Must-have cheap camping equipment and outdoor essentials    

With the summer holidays edging nearer, what better way to enjoy the hottest season than a camping trip! You’ll find all the cheap camping equipment you need to have the holiday of a lifetime, whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or a camping newbie!  

Light the way with a headlamp  

Whether spelunking in caves or simply nipping out for a midnight loo run, this zoom headlamp is perfect for any camping trip. Never walk around at night without a light again with this camping essential, ideal for keeping you safe and guiding the way through the darkness of a campsite.   

Need some camping rope? Knot an issue!  


A rope always comes in handy for camping trips. From fastening down tents to tying up rafts at the shore, our braided rope is strong and durable enough for various camping tasks and is an essential item for every camping trip.   

Get the fire started with some fire logs  


No camping trip is complete without a campfire, as there’s nothing like toasting a few marshmallows while huddling for warmth over a roaring fire in the woods at night. These firepower kiln-dried hardwood logs are perfect for lighting a fire quickly and getting the BBQ going – all you need is the grill and flame lighter!   

Open up a can of deliciousness!  

When going on an extended camping trip, it’s important to pack plenty of food that will last a while and not expire quickly. An absolute camping essential is a can opener for opening tinned foods like beans for a quick and hearty evening meal! Lightweight and portable, this product is durable and perfect for a survival kit.   

Lunch packed for freshness  

Speaking of food, you’ll need something to eat your grub out of! Our lunch box with a cutlery set is perfect for dishing up dinner and transporting food on the go! So, enjoy that sandwich at the top of the mountain or keep your snacks fresher for longer as you hike along the trail with a click and lock function to ensure freshness. 

Ready to go on an adventure of a lifetime? Check out the rest of our camping essentials online, or head down to your nearest Poundstretcher! Use our handy store locator to find the closest store to you.