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    Just 29 Genius Outdoor Products To Check Out Before Summer Ends

    Enjoy the great outdoors to its fullest extent before you cocoon yourself in a blanket this fall.

    1. A LifeStraw to give you peace of mind when you're camping. It's designed to eliminate 99% of waterborne bacteria and certain parasites, and it filters contaminants as small as 0.2 microns. Plus! Each LifeStraw will last long enough to effectively strain 1,000 gallons of water.

    Model using the straw to drink dirty pond water

    2. An outdoor drink stakes set that'll securely hold your glass of lemonade in a safe spot. No more setting your soda on the ground only for it to fall over on the uneven ground, get kicked accidentally, or be invaded by ants.

    The drink holder

    3. A portable, hand-operated espresso machine so the great outdoors and its lack of electricity doesn't interrupt your daily caffeine infusion.

    The espresso maker

    4. A stainless-steel insert because, gosh darn it, the weather's nice and you want to have a family pizza night. Good thing this kit converts your charcoal grill into a fancy schmancy pizza oven so you can enjoy custom pies at home.

    Hand pulling a pizza out of the insert

    5. A cooler light if you're tired of fishing around — and basically freezing your hand off — for the right drink. It shuts off automatically after 20 seconds so you don't have to worry about draining the battery.

    6. A portable pop-up firepit to spare you the hassle of having to build a campfire from scratch. Set up takes less than 60 seconds and doesn't require tools, it's smaller than a camp chair when you disassemble it, and it weighs only 8 pounds.

    Reviewer photo of the square fire pit

    7. A set of color-changing inflatable pool balls that'll entice you to actually get in the pool, even if it's just to pose with your new lights for Instagram. They're solar-powered and will last about eight hours on a charge.

    Four different-colored balls floating in the pool

    8. A portable, all-in-one golf cleaner so you can hit your wedge shots with just the right amount of spin — just like the pros. It has a built-in spray bottle, a scrub pad, brass groove cleaning tools, and a brush you can use after a round or even between holes to make sure caked-on dirt doesn't prevent you from making a hole in one.

    9. A portable solar-powered light and charger for adventurers who want to always be prepared. This waterproof, multi-use charging station and light lasts up to 50 hours on a single charge, offers two-way charging, and weighs less than your phone.

    The light charging a phone

    10. A waterproof Bluetooth speaker because outdoor activities are always better with good music. This small-but-mighty speaker products 360-degree sound, lasts 24 hours on a charge, and is splash-proof, rain-proof, dust-proof, and safe to use in the shower.

    Reviewer photo showing the speaker is not much larger than a soda can

    11. A magical sand-sifting mat if you think it ~shore~ is annoying when you're at the beach and your blanket is covered in sand. It's large enough to fit the family, and durable, quick drying, and water-resistant.

    Overhead shot of the blue mat with two people sitting on it and plenty of room for their stuff

    12. A 2-in-1 portable air conditioner and cooler to keep you *and* your drinks cool. It has three different fan speeds and is powerful enough to cool larger areas, like a tent.

    The cooler, which has a hose attachment on the top through which cold air blows

    13. A pocket-sized blanket that'll save you space and keep your tushy dry. It's made of a durable nylon and polyester that resists punctures and is easily folded down into a square that's small enough to fit into your pocket.

    14. A portable paw washer so your floors aren't covered in muddy footprints after letting your dog inside. Inside the container are soft bristles that lift dirt and grime from the pads of your pup's feet — all you need to do is add water.

    Reviewer photos of the process of using the washer, showing a dog's dirty paw going into the bucket and emerging clean

    15. A portable, foldable solar panel for ensuring you can charge your devices while you're off the grid and in the middle of nowhere.

    Hiker with solar panel attached to backpack to absorb sunlight

    16. A mosquito repellent that creates a 15-foot skeeter-free zone because these pesky bloodsuckers have ruined far too many camping trips.

    The repellent

    17. Or a mosquito-repelling camping lantern if you want the added benefit of it providing bright light. No more sprays, lotions, citronella candles, and — most important, mosquitoes.

    The lantern

    18. A camping hammock with built-in netting to prevent any mosquitoes from terrorizing your shut-eye.

    19. A water-resistant portable stadium seat with a mesh seatback pocket that'll probably make you want to throw away your bulky camping chairs. It converts to a two-person bench pad if you lay it flat.

    The seat

    20. A sunshade triangle so you can create some much-needed shade in your backyard or on your camping trip. This heavy-duty sunshade is designed to block up to 95% of UV rays while blocking the sun to keep you cool.

    The sunshade

    21. A splurge-worthy pop-up tent for creating a spacious shelter that allows you and up to seven other people to enjoy the outdoors no matter the weather.

    The pop-up tent, which is completely see through

    22. A balcony bar because you want to enjoy the breeze and sunlight but your itty bitty balcony is trying to ruin your fun.

    The wood bar attached to balcony railing

    23. A bee-proof and drip-free hummingbird feeder if you wanna chill on your deck while watching these fast-moving flyers.

    24. A two-in-one first aid kit and flashlight to satisfy your desire for practical *and* stylish products. It has a light on one end, a compass on the other, and inside is all the first aid supplies you'll need.

    25. A foldable shovel that'll do basically anything you ask of it. In addition to being a shovel (duh!) it can be a hammer, how, pick, and saw. And when you want it out of the way, fold it down and store it out of sight.

    Mode using the shovel to dig, cut a tree, or pick dirt

    26. A pair of zipper crotch shorts so you can relieve yourself, comforted by the knowledge that you won't pee all over your shorts or pee half naked.

    27. A pair of dog leggings (!!!!!) for keeping Fido's legs — not just his paws — protected from all the mysterious mucky stuff outside. Now he can play in all the puddles and you don't have to deep clean your carpets. A win-win!

    Dog wearing gray plaid leggings

    28. A pack of biodegradable body wipes because sometimes a leaf just isn't going to cut it.

    Side by side of child model holding the wipes and the wipe being buried

    29. A survival bandana if you want to be prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws at you. It's filled with a wealth of useful information, like how to collect and purify water and how to signal for help.

    User showing the various uses for the bandana, including as a splint, sling, and as a headwrap

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