emergency camping shelter

Emergency Camping Shelter

Mother nature can be a cruel mistress, and when your out on an adventure the weather can place a massive strain on your health if it suddenly decides to change. If unprepared in a remote area you may find yourself in need of a protective emergency shelter. This Emergency Camping Shelter is ideal for runners, hikers in remote areas and could save your life in an unprecedented situation.

  • It’s lightweight so won’t create much extra weight in your backpack
  • Easy to use and can be quickly set up

For it’s price and functionality the Emergency Camping Shelter is an absolute survival essential, remember the weather can be unpredictable, especially in the UK so be prepared and be safe.  To buy your Emergency Camping Shelter click here , only £3.25.


Wilderness 450 sleeping bag

Wilderness 450 Sleeping Bag

We were excited when we saw this sleeping bag for the first time, sure it might not be as cool looking as a Gelert Sleeping Pod but this sleeping bag is an absolute bargain in terms of functionality.

From Vango the Wilderness 450 Sleeping Bag is an affordable but luxurious sleeping bag that features a mainly mummy shaped design that will keep excess air out. This reduction in excess air means that the sleeping bag is able to provide better warmth throughout. The tiny amount of air that the Wilderness 450 allows in quickly adapts to your body temperature and provides better warmth throughout.

  • The Wilderness will keep you warm when others will be freezing outside, and cool when others get too hot. It’s suitable for temperatures ranging between freezing and 20 degree Celsius.
  • It’s perfect for first time campers, families and festival goers and makes and is perfect as a first time sleeping bag purchase.
  • It benefits from Polair® Super-Soft shell & Polair® brushed polyester lining, this ensures you keep you cool during the summer and warm and toasty in the winter.
  • It features a shaped hood with drawcord closure, this fantastic feature will ensure if the temperature drops you can essentially cocoon yourself in the sleeping bag and stay warm if the temperature drops.

The bag also comes with a supplied with 4-strap compression stuffsac, weighs a mere 1.7kg and is 215cm in length.
If your looking for a decent sleeping bag that provides so much functionality as well as looks good the Wilderness 450 Sleeping Bag is the perfect choice for you, it’s very competitively priced and currently amazon.co.uk are offering at a mere £41 click here to be taken to the purchase page. Alternatively the North Gear Loche Mummy Sleeping Bag is a great cheaper alternative (see below)

Folding Picnic Table

Folding Picnic Table

Camping is all well and good but if you’ve got to eat on the floor then that’s simply no fun especially if it’s been raining. What’s the solution? a very portable folding picnic table of course. This fantastic piece of kit is just the job.

  • Folding design which is extremely easy to carry and transport
  • No more eating off the floor like a caveman, simply pop up the folding table and your good to go in under 30 seconds flat.
  • Perfect for enjoying family picnics, camping trips and festivals.
  • Weighs only 7kg so very easy to carry around.

We love the simplicity of the folding picnic table and the sheer benefits it offers to anyone on a camping trip or picnic. No longer will you have to struggle to cook on the floor using a blanket as your base, or eat from the floor. Just think as you pull up next to all the other campers eating on the floor and set up this cool piece of kit. If your interested in eating in style whilst camping then the folding picnic table is for you, currently Halfords are offering this wonderful table at a very competitive price of £24.99, click here to be taken to the purchase page.

For a more lighweight, budget table consider the backpackers folding aluminium table available from outdoor gear.

Gelert Speedy Pitch Candy Tent

Gelert Speedy Pitch Candy Stripe Tent

We love Tents here at Camping Gadgets, but what we love more than just boring old two tone tents is our funky tents. Gelert never seem to disappoint with their wide selection of funky of pop up tents. Here we have yet another winner, the Gelert Speedy Pitch Candy Stripe Pop up.

This Speedy Pitch features a very cool contrasting black & colourful tartan design. This tent is ideal for those among us that are short of time, simply pull the tent out of the bag, give it a shake and voilà it is up and ready to be set up as your home in a matter of seconds.

  • Perfect for festivals. Competitively priced, more importantly you can get on with drinking and having a good time almost instantaneously with its quickpitch design you’ll be beer bonging within minutes of arriving.
  • It’s very light at 1.7kg so carrying if from the car to site will be a doddle unlike other campers struggling to heave their 10kg tent from car to camp you can leisurely stroll past.
  • The tent is perfect for 2 people and is very cosy inside, perfect for cuddling up to that someone special or perhaps someone you just met, (we won’t judge)
  • Comes with a 12 month guarantee for complete peace of mind.

This tent is competitively priced, lightweight looks awesome (bound to turn heads) and is good to use in minutes, there’s nothing not like. It’s been designed exclusively for Halfords and can be purchased by clicking here.

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Mountain Whistle

This mountain whistle is ideal for those among you that enjoy hiking, safety should always be thought about whether your just going up the local paths or exploring somewhere a little more adventurous, this whistle is a small piece of kit that can be added to your safety artillery. Although these whistles are very small, they are incredibly loud reaching 100dB, they  are also very handy and can be added to your keys with their attached keyring.

  • These particular whistles are actually recommended by the Mountain Leader Training Board as an essential item to be carried in the hills
  • 100dB from a piece of kit you won’t even notice

They could potentially save yours or a friends life and should be added to your arsenal of safety equipment, for the small sum of £2.55 you can’t afford not to. Buy now through Amazon, click here to be taken to the purchase page.

Crusader Cook System

Crusader Cook System

The Crusader Cook System is perfect for hikers, walkers and all round adventurers. The whole kit fits very nicely into the handy carry case providing the basics for two people to enjoy a nice hot drink or meal. Within the case there is also space for other things which is great.

The stove can be set up in seconds and the included fuel gel works great and doesn’t transfer any smells onto the food. The stove also provides great wind protection, often a massive drawback to other portable grills or stoves is the low level of wind protection they provide, the crusader cook system however works fantastically well in a range of weather conditions.

Included in the kit is the following:

  • Crusader Cooker
  • Crusader Cup
  •  Crusader Cup Lid
  •  Plastic Mug (standard)
  •  Water Bottle (standard)
  •  Belt Pouch
  •  12x Ethanol Fuel Gel
  •  Fireball Flint & Striker

Really a fantastic system for hikers, walkers and the modern adventurer. The folding arm on the cooker provides the basis for the whole system, the cup fits securely over the fuel compartment and fuel, either the provided gel or blocks can be burned, a small slot allows for enough air to provide sufficient oxygen and the the sides of the cooker help to provide sheltering against wind. All in all a fantastically practical cooking system, just picture yourself enjoying a hot brew or a nice mug of soup on your next adventure and watch on as others struggle with conventional systems.

The Crusader Cooking System is available from Amazon, click here to be taken to the purchase page.


Sea to Summit Kitchen Sink

Camping Sink

Discover the incredibly portable camping sink that makes washing the dishes a simple and enjoyable task

This camping kitchen sink is truly a revolutionary gadget that makes washing up whilst camping easy. What can be a very frustrating task both carrying a plastic bowl for washing up and actually washing up becomes incredibly easy with this portable kitchen sink from ‘sea to summit’.

                    • The kitchen sink is designed to pop up when filled with water, this makes it incredibly easy to transport
  • when not in use it folds up to the size of a packet of crisps so takes up no space in your camping bag
  • it holds up to 10 litres of water, easily enough water to  wash your favourite china teapots
  • doubles up as a dog bowl for your trusty best friend to drink from

If your headed on a new adventure soon, you really should consider the kitchen sink from ‘sea to summit’ not only will it save you space in your bag but will also save you money as you will now have the ability to wash up after you cook as opposed to eating out.

The portable kitchen sink is only available from Amazon whom are currently offering free delivery click here and you will be taken to Amazons product page for the 10L version. Do not hesitate, the idea behind the kitchen sink is simple but it truly is a handy piece of kit for camping.

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Topflame portable gas heater

Topflame Portable Gas Heater

Discover the best and most efficient way to keep warm and get cosy whilst camping

The Topflame portable gas heater is an efficient and effective camping heater that will warm you up on even the coldest mornings.

                      • the heater whilst on full power, will provide you with fantastic warmth for up to 2.5 hours from one butane canister
                      • it heats up enclosed areas very quickly
                      • it’s small and easy to transport
                      • sturdy and compact, so it won’t break on you

If your all out of firewood and your pal Bear Grylls isn’t about to help you get a fire started then the Topflame portable gas heater will definitely help to warm your cold toes. This fantastic heater is powered by butane gas cartridges ( which are very cheap by the way) and at full power will easily keep you toasty, warm and in high spirits even on the coldest nights.

It’s light at only 3kg so is also really portable and looks quite fashionable too (not that the local wildlife will take notice). It’s operated from self contained gas canisters as already noted, offers a highly efficient heating element, adjustable heating angles and variable temperature control.

If your looking for a solution to keep you and your family away from the cold on your next camping trip then we thoroughly recommend the topflame portable gas heater at only £20 it’s a wise investment. The only gripe we have is that as it can get hot care should be taken when used around children & pets, however this applies to any heater, with correct usage it won’t pose a problem.

The heater is available from Amazon with free delivery, click here an you will be taken to the Amazon product page, be quick though as these are selling fast at such a low price, Argos are offering the same heater for £29.99.


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