Outdoor & Survival Gear Roundup image featuring Kershaw Camp 5 Fixed Blade

We’ve got an updated classic to show you this week from SOG, as well as a new fixed blade from Kershaw that is poised to become an excellent choice for the budget-minded adventurer. Plus: a water purifier that kills viruses, bushcraft folding knives, a new survival machete, and more.

SOG Flash AT Assisted XR-Lock Folders

SOG Flash AT pocketknife with cyan handles on wood surface, surrounded by a gold wristwatch and 35mm film rolls

SOG’s latest updated classic is the Flash AT with an all-new lock system and a versatile design. The spring-assisted action is impressively strong, and the ambidextrous lockback is highly effective. The handle will allow both big and small hands alike to harness the nearly 3.5” of cryo-treated, TiNi coated D2 blade steel. This is one of those designs that you can take right from your daily grind to your weekend getaway and it won’t miss a beat!

SOG Flash AT Specs

  • Blade Length: 3.45″
  • Closed Length: 4.74″
  • Overall Length: 8.29″
  • Blade Material: D2 Tool Steel
  • Blade Thickness: 0.12″
  • Blade Style: Drop Point
  • Blade Grind: Flat
  • Blade Finish: Black Titanium Nitride
  • Handle Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon
  • Locking Mechanism: AT-XR Lock
  • Pivot Assembly: AT Assisted Technology
  • Pocket Clip: Deep Carry Stainless Steel (Tip-Up, Right/Left Carry)
  • Weight: 4.49 oz.
  • Ambidextrous Spine-Mounted Safety
  • Made in Taiwan

Kershaw Camp 5 Survival Fixed Blade

Kershaw Camp 5 fixed blade and sheath resting on a backpack

Camping? Hunting? Food prep? The new Kershaw Camp 5 does it all for a very affordable price. The hard-working D2 blade is optimized for highly efficient cutting thanks to its flat grind and broad swedge that minimizes resistance as you cut. Lightweight GFN handles provide easy and effective gripping power and a versatile sheath system keeps things secure while you are adventuring.

Kershaw Camp 5 Specs

  • Blade Length: 4.75″ (12.2 cm)
  • Overall Length: 9.125″ (23.3 cm)
  • Blade Material: D2 Tool Steel
  • Blade Style: Bowie
  • Blade Finish: Stonewash
  • Handle Material: Black GFN (Glass Filled Nylon)
  • Sheath Material: Black GFN
  • Weight: 5.7 oz. (213 g)
  • Made in China

ESEE Expat Darien Survival Machete

ESEE Expat Darien Machete with sheath resting on a backpack

A solid machete has been the “one tool option” for countless cultures throughout history, so what better way to equip yourself for survival than with a blade like the Darien? This effective blade can do it all with a weight forward design that slashes and chops then narrows down at the back to keep things balanced for fine jobs like cutting notches or making feathersticks. With Micarta handles to keep your hands comfy and secure, this really is a tool you can bet your life on.

ESEE Expat Darien Specs

  • Blade Length: 12.375″
  • Handle Length: 5.8125″
  • Overall Length: 18.1875″
  • Blade Material: 1075 Carbon Steel
  • Blade Thickness: 0.094″
  • Blade Hardness: 54-56HRC
  • Blade Style: Machete
  • Blade Grind: Flat
  • Blade Finish: Condor Classic
  • Handle Material: Micarta
  • Sheath Material: Canvas
  • Sheath Color: Tan
  • Weight: 15.5 oz.
  • Weight with Sheath: 20.0 oz.
  • Made in El Salvador by Condor Knife & Tool

LionSteel B35 Sleipner Steel Bushcraft Series

LionSteel B35 Bushcraft fixed blade and sheath resting on a backpack

Part bushcrafter, part compact survival knife, the B35 is the perfect size to accompany you on any outdoor excursion. The Sleipner steel used in the blade gives you premium performance while the comfortable handle offers a full grip that lets you work the knife hard with no hot spots. Take your pick from beautiful wood handles or even more rugged G10 or Micarta options.

LionSteel B35 Bushcraft Specs

  • Blade Length: 3.54″ (90 mm)
  • Cutting Edge: 3.43″ (87 mm)
  • Handle Length: 4.45″ (113 mm)
  • Overall Length: 7.99″ (203 mm)
  • Blade Material: Sleipner Tool Steel
  • Blade Thickness: 0.15″ (3.7 mm)
  • Blade Hardness: 60-61HRC
  • Blade Style: Spear Point
  • Blade Grind: Flat
  • Blade Finish: Satin
  • Handle Material: Available with G10, Micarta, Olive Wood, or Santos Mahogany
  • Handle Thickness: 0.67″ (17 mm)
  • Sheath Material: Brown Leather with Double Seam
  • Weight: 4.83 oz. (137 g)
  • Designer: Michele “Molletta” Pensato
  • Made in Italy

Cold Steel Finn Wolf Bushcraft Folders

Cold Steel Finn Wolf with orange handle, slightly open and resting on a branch

A bushcraft classic, the Finn Wolf is ready to make memories with you as you enjoy the outdoors. Equipped with the Tri-Ad lock for new levels of safety and security, this knife is utterly reliable in the toughest, most uncompromising conditions. Multiple color options ensure easy visibility and an AUS-8 blade with a wickedly sharp Scandi grind completes the package, making this perfect for campers and bushcrafters everywhere.

Cold Steel Finn Wolf Specs

  • Blade Length: 3.5″
  • Blade Thickness: 3 mm
  • Overall Length: 7.875″
  • Steel: Japanese AUS-8 Stainless Steel
  • Blade Grind: Scandinavian
  • Weight: 3.4 oz.
  • Handle: Griv-Ex (Grivory)
  • Handle Length: 4.375″
  • Pocket Clip: Ambidextrous Pocket/Belt Clip
  • Made in Taiwan

Silky Saws GunFighter and Pistol Grip Hand Saws

Silky Saws Gunfighter 270mm Saw in hand

Perfect for camping, survival, or just plain yard work, we can’t say enough good things about Silky Saws. These are simply the most efficient and fast-cutting hand saws that money can buy. Made in Japan these models come equipped with comfortable pistol-grip handles and high-quality rigid sheaths and are available in several different lengths to get any job done.


SteriPEN UV Water Purifiers

SteriPEN Ultra UV Water Purifier being used to sterilize water in a bottle next to a running stream

Harness the brilliant power of the sun to keep you healthy! The powerful UV light from these devices kills bacteria, protozoa, and even viruses, ensuring you have safe drinking water when out on the trail. Not just for camping and hiking, these are a great travel accessory, especially when headed overseas to countries where water cleanliness may be suspect.


UST Ultimate Survival Technologies Survival Kits

UST Ultimate Survival Technologies Fire Kit

Failing to prepare is preparing to fail. Get your prepping done now with our selection of survival kits from UST Ultimate Survival. Be ready for anything with our wide selection of survival kits. They range from compact units with waterproof cases, firestarting kits, first-aid kits, and “Learn & Live” waterproof cards full of essential survival instructions.

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