Stainless Steel Backpacking Folding Trowel Small Camp Hand Shovel
Tough Small Stainless Steel Backpacking Folding Trowel Hand Shovel.
This compact shovel is from the OEM factory who also makes some fancy brand name camp trowels. You will dig it - this one has no fancy brand name - it is just one tough Stainless Steel tool - at a lower price than brand names.
Save your money for other gear like a great tent, backpack, gourmet backpack food, or the latest sleeping bag. This is a low cost, simple, yet vital part of your camp & backpack kit. This little shovel comes with a Cordura Ballistic Nylon cover sheath. Sheath has a 2.5" belt loop so you can store and carry the trowel on your belt. Or, leave the case at home and secure the looped handle to your pack with a carabiner clip.
Stainlees steel blade is easy to clean, great for backcountry digging needs such as latrines, water channels to divert downpours from your campsite, digging up worms for fishing, stirring up campfire remains to confirm they are extinguished, and so much more.
This is a very durable tool / folding shovel.
This camp trowel weighs 5.4 ounces (~155 grams) - a bit heavier than plastic, but ... it locks firmly in place and is very strong steel. Use it for the toughest of chores. It is not going to easily bend like cheap metal or break like plastic. Curved blade will hold sand, soil or rocks to let you scoop out a hole.
Video Review of the Folding Camp and Backpacking shovel in action:
Dimensions of the folding camp and backpack trowel:
Length: 9 inches total (open), 6 inches (closed)
Curved Blade Dimensions: 4 x 2.25 inches
Get more than one - these are useful at home, camp and even in the car.
Made in China.