Tech can, if used properly, enhance your outdoor adventure rather than detracting from it. Having a rugged, reliable GPS such as the Garmin inReach Explorer+ at your disposal can give you and your loved ones peace of mind by ensuring that emergency services can locate and communicate with you if an emergency strikes. Solar-powered lighting systems like the Luci Outdoor 2.0 and headlamps such as the Petzl ACTIK CORE can help prevent you from having an accident in the dark, and other types of tech can help reduce other risks and make your outdoor trip safer and more fun.
- Many persons want to head out to the outdoors like going camping, hiking, or doing water sports, in order to unplug.
- In our today’s technology driven world of social media, emails, and Internet, the author believes that unplugging even at the outdoors might not be practical.
- When one is in the outdoors, he can utilize tech efficiently to make the experience memorable. The smartphone for example can serve as GPS, camera, and weather information source.
““This is one of the best solar-powered camping lanterns out there,” he said. “It’s affordable and collapsible, and its solar panel charges efficiently. It emits a pleasant white light that’s great for lighting up your campsite at night.””