Fall camping is the perfect time for relaxing in crisp autumn weather while trying out your new camping gear and enjoying the change of seasons. In many areas, cool weather camping brings fewer bugs and less rain, so you can connect with nature and unwind. Fall camping, whether a weeklong vacation break from work or a weekend with family to connect and take a break from electronics, is the perfect place for adventure.
Go hiking. Cook new recipes on your camp stove. Count the stars. Play board games, rest, relax, and recharge. Of course, camping is even better when you have a comfy camp chair, a handy multi-tool, a cozy blanket, and maybe, a special charger for your phone and laptop. Campers often believe they live primitively, but of course, much of the fun in camping is getting the right camping gear. Check out our favorites for this fall here!
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Nothing beats relaxing with a good book while fall camping or taking a nap outside. The Balsam Zero Gravity Chair takes these experiences to the next level. Its adjustable headrest ensures comfort and allows you to relax for hours without hurting your neck.
The sleek Balsam Zero Gravity Chair boasts a well-built frame making it a long-lasting product, sustaining in harsh weather conditions. It also features a beverage holder so your drink is handy.
Got places to go and adventures to enjoy? The Climb Jogger men’s pants are ideal in terms of both functionality and design. Whether you want to go for a morning jog while fall camping or hit the gym after grinding in an office all day, these flexible jogger pants go perfectly. In addition, they feature two drop-in hand pockets to put your phone while listening to music and a zippered rear to keep your keys, coins, and receipts safe.
Furthermore, you can get these jogger pants in four different colors and five different sizes. Plus, the polyester fabric of the Climb Jogger makes it lightweight and super comfortable, making it practical for traveling.
Speaking of traveling, if you don’t like carrying big bags and prefer a compact one, this All Around 60L Duffel will suit you well. It boasts various compartments which allow you to pack in an organized way. Additionally, it can be worn in two ways: you can use its two padded shoulder straps and wear it like a backpack especially when you are going on a hike while fall camping or you can just carry it with the hand strap. All in all, this duffel is the ultimate organizer for fall camping.
If you are an outgoing extrovert who loves adventures or an introvert who likes to spend time alone away from the human population, you will be overjoyed to know about this Stoic camp bed. Its inflatable quality makes it portable, thus ideal for camping.
It allows you to sleep comfortably during the night no matter how rocky the surface underneath is as it blends with the rocky surface making it a smooth layer. Furthermore, you don’t need to find any additional bag to store it, as it already comes with a storage sack.
A cooler is one of your most important items when going on a fall camping trip. Surprise your outdoor lover, adventure seeker, or camping enthusiast with a new, high-quality cooler from RTIC. The RTIC Hard Coolers are all about extremes – from impact resistance and durability to long-lasting ice retention, these coolers are just what you need for your next trip to the beach, tailgate, or camping trip. This 45 QT Hard Cooler is a midsize cooler that makes a perfect multi-purpose cooler. It can be carried by one person and can do double duty as a bench, non-slip step stool, tabletop, and extra cutting board while keeping ice, perishables, and vital supplies cold.
Check out one of RTIC’s newest color combos – Amber & Blue Marlin. This bold yellow with accents of blue is a fun and unique look for any event. The combination of durable rubber T-latches and molded tie-down slots will keep your food and beverages safe and secure. Rotomolded construction makes it tough enough to handle every excursion—from fishing trips to weekends in the desert.
Don’t forget your drinkware. The RTIC tumblers are stainless steel, double wall insulated, and come in 20 oz, 30 oz, and 40 oz sizes. These cups keep your drinks ice cold longer and also work great for hot beverages. The included all-new shaded Splash Proof lid lets you know exactly how much drink you have. The flip-top closure resists spills and is straw friendly.
When you are getting ready to go fall camping, consider Repurpose for your paper product needs. Washing dishes can be complicated on a campsite. Get the Compostable Dish-Free Dinner set and enjoy all your meals without having to worry about cleanup after. This set is large enough for your whole camping party. They are also compostable, reducing the amount of trash you collect during your stay in the woods. The Compostable Dish-Free Dinner Set includes:
- 100 straws
- 80 Cold Cups (12 oz)
- 132 plates (9 inches)
- 96 Forks
- 72 Spoons
- 60 bowls (16 oz)
Stock your family up on essential paper products for fall camping. That way you will have plenty when tenting or RV camping. For families of 3-5, The Big Four, (large), provides 8 rolls of toilet paper, 4 rolls of paper towels, 36 (13-gallon) trash bags, and 50 (3-gallon) trash bags. The paper towels can be tossed into the compost bin after each use. The trash bags are BPA and phthalate-free. This means every time you purchase the Big Four, you’re significantly reducing the number of toxins you introduce into your home.
Whether you’re planning for fall camping or preparing for storm season, AOHI has what you need to keep your lifelines charged and ready to go. Don’t wait for the unexpected to happen! Check out our favorite products.
Fall camping trips never have been easier thanks to the Power Station by AOHI. We know the reason you’re camping is to unplug and bond with nature, but should you need to charge something while you’re braving the great outdoors, make sure you have the Power Station. Use it to power a small fan in your tent so you can sleep easily on a warm autumn night. Use the flashlight feature so you can find your way to the outhouse for middle-of-the-night bathroom trips. The Power Station isn’t just ideal for fall camping trips, it’s also perfect to take with you while you’re traveling. Its rated capacity is 68Wh, making it approved for air travel.
The Power Station boasts multiple ports including one USB-C port, 1 AC outlet, and 2 USB-A ports. Never watch the battery life on your beloved device dwindle down again! Use the Power Station to charge your cell phone, tablet, e-reader, and laptop. Weighing in at 2.1 lbs and made with a sleek design, there’s no reason to leave the Power Station at home. Take it with you wherever you go. What are you waiting for? Grab the Power Station for your next adventure and while you’re recharging your battery, let it charge everything else.
The only thing worse than having a dead battery is the waiting time for the battery to fully recharge. Thanks to the Magcube Fast Charger, your wait time has now been drastically decreased. The Magcube Fast Charger can charge your cell phones three times faster than other chargers. Connect your device to the USB-C port and before you know it, it will be fully charged and ready to go.
Bring AOHI with you wherever you go. Whether you’re planning a fall camping trip or preparing for the unexpected, AOHI has what you need. Power your world with one of these amazing products by AOHI.
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When packing for your fall camping adventure, don’t forget your furry, four-legged companion. Ruffwear makes it easy to meet your dog’s needs, especially in chilly weather. The Highlands™ Dog Sleeping Bag is a portable dog bed specifically designed for outdoor use. It’s easy to pack and is water-resistant. Not only is it quick-drying, but it’s also insulated. The synthetic down is compressible, offering plenty of warmth on cold nights.
How do we get our dogs inside of it? We’re so glad you asked. The Highlands™ Dog Sleeping Bag has a half-length zipper that allows dogs to get in and out of it easily. The sleeping bag also is roomy, allowing them to get comfortable. How roomy is it? It’s available in two sizes: medium and large. The dimensions of the medium-sized sleeping bag are 25.2″ x 33.5″. The large sleeping bag measures 28.3 x 43.3″. Both sizes include a compression pack for improved packing.
Safety should be a top priority when camping and with the frequent presence of fire during camping trips, you should have the necessary tools to keep you and your family safe. The StaySafe 5-in-1 Fire Extinguisher from LifeSafe Technologies is a must-have for your upcoming fall camping adventure. This recyclable plastic aerosol fire extinguisher eliminates fires in seconds and can extinguish 5 different types of fires including electrical, cooking oil, textiles, petrol/diesel, and paper/card. The StaySafe Extinguisher is lightweight and compact and is a more practical solution compared to traditional metal canisters when it comes to thoughtful packing.
Whatever your outdoor needs, the Lannister Jacket has you covered. The aqua-dry membrane and ecoshield technology make this jacket light and breathable with a little bit of stretch. Made from recycled materials, you can feel good about the footprint you’ll leave behind on your adventures.
The Lemon Citronella Incense Cones make fall camping so relaxing by keeping the bugs away with the scent of fresh lemon and notes of citronella. The 25 incense cones come with matches. On the reverse side of the incense container’s lid is a wooden disc incense holder, which makes it a convenient place to light the incense.
Keep those uninvited fall camping pests away with the Lemon Citronella Repellent Spray. The great outdoors always is more enjoyable without mosquitoes or biting flies. The skin-safe, gluten-free, vegan repellent is made with tea tree leaf oil, organic aloe leaf juice, and organic white willow bark, but smells of fresh lemon and notes of citronella. The insect repellent is free from parabens and phthalates.
The Lemon Citronella Repellent Stick glides on easily so you are ready for fall camping, or hiking. It’s perfect to toss in a backpack for travel. The coconut oil-based repellent stick is Deet-free yet keeps the bugs away. Apply the roll-on to your neck, wrists, elbows, and back of knees. The repellent stick tubes are 100 percent recyclable and biodegradable.
The Leatherman Free T2® is the perfect multipurpose tool for fall camping. The lightweight, stainless steel tool features a knife, an awl, a bottle opener, a pry tool, a package opener, a Phillips screwdriver, a medium screwdriver, and an extra-small screwdriver. The easy-to-use Leatherman Free T2® can be opened and operated with one hand, which lets you use your other hand for multitasking.
Each tool locks into place so it can be used safely. You can engrave the blade on both sides and the handle with text or an image, making it a unique one-of-a-kind gift. All Leatherman tools are built and manufactured in Portland, Oregon.
The Luci Base Light inflatable solar lantern brightens up camp at nighttime. Your kiddos will have no problem enjoying the evening listening to the crickets chirp, the frogs croak and the leaves rustle in the woods because the Luci Base Light will not allow them to be scared of the dark when fall camping this year. The 360 lumens light and cell phone charger last up to 50 hours on a single charge.
The Luci Base Light can be recharged via the solar panel or the USB cord. The waterproof Luci Base Light provides four modes of light: low, medium, high, and flashing. It is so convenient to be able to charge your phone on your solar light.
The Luci Outdoor 2.0 inflatable solar lantern keeps you out of the dark, too. The waterproof light boasts 75 lumens and a clear finish. It lasts up to 24 hours on a single charge, which can be done by direct sunlight or a rechargeable 1000 mAh Li-ion battery. When inflated, the Luci Outdoor light is 5 inches by 4.25 inches. Collapsed it is just 1 inch. The solar lights by MPOWERD are excellent for fall camping with their adjustable base strap and fixed top strap for easy carrying and securing, but they are perfect to include in your family’s emergency preparedness kits, too.
Water activities seem to go hand in hand with fall camping – boating, fishing, paddle boarding, and swimming. The Runoff® Waterproof Phone Pouch protects your phone, while still letting you use the touchscreen, as well as the front and back cameras. You can even take photos underwater up to 1 m. The patented TRU® Zip technology protects your phone from water, dust, and sand. You can take pictures, take a call, or answer work emails while enjoying your adventure. The Runoff Waterproof Phone Pouch includes an adjustable, detachable lanyard. It fits phones up to 3.38 by 6.52 inches.
Packing for your fall weekend campout is super simple when you use the Runoff® Waterproof Packing Cube. The cubes come in three sizes so you can pack for adventures big and small. The Runoff Waterproof Packing Cubes not only protect your gear from the elements but also compress your clothing down to save space. The TRU® Zip waterproof zipper designed by Nite Ize is a silent toothless zipper that also keeps out dust.
If you are a fall camping enthusiast, show your love for parks with the Protect Our Parks Collection from Recover Brands. Clothing items like the Protect Our Parks Tee and the Protect Our Parks Hoodie. Made from buttery-soft fabrics you will be comfortable and relaxed while displaying your pride for the National Parks.
The National Park Foundation is the official charity of America’s national parks and a nonprofit partner to the National Park Service. Chartered by Congress in 1967, the National Park Foundation works to PROTECT more than 84 million acres of national parks through critical conservation and preservation efforts, CONNECT all Americans with their incomparable natural landscapes, vibrant culture, and rich history, and INSPIRE the next generation of park stewards. Recover is donating to The National Park Foundation in an effort to help strengthen and enhance the future of these national treasures for many years to come.
Enjoying the great outdoors is terrific, but it’s not fun to be hot. Depending on what state you set up camp, it still might be a bit warm when fall camping or hiking. The Hands-Free Neck Band Fan lets you or that family member who is always “hot” enjoy a personal breeze. The fan rests comfortably around the neck. It has five fan speeds: pulse, gentle, low, medium, and high. The Hands-Free Neck Band Fan boasts a built-in rechargeable battery that lasts 2 to 7 hours depending on what speed you operate the fan. The fan also is great for gardening, walking the dog, tailgating or working – just about anywhere you need to keep cool.
The waterproof tie-dye Vacances Picnic Mat makes outdoor dining more enjoyable. The moisture-resistant bottom layer keeps you and your belongings dry when sitting on wet sand, dew on the grass, or on a muddy lakeside. The beautiful indigo tie-dye encourages you, your family, and your friends to relax and simply enjoy each other’s company. The Picnic Mat is perfect for a spot for your little one to play with toys when fall camping. It folds up nicely with a convenient carry handle.
The Mozzie Style Mosquito Net Jacket effectively keeps mosquitoes, ticks, black flies, and NoSeeUms, away from your skin with a very fine-grade mesh. The stylish black or white jacket lets you enjoy the natural breeze while preventing bug bites. The durable eco-friendly jacket is made from 98 percent recycled polyester.
If you are one of those with a blood type that mosquitoes really enjoy, you may want to couple the unisex cut jacket with the Mozzie Style Mosquito Net Pants. Both the mosquito net pants and jacket are insecticide-free and machine washable. You can use the Mozzie Style Mosquito Net Pants and Jacket in combination with traditional mosquito repellents. The set is great for fall camping, gardening, or even the beach.
For those who love fall camping and know the power of a tiny mosquito, you will enjoy adding the Mozzie Make a Difference Tee to your outdoor wardrobe. The adorable, motivational T-shirt states, “ If you think you’re too small to make a DIFFERENCE try sleeping with a MOSQUITO.” The T-shirt is 50 percent polyester and 50 percent cotton. The T-shirt boasts double-stitched seams at the shoulder, sleeves, collar, and waist.
Sear your steaks to perfection with the ChefsTemp Instant Read Meat Thermometer. This award-winning meat thermometer will help you take your culinary skills to the next level. With a one-second reading time and an accuracy of ± 0.7F, use this to cook your chicken, fish, or even candy to absolute perfection.
Are you planning a romantic evening on the patio? Don’t worry about turning on the patio lights to read the thermometer. Keep your special evening candle-lit! The ChefsTemp Thermometer features an Intelligent Backlight. It automatically turns on when you pick it up and it turns off when it’s set down. Our favorite feature is the huge display. You’ll never have to squint to read the numbers on this amazing thermometer!
The waterproof PackStack Pro™ packing system keeps backpackers organized by providing space to separate wet/dry, clean/dirty, food/non-food, essentials/non-essentials within their packs. The seam-sealed crescent-shaped packing cubes come in short or tall options. They fit perfectly into backpacks 40L or 60L and larger.
PackStacks™ handle and curved back makes them more space-efficient than other packing cubes and dry bags. They can accommodate hydration reservoirs and more. The durable, lightweight PackStack™ Pro boasts Cordura ripstop fabric. PackStack Pro™ makes packing for a backpacking trip or fall camping trip easy, efficient and enjoyable.
The Tropical Leaf Outdoor Blanket is perfect for star-gazing while fall camping. It’s also great for the backyard, sporting events, trips to the beach, picnics, and more. The beautiful, lightly padded blanket boasts detailed stitching throughout.
One side features bright green tropical leaves and the other side is a coordinating deep green. The 5 by 10 feet water-resistant blanket is made of 100 percent polyester. It folds with a carry handle and shoulder strap.
Pull Start Fire
Pull Start Fire is the must-have fall camping accessory you need when getting your campfire going. Instead of working hard to get a blaze, just simply pull the string and within seconds you will have a fire starter that burns for over 30 minutes to ensure a full and roaring fire. No matches, lighters, kindling, or fuel are required with these convenient packs. These starters are small but mighty and will even light wet wood in addition to being windproof and rainproof! Whether you are going on a camping trip or just enjoying a backyard fire, Pull Start Fire can change the way you light your fires.
Fall camping is often filled with pleasant daytime temperatures, vibrant colors, and chilly evenings. This fall, pack the Puffer Hug® with the rest of your camping gear. This fashionable wrap has a puffer exterior and a fleece interior, designed to be your go-to wrap. Two deep pockets provide storage for your car keys, cell phone, or a small wallet. It can be worn as a scarf, draped like a vest, or layered underneath a jacket. It is easy to pack and flexible to fold for travel as well. Stay warm in the brisk evening air while you’re roasting marshmallows with your friends and family.
Keep your grilling tools, utensils, and condiments organized on your next fall camping trip with the Collapsible BBQ Caddy from Mr. Bar-B-Q. The Mr. Bar-B-Q BBQ Organizer is designed to make grilling and cooking more convenient by keeping all of your sauces and accessories in one place. It can be used to carry anything you want and folds flat when not in use. This organizer has a carrying handle and 3 removable inserts that can be customized to meet your needs.
Mosquitos can be such a nuisance while trying to enjoy the outdoors. Come prepared for your next fall camping trip with the Quitch Sticker. Created by three moms who happen to be a dermatologist, an engineer, and an entrepreneur, Quitch stickers are designed to bring you fast bug bite relief with natural ingredients. These clear patches come in a variety of sizes and are infused with natural ingredients such as aloe and witch hazel to not only get rid of bug bites fast but also reduce the appearance of bites and scars. Quitch can be used on any body part and will also keep the bite clean and help prevent kids from scratching the area.
Need to keep your slim-canned drinks cool while exploring the outdoors or fall camping? This triple set includes a set of three cactus coolers that keep your drinks cool up to 50 percent longer than usual, allowing you to enjoy the freshness of your drink till the last sip. Moreover, they are available in three soft tones.
In addition, these are made of sturdy materials, which add stability wherever they are placed, thus preventing the drinks from spilling. Not only that, it has a cute minimalist design with an anti-dust coating that makes them look brand new all the time. Plus, its solid grip prevents it from slipping. So, add a tint of fun to your life while camping with the triple and enjoy the unique experience!
When enjoying the brisk outdoors during your next fall camping trip, bring along a Rechargeable Hand Warmer from Ocoopa. This small device fits perfectly in your hands and provides much-needed warmth. Made of high-tech aircraft-grade aluminum, this hand warmer has 3 heat settings and rapidly warms on both sides. The long-lasting battery capacity will last through multiple uses and is durable, crack-resistant, and waterproof.
Whether you’re an avid outdoorsman, DIYer, or just always on the go, the Geekey Multi-tool offers a wide range of functional uses suitable for every person every day. Made of 420 stainless steel, this compact but versatile tool can withstand any tough task, big or small. Though small itself, the Geekey provides over 16 tool functions ranging from common tools like screwdrivers and wrenches to precision applications like measurements and protractors, all small enough to fit in your pocket or on your keyring. Take the Geekey on your fall camping trip or wherever you go for whatever life brings your way.
The SABRE Mighty Discreet Pepper Spray is so small and compact in design it is easy to carry anywhere. Even though the design is 40 percent smaller than standard key ring pepper sprays, it still contains 16 punchy bursts for protection with a range of 12 feet. It also contains UV marking dye to help authorities identify suspects after they’re sprayed. Step up your safety game with the most portable pepper spray ever.
Your fall camping packing list now might be just a tad longer when you add a few new items to your list. But that’s OK, in order to relax and enjoy the change of seasons, and the beautiful leaves, you will want to be as comfortable as possible whether fall tent camping or camping in an RV. Choosing the perfect fall camping destination can be as simple as the nearest state park because of convenience or can be reserved a year in advance at the peak time to see the colorful leaves while fall camping in New Hampshire. Whatever adventure you choose, enjoy the great outdoors!
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