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

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

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…

Columbia River Knife & Tool Zilla-Tool

The world of multi-tools can get mundane pretty quickly. Every now and then a company might squeeze in an extra tool or gizmo, but for the most part multi-tools are all the same. It usually just comes down to who can build the strongest and most dependable version of the standard multi-tool design. Columbia River Read more…

Kershaw Cryo Pocket Knife

Rick Hinderer is a custom knife-maker who’s invented knife technology that’s now standard issue for most U.S. special forces. Kershaw is a 45 year old knife manufacturer out of Oregon that has a knack for teaming up with well-known custom knife-makers to develop award-winning products. Pair the two together and you get the Kershaw Cryo Pocket Knife, Read more…

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

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…