The Goods: Road Trips

May 20, 2008
Outside Magazine
The Goods: Road Trips

1. YAKIMA SKYBOX PRO 16 This aerodynamic, 80 percent recycled rooftop trunk has 16 cubic feet of space. $520;

2. INTELLIGENTFIRSTAID KIT A calm, clear female voice guides you through the steps with this emergency-supplies stash. $130;

3. ETÓN VOICELINK FR1000 EMERGENCY RADIO If the batteries run down, you can hand-crank to power this weather-resistant AM/FM/weather radio, walkie-talkie, alarm clock, flashlight, and cell-phone charger. $150;

4. ALPINE BLACKBIRD PMD-B200 Dock this rechargeable handheld GPS ($750) in its complementary in-dash media player (not pictured; $1,000) for a touchscreen audio/video/navigation system.

5. CONTIGO AUTOSEAL WEST LOOP Spill-proof travel mug. Nuff said. $20;

6. OUTDOOR RESEARCH EXPED MULTIMAT A tough, waterproof ground cover vast enough for two to spread out on. $38;

7. CHARLYBOX Fill half with two liters of H20, half with dog food, snap together, and go. $60;

8. XTREMEMAC INCHARGE AUTO Car-charge iPods, iPhones, and anything with a USB port. $20;

9. MOUNTAINSMITH TOUR FX Brilliant: a camera-gear hauler in a well-designed and -balanced lumbar pack. $85;

10. KELTY BINTO BAR Separate your mobile mess kit into three bags and stow em under this collapsible organizer s wind-shielded prep board. $120;

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