8 Items for your Next Camping Trip: You Really Need This to Camp in Confort

Sea To Summit Comfort Plus

The Comfort Plus uses innovative technology to make it one of the most comfortable sleeping mats available. It uses dual layer construction – the 598 air sprung cells on the top and bottom layers are offset to give better insulation and prevent cold spots. The bottom layer is inflated firm to provide height, then the top layer inflated to the preferred comfort level. If either layer bursts during the night the other will keep you off the ground.

Therm-a-Rest Quadra Chair

Last year, Therm-A-Rest impressed us with the Treo, a compact three-legged camping chair, that packed away to the size of a drinks bottle.

This year they’ve gone a step further with the Quadra, a four-legged version. It’s a full-size chair and is even more stable than the Treo – with a bigger weight capacity, accommodating up to 300lbs and. But when it’s packed away it’s smaller than the size of a two-litre bottle, making it small and light enough to carry easily or in the corner of the car boot.

The polyester ripstop fabric is sturdy and comfortable, and there’s a mesh side pocket for
stashing books or drinks. Meanwhile, the award-winning Treo is itself available in a range of new colors

Coleman Fyrestorm


This Coleman grill stove is designed to withstand the elements, with an innovative WindBlock system and a downstep burner design. It claims to be one of the few backpacking stoves that still works at 6m/sec wind speed. The heavy-duty stainless steel burners are also extremely durable.

The heavy-duty stainless steel burners are also extremely durable.

BioLite PowerLight Mini

A credit card-sized rechargeable lantern and power bank with a 135-lumen output. The slinky, ultraslim Powerlight Mini provides even white light, making it perfect for functional tasks and social interaction at night.

The rechargeable battery can be used to provide a charging boost to phones and other devices.

Regatta Great Outdoors Paladen 20 Liter Laptop Backpack/Rucksack

The Paladen 25L laptop backpack is constructed from hardwearing polyester ripstop materials and has air mesh back to allow ventilation.

The hidden padded pocket accommodates laptops up to 15 inches in size and features compression straps that provide added protection for your device. Lockable zips and a side carry handle are designed for easy access and convenience.

Other features include an internal organizer, key clip, reinforced carry handle, comfortable grip pullers, mesh water bottle pocket, adjustable sliding harness, and detachable rain cover.

Leatherman – Rev Multi-Tool

A new multi-tool that gives you a toolbox full of usefulness in your pocket, no matter where you are.
The Rev features 12 indispensable tools, a blade, and a replaceable pocket clip. It also comes with a 25-year warranty.

LifeStraw Go Water Bottle

For safe drinking water in the wild, it doesn’t get much easier than the LifeStraw Go. All you have to do is fill the bottle with dirty and suck up through the mouthpiece. Bacteria and
protozoa are removed by the filter to make microbiologically contaminated water safe to

Plus, for each purchase of a LifeStraw water filter, a child in Africa is provided with safe water for an entire school year under the company’s LifeStraw Follow the Liters campaign.

Zippo Hand Warmer

This is a new sleeker version of Zippo’s regular reusable hand warmer, but it still has a burning time of six hours and according to Zippo it produces ten times more heat than a disposable hand warmer.

It comes in its own fleece bag and runs on regular Zippo lighter fluid. That’s why it’s still considered one of the best reusable hand warmers out there.