Camping Kit For Summer 2016It’s not been a great start so far - a lot of rain but there will still be plenty of opportunities when the sun will come out and you can head to the campsites
With this in mind - we thought we’d round up a handful of camping products that we’ve found we can’t live without.
Whether it’s an overnight hiking trip, week at the campsite with your family or crazy festival weekend - the selection below is sure to enhance your camping experience.
Gelert Phoenix 5Pc Cookset - It’s a great set for camping, travelling and festivals as it packs down to a small size. It’s anodised aluminium finish means its easy to keep clean. For quick meals on the move, it’s hard to beat!
This Summit double wall carabina-handled mug is convenient for use on the go and is a great gift for someone with a love of camping. Made of stainless steel, it is perfect for camping due to its high durability, as well as being colourful and fun.
Confidence Camping Picnic Rug. This Confidence Camping roll-up picnic rug is a traditional piece of picnic equipment with a modern twist. The padded plastic backing offers extra comfort while acting as a waterproof layer. The rug is easily hand washed and can be wiped clean with with a warm soapy cloth. This picnic rug is perfect for couples and families alike hoping to enjoy the perfect picnic on a sunny afternoon in the country or a day trip to the beach.
This versatile lamp is a big hit at PicnicShop HQ. It’s lightweight, powerful and looks the part too! The TaoTronics LED Camping Lantern Light comes in handy for so many uses - camping, hiking, fishing, outdoor adventures or in power cuts and emergency situations. We’ve found it’s great when you’re on-the-go, as it collapses down to just 2 inches in height - just pop it in your coat pocket or backpack. Easy! Its energy-saving and durable LED is super-bright and the water resistant casing is extremely durable - a must if you’re taking it on some outdoor adventures. It really is built to last, with no filament or mercury it won’t need to be replaced and lasts an incredible 100,000 hours! There lantern has 3 modes - strong, weak and strobe and only requires 3 x AA batteries for up to up to 50 hours of light, whenever you need it.
We love this funky self-inflating travel pillow - lightweight, compact and comfy. A must for camping trips and festivals this summer. YOUR Pillow by SHO has an original design that's bang on-trend and will make you stand out from the crowd - but best of all, it will make you feel like you’re sleeping in your own bed. The premium pillow inflates with a twist of the nozzle to provide a soft and comfortable pillow in under one minute. When you’re done, you can fold away the pillow in seconds - it packs down to a compact size and the carry sack will easily slip into your backpack. If that wasn’t enough, SHO offer a lifetime warranty and money back guarantee - no questions asked. So take a look at YOUR Pillow and say goodbye to restless nights. Happy camping.
the Beru AG Portable Camping Chair is a camping essential. This 'executive' style camping chair, provides great value for money, comfort and durability. The steel frame and polyester fabric seat are lightweight and fold with ease into the the carry bag.
This fantastic Outwell Picnic Cutlery Set is perfect for transporting all of your cutlery and utensils to your next picnic in style. With four knives, forks and spoons, a waiter's friend bottle opener, cutting board, cheese knife and napkins, all you need to remember is the food!
We love this contemporary Sea To Summit Food Bowl. Sea to Summit' are champions of contemporary picnicware and their heat insulating bowl is just the ticket for any avid camper. Manufactured out of food grade Nylon 66 and BPA free, this stylishly designed bowl is ideal for carrying hot food. The easy to hold thumb grip provides good purchase, whilst the grey lid doubles up as a plate or chopping board. Eligible for free shipping with Amazon Prime and available for just £8. 99.
We really love this green picnic set, comprising of 12 pieces, including 4 cups, 4 bowls and 4 plates. Made from sustainable bamboo, it’s eco-friendly and super-stylish. Microwave safe and dishwasher safe up to 40 degrees. Go green!
These tumbers are sure to brighten up your picnic - even if the weather isn’t at its best! The multicoloured set of 4 virtually unbreakable melamine tumblers are general and outdoor dining, as well as picnics. The tumblers are dishwasher safe and measure 9cm high and 9cm diameter, with a capacity of 225ml. They’re a great price too!
Kampa Colonel Camping Kitchen is just the job for family camping. It has an extra large worktop, which makes it easy to prep meals on the campsite and it’s quick and easy to set up. The other worktop is large enough to use with most camping stoves and there are handy hooks for your cooking utensils below. It also features a useful lower shelf for saving space in your cooking area. Stove and accessories not included.
We think this Milestone Camping Festival Cooking Set is great for both festivals AND quick camping trips. Each easy-to-clean mess tin is lightweight and they stack inside each other for easy storage. Also, the handles all fold in, which makes it even more compact… ideal for when you’re packing everything into a rucksack. The set includes a mini stove and twelve fuel blocks, perfect for cooking and quickly heating some great camping meals.
A simple but vital edition for any grown-up picnic - the wine glass! This popular set of 4 acrylic wine glasses from Vango are strong but lightweight. Just the job for red wine, white wine or some fizz... bottoms up!
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