Camping Gear

Gear of the Year Awards 2015: COAST Polysteel 400

COAST Polysteel 400

If you camp or play in an environment that puts constant stress on your equipment, then look no further than the COAST Polysteel line of flashlights. The middle size of the collection, the Polysteel 400 Flashlight is waterproof, drop proof, ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Gregory Stout 45

Gregory Stout 45

With nearly 40 years of outdoor gear expertise, Gregory has daypack design down to a science. Or is more of an art? Either way, the Stout 45 combines the perfect storage options with exceptional comfort for all day hikes or as ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: RinseKit

RinseKit

Weekend warriors get dirty, and so do their kids. Whether it’s mountain biking or backwoods hiking, going all out often means mud. At the campsite you’re left with very few options to clean up. Sure, you can use a gallon ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Scrubba Wash Bag

Scrubba Wash Bag

We’re such gear nerds, the questioning accusation is hurled at us on nearly every outing: “Hey, you got a kitchen sink in that duffle bag?” Next time, we’re going to have some fun with our antagonists! We’ll be able to ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Sport

Advanced Elements AdvancedFrame Sport

There are a lot of reasons to buy an inflatable kayak. The main reason of course, is storage. Many outdoor adventurers simply don’t have space to store a kayak between adventures or a good way to transport it to the ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Onewheel

Onewheel

It wasn’t too long ago the idea of gliding over the hills and open prairies with an electric board beneath your feet was something from a science fiction novel, or at the very least, something you might see on an ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Mountain Hardwear Women’s Ghost Whisperer Down Jacket

Mountain Hardwear Women’s Ghost Whisperer Down Jacket

Down is an incredible insulator. It does a rock-star job of trapping heat, while being incredibly light. However, if down were a superhero it’s weakness would be water. Once it gets wet it’s useless for the rest of the day, ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Combo Meal Spikeball Set

combo meal spikeball set

We are constantly on the lookout for gear, music, and games, really anything that makes camping more enjoyable. Playing games that get us up and moving around the campsite is great, but it’s hard to find something that pleases everyone; ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Stanley Adventure Happy Hour 2X System

Stanley Adventure Happy Hour 2X System

Picture this: you and your friends have planned all year for your annual camping trip. You meet up from across the country, and make the four mile trek into the wilderness from where you can park your vehicles and begin ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Kid-O-Bunk by Disc-O-Bed

Kid-O-Bunk by Disc-O-Bed

Last summer, we fell in love with the Disc-O-Bed–a full size, bunk cot system that’s become a staple of our car camping adventures. This past summer, when we were introduced to its smaller counterpart the Kid-O-Bed, we knew that they ...

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