TENTSILE STINGRAY €689,95 SMILE...ITS A TENTSILE. This wonderful invention must come from an architects mind. Alex Shirley Smith boyhood dream was to create a temporary shelter among the beauty of the forest with as little impact on the environment as possible. So he took the concept of a tent to a whole new level of fun by lifting it up from the ground. It only takes 15 minutes to get the Tensile suspended between 3 trees and can be used on locations no other tent can: over snowy, rocky or uneven ground, above steep terrain or even small gorges and streams. Ideal for adventurous car campers and day trippers heading for the woods, The most ordinary spots will be transformed into the coolest places on earth. Especially for kids witch automatically make their parents the coolest creatures living on it.
KENDAL MINT CAKE €0,95 BRITAINS BEST KEPT SECRET. This sweet little lifesaver was part of the first successful expedition team that conquered the Mount Everest and personally favored by Sir Edmond Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. But it's fascinating outdoor legacy goes way back this historic event. The special mixture of sugar, glucose and mint oil was already discovered in 1869 and the recipe hasn’t been changed since then. Quietly made without fuzz by the same small company in Kendal, at the heart of the British Lake District. It's an easy to pack, pure energy source that doesn’t melt or freeze with an almost endless expiration date. The refreshing taste works as a real spirit booster and is unlikely to get bored of, even after longer periods of use. No wonder the British like to keep it secret.
LUMINAID PACKLITE 12 €26,95 ILLUMINATE YOUR LIFE. Lightweight, inflatable and mend for tough conditions. This innovative led lantern was developed after the big earthquake that devastated Haiti and intensively tested in real world scenarios. It's compact to carry, solar charged, shock-, dust- and waterproof and even floats on water. Easy to operate by anyone and produces a fair amount of diffused light for up to 12 hours with an bright flash mode for signaling. It can be stored for 1,5 year without losing some of it's energy content. To no surprise, the lamp was quickly adopted by emergency, aid and charity organizations worldwide. But the Luminaid works equally well at the safety of your campsite or backyard-garden. Always ready to light up your life.
PICOGRILL 398 WOOD FIRED STOVE €89,95 BUILD WITHOUT BRAGGING. The Swiss love to build practical gear like this PicoGrill 398 flat-pack, wood-fired stove without making a fuzz about it. Designed within the same high standards as the Pico Grill 85, entirely made from stainless steel and just as easy to set up. The big difference...it's bigger and therefor more economical in use due better burning characteristics. The 398 stands more stable on uneven grounds, hold larger pots with ease and can actually be used as a full size grill. The wire fork has a dual purpose for holding your hamburgers and pot stand. A nice detail, the walls have small notches for scraping the fork clean after use. Bragging may not be a typical Swiss quality, this stoves design and performance is distinctively that.
PICOGRILL 85 WOOD FIRED STOVE €62,95 SWISS FLAT-PACK FIRE PIT. This ultra lightweight, envelope sized, 100% Swiss made wood-fired stove has not to much surprise quality written all over it. The Picogrill 85 exists of mainly two laser cut, stainless steel sheets that are cleverly linked to each other. When the sides are pushed towards each other, the form opens up and the already attached bottom plate drops automatically in place and you are ready to go.This stove burns all types of natural tinder like scrap wood, twigs, bark, pine cones and so on. It's therefor more environmentally friendly and safes expensive fuel bill on the way. For maximum versatility the bottom plate is prepared to accept the good old Trangia alcohol burner you maybe already own. Isn’t that great!
WHITE BOX STOVE €22,95 RECYCLING IS RED HOT. There's nothing complicated about this alcohol stove. Handmade in the USA from recycled aluminum bottles, it weights a barely 30 grams but can hold up to 150 kg on top. This is one of the strongest and most efficient stoves on the market with no parts to fail. It gives a symmetric flame pattern to bring one liter of cold water to a rolling boil in just about 5 minutes without any noise to disturb the neighborhood. Comes with a ground reflector and foldable windscreen for even more economical fuel consumption. An excellent choice for weight and volume conscious travelers who aspect a trouble free performance. Wondering why it's called the White Box? It's packed in a neat white box. You see...nothing complicated about this one.
SOLITED SOLAR LED CHARGER €46,95 POWER TO THE PEOPLE. This solar lamp is designed to withstand the hot and dusty African environment where people have to relay on a independent power source to charge their phones for vital communication or bring the safety of light after dark. It therefor lacks unnecessary gizmos. The ridged housing is water resistance to protect the solar panel that charges a 1700mAh Li-Ion battery in about 8 hours of North European sunlight. This will give you a fair 8 hours of light in the high mode and even up to 60 hours in the low. There's an SOS mode for enhanced safety and USB port to charge your phone, GPS or other small electronic devices. Another nice feature is the ability to simply replace an inner part after many years of service if needed. Making it one of the most long lasting chargers on the market, no matter how hot and dusty you travels will be.
TRAVELLERS PLAYING CARDS €12,95 LOST FOR WORDS? You may lose the game but you're certainly never lost for words with this special deck of playing cards. Suitable for all familiar card games but with an added bonus. Each of the 54 cards dual services as your personal translator by showing handy on-the-go phrases like: Do you have wifi? Where can I change? Or May I take a photo? Every phrase comes translated in English, French and Spanish with a clear illustration to underline your intention. These stylish designed cards evoke an earlier, less stressful era of travel combined with today's modern needs and are simultaneously a great way to pass the time.
WILDO CAMP A BOX MEAL KIT €18,95 DON'T BUY IT FOR THE SPORK. Sure, its a nice designed utensil that’s doing his job more than adequate. But the real value of this Swedish meal kit is that it contains everything a civilized traveler needs on the trail, in a size so compact you can jam it in almost every corner of your luggage. All without the fear of losing parts of its practical content like the original Fold-a-cup big and small, a nifty cutting board that double serves as a strainer, a salt/pepper/spice shaker and two deep-sided plates. Made of lightweight, unbreakable and taste free polypropylene that's easy to clean and will last you a life time of meals on the go.
FALTOVN PORTABLE WOOD STOVE MK2 €649,95 OPEN FIRES CAN CLOSE FOR BUSINESS. They simply won't do the trick anymore after you've seen and used this highly portable and practical wood-burning stove. Everything you need fits inside for easy carrying and storage. Assembled in minutes to create a stove that's more controllable than open fires, generates more heat with less wood to burn and smoke to create. Ideal for wind swept campgrounds and sites ruled by restricted 'open fire' policies. The top of the stove services as a perfect cooking platform. The all metal construction distributes the heat evenly, great for heating up classic style canvas tents and group accommodations in winter camp-out scenarios. Real Scandinavian quality, made in Holland and build to last. This stove doesn’t come cheap but gives much more than you ever had to put in.
REAL STORMPROOF MATCHES €5,95 A PERFECT MATCH. Nothing fundamental has changed about the good old safety match until the people from UCO created a match so powerful it strikes all it's predecessors to ashes. Their Stormproof Match light up quickly, burns red hot for generous 15 seconds and is almost impossible to extinguish before the last second has passed. Heavy winds, driving rain nor falling snow will not effect it's burn time. Even after being splashed with water or buried in sand, the match shall relight if nothing has happened. One box with 25 matches [extra striker patch included] give you over 6 minutes of flames to play with. The perfect match, one that became our personal favorite to take out in the field, whatever the weather will be.
MINI FIRE STEEL FROM SWEDEN € 7,95 IGNITE LOTS OF GREAT FIRES. Your looking at our tiniest, lightest and most reliable tool to start a fire. The original Swedish firesteel is made of a compressed mixture of rare metals. When scraped with a sharp angled metal blade [included] a hot shower of sparks is generated that will ignite a wide variety of natural, man made tinder and hiking stoves. This rod last for at least 1500 strikes and works in the poorest weather conditions where regular gas lighters are known to fail. And saves you countless matches on the way. Tuck it into your shirt pocket, put it on a keyring and you're always ready to light things up.
TITANIUM SPORK SET €15,95 EAT YOUR MEAL WITH THE REAL DEAL. There's no need to go 'caveman' style while eating your meal in the wild. Instead of eating pasta with your fingers, you can try this stylish Swedish, aircraft-grade, titanium Spork that combines a fork, knife and spoon in a single indestructible utensil. Ideal for lightweight trekking-kits and on-the-go lunch boxes. Titanium is easy to clean, taste neutral and dishwasher safe as well. And to make it even better, it comes with a FREE original spork, ideal for the light stuff like soup or dessert and a snug fitting snap-case so nothing gets lost on the way. Now, that's easy to swallow isn't it?
10'' DUTCH OVEN FROM THE USA €98,95 LIKE TO COOK A MAMMOTH? Dutch ovens are a great way for slow cooking your meals. All you need is a charcoal rich fire and a heavy-cast pan to distribute the heat evenly for gourmet performance. This 10'' pan have all those qualities but without that 'arm stretching' heavy part. Build in extra thick cast aluminum to give you 66% less weight to drag around. Coated with a dark, hard anodized surface for optimal heat distribution. It's scratch-resistant, doesn’t rust nor needs to be seasoned regularly like the iron ones. The deep edged lid will hold a fair load of charcoal for oven-like cooking. And for compact storage, this 10'' size fits inside our 12'' model. So if your appetite is large enough to eat a mammoth, this pan would be the appropriate size to cook one.
12'' DUTCH OVEN FROM THE USA €142,95 APPETITE FOR MORE? Dutch ovens are a great way for slow cooking your meals. All you need is a charcoal rich fire and a heavy-cast pan to distribute the heat evenly for gourmet performance. This 12'' pan have all those qualities but without that 'arm stretching' heavy part. Build in extra thick cast aluminum to give you 66% less weight to drag around. Coated with a dark, hard anodized surface for optimal heat distribution. It's scratch-resistant, doesn’t rust nor needs to be seasoned regularly like the iron ones. The deep edged lid will hold a fair load of charcoal for oven-like cooking. And for compact storage, our 10'' pan fits inside this 12'' model. So if your appetite is large enough to eat a mammoth or two, this pan would be the appropriate size to cook them both.
COLD STEEL DROP FORGED HUNTER €135,95 SOLID STEEL AT WORK. Take a chunk of high carbon steel, stamp it into a indestructible form and put a sharp edge on it. Basically that's what happened here. An almost ancient way to produce a knife with remarkable clean looks and ultra modern quality’s. The design was inspired by French knifemaker Michael Aches and redefined by Cold Steel to bring it up to date. It's a testament of brute functionality with nothing to lose or break. The extra wide blade is properly heat treated to hold an edge very well. The handle has a nice deep grip, even while working with heavy workman's gloves. This gives you an good indication about it's main purpose. To put it to work, in the field, forest, plain or any other place where you need a pure functional tool to get the job done.
BUCK COMPADRE FROE €156,95 A BUCK TO BEAT BUSH. It's an effective piece of steel, that’s for sure. A well balanced one to. With a slightly angled blade for optimum controlled swings and a large solid walnut handle to help you steer all that power in the right direction. Baton logs of firewood into kindling, chop tree branches, debarking them, clearing trails from under growth or building campsite constructions. This American workhorse is build for jobs like these, in a very manageable blade size. The high carbon blade is coated for rust protection and better visibility among natures green. Comes in a heavy-duty leather sheath to let you secure it to your backpack or hip belt. The people at Buck did their utmost best to make the Compadre a powerful tool to beat the bush.
BUCK CANOE POCKET KNIFE €28,95 OLD SCHOOL SHARP. This handsome model goes way back to the days of yesteryear when winding roads meandered through landscapes unspoiled by high tech gadgetry. The Buck Canoe reflects this calm era, mixed with modern qualities. It has a stainless steel, spear point blade with a strong tip and pen shaped blade useful for all kinds of jobs. It's easy to sharpen and offers a fine blend of hardness and wear resistance. This traditional design with nickle silver bolsters and real wood scales shows a great attention to detail and is buffed up to a sophisticated shine to let it fit comfortably in your hand as well as in your pocket. A pleasant daily reminder for a slower pace of life.
HULTAFORS MINI AXE €74,95 AUTHENTICITY WITH HISTORY. Founded in 1697, the forge of Hultafors at Hults Bruk, Ostergotland Sweden is one of the oldest in the world still existing and capable of producing this kind of high quality with traditional methods. Piece by piece hand-forged and finished so it can cut paper. This is their smallest outdoor axe, perfect for stacking into your backpack or car kit to prepare firewood or building campsite constructions. Presented in a elegant plain carton box together with a rugged, oil-tanned leather sheath and booklet. A fine, handsome axe that's directly linked to the great Scandinavian history of true craftsmanship. One you'll directly notice from the first moment you pick it up and makes you smile.
HULTAFORS TREKKING AXE €76,95 FORGED IN TRADITION. The Swedes have been mastering forging steel since ancient times. Hultafors is the proud example of this tradition. Founded in 1697 at Hults Bruk, Ostergotland, their forge is one of the oldest in the world still existing with craftsmen who are as rare as the quality they produce. This well sized trekking axe is made from the finest grade of steel and hammered many time to increase it's durability. Hand finished for a razor sharp edge that can cut paper. Add the genuine Hickory shaft and rugged, oil-tanned leather edge protector to it and you have a phenomenal tool in a true convincing quality. One that will evoke a special excitement every time you pick it up and makes you feel linked to ages of traditional craftsmanship.
HULTAFORS CRAFTSMAN KNIFE €8,95 TOOL OF THE TRADE. Swedish tool specialist Hultafors adapted their 'Hantverkarkniv' to the needs of the traditional craftsmen at the job site. Hardy men who don't like to worry for a second if a knife will perform. So it comes without fancy-dancy details but with a good Swedish carbon steel blade with a easy to maintain bevel on it. And a well thought out, friction-grip handle for all day comfort. The incredible affordable price tag reflects the idea behind this model. You can use it without even thinking about it. If the knife gets lost in a mighty swirling stream, falls of a magnificent cliff or got thoroughly examined by a nosy bear, you don't have to cry your way back home. Just pick up a new one for just another unforgettable adventure.
MORAKNIV ELDRIS €31,95 SWEDISH SHORT AND SWEET. We're surprised and impressed by the versatility of this short fixed blade from Morakniv Sweden. The Eldris has a nicely contoured, light textured handle to work comfortably in any position and weather condition. And a premium grade Swedish stainless steel blade, precision ground in multiple bevels to give it that razors edge with a sharp 90 degree angled spine, perfect for scraping tinder and firesteels. The knife snaps securely in and out the nylon sheath that's a little marvel on it's own and come's with a loop hole at the bottom for lashing through a paracord if you prefer it to carry it as a neck knife. It's a sweet little knife, designed for all those finer jobs in the field but build to survive even the most barbarian type of user.
MORAKNIV ELDRIS 'TYPICAL TOUGH EDITION' €49,95 A PRACTICAL STATEMENT. The Eldris is one of the most favorite short and sweet knives to use. We offer 5 handle/sheath colors in combination with 4 original paracord colors to give 20 options in total to choose from. They let you create your own 'Typical Tough' edition. Every kit gets a fair length of paracord tightly wrapped around the sheath, always handy in last resort situations. We securely attach a cord to the sheath and use a special snap closure for enhanced safety. A original Swedish mini firesteel comes with the kit and a short cord on the handle with a signal whistle to give it a bit more material to grab on. This made-to-order edition is likely to become your most practical companion on the trail, one that makes a nice statement to.
ONE YEAR ON A BIKE €38,95 THE SLOW CYCLE OF LIFE. Dutch photographer Martijn Doolaard started in Amsterdam to find himself a year later in the buzzling metropole of Singapore. Between these cities he passes through the wilds of Eastern Europe, climbs the deserted mountains of Kyrgyzstan and explores the ancient temples of Myanmar. Battled scoring temperatures, freezing snow storms and encountered wild animals on the way. But also felt the warmth of genuine hospitality from inspirational people who helped him to reflect on his own life. This book details his experience in all it's aspects and the bicycle gear that made this undertaking possible. The photography is breathtaking, one of the best we've ever seen and really makes you feel part of the journey.
OFF THE ROAD €34,95 WHEELS TO TURN YOUR WORLD. Cars and motorcycles are increasingly popular means to escape to deserted places with endless skies, and eventually a pace of mind. The world is what lies between destinations and driving off the beaten path to reach this form of tranquility becomes an essential part of the journey. Off The Road displays a selection of colorful adventures from all sorts of backgrounds with equally divers vehicles and equipment that makes it possible. The stunning photography transports you to awe-inspiring landscapes while reveling the lifestyle of those who created a slice of paradise on wheels and made it their home, at least temporarily. This book tells their stories and celebrates the fulfilling joy of being on the go.
WILDSIDE €38,95 THE ENCHANTED WAY TO LIVE. This book celebrates those who choose to live by the rhythm of the wilderness. Mushroom hunters, berry pickers, fragrance collectors, painters, photographers, woodworkers and others. All individuals who're deeply connected with nature, rediscovering it's wealth and using it wisely with respect for the environment that binds them in their mentality. This book gives an intimate portray of these new bread of hunters and gatherers. Whether you've already left behind the urban chaos for the peace of a remote cabin are just investigating a simpler life to live. Wildside guides you in this desire to escape, visually and intellectually in the most wonderful way.
THE OUTSIDERS €38,95 OUTOOR CREATIVTY ON THE EDGE. More and more of us are turning to the great outdoors in surge for peace, balance and a touch of adventure to offset our daily life. This book showcases the passions of the new creative scene that has emerged along with it's original products, brands, and ideas. The Outsiders captures the refreshing approach of today’s successful outdoor/lifestyle entrepreneurs from across the globe. These innovators are rethinking the ways in which we like to explore the wilderness, refueling us with inspiring aesthetics and bang on functionality. The results are often radical, but always likeable with the occasional romantic or ironic wink. One thing's for sure, outdoor has never looked so promising.
THE GREAT WIDE OPEN €48,95 NEW OUTDOOR AND LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY. This generous sized book takes you on a visual journey to some of the most breathtaking places on earth with a collection of photographs that captures and celebrates the new desire for outdoor adventure. Lose yourself amidst the endless horizons from Iceland to Australia, feel the depths of the forests or the heights of chilling mountain peaks. This inspiring exploration of these natural wonders also includes stories from the people behind the camera, ordinary people who set out to do extra ordinary things. The Great Wide Open is a magnificent ode to the outdoors, bound to awaken a thirst for adventure and inspires to grab your packs and go.
THE JOURNEY €38,95 THE FINEST ART OF TRAVELING. Trains have always been the true cultivated way to travel. The slower rhythm from departure to arrival and relaxed glide through an ever changing scenery fill not only railway enthusiast with great joy. The Journey presents a varied selection of extraordinary travels by trains from around the world and take you for a ride through breathtaking canyons and romantic scenery. Featuring historic luxury wagons, spectacular panoramic railways combined with authentic forms of hospitality. The striking photography and geographical information bring these gentle rolling adventures to life and makes you wonder about your next travel destination.
ORIGINAL 550 PARACORD €12,95 NEVER OUT OF LINE. Cordage is one of the most essential items to pack when heading for the wild and 550 paracord is the best choice to make. We stock only the original heavy-duty one made by an 200 year old US company. Each cord exists of a nylon outer layer with a core of seven thin strands that can be used separate if needed. Together they can pull an tremendous weight of 250 kg and still be extremely flexible for all kinds of campsite jobs like tying a ridge line for a tarp, hoisting a bear-bag into a tree or creating a dry line for your freshly washed clothes. Cord of this quality outlasts even the toughest explorers several rough adventures, making it one of the most versatile lines to use out there.
TATTOOS REPAIR PATCHES €10,95 A TEAR WITHOUT TEARS. You almost want to rip your pants, tear a tent fly or puncture your sleeping pad deliberately, only to ad some fun to your gear with these decorative repair patches. McNett Tattoos are made of Tenacious Tape, that famous, ultra sticky and idiot proof material we've come to relay on in case of a gear related emergency. These pre-cut patched won't peel or lift, even after years of rain, snow or shine. Besides their serious capacity to fix tears, rips or holes they're foremost a great way to personalize your gear and clothing with funny shapes and designs. Those Oops-I-did-it-again moments have never been so welcome.
TICKET TO THE MOON HAMMOCK EASY LAIDBACK LUXURY. This must be one of the laziest forms of luxury to bring to your campsite. Invented by an American backpacker and made of ultralight nylon originally used for lifesaving parachutes. This silk-like fabric is skin friendly and highly breathable in steaming hot conditions, making it on of the most comfortable hammocks to use. Produced in Bali by a small team of skilled craftsmen in their own -ethical run- factory. TTTM hammocks are the perfect retreat for putting your feet off the ground after a long day rambling around and will provide the same cozy comfort at your balcony or backyard garden. A real lifesaver when it comes to unpretentious chill-out living.
SPYDERCO SQUEAK LIGHTWEIGHT PINK €89,95 THE POWER OF PINK. When we came across this little one we couldn’t resist it. This scaled-down knife has all the grown-up qualities you aspect to see from premium brand Spyderco. A full-flat-ground, corrosion resistance blade for delightful cutting performance and care free maintenance. The 'spyderhole' enables you to open it one-handed and it closes with a securing snap. Nicely contoured nylon scales for a soft feel in the hand. Comes with a reversible, deep-carry pocket clip. The vibrant pink color stands out for a good course. A portion of the sales will be donated to Guardians Of The Ribbon, a charity organization that provides direct support to women battling all forms of breast cancer. This makes it an extra powerful edge to own.
BENCHMADE TRIAGE 915S RESCUE KNIFE €198,95 IT DOES'NT GET MORE SERIOUS. The Triage is designed for professional first responders, dedicated men and women who commit their live to helping others. They need an equally dedicated tool so Benchmade put years of field knowledge into this one. Extra beefy constructed with grippy, bright orange G10 scales. N680 stainless steel, sheep-foot style blade, partly serrated to cut through all sorts of materials with ease, backed by a solid AXIS lock and a deploy-able, super sharp rescue hook to slice through the toughest fabrics in seconds. Comes with an effective carbide glass breaker at the end and a reversible, deep-carry pocket clip. This is a serious safety tool mend for everyday hard use on the road. So imagine what it can mean in your -equally hard used- travel vehicle, whether it's a car, boat or plane.
BENCHMADE 940–1 PE OSBORNE DESIGN € 358,95 WORKING CLASS HERO. Admit it, you have to be a bit of a knife-nut to fall in love with the Benchmade 940-1 PE but we totally get it if you do. Just look at the super slim profiled, full carbon fiber scales and flow-trough construction with blue anodized barrel spacers, it all speaks top-notch quality. The stone washed blade has thump studs for mega fast deployment and a reversed tanto tip to give that widely useful, unobtrusive shape. Made of CPM-S90V premium stainless steel for better than optimal wear resistance and locked by a solid AXIS lock. And the black parkerized pocket clip can be mounted both sides. Due all these high-class details you could almost forget this is one of the hardest working knives in the world. Favored by seasoned outdoor guides to big city contractors as the perfect EDC blade that practically disappears in your pocket.
COBBER COOLING NECK WRAP €17,95 TRUE AUSTRALIAN HEAT BEATER. It's a fact, our summers have ever more record breaking temperatures to deal with that scores our body. The perfect answer to beat the heat comes from the continent that turned 'staying cool' into an art form on it's own...Australia. Their Cobber works simple and effective. Just soak the wrap for about 30 minutes in water, squeeze out the exes and place it around your neck. Now the gradually evaporating process can begin to create a delightful cooling that effects the whole body. The wrap is filled with harmless crystallized silicon that can hold and evaporate water for up to three days. After use, just let it dry and you're ready to start the refreshing process allover again for years to come.'No worries mate.'
ONAK ORIGAMI CANOE €1299,- UNFOLD YOUR ADVENTURE. The ONAK is an origami dream boat that unfolds your desire to explore one of natures best playgrounds. Made of a super stiff, ultra buoyant, Honeycomb-Curve material that can be folded into a tough and durable two-person canoe in less than 10 minutes. All without tools or special skills. Handling the canoe is a breeze, designed to be fast and stable, it keeps the momentum very well and is a delight to maneuver. You can start your adventure pretty much anywhere, just by folding it into the compact, box-like shape which you can toss in even the tiniest Japanese taxi with ease. If origami is considered to be the highest level of folding art, than the award-winning ONAK must be one of the most enjoyable ways to float into the tranquility of nature.