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Posted: 4/21/2016 10:03:15 PM EDT


But I can't think of anything that I should get.

Give me your idea on something that might be useful.

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Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:04:35 PM EDT
Coleman stove
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:04:46 PM EDT
Fire piston. Who needs matches?
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:04:54 PM EDT
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:06:19 PM EDT
Tent.

Food.

Water.

Pan.

Spoon.

Lighter.

Knife.

Sleeping bag/pad.



Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:07:24 PM EDT
Car camping? Back packing?
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:07:51 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By yagotme:
Tent.


Food.


Water.


Pan.


Spoon.


Lighter.


Knife.


Sleeping bag/pad.





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Got it all.


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:08:06 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By wtfboombrb:
Car camping? Back packing?
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Canoe.

Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:08:37 PM EDT
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:09:12 PM EDT
A couple of Sawyer Mini/Squeeze water filters.

Chris
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:09:19 PM EDT
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:11:00 PM EDT
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:11:19 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 4/21/2016 10:13:07 PM EDT by NoVaGator]
Solo Stove http://www.solostove.com/





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Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:12:31 PM EDT
Start with a quality ruk sack. Then get a decent sleeping bag.
The rest is optional.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:13:28 PM EDT
BioLite CampStove

I have one and it works great.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:13:29 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:13:32 PM EDT
Kestrel Drop. Haven't tried one yet but looks like a nifty little gadget for shorter trips. Requires bluetooth to cellphone to download the data.

Link
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Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:16:10 PM EDT
Quality headlamp.

Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:16:27 PM EDT
Your canoe should have depth charges. They would enhance your watery experience.

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Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:17:43 PM EDT
Baller super-lightweight stove

Titanium cup

Lightweight nylon hammock

A great sleeping bag

Pack with a great suspension system (unlike >90% of the packs out there)
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:17:57 PM EDT
Good air mattress and pump
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:18:06 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By macro:
Start with a quality ruk sack. Then get a decent sleeping bag.
The rest is optional.
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I ain't ruckin' nothin'.


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:18:29 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 4/21/2016 10:23:37 PM EDT by 70satvert]
Try to find one of these. Can't have mine.

(Not the Snow Peak mug)



The mug now looks like this though.

Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:18:46 PM EDT
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I have a thermarest now and am actually thinking about switching over to this:


http://www.amazon.com/Exped-Mega-Mat-10/dp/B004WNVR26/ref=pd_sim_sbs_468_1?ie=UTF8&dpID=31yhil7VocL&dpSrc=sims&preST=_AC_UL160_SR160%2C160_&refRID=1G3X3YZSWMAGQC3FG769
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I have the down (vs. synthetic) version and it's great but it's not exactly compact. I use it in single digit weather, for warmer conditions I'm back to a Thermarest NeoAir.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:20:19 PM EDT
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This guy is a tough little combination thermos and coffee press:


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:20:47 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By Equator:
Quality headlamp.

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Excellent recommendation. I brought two with me on my last trip. A cheapie and another one that I bought later because I wasn't confident in my cheapie.

Good thing because the cheapie died.


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:21:31 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By sigp226:
Your canoe should have depth charges. They would enhance your watery experience.

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I think I would rather have a bow mounted beltfed. It would be more useful.


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:22:21 PM EDT
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Got it all.


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Originally Posted By Johnny_Reno:
Originally Posted By yagotme:
Tent.


Food.


Water.


Pan.


Spoon.


Lighter.


Knife.


Sleeping bag/pad.




Got it all.


Then you got it all!
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:22:37 PM EDT
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:24:18 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By Johnny_Reno:



Got it all.


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Originally Posted By Johnny_Reno:
Originally Posted By yagotme:
Tent.


Food.


Water.


Pan.


Spoon.


Lighter.


Knife.


Sleeping bag/pad.




Got it all.



Then lube.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:24:32 PM EDT
http://www.huckleberryarms.com

My brother just started up a new website he is a veteran and has some cool stuff.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:27:47 PM EDT
1. Yeti brand cozy for your beer right here.

2. Cold Steel Throwing Tomahawk

3. Jetboil Zip.

I've never had a bad camping trip with the above three.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:27:59 PM EDT
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What about a folding table?
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That's funny. I've been putting a design together in my noggin for a small camp table for the last day or so. I think I'm going to start putting it together this weekend.


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:29:14 PM EDT
Fenix rechargeable lantern

Shiznet on the griddle.
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3. Jetboil Zip.

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How long does one of those 100g fuel canisters last on one of those things? How do they fair in windy conditions?


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:32:29 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By cmw:
This guy is a tough little combination thermos and coffee press:

https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSsSmvUNEhcphySkev0bXJaf_4Y_UbuTxMOQ3xbm6NaXvI1Dhvk
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This right here is a handy little gadget. I say this or a hammock.
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http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00A6UZCC0/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?qid=1461292086&sr=8-1&pi=SY200_QL40&keywords=snowpeak+light&dpPl=1&dpID=31djZRtJ%2BaL&ref=plSrch

Tent light
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:34:59 PM EDT
You got the basics? And you're canoe camping? then this thing is what you seek: Helinox Beach Chair.




Beach Chair


It's only a couple of lbs, it folds up tiny, about the size of say three softballs in a line. It's strong as hell, I'm 350 an it holds me fine. it's fast and easy to fold up and unfold. For canoe camping it's perfect. I use it motorcycle camping. It is also tall in the back so you have a nice headrest.

I have the helinox chair one and it's ok, but the lack of neck rest makes it kinda uncomfortable. Perfect for kicking back in camp after a day in an upright canoe seat.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:37:21 PM EDT
I didn't read them all so maybe this is mentioned but this is one style.

Sawyer Water Filter
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:37:40 PM EDT
Hammock
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:37:56 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By Johnny_Reno:




I have a thermarest now and am actually thinking about switching over to this:


http://www.amazon.com/Exped-Mega-Mat-10/dp/B004WNVR26/ref=pd_sim_sbs_468_1?ie=UTF8&dpID=31yhil7VocL&dpSrc=sims&preST=_AC_UL160_SR160%2C160_&refRID=1G3X3YZSWMAGQC3FG769
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I don't have that exped, I have the size one down from that, but I just tested and bought this from cabelas for motorcycle camping:

Cabelas XPG sleeping pad it's SUPER comfortable, has "wings" on the side to keep you centered on the pad, and I can lay on my side and not bottom out, I'm 350lbs so I should. It also rollls up to the size of a beer can. Very nice pad.
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:38:01 PM EDT
Bigfoot sized condom
Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:39:53 PM EDT
I just got one of these, and it's fucking awesome...dunno how I camped without it. Best $15 I ever spent.

http://www.banggood.com/Wholesale-Outdoor-Camping-2-in-1-LED-Light-and-Ceiling-Fan-Using-In-Tent-p-56750.html


Link Posted: 4/21/2016 10:40:54 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By bobfig:
^^ that chair looks pretty nice but there is also something like this im thinking about http://www.amazon.com/Inflatable-SunbaYouth-Convenient-Compression-Portable/dp/B01DK0HR52/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1461292311&sr=8-11&keywords=inflatable+chair
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very cool, the vagina chair! Interesting idea...



OP: I'd also suggest hammock camping in a canoe.

double wide hammock

get some hammock straps, some paracord, and a tarp to cover it and some smal stakes to tie down the corners and you'll sleep like a BABY. I switched to hammock camping on my deer hunt last year, I'll never sleep on the ground again. I sleep better on the hammock than I do in my bed.
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