Whether you’re a first-time camper or a seasoned outdoor veteran, choosing the right camping gear for your trip can really add to or destroy your experience. There are many products that can enrich your next foray into the wild. Check out our most popular innovative camping items.
Fragrance with benefits
We all hate mosquitos, but they seem to love people. Fragrance with Benefits takes a new approach to mosquito protection. Fragrance with Benefits offers aromatic perfumes, body creams and shower gels in travel sizes with the added benefit of natural, insect-repellent essential oils. The citrus-based fragrances are unisex and provide a refreshing change from the smelly repellants on the market.
Self cleaning water bottle
Save time with this self-cleaning water bottle that cleans the inside of the bottle by neutralizing odor-causing bacteria and viruses. With just the push of a button, the bottle cleans itself by activating every two hours to keep your bottle fresh and odor-free. A double bonus is that it uses non-toxic, mercury-free UV-C LED technology to sanitize the water in 60 seconds. The double-walled, vacuum-insulated bottle made of stainless steel keeps your water cold for 24 hours and warm for 12 hours.
Portable sleeping bag
How convenient would it be if you didn’t have to deal with the clutter of packing your sleeping bag perfectly back into its sleeping bag? Or better yet, not having to deal with getting out of the sleeping bag to brave the cold? A portable sleeping bag is the solution. With its unique bottom zipper, campers can easily unzip the zipper to walk around or unzip the arms to read or eat. The hoodie sleeping bag has a light cotton filling and a polyester cover that keeps heat and moisture away (works at temperatures of up to 20 degrees). A bonus is that the sleeping bag is machine washable.
This simple and easy-to-use shower has a black fabric that soaks up the sun during the day and allows for an 8-minute warm shower later. Just hang it on a branch and start cleaning. It features a contoured shower head and a rotating mechanism to turn the water flow on and off. The shower packs in a pouch that measures 3 “by 6” and weighs only 4.25 ounces.
Mesh cocoon for hammock
This mosquito net cocoon is made for a bug-free sleeping experience as it completely encloses a hammock to protect sleepers from stinging insects. The net is so fine that it keeps the smallest vermin such as sand flies, fleas, mosquitoes, mosquitoes, mosquitoes and no-see-ums away. The cocoon comes with a 100-inch cord on each side to support the net and two zippers for easy entry and exit.
Smartphone fish finder
The T-BOX (SP200) is mounted on a boat with access to a 12-volt power supply (not included). The SonarPhone turns your smartphone or tablet into a fully functional sonar system that transmits to your device via Wi-Fi. You don’t need cellular coverage to use it, SonarPhone works anywhere in the world. The SonarPhone creates its own WiFi hotspot and you can share your signal with as many people as you want. The software app can be downloaded for free from the App Store and works with both Android and iOS systems. All SonarPhone T-BOXes come with a neoprene wrist strap so that you always have easy access to your phone display.
Hand crank mixer
Mix delicious margaritas, healthy smoothies, protein shakes, sauces, pancake batter and more without using an electrical outlet. This compact hand-cranked blender weighs 4.7 pounds and can be taken anywhere.
Glow in the Dark bocce balls
Why not have fun in the dark during your camping adventure? This boccia set glows in the dark. No more sleeping when the sun goes down!
Multi tool ax
The handiest ax you’ll ever find is right here! With 31 functions, this multitool ax is equipped for every situation, from chopping, removing rubble, demolishing and driving in and removing tent poles. Features include a crowbar, seat belt cutter, ax blade, gas valve key, bottle opener, hardened steel glass breaker, and more. The survival ax is large enough to cause damage but compact to fit in the glove box or small pocket.
This is the lightest, most portable kayak you will ever experience. The Inlet folding kayak is honestly an origami kayak. It is designed for shallow water and is quick to set up. The kayak is nine feet long and weighs 20 pounds. It’s compact enough to stow in the trunk of your car and you can even check it out on the plane!