Camping is all about escaping the stresses of life and pitching up in the wild as a means of unwinding and connecting with nature. Likewise, if you just want to go on with our loved ones, friends or even your colleagues, camping can be an ideal bonding experience, helping build team spirit and relationships, However, while it’s certainly important to bring the bare essentials like a tent or camping kit, there are a huge number of new camping gadgets that can make camping a less daunting experience.
8 Camping Gadgets to Take Into The Wild
Coleman Instant Screenhouse
If you want to go camping, you’re going to need some shelter. Not just from the wind, rain and other elements, but also from the sun and those annoying bugs! Fortunately, the Coleman Instant Screenhouse has you covered. Available in 2 different sizes, this screenhouse is perfect for entertaining and sets up in under a minute, while the unique UVGuard material blocks almost all harmful rays, with a rating of UPF50!
Coleman Fold N Go Propane Stove, 2-Burner
Although it might be tempting to try and rustle up a fire with just sticks and leaves, doing so is easier said than done. Luckily, Coleman have created a portable stove that is perfect for cooking in the wild. The Coleman Fold N Go Stove can fit up to two 10 inch pans simultaneously and will last for over an hour with both burners activated on a single propane cylinder. Now you can prepare a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner anywhere!
LuminAID PackLite Max USB
You might not always be able to set a fire when camping, but you might still need to get around when it’s dark. The LuminAID is an extra-bright portable lantern that provides over 150 lumens of LED light. This 6″ cube features a built-in solar charger and can provide as many as 50 hours of light on a full charge. For storage, the LuminAID packs down to just 1″ depth, making it suitable for carrying around in most backpacks.
Sawyer Products MINI Water Filtration System
Whenever you are camping or hiking, hydration is crucial but not always possible if there isn’t a clean water source nearby. To eliminate this problem, the Sawyer Products Mini Water Filtration System can be used to filter water from practically any source and eliminate 99.9999% of all bacteria in doing so. Each Sawyer water filter can clean up to 100,000 gallons of water before needing to be replaced—we hope you’re thirsty!
SOG MacV Tool SM1001
The SOG MacV is a multi-tool designed to help you open bottles or sharpen blades. It can transform into a screwdriver, pry bar, line cutter and more. This gadget is specifically designed to resemble a skull, how cool is that? It’s made from stainless steel and is just 2.5″ long, making it extremely portable—it can even be taken on an airplane with absolutely no issues.
Icemule Pro XLarge 24can
A backpack is one of those must-have things whenever you go camping. This ventilated compact backpack is ideal for any type of camping adventure and is designed to keep food and drinks cool thanks to its unique padded design. The extra-large version can keep up to 18 cans cold for up to a whole day.
nCamp Camping Coffee Kit
If you are a coffee enthusiast, this product is definitely for you. The nCamp Coffee Kit is ideal for hiking, camping or a simple picnic. It is made from stainless steel and comes with 4 mugs and a carrying bag. The nCamp will keep all your beverages at the ideal temperature all day thanks to its insulated design. The nCamp kit also includes a coffee maker, good for up to 12oz of expresso-style coffee.
Gold Armour Camping Hammock
If you’re well equipped, camping can be more than just surviving in the wilds, it can actually be rather luxurious, in fact. That is if you’ve got a Gold Armour Camping Hammock for a bed.
This portable hammock folds small enough to fit into a small bag, but unravels to a 10-foot hammock that supports up to 2 people. With a capacity of 500lbs per strap, the Gold Armor campaign hammock is suitable for people of any size, and features one of the best review profiles we have ever seen!