In case you are traveling, you can save a lot of money if you don’t have to pay for hotels or hostels. Instead gather your camping gear and just hit the road. There are some camping supplies that you should most definitely take along.
1. Black Diamond Firstlight 2-person, 3-season Tent
In case you aren’t looking for those heavy tents and you want it to handle just any camping location in any season, this is the one that you have been looking for. The total weight of the tent is of about 2 pounds, 9 ounces so it won’t bother you while hiking or riding the train or the bus throughout the country.
The tent is just great for a couple if you would like to spend some time outdoors, and it doesn’t matter whether you are going to the wild or to campgrounds.
2. Outdoor Reasearch Backcountry Kitchen
In case you have one of these great kitchen sets, you will have all the basic elements of a gourmet kitchen. It comes with a mesh organizer bag, and it contains eating utensils, containers, cooking utensils and even more.
The set also comes with a hanging hook so it will be easier to access it for the campside chef. It also comes with a cutting board, a mini can opener, the pancake turner and also a mini whisk. What else would you need in an outdoor kitchen?
3. Garmin eTrex Legend Handheld GPS Unit
This is one of the most important camping supplies regarding your safety and security that you can pack. In case you have one of these items, you can be sure that you will never really get lost. The only downside that it has, just as in case of any other GPS is that you have to load different maps in case you are going to a foreign country.
Also you have to make sure that you have enough batteries for the GPS to work. While it is essential for camping, it might also be used on a roadtrip, bus or train portions of the traveling.
4. GSI Outdoors Lexan JavaPress Camping Coffee Maker
Going on a camping trip doesn’t mean that you have to give up on things that make your day, such as coffee. This coffee maker does a really good job regarding brewing, and it could make a better coffee than your coffee machine at home.
It is just suitable for camping because it is made of unbreakable polycarbonate. The total weight is of 12 ounces, but for sure it is well worth it to make sure that you start the day in the right way.
5. Crazy Creek Camping Chair
This is one of the classic camping supplies. Its best feature is that it is comfortable and it can be folded into a small packable size so it won’t need a lot of space to be stored. The total weight of the chair is of 26 ounces and we have to mention that the majority of the other chairs weight a lot more.
There are many different colors and patterns to choose from. It also comes with mesh pockets on the back to store magazines, travel books and so on.
6. Adventure Medical Trail First Aid Kit
This is also one of those items that are a must have on a camping trip, because you can never know what could happen. You should be able to handle minor incidents on your own. The best thing about this aid kit is that it is relatively small so it doesn’t need a lot of space.
The kit comes with medications, sterile dressing, forceps, ointments, and gloves. In case you would like to become a responsible camper, this is an item that you must have in your backpack.
7. Eagle Creek Ultimate Explorer Travel Pack
This is one of those products that have everything that you might need on a longer camping trip. Although it comes with so many camping supplies, it is still comfortable even after a longer period of time. It also comes with a detachable daypack that is just great in case you would like to spend some time in the city.
There is also a bottom stuff back that can be used for holding laundry or a sleeping bag. It also comes with a rain shell and a waist band. The total weight is of 7 pounds.
8. Coleman Tent Kit
In case of camping most probably you are planning on spending the night in a tent, and there is need for someone to peg it. This is a kit that will help you do the job. The set comes with 4 sturdy steel tent stakes for the 4 corners of the tent.
There is also a rubber mallet that will help you pound the stakes in the ground. The broom will help you clean the items that you are working with, and you can store all these in a mash bag that comes with the set.
9. Fire Starting Hunting Camping Knife
This is a kind of survival knife that also comes with a magnesium fire starter. It is just natural that the blade of the knife is made of stainless steel and it comes with a tanto point and a serrated spine. There is also a belt loop to make it possible for you to have the set with you no matter where you go; you never know when you will need to use it.
10. Coleman 24-piece Enemalware Dining Kit and Cutlery Set
There are many great things to do while camping, like hiking and enjoying some marshmallows by the campfire, but it is also great to enjoy a meal together with your family.
Having a professional dinner set is always better than eating out of your hand or using plastic plates that you will throw away after use (not to mention that those aren’t really eco-friendly). This type of camping supplies comes with plates, mugs, bowls and utensils that you need for eating.