Helinox Beach Chair

The Helinox Beach Chair is a comfortable, lightweight, and easy-to-use chair that makes for an easily-transportable option for camping trips and single-day excursions. If you are looking for a lightweight chair that provides ample stability and breathability for its size, this beach chair can do just that.

Helinox Chair Two Rocker

The Helinox Chair Two Rocker is a supportive, comfortable, and transportable option that works well for those who frequently camp or go on weekend trips. For outdoor adventurers who want a stable, easy-to-use, and high-quality option, this could be a smart choice.

Garmin inReach Explorer+

The Garmin inReach Explorer+ is an easy-to-use, versatile, and tech-compatible option with advanced functionality to use as an altimeter, route-finder, and weather forecaster. Even though it is expensive as an initial purchase and can be heavier than other choices, the increased functionality and user-friendliness make this a good option for beginner and advanced backcountry-goers alike.

Eagles Nest Outfitters Vulcan Underquilt

The Eagles Nest Outfitters Vulcan Underquilt is a comfortable, warm, and easy-to-use option that works well, conforming to different body shapes and sizes. For those who frequently go car camping, hiking, or spend time relaxing in their backyard, this underquilt adds warmth for moderate temperatures, keeps you comfortable while relaxing, and doesn’t break the bank in the process.

Black Diamond Mega Bug Shelter: 4-Person

The Black Diamond Mega Bug Shelter: 4-Person is a spacious, easy-to-set-up, and lightweight option that makes for a great choice car camping, weekend camping, or hiking with 3-4 people. Potential buyers need to be aware this tent is not freestanding, which limits the versatility and terrain conditions for use. However, if you frequently go camping with friends in mild conditions and want a comfortable, intuitive, and beginner-friendly option, this could be a good choice.

BioLite FirePit

The BioLite FirePit is easy-to-use, functional, and adjustable for cooking food, sitting around a fire, and using in a variety of outdoor conditions. Even though it has some durability concerns in terms of rust, this fire-pit is versatile, clean, and lightweight.

Big Agnes Three Forks Shelter

The Big Agnes Three Forks Shelter is a lightweight, packable, and durable option that is specifically-suited for beach days and short weekend excursions. With an easy to set up construction, this shelter can accommodate a few people who want to get away from the elements. We recommend trying this shelter before purchasing it, as it might not provide enough shade and wind protection for tougher conditions.

Big Agnes Sentinel Sleeping Bag: 30 Degree Down

The Big Agnes Sentinel Sleeping Bag: 30 Degree Down is a roomy, comfortable, and adjustable option that works well for 2 people during 3-season use. With hood adjustability, a divider between hoods, and a roomy foot box, this bag focuses on personalization while still letting you snuggle with your adventure partner. Although it is a bit heavy for long-distance trekking and is at the high end of the price spectrum, if you frequently camp or go on short hiking trips with a friend, this could be a smart option.