We always try to keep up with the latest in gadgets to make our home and work life easier. From SmartTVs to Alexa, we want to find ways to save time and energy in getting things done. The same goes with camping and other outdoor activities. You want to get away for a while but you don’t want to totally give up on the comfort that these gadgets provide.

We have gathered some of the top picks for solar powered gadgets for camping gear that outdoor enthusiasts will surely find useful:

1. Suaoki LED Camping Lantern
Price: 16.99

This lantern’s design is accordion-shaped to make it easier to expand or collapse when you want to adjust its brightness. It makes a great night light for your tent and this gadget can be used by adults as well as kids.

The Suaoki LED Lantern can be charged both by solar power or USB for you to be able to use it longer and you can charge your phone or tablet with it.

2. StrongVolt Suntrack 18-Watt Solar Charger
Price: $159

We might not be aware of it but most of the things we do these days are done through some form techy gadget, most especially our smartphones. Our cameras, communication devices and lamps might need charging and it’s here where solar power comes in very handy when we’re in the middle of the forest or at the top of a mountain.

Not only does this solar charger able to charge smartphones, tablets, but it is lightweight, foldable and you can easily hang it on your backpack or tent.

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3. Advanced Elements Solar Shower
Price: $29.99

This 5-gallon outdoor solar shower has reflector and insulator panels and comes with an easy-to-use on/off showerhead. Not only that, it has velcro straps for your wash cloths and side pocket where you can put your soap as well as shampoo.

This is a great choice if you want to stay clean and have a warm shower on cool days as you enjoy the great outdoors on your next camping, hiking or fishing trip.


Having gadgets like these can make your outdoor experience more comfortable and even more fun and memorable as you spend more time relaxing, watching the stars at night, play games and catch up with what’s happening with your loved ones during your camping trip.