Thinking of going on a camping trip? Perhaps you’re wondering what bare necessities are a must when it comes to packing. Along with your usual tent, sleeping bag, flashlights, those sweet and sticky marshmallows for the perfect s’mores, and the like, it’s important to bring a heated blanket, especially as the nights can get pretty cold when you’re camping in the late autumn season or somewhere up in the mountains.
If you’re like me, you want to get downright warm and cozy while watching the stars or telling stories around a campfire. Gone are those days, however, of bringing all those bulky wool from your house. Now, we can travel smart while keeping warm. Here are some of the best heated blankets that you can take with you on your next camping trip!
Battery Powered Heated Blanket for 5+ Hours Cordless Use
The Cozee Battery Operated Blanket is a blanket for all kinds of weather and all kinds of events. Going to a sports activity? Take your Cozee with you! Planning for that annual family camping trip every end of summer? The Cozee is just what you need! It’s perfect even for your personal use at home.
The best thing about the Cozee Heated Blanket is that it’s easy to carry around, despite its full blanket size. That’s because it’s made from micro-fleece that not only makes it light and easy to fold, it’s made of materials also that holds in heat and has a water-resistant exterior that shields you from harsh weather conditions. The Cozee allows you to adjust its heat settings (ranging from low to medium to high) according to your preference. You can plug it into your car or its rechargeable battery can last for 5 hours of continuous heat. The Cozee comes with two blankets, make it super convenient for you to use. You can now charge your personal devices while staying warm and snug in the shelter of your blanket. Most of all, it is 100% safe, as it is equipped with several safety shutoff mechanisms to make sure it won’t heat up beyond what our body temperatures can handle. Also, if you want to wash the Cozee, you can just remove the battery pack and voila! You can now wash it through a machine.
- Dimensions: 60 x 60 inches
- Weight: 1.54 pounds
- Material: Micro-fleece
- Temperature range: Low, Medium, High Settings
- Batteries: 1 lithium ion (included in the purchase)
Heated Throw Blanket for 12V Car Outlet
Not much space in your camping car? Don’t worry! This blanket is lightweight and warm and can be easily folded and stored in a car trunk or even in the backseat.
The GEMGO blanket is a heating blanket that can be plugged into any car, truck, or SUV, or even an RV cigarette lighter. It heats fast, keeping you cozy and warm in the colder weather, as long as it stays plugged.
The GEMGO blanket is made from high-quality polyester fleece and resistance wire which helps control the flow of electricity. The blanket is equipped with a thermostat and two heating speed controls. The HI and LO switches can either speed up or slow slow down the heating process, depending on your preference, with the temperature adjustments happening in just seconds for your convenience and comfort. Feeling too cold? The rapid-heating mechanism will help relieve your fatigue. It’s a great winter gift for friends and loved ones and a great item to have on hand for emergency kits, road trips, and more!
It can be plugged into any car, truck, SUV, or even an RV cigarette lighter. It’s made of high-quality polyester fleece with resistance wire and its rapid-heating mechanism helps relieve fatigue. This blanket is also equipped with a thermostat and two heating speed controls. The HI and LO switch can either speed up or slow down the heating process. It’s a great winter gift to give and a great item to have on hand for emergency kits, road trips, and more!
- Dimensions: 145 x 100 cm (57 x 39 in)
- Weight: 1.8 pounds
- Material: high quality polyester fleece
- Temperature Range: 40° C +/- 5° C
- Batteries: None (blanket must be plugged to heat up)
Machine Washable Heated Blanket for 12V Car Outlet
Looking for something easy to wash and easy to care for? Try out the WAQIA blanket. It’s thick and fluffy but very soft. Remove the heating controller and it becomes machine washable.
Made of 100% soft, high-quality polyester material, this lightweight auto blanket doesn’t take up that much storage space while making sure you remain warm and comfortable. Its skin-friendly Sherpa ahu velveteen material on each side makes sure you’re both warm and comfortable. On top of that, it is easy to fold, allowing for it to be stored in a car trunk or backseat without you having to fear that it will take too much space.
The WAQIA Blanket helps you keep warm in a safe way through its heated seat covers that keep the wires safe and non-flammable. Like the GEMGO Blanket, the WAQIA Blanket is car adaptable and can be plugged into your car, truck, or SUV or your RV cigarette lighter. It heats fast and helps you battle the cold weather so you can be comfortable in just a short time. If you want it to keep you warm wherever you are, you can just plug it into a portable power device and stay cozy and snug whether you’re chilling outdoors or are curled up next to a campfire.
- Dimensions: 150 x 110 centimeters (59 x 43 inches)
- Weight: 1.87 pounds
- Material: 100% high-quality polyester fleece
- Temperature Range: Nine specified, low-high switch
- Batteries: None included, must be plugged to a power source while in use
Heated Travel Blanket for Car Camping
If you’re looking for a blanket that’s great all around for any season, the Zone Tech Heated and Cooling Travel Blanket is perfect for you. Preparing for a summer road trip? Going on a late fall camping adventure? The Zone Tech car provides both cool and comfort for any activity you have in mind. It is easy to fold, allowing for an easy storage and can also serve alternately as a comfy pillow.
The Zone Tech blanket is made of premium polyester material, ensuring a good quality as well as maximum strength and durability. You can plug it in to your vehicle, which allows it to heat up especially during the cooler weather. The blanket is also equipped with far-infrared heating which is built into the fabric, making the blanket nice and smooth with no lumpy wires to be felt. It is made of safe, non-flammable material and can be used for on-the-go living, from road trips to camping excursions to emergency situations and more.
The Zone Tech Blanket is also equipped with a remote control with an on/off button and control and plus/minus controls, allowing you to adjust the temperature to your preference. A temperature indicator shows the current temperature and the auto time of the blanket is up to 45 minutes.
- Dimensions: 40 x 56 inches
- Weight: 2.45 pounds
- Material: premium quality polyester
- Temperature Range: up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit (remote controlled)
- Batteries: None included (must be plugged to adjust to desired temperature)
Battery Powered Camping Blanket and Sleeping Bag Alternative
If you’re looking for a heated blanket AND sleeping bag all rolled into one, then the Alice Camping Blanket is the blanket of your dreams.
It’s equipped with an indestructible Revean Carbon Heating System which allows it to heat up within minutes, from 15 degrees to 45 degrees Celsius (appx. 59 – 113 degrees Fahrenheit). Low-medium-high settings let you choose the kind of warmth you want.
The Alice Blanket comes with a rechargeable battery can be fully-charged within 2 to 4 hours, depending on the setting you choose (low setting charges in 4 hours, mid setting in 3 hours, and high setting charges in only 2 hours). It also comes with a multi-functional powerbank that can be used as a LED flashlight, an S.O.S. lighting signal, can charge your mobile devices, and even jump start your vehicle, should you ever run into car trouble.
It is compressible and can be loaded into the compression sack (included in the package) and can serve as either blanket or sleeping bag. It is lightweight, sturdy, durable and has a Patented Du-Pont Insulation with Rip-stop 20D Nylon shell that ensures warmth even on its own.
- Dimensions: 80 x 54 inches
- Weight: 8 pounds
- Material: Du-Pont Sorona Insulation with Rip-stop 20D Nylon shell
- Temperature Range: 15-45 degrees Celsius (Low, Medium High Settings)
- Batteries: Rechargable, included in package
So what are you waiting for? Get that blanket and plan your camping trip now!