camping

FLEXiT 4.0 Light

February 2, 2018

It’s good to be square! With the FLEXiT 4.0, square doesn’t mean stuffy or boring. It means that you have a very unique light that can be bent and shaped into a variety of positions to shed light on everything you are doing. Emitting an impressive 400 lumens, the FLEXiT is a 6 inch square […]


Bindle Bottle

January 22, 2018

Hydration and organization…all in one bottle! It’s the Bindle Bottle, the world’s first insulated water bottle with secure storage. This is a dual-walled stainless steel, vacuum sealed bottle that holds 24 ounces of hot or cold liquid, meaning that you won’t have a sweaty bottle or one that leaks! But the unique thing about this […]


Wolf‘em Stick

January 12, 2018

Campfire fun! The next time you head out on a camping trip, bring along Wolf‘em Stick. This is a clever roasting stick with a knob at the end for cooking biscuits over an open flame. It can be extended up to 32 inches and has a hardwood rotary handle to continuously turn your food for even […]


Full Windsor The Muncher

January 10, 2018

Going camping and have limited space? Replace 10 tools with 1! Our friends at Full Windsor recently developed The Muncher, a titanium multi-utensil that does so much more than allow you to munch! Weighing in at only 0.8 ounces, and it serves the purpose of a whopping 10 tools. A big bonus when space and […]


Editor’s Top Finds of 2017: Most Innovative Adventure Items

January 5, 2018

We reviewed a lot of innovative adventure items in 2017, so our TrailblazerGirl editorial team had a difficult time deciding on the top 3 items, but here are the ones that really stood out. First, the summer in one of our favorite cities, Vancouver, offered a unique, aerial dining experience with Dinner in the Sky. […]


Top Camp of 2017

December 7, 2017

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2017 reviews in the Camp category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the expanding caravan, BeauEr 3X. Rounding out the top-3 were the chemical free bug spray, Kite Shield, […]


One80 Trek Bundle

November 15, 2017

Hands free lighting and visibility! The Trek Bundle from our friends at One80 is a rechargeable band of 20 LED lights that can either be worn as a headband or around your waist. The name of the company is aptly descriptive; the band provides 180 degrees of semicircular illumination. The bundle comes with a stretchy headband and Trek […]


SmithFly Shoal Tent

November 9, 2017

Have tent, will float?! Yes, the SmithFly Shoal Tent is a floating tent! This unique tent has a 6 inch thick inflatable floor which acts as a raft, and instead of the usual poles to prop up the tent, the structural support system is inflatable. The top part of the tent can also be detached […]


SOG Baton Q3

October 23, 2017

From the company that brought you the ultimate combat knife comes the ultimate tool. Our friends at SOG started out by reproducing the original SOG Bowie knife, a unique combat knife used by special ops units in Vietnam, and they have evolved into a company that is known for designing and producing a full line […]


Kukenam XL Ruggedized SKY

October 20, 2017

The view is great up top, and the sleeping’s pretty comfortable, too! The Kukenam XL Ruggedized SKY from the folks at Tepui Tents is your ticket to an awesome camping experience. This roof top tent is geared towards 4×4 trailers and rugged off-road vehicles with a big, 8 foot by 6 foot sleeping platform, durable, water resistant ripstop […]


ALPS Featherlite Air Mat

October 19, 2017

About the size of a loaf of bread and weighing not much more than that too! It’s the Featherlite Air Mat from our friends at ALPS, who will get you geared up for your next backpacking or camping trip. Here are some of the stats on this little gem: stuff sack measures in at 11″ x […]


OPUS Off-Road

October 13, 2017

Here’s to a luxury off-road adventure! Turn your next camping trip into a glamping trip with the new OPUS Off-Road. This camper has all the bells and whistles to make the most of your time outdoors. An all-terrain chassis with off-road ready tires allows you to get off the beaten track and really get away […]


Camp Rockaway

October 3, 2017

Through November 5, 2017. Camping just outside New York City? Yes, escape the hustle and bustle of the city with just a 90 minute subway ride to Camp Rockaway. For a limited time only, this “popup campground” is located at Fort Tilden, a former U.S. Army Coast Artillery Post. No camping equipment? No worries, because you can choose to […]


ZizzyBee Bags

September 25, 2017

Here’s your secret weapon to getting organized! ZizzyBee Bags are reusable, washable bags that are great for holding the little things that always make their way to the bottom of your backpack. Made out of a soft, mesh fabric, it’s easy to see what’s inside, and they come in 2 sizes, a 12 inch square or […]


Camping with Jessie: Survival Intensive Weekend

September 15, 2017

Coming October 7, 2017. Learn from the best! Women’s Wilderness is offering, Camping with Jessie: Survival Intensive Weekend, a 2-day skills session in the beautiful Colorado wilds. Jessie Krebs has 25 years of experience in teaching practical wilderness knowledge, from her time as a United States Air Force survival instructor, as well as participation in 2 television series focused on […]


PARA’KITO Mosquito Repellent Gel and Sports Band

September 13, 2017

A natural and mess free way to keep mosquitoes away! The folks at PARA’KITO have a special combination of natural essential oils that they have developed along with a patented slow-release technology that help create a bubble around you, masking the scent of your breath and body so that those nasty mosquitoes can’t find you. […]


The Itch Eraser

August 25, 2017

Don’t let the itch get you down…use The Itch Eraser! Summertime outdoors often means mosquitoes, and no matter how much bug spray you use, there’s always a chance that you’re gonna get bit. Enter The Itch Eraser. It does exactly what its name implies. Formulated with a steroid-free antihistamine, gear up for prompt relief of those […]


REI Outessa Waterville Valley

August 14, 2017

Coming September 22, 2017. It’s almost fall, and it’s time to think about planning a leaf-peeping trip! Check out the 3-day trip REI Outessa Retreat at the Waterville Valley Resort. Located in the White Mountain National Forest, there will be no shortage of color in this eastern New Hampshire area known for its bright fall […]


Zero K Cooling Wipes

August 7, 2017

Keep your cool…with Zero K Cooling Wipes! For those science nerds out there, you’ll recall that zero degrees Kelvin is the coldest possible temperature, hence the name Zero K to get you in the mindset for absolute coolness. The summer sun can leave us hot and sweaty, so the Zero K disposable wipes will be just what […]


Bite Helper

July 17, 2017

Sometimes, no matter how much bug spray you apply, those nasty biting bugs still get to you. Scratch no more with Bite Helper to the rescue! This magic wand uses heat and vibration to get rid of the insect venom that causes the itchiness by increasing blood flow and circulation to the area, relieving that itchiness […]


Search and Rescue Survival Guide Series

July 10, 2017

Designed by experts for professionals, but a valuable resource for everyone. The National Association for Search and Rescue has teamed up with the folks at Waterford Press to bring to you the Search and Rescue Survival Guide Series. These pocket size guides, Basic Navigation for Search and Rescue and Survival and Essential Knots for Search […]


Brilliant Reflective Strips

June 26, 2017

Stay safe and be seen! If you are going to be out in low light or darkness doing your TrailblazerGirl thing, then you need Brilliant Reflective Strips. These strips are highly reflective thanks to a special material that contains millions of tiny glass beads that are coated with aluminum on the lower portion of the […]


Women’s Adventure Camp at Camp Chief Ouray

June 26, 2017

Coming August 24, 2017. Why should kids have all the fun at summer camp? You can too at the Women’s Adventure Camp at Camp Chief Ouray! Located in Granby, 80 miles northwest of Denver along the Colorado River, this YMCA of the Rockies camp is on the 5,150 acre Snow Mountain Ranch. Enjoy activities galore with other women who enjoy […]


Action Wipes and Life Elements

June 22, 2017

Here’s a collection of indispensable products for the active TrailblazerGirl! Life Elements is a small, woman-owned business that creates healthy body care products. Action Wipes simplify your life when you don’t have access to a shower or just need to quickly freshen up. These large wipes (8″ or 9″ x 10″) contain all natural, ethically sourced, cruelty-free, anti-bacterial and cleaning ingredients, […]