‘Best In Show’ Winter Gear At Outdoor Retailer (part II)

Light Up The Campsite — BioLite’s NanoGrid package includes a small rechargeable power bank with an embedded lantern and torch. As the central hub of this system, it offers light as well as a place to plug in a device to charge up. The accompanying tethered LEDs can be daisy-chained to the main unit to give a unique lighted ambiance to any campsite.

Up to 40 feet of lighting can be strung together (the NanoGrid package comes with 20 feet of lighting). ($99.95; February 2015)

Stephen Regenold

Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.