John Rubens

1,086 Added | 2 Magazines | 36 Likes | 5 Following | 207 Followers | @johnrubens | Keep up with John Rubens on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “John Rubens”

Self-inflating camping trailer sets up in just 90 seconds

No poles needed<p>In the camper world, anything you can do to make the outdoors a bit easier can go a long way. For those that hate the hassle of tent poles and rain covers, look no further than the Air Opus: a trailer system that includes a pop-out tent that inflates in 90 seconds.<p>We’ve seen …

Air Opus Pop-Up Camper

Pop-up campers are great for saving space, but not so great for easy setup. The Air Opus Pop-Up Camper alleviates this by replacing traditional poles …

Off-roading

Camping Magazine Awards 2018 - The Best Tents

Find out the winners in our annual Editor's Choice awards for 2018, including the Tent of The Year ...<br>(RSS generated with FetchRss)

Top 10 Best 2-Person Tents for 2018

(ALPS Mountaineering)<p>Whether you’re backpacking through remote wilderness amongst bears and mountain lions, or just camping out in the back yard with …

Backpacking

SpaceCamper rearranges the Volkswagen camper van for light, open design

SpaceCamper already offers Light and Open models, and now it mashes them together, creating the LightOpen van. We've seen a lot of multiple …

Outdoors

Nemo's Ultralight Weatherproof Chogori Tent Goes Up In Seconds

When camping in questionable weather conditions or in the dead of winter, time is a luxury most can’t afford. So when it comes to putting up a …

Backpacking

The Best Ways to Camp With Alcohol

If you are in the mindset that the splendors of the backcountry are even more splendid with a cold beverage in your hand, then you're in luck. It's never been easier to carry the booze of your choice deep into the woods. We've picked our five favorite vessels, from growlers to flasks, that will …

Alcohol

(Video) This Guy's Survival Kit is Genius! How Did He Plan it so Well?!

If you're reading this, there's a very high chance you really enjoy survival. You're a survival enthusiast, no doubt. And if you happen to not be, …

Cycling

Toyota Wants to Sell You an Indomitable Overlander Straight From the Factory

Toyota has just given its TRD Pro off-road lineup a host of thorough updates to better compete in the growing segment of factory-fresh off-roaders. …

Off-roading

The 6 Best Off-Road Trailers of 2018

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018.</i><p>There was once a time when exploring the great outdoors on wheels …

RVs

A Look Back at the New Gear We Discovered This Week

<i>Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of the best new gear pulled</i> …

Keith Haring

Defender Multi Tool

The Defender Multi Tool is a multifunction tool you will want to have around for various reasons - 11 to be more specific. Built in stainless steel, …

The Best Camping Gadgets and Tools to Try on Your Next Trip

Going on a primitive camping adventure is exciting but modern campers don’t like the idea of getting down and dirty every time they are out on a …

15 Great Deals at REI's January Clearance Sale

Presenting all the stuff you should actually buy that also happens to have the deepest markdowns.<p>Patagonia Downtown Loft Parka ($284; 35 percent off)<p>Made of a buttery soft, durable, water-repellant satin polyester that feels so good against your skin you could wear it and nothing else. The 800-fill …

The 28 Best Outdoor Stores in America

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Editor’s Choice: Outdoor Gear</b> …

Outdoors

What Can You Prove? GDPR and Data Protection

<b>Within the immense framework that is GDPR, there is one clause that invokes a topic in the security community that is particularly interesting,</b> …

Project Millenium Falcon – Land Rover Defender

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>4x4<br>• British<br>• Cars<br>• Off Road<p>Project Millenium Falcon<p>Project Millenium Falcon is a comprehensively rebuilt Land Rover …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Fishing

A Look Back at 25 Rare and Extreme Overlanders, Off-Roaders and 4x4s Announced in 2017

You know what’s great? Sports cars and convertibles and luxury sedans. And especially grand tourers — I love grand tourers. They’re all wonderful …

Land Rover

The Best Winter Camping Gear for Sleeping in the Snow

Want to get outside this season? These 13 products can help you do it more comfortably and safely than ever before.We’ve said it before: Hiking …

Backpacking

The Best Deals at REI's Post-Holiday Sale

If Santa brought you a pair of socks instead of that one piece of gear you actually wanted then you're in luck. Now is one of the best times to score a deal on some great gear, and REI is having a blowout sale today through January 1, 2018.<p>Vasque Lost 40 Boots ($120)<p>Hitting the tundra this winter? …

You Passed, Now What? Steps to Take After Earning Your HAM Radio License

Amateur (aka HAM) Radio has proven time and again to be an invaluable option when existing communication infrastructure fails due to natural or …

Active Shooter inside the Airport | What can you do to increase your survivability?

Criminals and terrorists both tend to take advantage of a ‘soft target’ when possible. We saw this take place at the Ft. Lauderdale airport baggage …

Self Defense

eDiscovery Market Mashup: Worldwide Software and Services Overview - 2017-2022

Follow Us on Social Media<p>Search @ComplexD<p>Taken from a combination of public market sizing estimations as shared in leading electronic discovery …

20 Gift Ideas for the Outdoorsman

Even though we have known a person for quite some time, picking the best gift for them still sounds stressful. “What if they don’t like my gift?” is …

This Year in Gear: 41 Great Cars, Motorcycles and Driving Accessories Released in 2017

With a deluge of new products hitting store shelves and browser windows every day, it’s easy to lose track of everything that happens in a year. So, …

Motorcycles

The flying, floating, roof-riding and otherwise cool and unusual tents of 2017

Camping in thin air<p>Hammocks have become an extremely popular and trendy piece of outdoor kit, and more than a few outdoor start-ups have devoted …

The smartest, slickest and swankiest camper vans and large motorhomes of 2017

The "van life" movement has been gaining momentum for years, but it seemed like 2017 really saw a variety of intriguing new vans (and van build-outs) …

The Best Rooftop Cargo Carriers, According to You

We scanned Amazon's bestseller list for the highest-rated rooftop carriers, then pulled the best, most authoritative reviews for each.<p><b>Keeper Waterproof Cargo Bag ($50)</b><p>"My girlfriend and I recently relocated from New York City to Los Angeles. We downsized as much as necessary and packed the rest of …