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Whether you love the roughing it or insist camping be a glamourous affair, our camping essentials guide has you covered .
1. The Electronic ChargerAlthough we do not recommend you use your phone while camping, (unless your instagramming a picture of your self lounging in a hammock with a cocktail in hand), just in case… we have you covered with the Wakawaka. This lightweight solar charger (which doubles as a flashlight) can give any mobile device or small electronic life within a couple of hours. Wakawaka Power, $79, us.waka-waka.com 2. The Life of LeisureBetween setting up a tent and starting up that fire, camping can be hard work. Our suggestion? Have a little cat nap in this boho-chic hammock and relax as you float on air. The Canyon Fringe Hammock, $118, Anthropologie3. The Rain JacketDon’t let the rain put a damper on your camping getaway. Simple and effective while using water repellent sateen from Japan, this anorak has you looking sleek even in the worst of weather conditions. Babaton Gavin Coat, $113, Aritzia 4. The Beverage DispenserWhether you’re using this beverage dispenser for a refreshing glass of water after a hike or a lime margarita during happy hour, this beverage cooler will come to good use. We promise. Anthropologie Bubbled Beverage Dispenser, $298.00, Anthropologie.5. The Waterproof ShoesWashable, odor resistant and waterproof, these slip ons are available in an array of different colours and can handle any terrain you throw its way. Jericho Womens shoes in Jiffy Black, $45, nativeshoes.com6. The Cocktail Hour GameSometimes a rousing tournament of Bocce Ball can have you battling it out for bragging rights late into the night. Luckily, this set glows in the dark, so you can play until victory is achieved. A bit of healthy competition never hurt anyone, right? Bocce Ball Petanque Set, $44.95, www.amazon.com