April 20, 2012
The VW Camper Van Tent is a 4 man tent replica of the original T1 VW Van of 1965. "Start your Summer of Love in the hippie-tastic VW Camper Van Tent." Haha, hippies rejoy! Not only now you can be spending time inside of your favorite van but in its camping tent version as well - isn't it the best of two worlds combined? Common now, pack your new VW Camper VanTent inside your T1 and go ... join an OWS some place or do something else productive ;-)
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March 6, 2011
Introducing the Seat Heater, a portable heated camping chair in a bag by Heat Seat, LLC. This patent pending camping chair design boasts a collapsible heating element that warms bottom and back of the chair. Seat Heater easily folds up into a neat bag allowing you to carry it with ease or drop it in a car trunk. If you get cold while camping or simply enjoying the outdoors then this heated chair is just what you want to stay warm. High quality and comfortable, the chair comes with a rechargeable battery with adjustable heat settings (high, medium, and low). The battery lasts between 3-5 hours depending on the setting. Going to your kid's outdoor events, hunting, camping or fishing? Use this chair anywhere year round, for yourself or your friends - it's comfortably oversized to accommodate up to 300 lbs. Once recharged in an A/C outlet, it gets heated almost instantly. For added convenience, there are extra pockets to hold camera, phone, and even car keys. The Lithium Ion battery should last for over 400 recharges. Bag, battery and charger are included. Visit Heat Seat to purchase.
October 15, 2010
You'll always have a great seat while camping if you bring along the Kelsyus Original Canopy Chair. Able to convert from carry bag to canopy seating in one simple move, the Canopy Chair is lightweight and comes with an adjustable waterproof canopy so you can control the amount of shade. When it's folded, this Kelsyus' canopy becomes a convenient carry bag, complete with two padded shoulder straps for hands-free portability. It also comes with a durable steel frame supports up to 250 pounds, a cup holder and overhead utility pocket. Kelsyus.
October 14, 2010
It’s getting chilly out there – you’d better get the Columbia Mobex Winter Omni-Heat Backpack. A light adventure pack, the Mobex Winter is outfitted with Omni-Heat thermal reflective technology, which keeps the three-liter Hydrapak hydration pack and its hose freeze-free. This Columbia backpack is also made with Omni-Shield®-armed riptstop, which ensures that snow stays on the outside of the pack. Equipped with a Flex Frame, the Mobex Winter features a comfortable-wearing network of flexible poles that provide featherweight structure. Pick one up for $129. Columbia Sportswear.
October 13, 2010
Made for extreme temperatures, the Nemo Isopod Camping Tent was designed for polar explorers! A new hi-tech camping tent, the Isopod is made from a breathable, metalized fabric described as a “space blanket that breathes” called “OSMO EX.” This fabric is an “air-permeable reflective insulation” material that is designed to increase the interior temperature of the tent. Also unique about this Nemo camping ten is its white nylon windows that let sunlight to pass through, and the sun’s heat will then be absorbed by the floor fabric. This freestanding tent allows you to set up outer shell first and then get inside that shell and attach the inner tent body and floor to complete the setup. The tent will be available next spring for $3,400. Nemo Equipment Inc.
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October 12, 2010
The temperature is dropping, so you’ll need boots that keep you feet warm during your tips to the wilderness. You’d better pick up a pair of Cole Haan Air Winter Vail Boots. Making sure your feet warm and your style intact, the Air Winter Vail boots feature waterproof leather uppers, full natural shearling lining for warmth, a rugged tire-inspired outsole for excellent footing, and Nike Air units in the heel and forefoot for comfort. These Cole Haan men’s boots are perfect for hitting the snow-covered trails or shoveling the snow. Buy them for $200. Cole Haan.
October 8, 2010
Take the Soul Cell Solar Powered Lantern with you to light up your campsite. A pocket-sized collapsible lantern, the Soul Cell is great for off-the-grid illumination. Although it’s still a concept, this handy little invention would hook perfectly onto your backpack and it wouldn’t take up a lot of room when packed away. It would also be great to hang in a tent, thanks to its strap that is attached by magnets. Jesper Jonsson.
October 7, 2010
GPS reliability is on your wrist, thanks to the Garmin Forerunner 205. A fitness tracker that takes your training to the next level, the Forerunner 205 offers advanced tracking and training programs accurately follow your progress. Easy-to-use right out of the box, this Garmin watch’s GPS calculates speed, distance and pace information. Outfitted with a SiRFstar receiver, it provides rapid first fix and is sensitive enough to acquire signals in urban canyons and under dense foliage. Other features include Virtual Partner features, pace alarm, Garmin Connect community, water-resistant construction and time/distance alarm alerts. Pick one up for $149.95. Garmin.
October 6, 2010
With enough room for your entire camping crew, the Big Agnes Pine Island 4 Camping Tent offers superior shelter in the outdoors. A three season, free standing, camping/base camp shelter, the Pine Island 4 is easy to set up, thanks to its lightweight 7000 series aluminum poles with press fit connectors. Made from lightweight polyester mesh and durable nylon rip-stop, this Big Agnes camping tent keeps you dry on the bottom too, as its floor is made with durable polyester with 1500mm waterproof polyurethane coating. Other features include a double door and vestibules with D-shaped doors, 15 superlight aluminum stakes, reflective guyline and interior mesh pockets. Pick one up for $339.95. Big Agnes.
October 5, 2010
If what of your camping pet peeves is being bothered by bugs, you’ll want to pick up the Emerson Cordless Bug Zapper. Ideal for both indoor and outdoor use, the Cordless Bug Zapper comes equipped with a rechargeable battery that will last up to 10,000 hours. Once it runs out of bug zapping juice, just plug it into the wall to recharge. Use it inside the tent or by the campfire – the Emerson Cordless Bug Zapper will kill those pesky bugs no matter where it is. There’s also an easy to clean removable bug tray. Pick one up here for $31.92.
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October 4, 2010
The temperature is starting to drop, so if you’re planning on bringing Fido along for your next camping adventure, make sure he stays warm with the Ruff Wear Climate Changer Coat. Made from 87 per cent recycled Polartec fleece, the Climate Changer offers warmth without much added weight and is cut to offer a streamlined fit. Breathable, durable, non-pilling and quick drying, this Ruff Wear dog coat comes with strategically placed reflective trim that enhances visibility in low light. Pick one up for $59.95. Ruff Wear.
October 1, 2010
Keeping you warm in 3 seasons, the North Face Nova Sleeping Bag is great on high-altitude Himalayan expeditions or weekend camping trips. Boasting body-mapping anti-compression pads to keep the bottom half of the 800+ fill down from becoming compressed and useless, the Nova is engineered to ensure maximum warmth. Equipped with trapezoidal baffle construction and improved side-box baffles, this North Face sleeping bag is covered by durable, light, waterproof, breathable Shadowlite HyVent shell fabric. Other features include a vaulted ergonomic footbox, welded shoulder-level zip pocket, ergonomic, down-fill draft collar and single-point, hidden cord lock adjustment. Get into one for $439. North Face.
September 30, 2010
Are you tired of lugging bulky, three dimensional dishes from one place to another? Then pick up the Fozzils Solo Pack. A complete 1 person set, the Solo Set comes with a cup, bowl, dish and spoon, all stored in its own super thin and light reusable container. Boasting the patented easy to use snap system, the Fozzils Solo Pack has everything you need for a hike, picnic, or round the world adventure. When not in use, each piece folds completely flat and take up hardly any space in your backpack, and since they are made from food-grade polypropylene, they are suitable for hot and cold use while its surfaces clean easily. Pick up a set for $17.95. Fozzils.
September 29, 2010
Take a hike with the Deuter AC Lite 20 Backpack. Offering more room for your dayhike and around-town adventures, the AC Lite 20 gives you simplicity and great ventilation. Equipped with the Air Comfort Back System, this Deuter backpack can carry 15 lbs. , while its contoured, padded should straps with 3D AirMesh make carrying it that much more comfortable. Other features include an integrated, detachable rain cover, side mesh pockets, trekking pole attachments and is hydration compatible. Pick one up for $89. Deuter.
September 28, 2010
Sometimes it’s best to stick with a classic. That’s certainly the case with the Eureka Timberline 2 Camping Tent. The legendary A-frame tent boasts more than a million satisfied buyers, and there are so many reasons why it’s so popular. This Eureka camping tent sleeps two people and weighs 5 lbs, 13 oz. Made with a 1/2" aluminum frame, the Timberline 2 comes with five poles as well as shockcorded eaves that increase stability and absorb wind stress. Other features include twin-track side opening door, hooded fly front and rear, large rear window and optional vestibule and annex. Pick one up for $$149.90. Eureka.