A packable jacket for wet or cold weather protection makes sense if you ride far from home in variable weather conditions. Lightweight, waterproof, and breathable, the Ride 509 Barren Stowable Jacket has most of your ‘changeable weather outcomes’ covered. Stuff the jacket away into its own pocket, and when you’re off bike, there’s a hood to protect your head.
An all-in-one camping solution for your breakfast, lunch, and dinner food consumption needs. There’s a plate, bowl, collapsible camp cup, switch spork, so just add food and drink as required. The new UCO Gear 6 Piece Mess Kit components are microwave and dishwasher safe, are free of BPA and phthalate. Available in three colour designs.
If you like to use a backpack to carry gear on your motorcycle, checkout the Kuryakyn Torke 25L Dry Backpack. At 25 litres it’s a good size, is waterproof thanks to a welded double-coated TPU design, and has a stowable shoulder straps system with a storage sleeve and tie-down points so the bag can be bike mounted too.
Add a little boat to your adventure kit. Good for crossing small lakes, little seas, and riding not so rough rivers. Made for one plus your pack. Weighs 1270g (44 oz). And the pump converts into a storage bag. The Klymit LiteWater Dinghy.
Based on the British Military clasp knife, the Ashley Watson Blakeney Knife is an updated, modern version with the same simple but effective functionality. Featuring a “60mm stainless steel sheepsfoot blade and spring mechanism" between solid brass scales with a loop shackle at one end, the pocketknife is designed to meet NATO specification.
The new FiiO Q3 THX Balanced DAC/Amplifier gives you the choice of three headphone outputs types (2.5, 3.5, and 4.4mm jacks) and a low distortion but powerful THX AAA amplifier in a sleek aluminium case. Other features of this headphone and portable desktop DAC/Amplifier include an analog volume potentiometer, a RGB sampling rate indicator light, and a 1800mAH battery with 10 plus hours of playtime.
Maybe not an essential hiking kit item, however, the Macpac Great Walks Bandana is a handy item to have on the trail plus it shows your hiking credentials. The bandana is made from a cotton fabric and is illustrated with New Zealand’s great walks.
For the hardcore outdoor adventurer who wants a modern, waterproof flint and lighter fuel field lighter. The Exotac TitanLIGHT has an easy spark flint wheel and o-ring sealed lighter fuel tank made from aircraft grade aluminium. The starter flint is easily replaced. Available in four colour designs.
The 509 Sinister MX6 Fusion Goggle features HCS (High Contrast Spectrum) technology lens and Fuzion lens technology. That’s “industry-first Fuzion lens technology that fuses Super Anti-Fog inner and outer lenses into one optically precise construction”. And there’s also a 45mm strap with silicone for extra grip, tear off posts, and a removable nose piece. Available in four colour designs.
Made from a thin, summer and spring weight, polyester stretch microfibre fabric. Seamless construction for a ‘silky’ comfort fit over your face and neck. Map style contour graphic with red track line highlights. The Alpinestars Contours Necktube.
The new EcoFlow RIVER Pro Portable Power Station has most of your camping power supply needs covered. There’s 3 600W AC outlets and the capacity to charge up to ten gadgets at a time. The Lithium-ion battery is rated at 720Wh and comes with X-Stream fast charging technology. Two 110W solar panels can charge the unit in 4.5 to 9 hours. And it weighs only 7.2 kg (15.9 lbs).
For the urban bike commuter, beginner rider, or someone that wants a little modern street bike, the 2021 Husqvarna Svartpilen 125 would be a good option. Key features include a 125 cc liquid cooled, single-cylinder 4-stroke fuel injected engine with twin overhead camshafts that drives through a 6-speed close ratio gearbox. Frame is a steel trellis design. And the overall design aesthetic is rather minimal, but it has an aggressive look thanks to a dark colour palette.
Made from a plant based material, the “leaf leather” covered Tree Tribe Nature Journal has a hand crafted notebook cover using sustainably harvested Teak leaves. The notepad has 100 A6 size pages and is replaceable.
A mobile music making gadget. Pocket size. This special edition Pocket Operator has “16 Mega Man soundtracks based on the original Mega Man video game by Capcom”. The new Teenage Engineering PO-128 Mega Man features 8-bit synthesiser engines and a 3 track sequencer with parameter locks, glide control, and punch-in effects.
In a little bit of a surprise announcement, Kawasaki have updated their much loved middle weight dual sport. The 2022 Kawasaki KLR650 now sports a new electronic fuel injection system replacing its old-school carburettor. Engine updates including refinements to intake and exhaust cams and an improved cam chain guide, and there’s new disc brakes with a “dual purpose ABS” system, and a new digital instrumental display. Three sub-models are available with features like different colour designs, luggage cases, frame protection, and lights.
With an old fashion pocket watch aesthetic, the Brunton Gentleman’s Teton Topo Pocket Compass takes a traditional watch design and merges it with an analogue compass to produce a handy pocket compass. Key features include a milled aluminium body with a black anodised finish, swivel-style lid opening, where the lid has a signalling mirror, and a lift arm that stops needle movement.
If you like the analogue style, divers wristwatch, then the new Momentum M20 GMT Diver Wristwatch might be of interest. Key features include a “double-dome AR sapphire crystal, applied indices containing SuperLuminova luminous and 200M depth rating”. Watch size is 42mm. And it has a Swiss-Made quartz GMT movement.
Small, lightweight, and with big and fast storage in an aluminium case. A SSD solution for your digital travel needs. The Sabrent Rocket XTRM 1TB Thunderbolt 3 External SSD has Thunderbolt 3 technology enabling read and write speeds of up to 2400+ MB/sec. Good for photo and video editing, and most of your digital content storage. Requires a Thunderbolt 3 equipped interface.
While out dirt or enduro riding, do you like to carry some tools, your lunch and a drink, plus other kit like a wet weather jacket, on your body rather than attached to the bike? Then the Fox Legion Tac Vest might be of interest. Constructed around a 600D ripstop fabric main body with a HydraPak 2L reservoir, the vest provides plenty of pockets and molle webbing attachment points.
A good, lightweight packable travel or hiking jacket is almost a necessity for the outdoors person. The Fjallraven Abisko Midsummer Jacket is made from a fast drying stretch fabric, has an adjustable hood, and various pockets. Weighs only 360g.
The new 100% Renshaw Sunglasses come in four different frame colour designs. Key features include “ultra HD lenses”, a square frame with extended side panel, and rubber nose and temple pads.
Are you after a summer weight, ventilated, soft armour body protector? With D30 back and chest plates, and removable D3O elbow and shoulder pads. Padding on the biceps and ribs area. And anti-moisture inner panels and sleeves with abrasion-resistant fabric. The new Scott Softcon Air Pro Jacket Protector.
If you like the clean, but functional with a slightly military aesthetic in your bag design, then the Heimplanet Monolith DAYPACK 22L is worth checking out. It’s a small daypack size bag with two stowable shoulder straps, an additional single carry strap, and M.O.L.L.E webbing on the inside and outside. And there’s also a laptop sleeve with slide-in size access.
Protect the health of your pet with the new SURVIVAL Pet First Aid KIT. When out hiking, the First Aid KIT is small enough to neatly attach to your belt and rest on your hip. The kit has bandages, a digital thermometer, tick removal tools, and a range of other useful supplies including pet poo bags, “eco-friendly disposal bags located in an easily accessible exterior pocket.”
The perfect tiny and portable camping table. Japanese folding design. Made from bamboo and aluminium. Weighs just 1.8 kg (4 lbs). The Snow Peak Renewed Bamboo My Table.
The 2021 Dakar Rally has started and it runs from the 3rd to the 15th of January 2021, across Saudi Arabia. Following a completely new route from last year, the 43rd running of the Rally starts in Jeddah and consists of 12 stages, including 2 loop stages and 1 marathon stage. And there’s also a new race class called Dakar Classic that includes pre-2000 year old cars (including cars built to this specification) and trucks.
Ingredients and tools to make two Italian Spritzes on your next outing. Just bring along the alcohol and suitable drinking vessels. The W&P Design The Italian Spritz contains 1/2 oz jigger, a small bar spoon, Spritz syrup mix, and a linen coaster enclosed in a red tin.
Designed as an everyday sports chronograph, suitable for casual use with ‘weekend warriors’ through to high octane endurance athletes, the new Breitling Endurance Pro Watch is ready for all types of sport and leisure activity. The watch has a lightweight titanium case that’s “non-magnetic, thermally stable and hypoallergenic” and “highly resistant to scratches, traction and corrosion”, housing a Breitling Caliber 82, COSC-certified SuperQuartz movement.
The Rumpl Original Puffy Blanket Yellowstone features an iconic image from America’s first national park, the famous “aqua hot springs and gushing geysers” of Yellowstone National Park. Machine washable with a DWR finish for stain and water resistance. A 100% recycled 30D ripstop polyester fabric. Insulation is a synthetic 240 gsm, 3D hollow siliconised fibre. And it comes with a stuff sack.
The new Speed and Strength United By Speed Jacket finds the balance between technical rider features within a non-motorcycle, everyday tailored jacket aesthetic. Although there’s a strong destination, off-bike jacket design, the United By Speed has, for crash protection, aramid reinforcements at the shoulders and throughout the arms and removable Vault C.E. approved shoulder, elbow, and spine protectors.
Featuring a modular design, the new LS2 Valiant II Helmet, a 2.0 model, has a new flip mechanism making the helmet smaller and lighter. Other features include a “3D optically correct "A Class" poly-carbonate” visor, chin and top vents with back exhaust ports for climate control, and it’s Certified ECE 22.05 P/J.
The perfect size solo hiker’s pot, that’s ultralight, and capable of nesting a 450ml cup and 100ml gas canister. Includes handles and a lid. And an orange mesh sack. The Toaks Light Titanium 650ML Pot.
Do you want white MX gloves? With a single layer perforated Clarino material palm and silicone treated fingertips for comfort and lever control. A minimalist, athlete inspired design. The Thor Agile Plus White Gloves.
Riding shoes deigned for women featuring a HiPora three layer waterproof and breathable membrane, Italian microfiber upper, and synthetic carbon fibre shifter guard and outside toe overlays. The Cortech Chicane WP Women’s Shoe also sport dual density ankle protectors and a thermoplastic heel cup and toe cap.
If you want a large, Bowie-style general-purpose outdoors knife, check out the new Kershaw Camp 5 Knife. A full-tang fixed blade design, the Camp 5 features a 12.2 cm (4.75 in) high-carbon D2 steel blade and a glass-filled nylon handle. The knife’s sheath has a double retention system with a quick tab release.
This is the limited edition version of the new Troy Lee Designs Sisin 8 Hydration Backpack. It features an Osprey Hydraulics LT 2.5L reservoir by Hydrapak with a mesh-covered foam back panel and harness system that provides for “dynamic movement”.
Designed for new riders that want a learner bike with performance, aggressive styling, and a touch of retro cafe racer aesthetic. The 2021 Honda CB125R features “an all-new DOHC 4V engine, improving performance across the board”, and a suspension upgrade with “41mm Showa ‘Separate Function’ Big Piston (SFF-BP) USD forks”. Styling remains largely the same although the 2021 model comes in a pearl smoky grey colour design.
A new supermoto configuration, street going version of their middleweight enduro / adventure bike, the 2021 KTM 690 SMC R looks all fun in a powerful and lightweight package. It features KTM’s LC4 690 cc single-cylinder engine driving through a PASC (Power Assist Clutch) and six-speed gearbox with Quickshifter+, controlled via a ride-by-wire throttle system. There’s 17 Inch rims and braking is provided by 320 mm front and 240 mm rear wheel discs. And there’s two selectable ride modes, Street and Supermoto.
The new 2021 Ducati Monster features a twin cylinder L-shaped 937 cc, Testastretta 11° engine, with desmodromic distribution and Euro 5 classification, making 111 hp (9,250 rpm) and 9.5 Nm of torque (6,500 rpm). A naked, street sport design without Ducati’s iconic trellis frame, the Monster has aggressive styling wrapped in a typical Ducati aesthetic. The rider can select from three riding modes, Sport, Touring and Urban, designed to “optimise motorcycle behaviour to individual riding styles and different road conditions.”
There’s not many lightweight, DualSport motorcycles with good off-road capability and respectable on road touring ability. And for long distance adventure riders this combination is, for many, the optimum adventure overland solution. The new 2021 Honda CRF300 Rally features a 286cc single cylinder, liquid cooled engine with a PGM-FI injection system, connected to a 6-speed gearbox and an assist/slipper clutch. Fuel tank is 12.8L. Styling is based on the 450 Dakar rally bike. Wet weight is 153kg.
Peak power is 5 kW. Compact electric motor. Electric alternative to a 50cc petrol powered bike. Lightweight, high-strength chromoly steel frame. Select between six different ride modes via a multi-functional instrument panel that also shows battery level. The 2021 KTM SX-E 5.
Based on their newly developed 300cc lightweight DualSport, the 2021 Kawasaki KLX300SM brings street performance to the dirt bike with a package including 17 inch wheels and road tyres, and supermoto ready suspension and brakes. Engine is a fuel injected 292cc, liquid cooled single cylinder driving through a 6-speed transmission, with a wet multi-disc manual clutch.
Featuring basic emergency supplies, a lantern with solar charging capabilities, and a built-in water bottle, the Eton Aqualite Solar Powered Lantern has most basic camping and emergency situations covered. There’s an internal 2000mAh battery with small solar panel and USB charging port. A collapsable silicone rubber water bottle and water filter straw. Other supplies include a flint and steel fire starter, bandages, and a carabiner.
Designed for women riders, the REV’IT Flare 2 Ladies Jacket can be worn as both a technical riding jacket and a destination garment. Crash protection includes Knox armour for the shoulders and elbows, and a pocket for a back protector. Rider comfort can be managed by a detachable thermal liner and ventilation zippers. Available in camo black-grey or camo grey-white colour designs.
Anti-fog coated polycarbonate mirror lens with a wide field of view and nine point lens retention system. Thick triple layer face foam. A 45mm wide silicone coated head strap. The new 100% Racecraft2 Goggles.
The new Gerber Principle Black Knife should have you covered for most camp knife duties. It’s mounting sheath system allows for a traditional drop-leg, horizontal belt, or vertical molle attachment and alignment. Additional features include a 90 degree fire striking spine and a “rubber overmold” handle for comfort.
A four-season rating. Synthetic insulation. Durable micro polyester shell that’s water and abrasion resistant. Mummy design with adjustable hood and foot box. The Klymit Wild Aspen 0 Sleeping Bag.
A dual function moto specific bag. On-bike, the Kuryakyn Torke 7L Dry Tank Bag attaches to the fuel tank with its magnetic base or using a mounting strap kit for nonmagnetic tanks. Off-bike, you can attach a harness to use the bag as a small backpack. Other key features include a waterproof, welded double-coated TPU construction and a touchscreen-friendly clear front pouch for viewing your GPS, smartphone, or paper map for easy navigation.
The Dainese Bora Air Tex Jacket provides warm weather riding protection. A high tenacity mesh fabric body design allows good air flow and cooling. For rider protection, there’s removable Pro-Armor protectors on the shoulders and elbows, and pockets for chest and back protectors. Available in six colour designs.
Although this is a traditional folding pocketknife design, it does feature a unique moulded handle to set it apart from its contemporaries. Blade is made from 8Cr14MoV steel and is 84 mm (3.29 in) in length. And the handle has a textured TPE for added tactile grip. The CRKT Moxie Knife.
The new Fjallraven Vardag Mini Backpack is great for kids or adults that want a little backpack. Made from a G-1000 HeavyDuty Eco S technical fabric (65% polyester, 35% cotton) with a recycled nylon lining. There’s a seat pad inside the main compartment. And carry capacity is a big 6 litres.
The UCO Gear Titan Fire Striker has a ferrocerium rod that lasts up to 20,000 strikes. So there's no problem with making a spark to ignite a camp fire. And the included stainless steel striker also functions as a multitool with a screwdriver, bottle opener, and various end wrench sizes.
Featuring a centre-zip opening for fast and easy access to your gear, the new Mountain Hardwear Expedition Duffel 140 has your large capacity luggage needs covered. There’s contoured, foam-padded shoulder straps for hauling you gear long distances and these two straps join together for your traditional duffel bag carry strap. And two external zips pockets provide secure places for storing small items.
In the style of an Indian tiffin, the Elephant Box Leakproof Tiffin 700ml is the perfect solo lunch carry container. Capacity is a good size 700ml, the lunchbox is constructed from a food grade stainless steel, and “responsibly made in India in a small family run factory”.
A lightweight jacket, that packs small, to provide you with an extra layer when the weather changes. Full seam-sealed construction with a DWR treated 2.5 layer fabric featuring a 10K/3K waterproof and breathable membrane. Adjustable shock core system to help achieve a secure fit. The Fox Racing Legion Packable Jacket.
For 2021, Honda’s ‘Neo Sports Café’ machine, the 2021 Honda CB650R, gets new Showa 41mm Separate Function Big Piston front forks and an engine EURO5 compliance update. The naked retro-styled street fighter, featuring the iconic 1970s CB400F 4-into-1 sweeping header pipes, also has a reworked more forward-set handlebar arrangement and there's minor improvements to the LCD display visibility and the inclusion of a USB Type-C charging socket located under the seat.
A combination compact multi-tool and hobby blade knife, the new Gerber Prybrid X has a set of tools well suited to both outdoors and around-the-house uses. Tools include a replaceable blade, pry bar and wire stripper, nail puller, flat head screw driver, bottle opener, and a length of 550 paracord.
With its on and off-road navigation functionality, and global connectivity/messaging thanks to inReach satellite technology, the new Garmin Montana 700i Handheld GPS combines a bunch of travel adventure gadgets into one, robust outdoors ready electronic device. Other key features include interactive SOS message capability with a full QWERTY software keyboard, inReach weather forecast service, ABC sensors, and a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that has a runtime rated up to 18 hrs in GPS Mode, 10 min tracking and 330 hrs in Expedition Mode, 30 min tracking.
The new My Medic 10 Essentials Kit has you covered for emergency and survival supplies. The kit has first aid and emergency items, covering 30 products like a fire starter, multi-tool, sun protection, torch, shelter, etc. And a dry bag securely holds all these emergency and survival items.
Are canvas shoes making a come back? Check out the Palladium Boots Pampa Unzipped Boots if you agree. Made from moleskine canvas and rubber (the toe cap and sole). And there's a lateral side zipper to help your foot get in and out.
With its multi-positional spotlight functionality, the Snow Peak Spot Hozuki Lantern produces directional light for all your camp lighting needs. As standard, it’s powered by AA batteries or you can upgrade to the Hozuki Lantern Rechargeable Battery Pack via USB connector for a modern power option.
Protect your new Apple Watch 6 with the new Element Case Black Ops Apple Watch Band. Aside from adding a rugged aesthetic to change-up the sleek and clean Apple design, the Black Ops Band provides tactical level protection with a “highly rugged watch case made from performance polycarbonate and hard anodized aluminum with a boldly unique band of independent stainless steel lugs.”
Powered by electrons and designed for little riders. Their second generation small electric MX bike, the 2020 Beta Minicross-E Motorcycle is designed as an entry level MX bike to learn on and have fun riding. It features an updated 36V 13AH Li-Ion battery that provides up to 45 minutes ride time, weighs 38kg, and is suitable for 6 to 11 year olds.
For summer, urban riding, the new Rev’it Overshirt Tracer Air looks like a good choice. Featuring an overshirt design with a PWR / mesh outer shell that provides cooling airflow in a lightweight but technical riding garment. Crash protection comes from thin and flexible SEESMART CE-level 1 shoulder and elbows armour and the option for a CE-level 2 back protector insert. Available in three colour designs.
A simple, elegant, and effective adventure time keeper with a strap mounted compass. Available in five different colour designs. The watch has a Quartz movement and a 42mm case. Water resistance to 10 ATM. Check out the Fossil FB-Adventure Three-Hand Date Silicone Watch.
It’s amazing how small data storage SSDs are these days. The Sabrent Rocket Nano Rugged SSD fits this category and comes in a IP67 waterproof and rugged housing. Featuring 10Gbps data transfer speeds. Good for your travel or outdoors data storage needs.
With its angular design, full tang construction, and over-the-shoulder carry strap, the Kershaw Beschutes Camp Ax sports a futuristic aesthetic but also brings functional capabilities. Always a handy tool around camp, the Ax has a glass-filled nylon handle with rubberised inserts for good grip and a 3Cr13 stainless steel, black-oxide coated 8.9 cm (3.5 in) blade.
The Renogy Phonex 200 Power Station has a 189Wh high energy density battery pack, a compact portable design, and enough ports to charge a small handful of gadgets. Charge the power station via a mains wall outlet, car socket, or a solar panel. And the unit has a battery management system and LED flashlights on both sides of the unit’s carry handle.
Cotopaxi’s (Re)Purpose line uses “high-quality, remnant fabric originally produced for another purpose to create these products.” Their Cotopaxi Allpa 35L Travel Pack - Del Dia is constructed from repurposed fabrics (so no two bags look alike), and is available in a wide range of colours. The bag is a small 35 litre daypack design, suitable as carry-on flight luggage with a suitcase-style wrap around zipper opening.
Gloves for dirt riders. Adjustable TPR wrist closure system. Perforated dual-layer palm provides comfort and protection. Silicone print on fingers for extra grip. The new 100% Airmatic Gloves.
Available in green, yellow or red, the Limited Edition 2020 Ural Weekender comes in a choice of colours with added carrying capability for your weekend adventures. The key feature of the Weekender is an Ural Accessory Receiver that “mounts on top of the sidecar frame, conveniently centered between the motorcycle and the sidecar.” Attachments for the receiver could include a cargo basket for carrying extra camping gear or a bike carrier for your mountain bike.
If you're after a CE-certified, technical jacket that doesn’t scream 'made for motorcycling', then check out the Quattro Design Kery Blue Jacket. Featuring a casual, clean street coat design, the Kery Blue is constructed from Oxford 600D polyester with a laminated waterproof membrane. Hand warmer pockets and a vertical Napoleon pocket provide storage options. Crash protection is via a “protective shell” of elbow and shoulder certified CE level 2 protectors. Available in a range of colours.
The Leatherman Free K2 Pocketknife is more than a small, general use folding utility knife. Attached to an aluminium handle, you’ll find a 8.4 cm (3.3 in) main blade and seven additional implements that use Leatherman’s magnetic opening and closing system. This includes a pry tool, package opener, awl and bottle opener, and three screwdrivers.
Featuring stand-up head room and a traditional A-frame pole structure design, the new Nordisk Timur 5.6 Tent sleeps up to four. There’s big double doors for easy access. And a fast set-up using two A-frame steel poles and a ridge pole, along with a technical cotton (65% polyester, 35% cotton) flysheet.
The Alpkit Compact Hiker Twins Trekking Poles come, not unexpectedly, as a pair. One for each hand. Featuring a three section aluminium construction. Small compact size when broken down. A tough tungsten tip. And weighs only 279 g (9.8 oz).
Small in size, lightweight, and powered by a tea light candle. For a small, natural flame light at your camp, check out the UCO Mini Candle Lantern. Made from aluminium with a glass chimney, a wire top handle, and twist to lock vented base plate. A tea light candle will burn for 3-4 hours.
The Vargo Titanium Emergency Whistle is super lightweight at only 3 grams (0.1 ounces), ultra durable, and you’ll never notice carrying it even on long hikes. It comes with a reflective lanyard and can make a 100+ decibel whistle sound. Good when you need it.
Keep your new camp knife shape with the Lansky Deluxe 5-Stone Sharpening System. The system includes five stones (70,120, 280, 600, and 1000 grit), a multi-angle knife clamp to hold your knife steady and at the correct angle, and honing oil.
A little Bluetooth clock speaker with two alarm settings and a built-in FM radio, featuring automatic tuning and a 50 station preset. The clock speaker has a backup, rechargeable 1200 mAh lithium battery rated for 7 hours in clock mode. And its LED clock display also shows the current date and room temperature. The Energy Sistem Clock Speaker 2.
A fun colourful design with a retro mountaineering aesthetic. The new limited edition Topo Designs X Danner Mountain Pack is a good size 36.8 litre (2244 cu. in.) backpack. Key features include an internal laptop sleeve that adds urban and travel functionality. Alpine pack style vertical daisy chain webbing. Two compression straps. Removable waist belt. And adjustable ice axe loops.
If you like the colour pink and want a lightweight, alpine ready tent, then check out the Samaya SAMAYA2.5 Pink Tent. Designed to house two to three people, this four season tent has a full seam taped construction, to ensure a waterproof shelter, and is a single skin design with a breathable 3-layers fabric. There’s also a blue version.
A lantern is a great camping tool. So is a torch. And a battery bank. The BioLite PowerLight has all these functions with an Edge-Lit 200 lumen lantern style light, a powerful flashlight torch mode, and an integrated 4400 mAH battery with USB charge port. It’s light and portable, too.
The new CRKT Ceo Bamboo Knife is a low profile knife with a slim clip that nicely fits in your pocket. Key features include a fast opening, recessed thumbstud with IKBS ball bearing and a durable and lightweight glass-reinforced nylon handle. And it has a 79mm (3.11 inch) blade made from 8Cr13MoV steel.
Almost nothing beats a good sleep after a long day on the trail. The new design Trekology UL80 Inflatable Sleeping Pad Camping Mat has you covered as an affordable, comfortable heavy-duty mat that’s made of durable 40D nylon with a water-resistant coating, It has a “curvature design that holds your body in place at night”, is easy to inflate and deflate, and weighs only 560g (19.8 oz).
The new Alpinestars Supertech M8 Echo Helmet is packed full with high-tech features. To name a few: The MIPS (Multi-Directional Impact Protection System) is incorporated into the design for rider safety. Helmet shell construction uses advanced moulding technology with uni-directional carbon composite. And ”heat mapping tests have resulted in specifically designed ducting which produces a positive flow into the helmet over and around the rider’s head”.
A minimalist urban rider design, street motorcycle glove. Kunckle protection. Palm reinforcements. Comfort fit with short cuff easy fastening. The Segura Moto Keywest Gloves.
To get the most out of summer riding, especially on hot days, usually requires appropriate motowear. You wouldn’t want to wear a heavy winter jacket for short urban trips on a hot day. So check out the new ICON Upstate Riding Shirt, it features a durable textile mesh chassis, abrasion resistant overlays, and removable D3Oarmour at the elbow, shoulder, and back. Design is a relaxed, loose fit shirt style riding jacket with a casual urban aesthetic.
A camp light with charm. And fun but functional multi-positional legs so you can orient your light in four different ways. Compact in design with a warm colour temperature LED light. Recharge the internal 2200mAH battery in 3-4 hours. The Barebones Globe Lantern Light.
Although designed for hardcore adventure racers, the Brunton Truarc 10 Luminous Compass will help any hiker navigate analogue style. The compass features “quick reference cardinal points, high visibility cling for low light performance, and a double-gauge ergonomic base plate for extra durability.” Just add a paper map.
With its futuristic, industrial modern design, the Kilimanjaro Shira 10 Inch Camp Axe wouldn’t look out of place on a sci-fi film set, let alone your next camping trip. The axe’s blade is made from 3Cr13MoV stainless steel with a titanium nitride finish. And there’s an overlay split rubberised handle and nylon sheath for protection.
Most hikers want lightweight kit, and for metal equipment, titanium is the choice of many. The new Vargo BOT HD is an up sized version of their original BOT. Now available in a one litre (34 oz) capacity, the BOT has a lightweight and tough titanium construction with fold away handles, watertight screw-top lid, and temperature resistant O-ring.
An expedition tent. Built for the extreme conditions you find in high-altitude environments. Features an integrated vestibule that provides an adjoining space for gear storage and food preparation outside of the main tent living space. Sleeps up to three people. The Mountain Hardwear ACI 3 Tent.
A small, pocket size multi tool that takes up virtually no room in your tank bag or jacket pocket. And it covers a good range of useful tools including flat head and Phillips screwdriver, allen keys, 5 to 14mm end wrench, and a bottle opener. The Andy Strapz Andy 18 in 1 Micro Tool.
With corporate styling, the Aer Flight Pack 2 makes the perfect carry-on bag for your next business trip. Designed as a convertible backpack for work travel, the bag can be configured as a typical shoulder bag or a briefcase with top handle. A padded laptop pocket is included along with a quick-access top pocket and it has a pass-through back panel attachment to luggage handles.
Designed for the smallest rider, the MOMODESIGN FGTR Baby Red Helmet follows the same design and technical specifications as their adult version, just shrunk down to fit a little head. Open faced, jet design with an anti-scratch visor and micronetric chinstrap buckle. Available in a range of four colour designs.
For high altitude mountain treks, hiking to basecamp or just mucking around at sea level, the Outdoor Research Microgravity Ascentshell Jacket has you covered with a fully tape seamed design and YKK AquaGuard equiped zipper providing a waterproof and breathable top layer garment. Store extra gear in two chest pockets. Ergonomic design with “dynamic reach underarm panels” and the jacket is available in four colour designs.
The Blackwing Starting Point Set has the tools you need to start writing or drawing by hand with pencil and paper. The set includes four “Blackwing pencils with a range of Soft, Balanced, Firm and Extra-firm graphite”, two point guards, two replacement erasers, and a pencil sharpener.
Designed as technical, protective riding footwear but also suitable as off-the-bike, destination shoes, the Alpinestars CR-X Drystar Riding Shoes have your feet covered. A sports running shoe style. All weather with waterproof and breathable membranes. Oil resistant dual rubber compound sole. Foot protection from a TPU CE-certified inner sole plate and medial TPU ankle discs.
The Kilimanjaro LED Carabiner Light is modelled on climbing tech with a hinged carabiner design. It won’t save your life from a fall as a real carabiner can but as a light source, maybe. The light is easily clipped to your backpack, tent, etc or any metal surface, thanks to built-in magnets. It's powered by three AAA batteries that produce 120 lumens with a runtime of six hours.