Communication in the outdoors is essential. It could just help your group stay connected, or it could provide critical help in a life-threatening emergency. We found the best lightweight, handheld radios for staying in contact with your companions. In addition to being a handy communication device, these radios are able to pick up other nearby FRS radio signals so you can be alerted with forecasts for any incoming inclement weather. For occasional or everyday use, these radios are a must-have for any outdoors person. Consider range, battery life, and price when choosing the right model for you.
These tight-rope like devices can be set up virtually anywhere with the included ratchet straps, all you need are two trees. Slacklines serve as an inventive way to get both physical and mental training. Balancing exercises your focus and your body simultaneously. With different thicknesses, lengths, and flexibilities, there’s a slackline that’s right for you.
When you’re out in the elements, it’s important to keep your safety in mind. Flashlights are extremely useful while outdoors and can make for a much more enjoyable and overall safer camping experience. These particular flashlights are crafted specifically with the outdoors in mind, with handy weather-proof features and ultra-bright LED lights to cut through even the darkest forests and mountainous landscapes.
As the cooler months roll around, it’s hard to strike a balance between carrying around bulky jackets and staying adequately warm outside. Luckily, the best of both worlds can be found through these classy pullovers. These lightweight sweaters will keep you comfortable while out hiking, camping, or just walking around. Not to mention, their versatile and fashionable styles make them a great pick for everyday use.
As the weather grows colder, you’re bound to need some extra insulation while out on your treks. Down Jackets offer a surprising level of warmth, without the added bulk or clunkiness of a coat. These jackets are made to be ultra-packable and cozy, making them the perfect companion to your blustery hike.