’s 8-hour pure Canadian beeswax candle—for light and even a bit of warmth, it’s the perfect stocking stuffer for the adventurer on your list.

Pyro Putty Emergency Firestarter Blazes In Bad Weather at werd.com

Pyro Putty Emergency Firestarter Blazes In Bad Weather

Whether you need to start a fire for outdoor cooking, warmth, or light, this gel fire starter makes it easier than ever. It is waterproof, weather-resistant, non-toxic & will burn at the coldest temps: down to -20º. This patent-pending putty is pliable & sticky, simply take a pinch & put a flame to it. In minutes you’ll have a crackling fire, even with wet wood in bad weather. This stuff goes!

You Two Relax: Kelty’s Low Loveseat at werd.com

You Two Relax: Kelty’s Low Loveseat

For chilling hard at outdoor events, Kelty’s Low Loveseat is a road-ready two seater. The collapsible, portable design features rugged steel frame construction, adjustable armrests & insulated cooler pockets for keeping cold ones cold. Choose from 3 spouse-friendly colors.

GoSun Flatware Helps You Kick Plastic to the Curb at werd.com

GoSun Flatware Helps You Kick Plastic to the Curb

Designed to eliminate another single-use plastic from your life, GoSun Flatware is a portable utensil kit that fits in your wallet or pocket for plastic-free eating anywhere, anytime. Infinitely reusable, they’re made of dishwasher-safe stainless steel & PE, are BPA-free, clean easily, and store in a slim card case. Another funded Kickstarter.

YETI Introduces Luxury V Series Cooler at werd.com

YETI Introduces Luxury V Series Cooler

YETI continues to blur the line between need & desire with their new V Series cooler. It keeps stuff cold longer and better than other YETIs & that’s saying something. As this is the first ever vacuum-insulated hard cooler, the V-Series marks another industry first for the brand—a  55-quart plastic cooler wrapped in kitchen-grade stainless steel; designed to last a lifetime & look great doing it.

Ditch the Single-Use Propane Bottles, Get a Gas Growler at werd.com

Ditch the Single-Use Propane Bottles, Get a Gas Growler

48 million single-use green propane bottles end up in landfills each year. The refillable Gas Growler is a way to do better. Designed for car camping & outdoor cooking anywhere, it holds the equivalent of 5 green bottles worth of propane for firing your camp stoves. The deluxe set includes the heavy-duty tank & hose as well as a convenient carry-case.

Bundl Is The World’s First Electric Heated Sleeping Bag With Smart Sensor Technology at werd.com

Bundl Is The World’s First Electric Heated Sleeping Bag With Smart Sensor Technology

An electric sleeping bag? Your friends might laugh but only until they’re shivering and you’re throwing a leg out to cool down. The Bundl electric-heated sleeping bag features smart sensor technology that lets you power up, heat up and control your sleeping temp via the Bundl app. With 3 internal carbon fiber heating panels it also offers zone-controlled heating offering a wide-range of warmth from -10º – 30ºf. A funded Kickstarter.

The Uncharted Rapid Raft is a Boat That Fits In Your Backpack at werd.com

The Uncharted Rapid Raft is a Boat That Fits In Your Backpack

For camping, survival or just running the rapids for kicks, the Uncharted Rapid Raft is the world’s lightest pack raft. It weighs less than 3 pounds, inflates in seconds and holds 400 pounds. Packed down, it’s the size of a loaf of bread, so definitely light enough to fit in your pack. And it’s made of nylon TPU, so it’s rugged enough to withstand river bottoms, rocks, & debris. Inflates in 3-seconds with no pump or tools needed. A funded Indiegogo.

The Haven Hammock Tent is Better for Your Back at werd.com

The Haven Hammock Tent is Better for Your Back

Combining the features of a camping hammock with the comfort of a flat, cushy bed, the one-person Haven Tent is suspended above the ground with a single anchor-point on each tree and has an inflatable mattress inside that keeps you from rolling up like a burrito. The whole weatherproof system weighs under 5-pounds, making it a great option for both backpacking & car camping. A funded Kickstarter.

Oru Introduces Origami-Style Inlet Ultra-Portable Kayak at werd.com

Oru Introduces Origami-Style Inlet Ultra-Portable Kayak

Oru’s new single-person Inlet kayak is the brand’s lightest and most portable boat yet. Oru’s origami-style fold-up design takes it from the trunk of your car to floating on the water in just 5 minutes. It weighs 20 pounds and can be easily checked as luggage for your flight. With its open cockpit design there’s space to bring along your dog, a cooler, or fishing gear. A funded Kickstarter.

The BTR Stool Weighs Next To Nothing at werd.com

The BTR Stool Weighs Next To Nothing

Designed & built to be the ultimate lightweight seat for outdoor adventure, the BTR stool is a collapsible, packable seat that features 7001 aluminum alloy construction and telescoping legs that snap into position with the Phantom Lock mechanism. The seat is 100% nylon mesh. Available in several colors, 2 sizes & the total weight is less than 13.5 ounces. A funded Kickstarter.

Add the Ambiance of a Campfire with the Compact, Portable Fire Safe at werd.com

Add the Ambiance of a Campfire with the Compact, Portable Fire Safe

Depending on where you play, there are lots of restrictions against building an open fire at beaches, parks, and campgrounds. To hack these rules & regulations, the crew at Wolf & Grizzly created the Fire Safe, an envelope-sized, portable fire pit and cooking companion that allows you to start a fire almost anywhere. The fire stays off the ground so unlike a regular campfire, it won’t leave behind a scorch mark or blackened rocks. It is made of stainless, features patented collapsible design, & weighs less than 2 pounds. A funded Kickstarter.

The North Face Geodome 4 Looks Like Fun at werd.com

The North Face Geodome 4 Looks Like Fun

This might be the coolest tent we’ve ever seen. Built for serious adventures and extreme conditions, or just gear-shaming your fellow festival-goers,  the Geodome 4 from The North Face is a spacious, weatherproof shelter just now made available in the USA. The 4-season design can withstand winds up to 60 MPH, sleeps 4, & the peak of the roof is 6’9” tall, making for full stand-up comfort.

ENO’s SkyLoft Hammock is Better than a Giant Taco at werd.com

ENO’s SkyLoft Hammock is Better than a Giant Taco

We’re swinging right into prime hammock season, so the timing is perfect for the ENO SkyLoft. This hammock eliminates the common “taco” effect of a gathered-end hammock by using spreader bars to create a truly flat surface. No backaches or hunched shoulders when you wake up from your siesta. At 3 pounds, plus the weight of accessories like a bug net & rainfly, the SkyLoft is really meant for car camping & backyard chilling rather than the backcountry.

This Inflatable Tent Sets Up in 60 Seconds at werd.com

This Inflatable Tent Sets Up in 60 Seconds

The TentTube is certainly not the first inflatable-frame tent but this one is super quick & easy. It can be set up by 1 person in just 1 minute with the included manual air pump. When you’re ready to break camp, the tent deflates in seconds & rolls up flat with no poles to deal with. It sleeps 3 people & features 3000mm water-resistance. A funded Kickstarter.

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

Hitch Tent Gets Your Rooftop Tent Out of the Way

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.