If you’re looking for a socially distant outdoor activity, camping certainly fits the bill! And the great news is, camping season is right around the corner, so now is the time to stock up on gear.
Generally, great deals on camping gear can be found seasonally at stores like Academy Sports + Outdoors, REI Outlet, (REI’s discount division), Sierra, Cabela’s, Bass Pro Shops’ Bargain Cave and Gander RV & Outdoors, but can also be found at Walmart and Amazon as well.
Whether you like to camp in the backyard or find a far-flung campsite, we have rounded up some gear that will help you have a great outdoor adventure! As always, remember to comparison shop to ensure you’re getting the very best bargain.
This folds up nice and flat and has great reviews! Compare to $33.99 at Kohl’s.
This kit stacks together and can be carried in the carrying case! Make cooking while camping easy.
This lantern will give you light AND keep the air circulating in your tent! It has a number of great reviews.
This bin is easily portable and will fold flat, but opens up to make a great sink for washing dishes or hands! Compare to $19.99 at Field and Stream.
These suds are highly concentrated so you only need a few drops. They will work for everything from hair to dishes! Compare to $9.94 at Amazon.
This hammock kit will give you the ability to have a relaxing swing anywhere there are trees!
Prices range from $7.99 to $20.99 depending on size, and prices are pretty typical across the board for different brands. These towels will dry quickly and won’t get musty! They also have a tab to hang up anywhere. You can also find a great small quick-drying towel at REI for $6.73!
This solar charger comes with 18 LEDs Flashlights and 3 USB output ports to charge multiple devices! Save an extra 15% when you clip the coupon.
Get this deal at its best price in several colors. Keep valuable items dry or drinks and foods cold with this deal! Compare to $64.99 at Sportsmans Wearhouse.
You don’t want to forget the coffee while camping! This coffee press brews 1-3 cups of hot coffee in about 1 minute or cold-brew coffee in around 2 minutes. It all packs into the included mug for great portability! You can find it at Amazon for the same price.
Feel comfortable in an emergency situation, as long as there is a lake or creek nearby! These water filters will make any water source potable. You can get a 5-pack for $64.95, making each straw only $12.99.
Compare to $99.95 for a similar chair at REI.
These are light enough to carry on hikes; if you wear out you can take a seat and recover! Compare to similar for $16.99 at Cabela’s.
This kit includes everything from bandages to a compass to an emergency blanket, all in a very small, lightweight package!
You can buy the same pack at Amazon for $16, so you are saving $7.11 with this deal!
These fire sticks will light even if they are wet. Twelve come in the package, so this is a great price to ease the fire-making! This handy fire starter is also a great way to ensure you’ll always be able to get the flames going.
Keep your hands free! Compare to at least $15 for just one headlamp.
Keep those bugs away! Lowe’s is selling the same lamp for $24.98.
This is a great price for a sleeping bag; it will keep you warm in 45-degree temps.
This set will give you everything you need in one go! 6 person tent, chairs, sleeping bags, lantern, tent fan, foam mats, pillows, camp towels, and dry bags!
You’ll find a big selection here!
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