Bear Vault

Minimize an encounter with a hungry wildlife while camping or backpacking with the help of the Bear Vault ($80). This rugged, see-through container is made of shatter-proof and impact-resistant polycarbonate, equipped with a large rainproof lid which features a bump/tab locking mechanism. The container has a 700 cubic-inch capacity and bear-proof lid easily screws on and off without the use of tools.