SunRocket Solar Kettle

SunRocket Solar Kettle

Every outdoorsman needs a hot cup of joe in the morning. It’s practically an unwritten law, and there are plenty of fuel-based options out there whether you’re working with gas or using local tinder. SunRocket’s Solar Kettle has an even better solution: whip up your morning coffee by harnessing the power of the rising sun.

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor

Many companies have tackled the “how do I charge my phone in a disaster” problem, but no one did it with as much style as Brunton. Sure, you could use a Mophie case with a built in battery, or burn some twigs to generate electricity with the BioLite, but wouldn’t it be more fun to tell people you’re carrying around a bonafide hydrogen reactor?

Lifesaver Jerrycan

Lifesaver Jerrycan

Water. You need it. It’s sort of crucial to survival. At home, you’ve got an endless supply. In the backcountry, if you run out of this stuff, you can really find yourself sideways. The same thing goes for natural disasters, post-apocalyptic scenarios, and zombie attacks. What are you going to do? Well, you’re going to Read more…

The North Face Patrol Avalanche Airbag Backpack

The North Face Patrol Avalanche Airbag Backpack

Let’s be honest. Avalanches are about the most terrifying thing that can happen to a person when you’re skiing out in the backcountry. Sure, you could pack a shovel and attempt to dig yourself out of hundreds of pounds of snow buried on top of you, or you could simply avoid being buried alive in the first Read more…

Strike Matchbox

strike

Soggy matches have a bad habit of not igniting, and even stormproof matches can get destroyed if their paper box is stepped on or crushed in a poorly arranged pack. The Strike matchbox protects your small individual fire-starters from the elements and potential accidents and also serves as a handy striking surface (so you can ditch the Read more…

SpareOne Emergency Phone

SpareOne Emergency Phone

A working cell-phone is a must-have in any emergency situation, but what happens when your cell battery dies? Major emergencies (think hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, etc.) often knock out power for days or weeks. Cue the SpareOne Emergency Phone, a handy piece of technological marvel that can make a call on any cell network and lasts Read more…

SOL Thermal Bivvy

SOL Thermal Bivvy

Getting stuck out in the elements overnight is every outdoorsmen’s worst nightmare, and the most important thing you can do in that moment is find shelter before nightfall. Sure, if you brought a knife you can try and whittle away at an improvised lean-to, Bear Grylls style, or you can pull out the SOL Thermal Read more…