New Outdoor Gear for Spring/Summer 2021
- 35 new outdoor gear products for 2021
- Gear for running, biking, climbing, hiking, camping, and paddling
- Outdoor lifestyle clothing and gear
With spring and summer just around the corner, now is the time to get the gear you need to live your best outdoor life in 2021 and beyond.
Sawyer Tap Filter
Worried about drinking from the campsite spigot or other outside faucet? The Sawyer Tap Filter connects to any standard tap and reportedly removes 99.99999 percent of bacteria, protozoa, cysts, and 100 percent of microplastic found in fresh water. It can filter up to 500 gallons of water a day without the need for replacement cartridges; simply backwash the filter with the included attachments to reset the system. Perfect for your emergency preparedness kit. $40. sawyer.com
The entire list of new outdoor gear products for 2021 can be found here.
A 20% DEET Premium Controlled-Release Lotion will work well against mosquitoes, but Dr. Zimring says he prefers the 20% Picaridin lotion since it also protects against ticks, gnats, chiggers, and flies. (In both instances, he recommends Sawyer brand.)
Part of spending time outside means battling ticks, mosquitoes, and other biting insects. For this, Nelson swears by permethrin.
And out of the products we tested, Dr. Zeichner highly recommends Sawyer Products 20% Picaridin Insect Repellent.