April Fool’s Day Innovations

I love April Fool’s Day! It’s the most innovative day of the year. Outdoor gear makers conjure up all sorts of fanciful new products. Of course, they are meant to be jokes. But, I think they are more than just jokes. Inspiration can come from anywhere. Here’s a round-up of crazy, dumb, and wonderful ideas.

SealLine SealMesh Dry Bags. Link

Mad Rock Antigravity. Link

Outdoor Research Bavarian Lederhosen

Climbing Magazine New Climbing Grade Scale

Ibex DFF

Yeti Ridicooler

Yeti Casket Cooler

ENO AquaNest Hammock. Link
ENO Aqua Hammock

ENO Bacon Hammock
ENO Bacon Hammock

Vibram FiveFingers Cycling Shoe, the PentiCleat. Link
Bare Foot Cycling

Sierra Designs Down Balaclava. Link
Sierra Designs Mask

Biolight AnglerForm. Link

Treestuff.com double-biner. Link
Double Gate Biner

Asics Gel Turbo

Timbuk2 Dehydration Pack

CamelBak Closed Loop Hydration System. Link

Oakley 1 Eye-Con
Oakly Eye Con

Mountain House Haggis. Link
Haggis Mtn House

Chaco Barefoot Z. Link

Coors Energy Beer. Link

Salomon MTN Blade.

Alpkit Half kit. Link

X-Kit, X-Barp Jacket.

REI Adventure Kitten Gear. Link
rei kitten gear

REI Gulliver Tiny Tent
Rei tiny tentREI Gulliver tiny tent