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Compact Gear Gadgets

National Geographic Mask and Snorkel Set
National Geographic Mask and Snorkel Set
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

This is the perfect mask and snorkel set for beginning snorkelers or those with any level of experience who are looking for high quality in a packable, travel-ready set. These are no swimming-pool-only components—the quality is equal or greater to what you'll find at dive shops.


Available colors: Black, Blue
$36.95
$21.99
Sol Outdoor Multitool
Sol Outdoor Multitool
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

Don’t get caught empty-handed on the road or trail. Our multitool features an array of survival essentials, including a removable folding blade with LED light and a removable compass. The emergency whistle can be heard up to a mile away, and the signal mirror is visible up to 20 miles away. Also includes fire-starting tinder and sparker, braided nylon cord that will hold 150 pounds, stainless steel wire, and emergency sewing and fishing kit. Includes instruction booklet by a backcountry survival expert.


$49.95
Share-A-Watt Travel Power Adapter
Share-A-Watt Travel Power Adapter
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

These days travelers often carry multiple electronic devices with them at all times. When you are out and about with a dying phone battery, an mp3 player on its last song, and a laptop that's almost out of juice, the Share-A-Watt travel-sized power strip helps you make the most out of scarce public power sources. Have only a few minutes between connecting flights, need to charge up as many devices as possible while refueling at a café, or finding that other travelers have already staked out the few available outlets? The Share A Watt lets you power up quickly, and more than one person can piggyback.


$19.95
Carabiner Clip Watch With LED Micro-light
Carabiner Clip Watch With LED Micro-light
(Based on 30 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

Equipped with a powerful LED micro-light, this clever explorer's watch has a built-in carabiner that clips right onto belt loops, packs and more, keeping the time and a light source within reach as you travel


Available colors: Blue, Green, Red, Silver
$45.00
Red Swiss Army LED Flashlight
Red Swiss Army LED Flashlight
(Based on 5 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

This sturdy, shockproof, and water-resistant little flashlight is a model of efficiency.


$35.00
Victorinox Swiss Champ Multitool
Victorinox Swiss Champ Multitool
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

The SwissChamp by Victorinox is one of the most robust multitools in the Swiss Army knife collection, and our version trades the classic red plastic exterior for a handsome hardwood case. With more than two dozen tools in one compact design, it's the ultimate utility for city or trail.


$129.00
French Laguiole Knife
French Laguiole Knife
(Based on 3 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Outdoor Gear

Forged from stainless steel in the Aubrac region of southern France, the couteau de Laguiole or Laguiole pocketknife has been proudly carried by farmers and merchants alike for almost 200 years.


$135.00
National Geographic Travel Clock
National Geographic Travel Clock
(Based on 21 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Clocks

Small enough to pack in a pocket, this solid little timepiece is a precision marvel of miniaturization built to travel.


$38.00
National Geographic Safari Binoculars
National Geographic Safari Binoculars
(Based on 4 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Binoculars and Optics

Our field-tested 10-x-42 binoculars pack precision optics in a rugged, lightweight body. Fully multicoated lenses enhance brightness, contrast, sharpness, and color accuracy. BAK-4 roof prisms allow more light to reach your eyes instead of clouding the image. Ideal on wildlife safaris and other backcountry trips, they boast a rubber-armored, water-resistant body and a 345-foot-wide view at 1,000 yards. Wide neck strap and case included.


$99.95
Stellarscope Star Finder
Stellarscope Star Finder
(Based on 4 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Telescopes and Microscopes
Quickly locate and identify more than 1,500 stars that are visible to the naked eye. Choose the adapter for your latitude, rotate the time/date selector for the current date and time, and look through the Stellarscope for a star map aligned with the actual night sky as it appears in your location at that moment. Accurate between 20° and 60° north or south latitude, which includes the continental U.S. as well as most of Alaska and Canada south of the Arctic Circle.
$49.00
Brass Telescope
Brass Telescope
(Based on 1 review)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Telescopes and Microscopes

Mariners took to sea 200 years ago with powerful, compact telescopes like this one, and you can too!

  • Brass body
  • 25- x 20-mm fully coated precision optics
  • Protective case with hand strap

$58.00
National Geographic Mini Weather Clip
National Geographic Mini Weather Clip
(Based on 19 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Weather Instruments
Clip this pocket-size weather station to your backpack or belt loop, and always have the day's forecast at your fingertips. Icons display current condition, temperature, barometric pressure, and humidity, as well as digital time and forecasts for the next eight hours. Carabiner clip flips around to become a desktop stand.
$49.95
Pocket AM/FM Shortwave Radio
Pocket AM/FM Shortwave Radio
(Based on 9 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Radios

Our supercompact radio by Grundig lets you tune in on AM, FM, and shortwave bands wherever you travel. Features an analog tuner for precision tuning with a digital display for easy identification. A tuner lock prevents you from accidentally changing stations while the radio is in a bag or pocket. Doubles as a travel slock with alarm.


$29.95
Mini Pocket Monocular
Mini Pocket Monocular
(Based on 7 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Binoculars and Optics

The highest quality optics now come in this remarkably small package.


$34.00
10 x 25 Waterproof Monocular
10 x 25 Waterproof Monocular
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Binoculars and Optics

Get the best optics in the lightest package with our 10 x 25 Waterproof Monocular. It brings birds and wildlife into focus, and it's so small that it's easy to toss in a backpack or pocket without weighing you down. With a near focus of just four feet, it's great for viewing insects too. Plus it's waterproof, so there's no fear of damaging the lenses no matter what the weather conditions. A monocular can come in handy on urban adventures too. Use it to zoom in on architectural details or frescos when visiting the world's great cathedrals and monuments. Please note that monoculars are less suited than binoculars are to viewing moving objects, such as birds in flight or sporting events, due to the comparatively narrower field of view.


$40.00
FirstScope Telescope
FirstScope Telescope
(Based on 2 reviews)
Category: Gear & Gadgets/Telescopes and Microscopes

In 1609, world-renowned Italian scientist Galileo Galilei introduced an elementary telescope to the growing astronomy community and sparked interest in the mysterious night sky for centuries to come. Four centuries later, in celebration of the International Year of Astronomy 2009, Celestron offers the portable FirstScope Telescope.


$49.99
$11.99