Gear Tuesday: Get charged with backpacking stove


The BioLite Wood Burning CampStoveā„¢ combines the benefits of a backpacking stove and an off-grid power charger so you can cook a meal while charging your gadgets at a backcountry campsite.

What will they think of next? Here’s a backpacking stove that heats with twigs.It uses some kind of thermoelectric technology to convert heat to electricity that charges and internal battery and powers a fan to increase the efficiency of the fire.

Check it out HERE

Extra electricity from the stove can be used to charge small electronics like cell phones, headlamps and rechargeable batteries. It weighs about 2 pounds but you don’t have to carry fuel canisters.

Cost: $130; seen at REI.

Photo provided by REI


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