Page 48

L m

The Quicker Dry PACKTOWL LUXE

FROM $13

A typical beach towel will almost invariably overstuff your pack for a hike to the swimming hole. The microfiber Luxe is a third of the bulk, plus it dries quicker and fights mildew, thanks to a silver chloride in the fabric. And yes, it feels just as plush. packtowl.com

The Burlier Ice Bucket OTTERBOX VENTURE 45 COOLER BIG AGNES THREE FORKS SHELTER

$200

Keep the midday sun from cutting your venture short. This shelter provides enough shade to cover a picnic table, and it’s built like a high-end tent, with lightweight aluminum poles that set up easily and taped seams th top leaks if a rainstorm strikes. bigagnes.com

$300

The 45-quart cooler’s two-layer insulation and innerand-outer shell construction store ice for up to two weeks while trays keep everything organized and protected from crushing. Opt for the all-terrain wheels (a $250 add-on) if you want to go full tilt. otterbox.com

Plush Paddling

Wave-Worthy Tunes

OLD TOWN CASTINE FROM $1,300 LIFEPROOF AQUAPHONICS AQ10

$200

speaker is equipped for all-day partying: s 13 hours of battery life and can conto up to eight devices, so DJ duties can divvied up. And when someone dancing knocks it into the water, no sweat—because it floats, too. lifeproof.com

046

JULY 2018

MEN’S JOURNAL

The Castine is built for comfort, with a low, formfitting, highly adjustable seat and thigh braces that cocoon you inside, leaving you free to concentrate on paddling. And with three sizes, from 13'6" to 14'5", it’s simple to get yours just right. oldtowncanoe.com

bvggtyrddeer  
bvggtyrddeer  
Advertisement