No one can prepare you for some serious camping like REI. Whether you are new to the outdoor scene or a seasoned pro, chances are you’ll be needing gear of some sort before you head out into the wilderness. If you’ve already taken stock of what you have and find you need to replace an old item or purely want something new to add to your experience- we’ve got you covered. This list is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts of all levels. Let’s get into it!
REI Kingdom 6 Tent
For group camping trips, you can’t go wrong with this tent. It has a divider inside that easily zips into place to create two rooms. Bring your friends, family, pets, whoever you want! Extra space is of no issue here.
REI Kingdom Cot 3
This cot can be set up in minutes, with a comfortable support pad that gives you a break from that long hike almost instantly. Don’t worry, it can sit at an angle until you’re ready to lay it down for a nap.
Kelty Tru.Comfort Zip 29 Women’s Sleeping Bag
This sleeping bag is an oversized mummy shape that offers plenty of room for different sleeping positions and comes with a zip-out blanket that acts as a thermostat. You’ll be happy to know you can also fit that pillow you’ve been carrying around since you were a kid in its oversized hood.
YETI Tundra 45 Cooler
There is no cooler like a YETI cooler. It will keep your chosen beverages and munchies cold for days on end and is made to last. It’s durable enough to keep bears out, get sat on, and even dropped out of a truck bed.
Camp Chef Everest 2-Burner Camp Stove
Whether your palette is accustomed to breakfast burritos or quiche, this camp stove can make it all. Each burner has its own control so you can prepare meals just like you do at home.
The right gear can make or break your camping experience- take stock of what you’ve got and don’t be afraid to invest in something that will last you for years to come. Summer is here, enjoy your time outdoors!