Mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer

It's almost summer, which means it's time to go outside. But your time outside doesn't have to be limited to sunshine, sand, and seagulls. There are all kinds of gadgets that you can bring on your next outdoor excursion. We rounded up a few of our favorite outdoor gadgets to buy this summer.

Mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer
Cocoon spherical tree bed in the outdoor setup

The thought of summer conjures up images of beaches, barbecues, and camping trips. But, with the current situation, you might not be able to take the same kind of outdoor trips that you used to. Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered with mind-blowing gadgets that will make your summer just as fun.

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All you need are these awesome gadgets and a sunny day, and you’ll enjoy summer like never before. From car camping mattresses to water rocket launchers, there are some really cool products below.

Luno Vehicle Air Mattress 2.0

Get a great night’s sleep in your car with the Luno Vehicle Air Mattress 2.0. It inflates in just a few minutes, giving you a comfy place to rest your head. Car camping has never been easier, and that’s why this air mattress is one of our mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer.

Roam 82L Rugged Case Camping Container

Store dry goods, camping equipment, and more in the Roam 82L Rugged Case Camping Container. This heavy-duty storage container has an 82-liter capacity and a durable LLDPE shell. Best of all, this storage container fits in the trunk of your Jeep or Subaru.

Roam 82L Rugged Case camping container in a video

Garmin Tread Powersport Off-Road GPS

Stay in touch with the other members of your camp with the Garmin Tread Powersport Off-Road GPS. It’s designed for adventures on rugged terrain and provides group ride radio and tracking for up to 20 riders. So you and your friends can take your ATVs to the dunes and still communicate with each other.

Geekey Compact Multitool

When you’re outdoors, you want to be prepared for everything. And the Geekey Compact Multitool can help with that. It combines a screwdriver, bottle opener, wrench, wire bender, ruler, and more so that you have every tool you need right on your keychain.

StratoLauncher IV Series Water Rocket Launcher

Have a blast outdoors this summer with another of our favorite mind-blowing outdoor gadgets: the StratoLauncher IV Series Water Rocket Launcher. This cool kit propels a two-liter plastic soda bottle more than 350 feet in the air.

StratoLauncher IV Series water rocket launcher in a video

Muzen Wild Mini Rugged Outdoor Speaker

Even when you’re outdoors, it’s nice to hear some tunes. And the Muzen Wild Mini Rugged Outdoor Speaker lets you do that. This speaker boasts big, crisp sound and even has a built-in flashlight with three modes: high, low, and SOS. It’s one of our favorite mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer.

Mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer Muzen Wild Mini Rugged Outdoor Speaker
Muzen Wild Mini rugged outdoor speaker with a person

Delter Portable Coffee Press

Get your caffeine fix anywhere you go this summer when you have the Delter Portable Coffee Press. Weighing less than 250 grams, this coffee press is ideal for camping, afternoons on the beach, and picnics. And you’ll get no bitterness thanks to its unique seal that prevents unwanted agitation of the coffee bed during brewing.

Goal Zero Yeti 6000X Versatile Power Station

Even if you plan on spending your summer vacation off the grid, you’ll still need some power, sometimes. And the Goal Zero Yeti 6000X Versatile Power Station provides it. This powerful device can recharge your smartphone 451 times and power larger appliances like a fridge, lights, and more. And, when it’s depleted, simply use the included solar panels to soak up more energy from the sun.

Milo Action Voice Communicator

There’s nothing like spending time in the great outdoors. But, when you’re not familiar with your surroundings, it’s easy to get lost. The Milo Action Voice Communicator keeps you connected with your friends while you’re out there. It’s button-free and doesn’t even require an internet connection, which is why it’s one of our favorite mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer.

Ooni Fyra 12 Wood Pellet Pizza Oven

Summer is a great time for wood-fired pizzas. And the Ooni Fyra 12 Wood Pellet Pizza Oven delivers on that experience. It gets hot—up to 950° F—in 15 minutes giving your crust that slight crunch. Plus, the fire experience creates a lovely ambiance in your backyard that guests will love.

Vaonis Vespera Lightweight Telescope

The Vaonis Vespera Lightweight Telescope is another of our favorite mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer. Lightweight and compact, this telescope lets you explore the cosmos and snap photos of your discoveries. Select the group of stars you want to observe in the app, and the Vespera will find and track it.

For Those Who Want to Splurge

Cocoon Spherical Tree Bed

Sleep outdoors in luxury when you have the Cocoon Spherical Tree Bed. It has a diameter of three meters, which is large enough for a double bed. So there’s enough space for you and another camper. You can hang this lightweight structure between two trees or set it on its standalone feet to keep it away from dirt.

Jupe Flat-Packed Shelter

The Jupe Flat-Packed Shelter is another cool way to sleep outdoors. The cosmos inspire its design and the geometric shape blends into the natural landscape. It even comes with its own queen-sized Nectar mattress, so you’re sure to sleep well under the stars and with the sound of crickets.

Summer is coming, and the outdoor summer gadgets on this list are sure to get you ready for your camping, glamping, or other outdoor trips. Which of these cool summer gadgets would you like to take with you? Let us know in the comment section.

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