MEC innovations

4 ways to level up your camp kitchen

You’ve got some great camping adventures planned this August.

But you REFUSE to eat hotdogs and marshmallows for dinner even one. more. time.

Class up your camping snacks and beverages with these innovative, portable tools:

The Aeropress Coffee & Espresso Maker

Real coffee, crema and all, from a device that weighs less than the average hiking boot. The hardest thing about this Aeropress is making sure no one steals your cuppa.

Need a few more coffee solutions?

The vortex blenderVortex blender

Some of us need coffee in the morning; others can’t face the day without their daily smoothie. We’ve got you covered.

This hand-powered blender mixes everything from smoothies to waffle batter.

Ready to break camp? The base fits smoothly into the pitcher when you’re done blending.

Camp Chef Popcorn Popper

Put your campfire embers to good use with this handy popcorn maker. So good, you won’t want to share!

Light My Fire — Grandpa’s Firegrillfiregrill

Let’s face it: a lone marshmallow stick just can’t do grilled cheese justice.

Campers with more advanced toasting needs will love Grandpa’s Firegrill.

This handy wire gadget slips securely over the end of almost any stick to hold your toast, sliced veggies or lake trout firmly above the flames.

What’s YOUR favourite camp cooking hack?