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Tops Knives Hammer Hawk

This beast is ready for your next outdoor adventure: The Tops Knives Hammer Hawk. Available for purchase very soon from Makais.

It’s Hammock Season – Have You Tried Hammock Camping?

Ever slept in a hammock? It’s more comfortable than you probably imagine! Check out a Hennessy Hammock at Makais. No need for tent + sleeping pad with a camping hammock.


How To Use A Steripen

Nice instructional demo on how to use a Steripen – courtesy of Tahoe Mountain Sports

Evernew Appalachian Titanium Cooking Set


The Appalachian Set is made out of titanium and includes: 550 ml pot, multi-fuel stove, pot stand, and windscreen.  Includes mesh stuff sack.  Set weighs:  5.7 oz.   Dimensions:  3.7″ x 3.4″.  Capacity:  16.9 fl oz.

Find it at Makais, or in our Amazon/Ebay stores. Happy shopping!

Ultralight Sleeping Bag $7.77

sleeping-bagLooking for a killer deal on an ultra-light sleeping bag? Check out this Vaude bag we’re auctioning off with no reserve in our Ebay store. Bidding starts at only $7.77. Last one left!

Vaude Splock Backpack $9.77


Once again, we’re auctioning off some amazing inventory closeout deals in our newly re-launched ebay store. Check out this Vaude Splock backpack auction currently priced at $9.77 with no reserve price! Find this deal and many more in our ebay store.

Eureka Tents – Sleeping Bags, Lights, Pads, & More

Eureka Tents – Tents, Sleeping Bags, Lights, Pads, & More. Check out some pics of Eureka brand products below, and shop Eureka at Makais.

About Eureka: “Around the globe and across the street, Eureka!® has been bringing families and friends together in the outdoors for more than 100 years. Our field-proven tents, shelters and sleeping bags are ready to take on everything from the rigors of an Everest expedition to the rowdiness of a backyard sleepover. With innovative features, our products are designed for a lifetime of use, providing the comfort that makes it easy for you to enjoy life outdoors.”

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Tops Knives – American Made Fixed Blade Knives

Like Tops Knives? I bet you do. Not familiar with Tops? You should get familiar! These knives are awesome. Seriously good quality made in the USA fixed blade knives. Many new Tops brand knives coming soon to Makais. Check our site in the coming weeks for more Tops Knives. For now, feast your eyes on the below Tops Knives photos… (click any individual knife for a larger photo)

Camp Stoves: End of Year Deals!

camp-stoveGive the gift of quality camp stove to the avid camper or backpacker in your life, or just treat yourself to an awesome new stove. We’ve priced all our stoves to sell! Check out the stoves on sale now. Hurry, prices good for a limited time only!

Camping Sleeping Pads On Sale

sleeping-padCampers and Backpackers listen up! End of year sale! Prices slashed on all our remaining sleeping pads. Check ’em out and buy your pad before these deals are gone.