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In this section you can check out our reviews for the best camping equipment. We cover light-weight tents for backpacking, as well as full-blown camping gear like grills and huge, comfortable air matresses. Make use of the hours of research we put into our guides and buy the best gear for your next camping trip.

Best Camping Lantern [2020]

The best camping lantern for most people is the LED lantern by LE. It comes in a 2-pack, is waterproof, very bright and backed by a 2-year warranty. On top of that it’s very reasonably priced.

Best Backpack Cooler [2020]

Our favorite backpack cooler is the PFG Roll Caster. It’s a fully functional backpack and cooler in one and the insulation works exceptionally well. On top of that it’s very comfortable to wear, even when fully loaded.

Best Family Tent [2019]

The best family tent on the market is the WeatherMaster 6-Person. It is durable, weather resistant and offers plenty of room for a family with two parents and two children.

Best Tent Heater [2019]

Our favorite tent heater is the Mr. Heater F232000. Its low-oxygen and accidental tip-over automatic shut-off are safety features you definitely want in a tent heater. It’s lightweight and works for up to 5.6 hours with one propane tank.

Best Camping Cot [2019]

The best option for most campers is the Teton XXL camping cot. It comes with a lightweight aluminum frame, making it durable but still suitable for backpacking. Its design allows for plenty of storage space underneath.

Best One-Person Tent

The best one-person backpacking tent is the ALPS Mountaineering. It takes under two minutes to set up, is extremely lightweight and should keep you dry in almost every weather you’ll encounter. All this while still being reasonably priced.

Solar Spark Lighter

This is one of those camping gadgets that is interesting and if you could get used to the change, could be very handy.  It’s not something that’s really an option…

The Mini LED Camping Lantern

Although you might not actually believe that there is even a remote need for a miniature camping lantern, this gadget is quite a bit more powerful than you might initially…

The Solar Power LED Vintage Camping Lantern

When it comes to camping lighting you typically get to choose between one that requires buying batteries or the slightly more old fashioned versions that require you to light them. …

Hand Winding Solar Camping Lamp with Charger

I truly hate lanterns and for one simple reason. They take about six different D batteries to stay powered.  Who honestly keeps D batteries around?  I don’t think I even own…

Vancake Camper: A Really, Really Lowrider

If there was a limbo competition for cars there is now no question on who the winner would be. How low can the Vancake go? Try this out for size….

The sleeping bag – reinvented

The “Selk bag” might look like an adult sized romper-suit but I can see the logic. Ever tried getting into / out of a sleeping bag in the middle of…

Foldable Cloth Oven could be ideal for camping

Redefining the term “easy bake oven,” researchers with the Taiwan Textile Institute have developed a cloth that can take high temperatures and have parlayed their discovery into a foldable oven…

Titanium Spork

Take the spork. Simple, practical, sleek, disposable. Perfect in design. Now make it … indestructible. The immortal spork. For $8.99, one can own the ultimate in eating utensils. I present,…

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