37 Amazon Products You'll Actually Use Outdoors | 22 Words
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From camping in the forest to hitting the beach in summer, we all need the right gadgets, accessories and outfits to enjoy the great outdoors. There are plenty of products on the market that end up just sitting in our cupboards unused, which is why I've compiled a list of 37 products you'll actually use outdoors… and my secret is I found them all on Amazon. All of these items have been hugely popular online and are affordable and functional. These items all have great reviews as well and I always find that you can pick up some amazing tips from other users as well. So, you can enjoy an outdoor lifestyle with a few little accessories to make the experiences more comfortable. Or you want to know the must have gadgets for dealing with the outdoors lifestyle. You are absolutely in the right place with this article. But a quick warning… when you discover these products, you'll want every single one of them.

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These Outdoor Weatherproof Lights for Evening Ambiance

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Whether it's a balmy summer evening or the weather turns sour, these outdoor weatherproof lights are the perfect way to create ambiance in your back yard, without having to worry about removing them when the rain sets in. Whether you're having friends over for a casual dinner or a more formal event, these vintage-style lights will set the mood.

These Mason Jar Lantern Decorations for a Kitsch Backyard Vibe

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These mason jar lanterns have become such a kitsch outdoor decoration that they've become a best-seller on Amazon. Whether you decorate your garden or sit them around the swimming pool, the solar-powered handmade lanterns will add a warm energy to your home. All my friends keep asking me where I found them and were excited that they could buy the same ones online.

These Authentic Mexican Blankets for Picnics and Accessorizing

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These handmade Mexican blankets are not only unique, with each having its own Aztec pattern, but they're also super soft to touch. Whether you use them as picnic blankets or want to wrap it around yourself on a cool evening, you won't be disappointed. And they're made from 100% recycled acrylic and cotton, so the quality fabric is breathable and lightweight. It's my go-to blanket for sunbathing outdoors too!

This Headlamp Flashlight for Camping and Running Outdoors

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I bought this headlamp flashlight for my boyfriend because he loves camping and running at night, and he absolutely loved it. The LED light has a generous beam, so whenever he's doing an at-night adventure he can see clearly in the dark. He even wears it to fix his car at night and stores it in his vehicle in case he ever has car trouble.

This Rash Guard to Protect Your Skin in the Surf

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I love surfing in summer but the board really irritates my skin. But this long-sleeved rash guard has been great for protecting my sensitive skin from the board, as well as the sun. It comes in a range of colors and has become a best-seller under rash guard shirts on Amazon.

This Tinted Hydrating Gel with SPF 30 to Protect Your Skin

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I take skin protection seriously, so I'm always on the lookout for beauty products that have sun protection. This tinted hydrating gel with SPF 30 is my new go-to because it's extremely moisturizing and feels natural on my skin. There are 10 colors to choose from, depending on your skin tone.

This Full-Coverage Foundation with Sun Protection and Hydration

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If you're looking for a full-coverage foundation, then this CC (color correcting) cream with sun protection is an essential item. It reduces the appearance of acne scars, wrinkles and redness all while protecting your skin from the outdoor elements. Plus, it's actually an affordable price on Amazon!

This Magnetic Wristband to Hold All Your Must-Have Gadgets

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My boyfriend loves DIY around the house and fixing up his car, so I bought him this magnetic wristband for him to hold his gadgets while he's working. Now he never wants to take it off and is always outside finding new projects to fix. So, if you're looking for gift ideas, this is a super affordable one.

This Camping Lantern and Phone Charger for Backpacking Emergencies

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You might have seen this camping lantern and phone charger on the TV show Shark Tank and now it's available on Amazon. It's such a great gadget in emergency situations if you're backpacking or away from home and lose battery on your phone. The LED solar lantern is lightweight too, so it's easy to transport when you're traveling.

This Inflatable Lounger Gives You Comfort in Any Outdoor Location

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I love lounging in an inflatable lounger when I'm camping or at the beach, but I hate having to pump them up. But this air lounger doesn't require a pump at all! So, you can use it at a pool party, concert or camping trip and it's extremely quick and easy to inflate.

These Survival Bracelets are an Outdoor Essential

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When you're going on a hike or outdoor adventure, no one wants to overpack a heavy backpack. Which is why these survival bracelets are essential – because they just wrap around your wrist and include five must-have items. It includes a fire starter, compass, emergency whistle, ferro rod striker and also 12 feet of military-grade paracord!

These Weather Resistant Lanterns are Life Savers in Storm Outages

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It's always great to have a few gadgets in case of emergencies because you never know when a storm might hit and you lose power. These weather resistant lanterns are great to keep for just that. They have a powerful 360-degree light that can work even in the stormiest conditions.

This On-The-Go Baby Dome for Sun Protection Outdoors

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When it's a gorgeous day outside and you want to sunbathe while keeping your baby shaded… this on-the-go baby dome will be your favorite gadget. The canopy protects the little ones from sun as well as bugs and it folds flat, so it's easy to take to the park or beach.

This Odor Eliminator to Deodorize Animal Scent Around Your Home

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If you've ever had animals leave their unwanted scent on your doorstep or in your back yard, then you'll definitely appreciate this odor eliminator. It deodorizes scents, whether it's skunk spray or a neighborhood cat or dog that is disrupting your Zen space. It's become an Amazon's Choice product due to its popularity!

This Outdoor Dog Bed to Protect Your Pooch from the Sun

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If you like to treat your dog to the best in comfort, then this canopy for your pooch is a must-have. It keeps your fur baby out of the dirt and protects from the sun, all while they can have a relaxing nap. It's made of a breathable mesh fabric too, so they won't overheat on hot days.

This Pet Water Bottle for Day Trips with Your Dog

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If you're a dog lover like I am, you know how important it is to make sure your fur baby stays hydrated when out walking. My dog gets extremely thirsty and overheated, especially in summer, so I now always carry this dog water bottle. It easily fits in my handbag and means I'm always prepared when I'm on the go with my pooch.

This Artificial Grass Will Keep Your Backyard Spotless

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This artificial grass has become an Amazon's Choice product because of its high-density lush fibers that look and feel like natural grass. It's great for all outdoor activities all year round and pets love rolling around on it too. It means no more mowing lawns and landscaping the garden!

This Tanning Oil Moisturizes and Has Sun Protection

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If you love getting a tan like I do, this tanning oil will help you achieve a sun-kissed glow while also protecting your skin. Despite being an oil, this tanning oil has SPF 15 sun protection and moisturizes the skin for a supple and healthy look. All my friends keep commenting on how relaxed and healthy I've been looking lately… and this product is my secret.

These Travel Towels for Portable Cotton Washcloths

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Whenever I'm going outdoors all day or traveling, these portable cotton washcloths are my go-to essential product. They're made of non-woven cotton linen and all you have to do is put them in cold or warm water for a few seconds and they expand to become a towel. They're perfect to remove makeup, wipe your fingers or face to keep your skin clean.

These Outdoor Sports Headbands for Fashion and Function

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Keeping long hair out of my face when I'm doing outdoor activities is a must and these are my favorite sports headbands. They're both fashionable and functional and the price tag makes them a no-brainer on Amazon. And they come in a six pack of different colors to match any outfit.

These Lightweight Cargo Pants are Quick Drying for Hiking

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These cargo pants are the perfect outfit for any outdoor enthusiast. There are plenty of pockets to store all your gadgets and the fabric is lightweight enough for comfort while traveling. I wear them all the time and now all my girlfriends want the same ones.

These Active Shorts Have Extra Pockets for Your Outdoor Necessities

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These active workout shorts have become a best-seller on Amazon because they're so comfortable and functional too. The casual shorts have great pockets to carry your smartphone and house keys while you're out jogging. And the color selection is to die for.

This Utility Shirt with UPF30 is for Outdoors Lovers

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This men's outdoor recreation shirt is specifically designed for comfort and function. So, whether he's fishing or out on the water all day under the sun, this will protect his skin from the UVA rays and survive rugged environments. And not to mention, it's a stylish look for any rugged man.

These Men's Messenger Cargo Shorts for Action Men

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These stylish, yet practical belted cargo shorts are the staple wardrobe necessity for any action man. I bought them for my boyfriend and he wears them on all his outdoor adventures, whether he's fishing, hiking or working on DIY projects outdoors. They're adjustable at the cuffs and the 100% cotton fabric is luxuriously soft on the skin.

This Heavy-Duty Sports Watch for Outdoor Adventures

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This men's digital chronograph watch shows military time for heavy-duty outdoor adventure. You can wear it swimming, in rough terrain and also shows the date as well as time. It comes in a range of colors and is the perfect gift idea for the man in your life.

These Car Headrest Hooks to Hold Your Handbag While Driving

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This is the best gadget I've found in a long time… and I only discovered it recently. This car seat hook allows two purses to sit behind each headrest. Now I know my handbag won't be flying around the backseat of the car while I'm driving and the price point is super affordable. Now all my girlfriends are buying it too.

This Car Sun Visor Organizer for All Your Accessories

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This car sun visor organizer holds everything you need, from your credit cards, glasses, phone charger wires and pens. So, when you're out and about, your must-have essentials are at your fingertips. It's a great gift idea for friends and family too at a very affordable price.

This Car Phone Holder Works with Androids and iPhones

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There are many car phone holders on the market, but this holder mount is my go-to because it works with both Androids and iPhones. It's an Amazon's Choice product because of its latest improved vent clip that won't break or drop off the car. So, it's easily and securely attached to most air vents.

This Hands-Free Portable Neck Fan Keeps You Cool While Traveling

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This hands-free portable neck fan keeps you perfectly cool when you're out and about in hot temperatures. It has three levels of air flow, to choose from depending on the temperatures. And the price point makes it a great gift idea too.

This Lightweight Hammock is Compact and Comfortable

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Anyone who loves camping and backpacking as much as I do, will love these single and double hammocks. You can sleep comfortably under the stars in this lightweight travel hammock that folds up small enough to carry easily. It manages to be extremely durable to last a lifetime, while also being very affordable.

These Mesh Covers are Great at Keeping Bugs Off Food and Plants

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These mesh food covers are perfect for covering food while eating outside. So, whether you're having a BBQ with friends or gone for a picnic with family, your food will be protected. They also double as plant protectors, so bugs won't destroy your flowers or vegetable garden.

This Umbrella Hook for Beach Towels and Hats is a Must-Have

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This beach umbrella hook is perfect for hanging your camera, keys, hats, beach towels and sunglasses while you're off swimming or taking a nap under the shade. I didn't even know this gadget existed until I found it on Amazon and now, I'm constantly recommending it to all my friends.

These Beach Cup Holders Keep Your Drink from Getting Sandy

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These beach cup holders keep your drink sand-free so you can sit back and enjoy a lazy afternoon by the sea. You get a pack of six, so there's enough for your friends and family to join in on the lounging. They're not just a drink holder either – they can double as a storage compartment to hold your car keys or credit card while you're enjoying the beach.

This Beach Purse Holds Wine in a Hidden Compartment for Discretion

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This beach wine purse holds two whole bottles discretely, while allowing you to pour your beverage through the pouch. Whether you're at the beach, in a park or at a concert, it's the perfect accessory for all occasions.

And it's a great gift idea too!

This Cooling Towel is a Best Seller

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When you're outside working out, playing golf or lounging at the beach, this cooling mesh towel helps you stay fresh. It's super soft on the skin and the evaporation technology keeps the cloth cold. I recently discovered these towels and they've become a staple in my outdoor workout routine.

This Facial Gel Stops Perspiration in Hot and Stressful Situations

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I get anxious in certain situations, which makes me sweat, as well as in hot temperatures. It has always been an embarrassing experience, until I found this Face Saver Antiperspirant Gel. I wear it on my face under my makeup and it stops the sweating… it's been great in summer and when I'm giving presentations at work.

This Water Filter Straw for Emergencies When Hiking and Traveling

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This genius water filter straw invention is small enough to fit in your pocket while hiking or traveling and removes 99.99% of bacteria and parasites from water. It also removes microplastics as well as the waterborne bacteria. That means you can drink from any water source you find while in rugged situations.