Camping Gear

My Grayl in the wild.

Grayl GEOPRESS purifier for backcountry and travel

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2019 Wigwam Socks

Kelty camp cooler

Kelty Folding Cooler and Bestie Blanket

titan roto cooler

Arctic Zone coolers for summer travel

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Zenbivy Bed for all Your Camping Adventures

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Headsweats Keeps You Cool and Covered

Klymit Moon Dog Bed

Keep Your Pup Pal Comfy With Klymit Moon Dog Bed

GSI Pot

GSI Outdoors Has Done It Again! Add These Two to Your Camping Set.

Zenbivy sleep system

Zenbivy Light Bed for summer camping comfort

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The Shammy Towel that You Need Now

GSI Outdoors Glacier Stainless Steel Base Camper cookset

By Amy / June 30, 2020 /

We review a lot of GSI Outdoor gear here, and for good reason. This outdoor camping gear brand finds that sweet spot of high value and high quality, and as a result, nearly my entire camp kitchen now consists of GSI. Recently, I realized that the GSI Outdoors Selkirk camp stove, which I reviewed last…

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Breeo Outpost Grilling

By Leah Guill / June 24, 2020 /

Grilling season is upon us! Whether you are able to travel out of the backyard or are able to venture out, the Breeo Outpost is a gem of a grilling partner. Due to the unusually wet weather we are experiencing this year in Idaho, we haven’t had a real opportunity to adventure out and build…

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Granite Gear Toughsacks for multiple use

By Amy / June 23, 2020 /

Can you have too many stuff sacks? Nope! Whether I’m camping, backpacking, skiing, or traveling, having extra gear bags is as essential as a multi-tool or zip-locks. I love that Granite Gear has multiple options in their Toughsack line, allowing me to have a variety of sizes at the ready for every purpose. The Toughsack…

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Father Deserves the Best this Year- Our Top 10 Picks for Father’s Day

By Leah Guill / June 5, 2020 /

Can you believe we have made it to JUNE 2020? Honestly, I didn’t know if we were ever going to get through the 9 months in March, but here we are! Practical Travel Gear has rounded up 10 of our favorites for the Dad in your life and some gear to make the rest of…

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Cargo box solution for #vanlife camping

By Amy / May 26, 2020 /

Most reputable sources predict that this summer, most Americans will opt to travel by car instead of air, with a big uptick in road trip travel once it’s safe to do so. To kick off the start of the summer travel season, with hopes that travel will soon be part of our plans again, I…

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Mountain Hardwear’s Women’s Exposure/2™ Gore-Tex Paclite® Plus Jacket

By Leah Guill / May 20, 2020 /

As April showers bring May flowers and May finds us still close to home, we have been enjoying the opportunities to be outside more than ever. Between biking, hiking, walks to the river and paddle boarding, the one jacket I have brought with me over the last 3 weeks is the Women’s Exposure/2™ Gore-Tex Paclite®…

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GSI Outdoors Dutch oven for close-to-home camping

By Amy / May 12, 2020 /

I’ve always wanted to try Dutch oven cooking while camping, and this spring proved the perfect time. Camping close to home, I was knew I would have the time it took to bake a backcountry meal. To my surprise, however, GSI Outdoors’ hard-anodized Dutch oven was easy to use, and my recipe took less than…

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Fatboy USA x Miasun Sun Shade

By Ramsey / May 11, 2020 /

Summer is fast approaching and while social distancing may remain, we will be glad for the chance to get fresh air. The Fatboy USA x Miasun Sun Shade will allow us to do that while staying in the shade. Durable Perhaps the best feature, which was the first thing I noticed as someone who is…

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GSI Outdoors kitchen accessories: Time to get your camping game dialed

By Amy / April 21, 2020 /

Spring is the prefect time of year to get your camping game dialed, and if your camping kitchen could use a few luxury items to make getting up and getting food prepped a breeze, the following camping kitchen accessories are in order: GSI Outdoors pour over java set: If you’re like me, nothing quite manages…

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Yeti Trailhead Camp Chair

Kick Your Feet Up with the Yeti Trailhead Camp Chair

By Jill / April 17, 2020 /

Being one with nature often requires rest—like taking a seat on a log, rock, or the ground. And unless you run into a really cushy pillow of moss, those spots may be restful, but they’re not always super comfortable. For those moments when you need a seat before or after an adventure, consider the Yeti…

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