The first thing you should be packing when heading to the woods is a torch and you can’t rely on your phone! This super slim and clippable torch has a 1350mAh USB rechargeable battery that lasts an incredible 52 hours – plenty of time to reach a charging station, even in the depths of December.
Nixon, The Mission Watch (https://www.nixon.com/us/en/smart)
Smartphones and smart watches can be temperamental at the best of times, but that’s especially bad news when you’re off adventuring (this is where gadget travel insurance always comes in handy). You need a watch that can withstand pretty much anything, right? Well, here comes the Mission! Shock-resistant? Check. Water-resistant? Check. Heavy duty? Check! This smart watch has it all, including preloaded apps and real-time surf and snow shred alerts.
Victorinox Ranger Wood Pocket Knife (https://www.victorinox.com)
Any adventurer knows how surprisingly useful a pocket knife can be, but why settle when you can buy the best?! This elegant piece has a beautiful walnut handle and 10 essential functions, including a bottle opener for the nights you take it easy.