A. Yeti Tundra 45 cooler $300 The Tundra 45 lives up to Yeti’s reputation for overbuilt gear: with insulation up to two inches thick, this tank retains ice for days. Rotomolded construction means it’ll survive a decade or more of heavy abuse.
B. Jack’s Plastic Welding Paco Grande pad $319 This luxurious three-inch foam pad is wrapped in rugged PVC-coated polyester (the stuff they use to make rafts) to ensure years of solid outdoor snoozing, wherever you choose to lay it out.
C. Reliance Jumbo- Tainer water jug $18 One editor got this seven-gallon water jug eight years ago, and it’s been on every camping trip since. The streamlined design is simple to use, and its two handles and narrow profile make it easy to move and store.
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