Cold weather won't stop the versatile Optimus Vega canister stove. When temperatures dip, simply flip over the canister (sold separately) and quickly adjust the stove for efficient fuel conversion.
New for 2014! An ideal,
fuel-efficient option for lightweight backpacking, the Optimus Elektra FE Cook
System combines everything you need for backcountry meals into a single unit
(fuel canister not included).
New for 2014! The
lightweight Optimus Titanium Folding Long Spoon makes it easy to reach the
bottom of your dehydrated food bag. A matte finish handle provides grip, while
the polished surface makes clean up easy.
The Optimus Terra Solo cook set is designed to appeal to thru-hikers and ultra-lightweight enthusiasts. Abrasion-resistant, construction lends the Terra Solo rugged durability.
Constructed of hard anodized aluminum, the Optimus Terra Lite HE Cook Set consists of a 1.75 L pot and a frying pan that doubles as a pot lid. An integrated heat exchanger on the cook pot reduces boil times, resulting in fuel savings.
The Optimus Fuel Bottle works with all Optimus liquid-fuel stoves. Made from a single piece of impact-extruded aluminum to prevent leaks and cracks, the Optimus Fuel Bottle is bolstered at the shoulder and base to resist bulging when pressurized.
New for 2014! A handheld Piezo
igniter, the Optimus Sparky makes lighting canister or liquid fuel stoves a
safe and simple affair. Designed to allow you to start a flame from the side of
the stove, a syringe-style format is reliable and easy to use.
New for 2014! Designed to
stabilize up to 16 oz-capacity fuel canisters, the Optimus Canister Stand
allows you to cook safely even on surfaces that aren’t level.
Ideal for anyone who's ever eaten dehydrated meals in cold weather, the Optimus Heat Pouch allows you to enjoy a warm meal without rushing. It can also be used with Optimus Terra Weekend HE and Terra Solo pots (sold separately).
New for 2014! Designed to
reduce heat loss and increase the efficiency of liquid-fuel stoves and remote
burner canister stoves, the Optimus Clip-On Windshield is an incredibly
lightweight hard-anodized aluminum protective screen.
New for 2014! Designed for
ultra-lightweight backpacking, the Optimus Crux Lite Piezo stove is an
excellent balance of weight and efficiency that includes a handheld ignitor!
Designed for lightweight backpacking trips, the Optimus Crux stove is so compact that it nestles in the recess beneath a fuel canister! Weighing 3.3 ounces, this canister stove has a foldable burner head that provides a resting place for pots and pans.
New for 2014! Ideal for use
with food pouches, the extendable Optimus Sliding Long Spoon is made from a
BPA-free food grade material that's durable and easy to clean. Longer than
other spoons, the Sliding Long Spoon makes scooping easy.
Weighing just 0.6oz, the Optimus Titanium Folding Spork combines the functionality of a spoon and a fork into a single utensil. Perfect for thru-hikers and ultra-light enthusiasts, the Titanium Folding Spork collapses to a length of just 3.7 in.!
Made of lightweight, durable titanium, the Optimus Titanium Spork combines the functionality of a spoon and a fork into a single utensil. A matte finish on the handle of each utensil provides a tactile grip while the eating surface is polished.
Housing a gauze fuel filter, the Optimus Filling Funnel is designed to avoid spillage when refueling and prevent dirt from getting inside the Optimus liquid-fuel stove. For use with Optimus Nova, Nova+ or Hiker backpacking stoves.
Designed to reduce heat loss and increase the efficiency of liquid-fuel stoves and remote burner canister stoves, the Optimus Wind Foil is an aluminum protective screen. The Optimus Wind Foil fits inside the stuff bags of Optimus Nova or Stella stoves.
Designed for ultra-lightweight backpacking, the Optimus Crux Lite stove is an excellent balance of weight and efficiency! Weighing a mere 2.7 ounces, this canister stove folds neatly away for easy and efficient storage.
An ideal option for lightweight backpacking, the Optimus Crux Lite/Terra Weekend Cook Set combines everything you need for backcountry meals into a single unit. The Crux stove weighs a mere 3.3 oz. and easily fits into the Terra Weekend cookware.
A smart update to the traditional backcountry cooking approach, the Optimus Terra HE Cook Set nests 3 pots into 1 and stows them inside a nylon/neoprene stuff sack that doubles as a lightweight, warmth-retaining lid.
Weighing just 1.8oz, the Optimus Titanium 3-Piece Cutlery set is perfect for backpackers and weight-conscious campers. Made of lightweight, durable titanium, this spoon, fork and knife are ready-made for backcountry adventure.
The lightweight (0.7 oz) Optimus Titanium Long Spoon makes it easy to reach the bottom of your dehydrated food bag. A matte finish handle provides grip, while the polished surface makes clean up easy.
The Optimus Terra Weekend is a lightweight cook set designed to provide backpackers with reliable performance in a compact offering. Abrasion-resistant, construction lends the Terra Weekend rugged durability.
An ideal option for thru-hikers and ultra-lightweight enthusiasts, the Optimus Crux Lite/Terra Solo Cook Set combines everything you need for backcountry meals into a single unit. The Crux Lite stove weighs 2.7 oz. and fits into the Terra Solo cookware.
Since unveiling their first outdoor stoves all the way back in 1899, Optimus has continued to introduce high-end, innovative products. Based in Sweden, Optimus draws upon over a hundred years of experience to build reliable stoves that stand up to the rigors of the trail, summit peaks and extreme conditions.
Backcountry Edge is proud to be an authorized Optimus dealer.
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Selections for the outdoor enthusiast on your list
Backcountry cooksets designed to inclusively offer everything needed to tackle backpacking and camping meals.
Built for stove-top performance, these backcountry pots, pans and boilers offer rugged, lightweight functionality.
Forks, spoons, knives, spatulas and other handy backcountry cooking accessories.
Ultra-lightweight construction makes these products ideal for demanding backpackers and thru-hikers.
Aluminum construction provides cookware with an even heating surface and effectively balances cost, performance and packed weight.
Innovative synthetic materials provide reliable performance at an economical price.
Maintenance-free and simple to operate, an excellent choice for short trips in warmer weather.
Lightweight stoves for when every ounce counts.
Stoves that can do a lot more than just boil water.
Fuel, bottles, parts and accessories for your stove.
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