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Electronics Belong On Your Next Camping Trip

Business Insider just shared the seven gadgets they believe you should take with you the next time you go camping, and it’s worth giving a look. Two items on their list stand out as necessities many don’t think about until it’s too late.

Having at least an external battery but also a solar battery charger if you’re able to afford both ought to be an important part of any checklist, especially if going camping might be something you’re passionate about but maybe not as experienced in. Going camping can be one of the most memorable experiences of your life, and so many people think so that millions continue to go to America’s national parks every year just to do that. However, it is always possible for bad things to happen, and it’s intuitive to prepare for the worst even as you hope for the best.

Having an external battery allows you to charge electronic devices at any time of the day, which is helpful if you end up stranded and need to seek help or find your way back to other people and potentially campsites. Yet, the external battery could itself be drained of power, so having a solar battery charger is a reliable option for charging electronic devices during the day to have when needed.

The point of getting outdoors is to get away from technology, but it doesn’t hurt to have it around when you need it most.