Since we started camping a few years ago, we’ve amassed an impressive collection of torches, lanterns, head torches and lights. It might not seem important, but decent lighting can make life so much easier when camping. We’ve tried a few different options, but we think we’ve cracked it now when it comes to having the most efficient lighting options when camping. I thought I’d share some of our favourites with you, especially as the nights are drawing in now.
Just before our last camping trip I was offered the chance to try out and review a portable floodlight from LOFTEK.
I thought that I’d seen everything there was to see in lighting, but this has seriously impressed us. Firstly, the brightness is fantastic, perfect for lighting the whole tent. When it says portable floodlight, it really is a floodlight! I loved how compact it was, perfect for camping trips, although it could just as easily be used in workshops, sheds etc at home. The light is charged via USB, which takes a few hours and then offers up to seven hours of lighting.
As if that wasn’t enough, it also doubles as a power bank. We tested it out with our tablet, and it charged super quickly. This did drain the power considerably, but we were very surprised with how well it acted as a charger. This has been a brilliant addition to our camping set up. In fact, I’d go as far as to say that it’s been our favourite new bit of camping kit this year.
If we are camping with an electric hook up, the only light we need in the tent is our Kampa Sabrelink. Not only does it have a remote control (it is AMAZING to be able to get into your warm cosy bed and then turn