Truck Camping

Truck Toppers

  • look for pre-wired, shore-powered, windows, storage etc

Very Lightweight Popup Campers

Trailers

Standard Popup Campers

General Truck Gear (matttresses, lights, storage, etc)

Hike/Bike Gear

Clothing

Bike Hardware

Campsite Gear

Storage

Table

Lighting

  • Cyalume light sticks
  • Lite flare (LF-01)
  • Luminaid inflatable solar camping light

Large-Scale Water

Shelter

  • tent seam sealer
  • extra-large rainfly rig
  • stuff sack for Stargazer chair
  • extra-large ground tarp

Cooking

Firebuilding

Home firepit

  • state park grill

Weather Stations

Radio-Specific

truck install

  • SiriusXM portable radio for use on ground as well

Yaesu accessories

  • 12-volt charger
  • AA battery pack

Comfort/Safety

Car Camping Mattresses

Hammock Camping

Repellants and Medicines

  • Sawyer insect repellant
  • Badger sore muscle cream

MREs and Dehydrated Food

Hydration

  • Infini-nutrition sports drink

Search/Rescue

  • inReach mount for truck window
  • high-visibility holster for GPS 64
  • new inReach mini or used Garmin inReach
  • use GEOS via inReach for Search/Rescue insurance; will reimburse me for out-of-pocket expenses related to a S/R event—$17.95/year

Miscellaneous

  • eyeglass cases/cloths for all packs and bike

Emergency Comms

  • North America satellite phone

First Aid

  • need tackle box/tackle bag for first aid kit (or use small Pelican)
  • neosporin
  • tape
  • gauze pads
  • bandaids
  • bandages
  • 4-inch closure strips
  • ammonia capsules
  • 4×4 sterile dressing pads
  • non-adhering sterile dressings 2×2
  • gauze roll
  • 1-inch adhesive tape
  • multi-tool
  • trauma scissors
  • irrigation syringe
  • cotton swabs
  • antiseptic towelettes
  • cleaning pads with lidocaine
  • moleskin
  • aloe vera gel packets
  • pain relievers
  • immodium
  • Hydrocortisone cream
  • SAM splint
  • Israeli bandage

Vehicle-Specific

general setup

other accessories and tools

  • LED fog lamps under bumper
  • Solar Showers
  • joystick-controlled spotlight
  • seat covers (https://covercraft.com/us/en)
  • battery jumpstarter
  • floor jack/tire change kit
  • WeatherTech floor liners
  • fire extinguisher
  • heavy duty electrical cable and socket box with reel
  • collapsible water hose
  • small shovel
  • 18-volt air wrench (e.g., Ryobi)
  • compressed air storage tank
  • locking tailgate (example)
  • alternative spare tire carrier [bed, grill etc] (example)
  • 1-UP USA bike racks
  • BushWinch
  • inflatable mattress for crew cab (https://tinyurl.com/y8v8xpjj)
  • husband pillow for truck mattress
  • large-format GPS

General Technology