Outdoors

Rake Assassin Rake/Shovel Combo Tool

$45.99 from Amazon »

Huh. I never thought much about harvesting potatoes until I saw the Rake Assassin doing it. You really do need a tool that serves as both rake and shovel to scoop the spuds up and then filter off the wads of dirt that...

Tekto Gear Amber Automatic Knife

$165.99 from Tekto Gear »

Talk about a woody. The Amber automatic knife from Tekto Gear pairs a corrosion-resistant chrome steel blade with a deep red, marbled wood for a piece of EDC some will want to show off on the outside their pocket instead...

Beverage Bobber Floating Drink Holder

$13.99 - $17.99 from Amazon »

In addition to summer, pool bars, and the good life, the Beverage Bobber Floating Drink Holder reminds me of The Beach Boys. Specifically, The Beach Boys' song "Barbara Ann," which my mama used to listen to on repeat...

Festo BionicFlyingFox

At first I was like, this BionicFlyingFox looks more like a BionicFlyingBat to me, what is this, an April Fool's joke? Then I took the time to read about Festo's take on a semi-autonomous drone, and saw that some bats...

Bosch Inline Demolition Hammer

$898.95 from Amazon »

If you thought you knew pounding before, the Bosch Inline Demolition Hammer would like to redefine the word for you. Its design accommodates both horizontal and vertical concrete demo applications at 17 ft.-lbs of impact...

Cast Iron Shrimp Grill & Serving Pan

$27.99 from Amazon »

Use this cast iron shrimp grill and serving pan to cook shrimp on the barbie, and you'll have a much better chance of eating shrimp off the barbie. The sturdy slab has cutouts for up to 22 jumbo shrimp, which it says...

Floating Unicorn Drink Holders

$11.99 from Amazon »

These aren't just Floating Unicorn Drink Holders, they're EXTRA-LARGE Floating Unicorn Drink Holders! A whole 1-1/2 feet long when inflated, so Pegasus and his twin Swift Wind, will cradle your red cups of margarita and...

CreekKooler - Outdoor Floating Cooler

$149.99 from Amazon »

No need to weigh down or cramp up your kayak or paddleboard with a cooler when you can raft a CreekKooler to the back and paddle on with up to 30, 12-ounce cans and 20 pounds of ice in tow...

OOAK Forge Neck Knives

$160 - $625 from Etsy »

Usable handmade sculptures. That's how Harlan Whitman of OOAK Forge would like wearers to think of his neck knives. As the shop's name suggests, all of these pieces are one of a kind, and at printing OOAK Forge had 5...

Watchman Outdoor Cooking Stove

$450 from Amazon »

If Rorschach were a grillin' man, the Watchman Stove is what he'd use. This outdoor cooker can make multiple face changes too, with 2 primary cooking options, plus a warming "Potato Plate," plus any new ways of using...

Kikkerland Portable BBQ Grill Suitcase

$59 from Amazon »

BBQ. Now that looks like the kind of work I'd like to carry around in my briefcase. Suitcase. Whatever. The point is, it's way, way better than a laptop full of presentations and my tax returns...

AquaJet H2 Handheld Sea Scooter

$699 - $1,299 from Kickstarter »

Scooters on land, not my thing. But a scooter underwater? I'm listening, AquatJet. The AquaJet H2 is a handheld underwater sea scooter, a wing-shaped gadget that propels riders through water at speeds of up to 5.6 mph...

Hydrapak Expedition 8L Collapsible Water Bottle

$60 from Amazon »

Hydrapak's 8L Expedition water bottle applies the flatten'n'pack Hydrapak family tradition the Stash bottle established to a much larger scale. Where the Stash holds 750mL of hydration, enough for a short hike or your...

Nisaku Hori-Hori Japanese Gardening Knife

$22.14 from Amazon »

Nisaku makes fine hori-horis for your weedi-weedies. And bulbi-bulbies. And...yeah, I'll cut it out. And you can too! Because this hori-hori Japanese gardening knife also helps you cut out rocki-rockies!...

Flip Top Convertible BenchTable Kit

$53.27 from Amazon »

The BenchTable has a pretty clever trick. It might look like it's just chilling with the rest of the average park benches, but when you need a flat surface to eat your tacos without dripping hot sauce and meat juice all...

Grilla Wood Pellet Grill

Grilla me up some bananas! With "deep down smoke flavor that amazes even the best pit master" if you please. Grilla Grills Wood Pellet Grill endeavors to turn a small footprint into big taste for a crowd...

Spring Assisted Cleaver Flipper

$69.95 from Amazon »

EDC = Everyday Cleaving with Off-Grid Knives' Spring Assisted Cleaver Flipper. The spring-assisted pocket knife allows for one-handed deployment via lever or dual thumb studs, and opens to reveal an AUS8 blade ready to...

CRKT Snap Lock Folding Knife

$39.11 from Amazon »

CRKT calls its old-is-new-again Snap Lock folding knife a "legendary reissue" of "one of the most decorated knives of all time." Ed Van Hoy originally designed the blade and its ornate handle in 2004(ish) and it earned...

Lodge Cast Iron Sportsman's Grill

$109.99 from Amazon »

The Lodge Cast Iron Sportsman's Grill reminds me of the Lil Sweetie Cast Iron Stove, but it's even lil'er and sweeter. And, I guess, serves an entirely different purpose. But they're both made of cast iron and are simultaneously...

HyperWhistle - World's Loudest Whistle

$12.95 from Amazon »

The HyperWhistle takes its World's Loudest Whistle title not from Guinness, but from a mustachioed dude with a sound meter doing a review on YouTube. In the video, he hits a "personal best" 143 decibels with the HyperWhistle...

CRKT Raikiri Folding Knife

$65.26 from Amazon »

CRKT designer Dew Hara named his Raikiri folding knife after a Japanese sword. According to folklore, the sword could cut a bolt of lightning in two. According to CRKT, the Raikiri folding knife...can't. But they say...

Outdoor Element Kodiak Survival Bracelet

$24.99 from Amazon »

Outdoor Element's Kodiak survival bracelet has a couple of unique "paddles" wrapped into and around its 550 paracord weave to help you get back down sh*t creek if you ever find yourself stuck up it...

Gerber StrongArm Fixed Blade Knife

$96 from Gerber »

The StrongArm fixed blade isn't a new design for Gerber, but their latest release in the knife's series now has an upgraded BDZ-1 steel blade. Full tang and fine edge. The StrongArm's Tactical Grey handle also has a rubberized...

Uuni 3 Portable Wood Pellet Pizza Oven

$299 from Amazon »

With the Uuni 3 you can can haul out the degrees of a wood-fired pizza oven - 932 of them to be exact - without doing any heaving hauling of the oven itself. Powered by inexpensive, energy-dense wood pellets, the portable...