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Nothing beats camping in Alberta! Even with September just around the corner, there's still plenty of time to seize the summer and escape to our glorious outdoors.

Here are some of the latest and greatest gadgets to help you camp smarter, pack lighter, and make the most of your time in our beautiful Alberta Parks.

1. Water Purifying Bottle

#HikingHydrationHack. This reusable water bottle has a built-in filter that lets you turn any creek, river or lake into a source of safe, clean drinking water. Simply fill and drink up. Find it here.

2. Portable Camping Stove

This eco-friendly gadget not only cooks—it also converts heat into electricity to charge your electronics. A must-have for all those Instagram-worthy meals you'll want photographic proof of in the wild. Find it here.

3. Inflatable Solar Lantern

Light up the night after spooky campfire stories with this solar lantern. It's waterproof, battery-free and collapses to under an 1" thick for easy packing. Perfect for backcountry hikes or campsite card games. Find it here.

4. Travel Coffee Maker

Thanks to this compact travel coffee maker, roughing it doesn't have to be quite so rough. With a push of a button, you can become a backwoods barista ready to serve delicious espresso or coffee. Find it here.

5. Solar Shower Bag

Nothing feels better than a refreshing shower after a long day out on the trails. This shower bag uses solar energy to heat the water, so you can enjoy a nice, warm shower right on your campsite. Find it here.

6. Portable Speaker

Forgot your bear bell? Just pump the bass on this Bluetooth, waterproof, portable speaker and you'll keep all unwanted woodland creatures away. But we can't say the same for wild party-seekers. Find it here.

7. Portable Mosquito Repeller

Like the proverb says, "If you think you are too small to make a difference, you haven't spent a night in a tent with a mosquito." This handy little device could make a big difference on your next trip—it keeps mosquitos away for up to 12 hours! Find it here.

Want to be an even happier camper? Visit our blog for more smart tips and tricks that'll make your life easier all year round!​​


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