Adventure and weed have always gone well together. With California about to join the ranks of Washington, Oregon, and Colorado as legalized recreational cannabis hotspots, we couldn’t ignore the fact that they are also all primetime adventure destinations. As weed culture merges with these outdoor playgrounds, the logical question is: What are the best products available for the adventurous cannabis user? So here they are. Ten products that make sure when you get off the couch and into the wilderness, you don’t have to leave your buzz behind.
If you plan on spending time outdoors, a good lip balm does wonders to protect your kisser from the sun, dryness, wind and other harsh weather elements. It’s something you need anyways, so you might as well get a little buzz from it. This particular lip balm from The Natural Cannabis Company comes in five different flavors, Cherry, Minty, Vanilla, Pomegranate and Tutti-Frutti and is guaranteed to impress any lady shredders you happen to meet on the slopes or trails.
A non-psychoactive topical cream used to treat sore muscles and joints. Each 10ml dollop of cream contains 15mg of THC and 15mg of CBD, harnessing the healing power of cannabis to naturally treat the aches and pains that are part and parcel after any worthy adventure.
If concentrates are your thing, the Dipper is the go-anywhere, do-anything dab pen you’ve been looking for. Sleek and multi-functional, it incorporates a Vapor Tip Atomizer that lets the user load it like a traditional pack and go pen while still getting a true dab hit. If you understand what that means, you know why you need the Dipper. There’s no mess, it doesn’t leak or clog and still packs all the punch of a good dab.
This one is really ingenious. Tired of scraping out and reloading their chillums and one-hitters, the folks at 7 Pipe created a spinning corkscrew with a hollow center inside a glass tube. Easy to load and fire up, a simple twist spins the ash away and offers up fresh greens for your amigo. Guaranteed to turn some heads on the chairlift.
This handy little devil is just what it sounds like.— swiss-army-esque multi-tool shaped like a tiny green nug. It comes with a roach clip, knife, scissors, tamper, mini-spoon, bowl scraper, flathead screwdriver, pick/poker, and an LED flashlight with the batteries included. Ditch the toothpicks and bent paperclips once and for all.
According to wkikleaf, an online directory of different cannabis strains, “Willie Nelson is a pure Sativa strain bred specifically for the American country singer of the same name. As the story goes, he tried it once and bought the entire first crop.” It offers an uplifting and energetic high with a strong sense of “euphoric happiness.” Crowned the 2005 "Best Sativa" by High Times, Willie Nelson says, “Many users feel an increase to their creative spark.” Sounds like a good time to us.
[$340 per ounce; check with local distilleries for availability]
This is a portable “waterpipe,” aka bong. The supple silicone tube folds in half while tucking the downstem and bowl inside, securing it with a silicone band and, voila, it’s a go anywhere, do anything, waterpipe. The Roll-uh-Bowl, created by Charlie McKay, a Montana and outdoor enthusiast, is lightweight and unbreakable while providing the smooth, bubbling satisfaction of a proper bong-hit. Designed to pack up and taken with you to the beach, the mountains, the lake, the river, or anywhere else your adventures take you.
The Eyce Bubbler is a ridiculously lightweight, ultra-durable, and highly functional take on the classic hammerhead bubbler. Made using platinum cured, medical grade silicone with a large snap-in glass bowl, hidden stash jar, steel poker, and easy-to-fill water chamber. Perfect for sneaking a quick session in on top of a peak or near your favorite trout stream.
Built for the backcountry, this splash, wind, and dust proof vaporizer is ergonomically designed, features multiple heat settings and operates in temperatures ranging from 0-175 degrees Fahrenheit. The result is a high functioning, clean burning and discreet tool that doesn’t sacrifice taste or reliability no matter how deep in the woods you are.
100 percent natural with no harmful additives or added sugar, these low calorie, delicious tasting, and meticulously dosed gummies are the best edibles we’ve ever tried. With four different varieties (CBD, 5mg, 10mg and 15mg) and a multitude of flavors like green apple, citrus blast, berry, and ginger, it’s easy to customize your dose and flavor preference. The gummies travel easily, are extremely lightweight, and offer a consistent buzz without the side effects of smoking and excessive sugar. At $1 a gummie, they’re also the best-priced edible on the market and offer the most bang for your buck in California.
[$30 for pack of 30; primeedibles.co]