20 Insanely Useful Camping Gadgets for Your Wishlist

20 Insanely Useful Camping Gadgets for Your Wishlist

Going on a primitive camping adventure and roughing it in the outdoors is fine when you're a growing boy, and you probably still like getting down and dirty in the brush from time to time. But most men appreciate some camping creature comforts when they grow up a little bit (not that we'd ever accuse you of doing that).

In fact, for many adult boys, cool new camping gadgets and gear can almost be as fun and exciting as the camping itself!

You'd be amazed at the simple products they create to afford convenience in the wilderness these days. A hot shower, fresh espresso, electricity, and a comfy bed...

And who doesn't want a bed that hangs from the trees?

With these top 20 camping gadgets, you can now enjoy the outdoors and still hold onto your iPhone and other modern luxuries.  But, be forewarned: These top 20 camping gadgets might make calling an end to your trip impossible...

Updated: 1 month ago
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Eton Scorpion Multi-Purpose Solar Powered Digital Weather Radio

Eton Scorpion Multi-Purpose Solar Powered Digital Weather Radio
This all-terrain unit is solar powered, crank powered and is a flashlight, a radio, a USB cell phone charger and possibly your new best friend.   Learn more »
$62.00 | Save: $15.46 (25%)
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19

Powertraveller Power Monkey Extreme Solar Charger

Powertraveller Power Monkey Extreme Solar Charger
This eco-friendly portable solar charger utilized advanced solar technology to charge even in low-light or cloudy conditions, making sure that you will never be without much needed power. Learn more »
$200.00 | Save: $20.01 (10%)
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18

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor
A self-contained unit combines hydrogen from rechargable cells with oxygen to generate power. Learn more »
$169.99 | Save: $54.10 (32%)
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17

SnowPeak Mini Hozuki Lantern

SnowPeak Mini Hozuki Lantern
Add ambiance and camp lighting to your outdoor adventure, with these mini lanterns. Durable and water-resistant design provides up to 70 hours of light. Learn more »
 
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16

The Netted Cocoon Hammock

The Netted Cocoon Hammock
If you've been camping in the middle of summer then you know that mosquitoes can ruin your trip by not allowing you to sleep at night. Luckily there are ways to keep the pests away and still sleep in comfort. The netted cocoon hammock helps to keep the creepy crawlies off of you.  Learn more »
 
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15

Folding Cooler Bag Chairs

Folding Cooler Bag Chairs
Combine the convenience of a insulated cooler with a folding chair and you have a portable folding chair cooler.  This affordable and versatile chair is a great gift item for everyone! Learn more »
$40.43 | Save: $11.43 (28%)
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14

Exped MegaMat 10 Sleeping Pad

Exped MegaMat 10 Sleeping Pad
Gone are the days of restless nights during your camping trip - MegaMat 10 Sleeping Pad keeps your comfortable when you sleep, with adjustable firmness. Simple to set up with a quick-filling, self-inflating foam. Learn more »
$219.00 | Save: $43.84 (20%)
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13

Weather Alert Wristwatch

Weather Alert Wristwatch
This digital watch has integrated weather instruments and an alarm that alerts when extreme weather is imminent.  Ideal for tracking weather conditions when hiking, biking, or engaging in other outdoor activities. Learn more »
 
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12

Selk Bag 4G Lite Sleeping Bag

Selk Bag 4G Lite Sleeping Bag
Lightweight sleeping bag, perfect for outdoor and indoor use. Comfortable and durable, with polyester shell. Great for camping!  Now in its 4th Generation, the Selk'bag Sleepwear System is now offered in a new Lite version that is 30% lower in weight than Selk'bag 3G. Learn more »
 
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11

The 30 Day Lantern

The 30 Day Lantern
The 30 day lantern from eGear does exactly what it's name implies. It provides up to 30 days of reliable light on a single set of batteries which make it great for extended stays in the wilderness. Learn more »
 
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10

iPhone Binoculars

iPhone Binoculars
Awesome outdoor binoculars that attach to an iPhone for easy viewing and recording. Learn more »
 
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9

Sea to Summit Kitchen Sink

Sea to Summit Kitchen Sink
Convenient and portable solution to having a sink during your outdoor and camping trips. This unique design won't collapse or tip while in use, and easily stores into a compact case. Learn more »
$26.95 | Save: $7.96 (30%)
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8

Jetboil Flash Personal Cooking System

Jetboil Flash Personal Cooking System
Flash is an all-in-1 design, combining burner and cooking vessel in a single, compact unit. The system lights with the click of a button and within 2 minutes provides 2 cups of boiling water for cocoa, coffee, instant soup or a gourmet freeze-dried meal. The newly designed burner secures the igniter, protecting it from bumps along the road. Learn more »
$99.95 | Save: $12.51 (13%)
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7

ROK Manual Espresso Maker

ROK Manual Espresso Maker
No need for pods or capsules, the ROK is the non-electric, hands-on way of making espresso just how you want it. You choose the coffee and provide the power, by using hand-powered pressure. Learn more »
$250.00 | Save: $40.01 (16%)
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6

Flapot - Folding Pot

Flapot - Folding Pot
Simple and flexible design, this folding pot is perfect for camping. Learn more »
 
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5

Columbia River Knife and Tool - Eat N' Tool

Columbia River Knife and Tool - Eat N' Tool
This multi-tool combines a spoon, fork, and bottle opener into one. Learn more »
$14.99 | Save: $4.16 (28%)
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4

Eton Rugged Rukus Wireless Sound System

Eton Rugged Rukus Wireless Sound System
Enjoy your stereo on the trail, in the garden or at the beach, with these solar powered, water resistant and tough speakers. Learn more »
$129.99 | Save: $61.03 (47%)
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3

SLXtreme 5 - Waterproof iPhone 5 and iPhone 5S Solar Case Charger

SLXtreme 5 - Waterproof iPhone 5 and iPhone 5S Solar Case Charger
Keep your iPhone 5 and and iPhone 5S out of harm's way and extend its operating time with the SLXtreme 5 - Waterproof iPhone 5 and and iPhone 5S Solar Case Charger. Learn more »
$149.99 | Save: $22.72 (15%)
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2

Solar Camp Shower

Solar Camp Shower
No need for cold showers when camping! Made from PVC-free materials, this holds five gallons, allowing you to fill with water and hang in the sun, to enjoy warm showers. Learn more »
 
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1

BioLite Wood Burning CampStove

BioLite Wood Burning CampStove
Cook your meals while you charge your gadgets, on campsite, combining the benefits of a backpack stove and power charger. Learn more »
 
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