What Speakers Are Best for Camping?

Camping can be a magical break that allows us to take a moment away from our usual routine and spend more time appreciating the basics but that is not to say that we can’t enjoy our favourite music on the move.

We are so lucky to be able to embrace high quality sound as part of our campfire ambience.

It is now easy to find a speaker that is perfect for both camping and travelling in general, we have pinpointed some of the best performers in this article, taking into consideration the price, quality and ease of using whilst camping.

Best Bluetooth Speaker for Camping

JBL Clip Mono 2

JBL Clip Mono 2

Key Features

  • Weight: 186 grams
  • Dimensions: 9.4 x 4.3 x 14.2 cm
  • Waterproof
  • Lightweight
  • Bluetooth
  • Clip-on
  • Rechargeable

This clip-on speaker is perfect to take around with you, not only is it lightweight and easy to attach to your trousers but it also brandishes genuine high quality sound. It comes with a carabiner to securely attach to your clothing whilst on the move. It has Bluetooth streaming and it is also possible to connect to it via an audio cable. You have the option to amplify your sound by connecting it to another speaker of it’s own kind and creating your own mini sound-system. This is one of the cheaper options and has been specifically handcrafted for travel use.

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom

Ultimate Ears Wonderboom

Key Features

  • Weight: 598 grams
  • Dimensions: 10.6 x 11.6 x 13.4 cm
  • Durable,
  • Waterproof,
  • Bluetooth
  • Good Sound

The best gifts come in small packages and that tends to be the theme of this small travel speaker, it is a versatile system that boasts unrivalled waterproof technology, ensuring that the rain will not hurt this innovative product.

It has good sound quality for the outdoors and has been made sturdy and robust sure to last.

It also displays some easy to use function buttons giving you quick access to the volume and playing your favourite songs.

JBL Charge 3 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Key Features

  • Weight: 816 grams
  • Dimensions: 23.1 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm
  • Robust
  • Dynamic Sound
  • Bluetooth
  • Good Battery Life

As we sift through some of the groundbreaking travel gadgets, we finally move onto some of the more expensive, yet higher quality speakers that are easy to take camping with us.

For those that prefer longer battery life, guaranteed durability and dynamic sound you may want to enjoy JBL’s protégé.

This brand has been fast growing and has now started challenging the top dogs in the industry.

The difference with this brand is that they have been able to provide their seamless sound for less of a cost.

It is waterproof, has noise-cancelling speakerphone features and connect to several devices at once ensuring that you and the rest of the camp party can take turns selecting your favourite music.

If your friend’s also have one of these trusty speakers then choose from the different colours and link it up to their JBL speaker for a complete sound system experience.

Scosche Boom Bottle

Scosche Boom Bottle

Key Features

  • Weight: 680 grams
  • Dimensions: 21.8 x 7.2 cm
  • Durable
  • Splash Proof
  • Omnidirectional Bluetooth
  • High Quality

From the moment you set eyes on this piece of elegance you can see the quality oozing out of it’s design and after reviewing the sound for ourselves it is much the same when listening to this item.

The speaker fits in a bike bottle holder and is ideal for the outdoors it comes as a resilient design and hosts two speakers either end.

It has been created to offer immersive sound that comes from all directions.

Offers a fantastic sound, 15 hours battery life and fairly lightweight considering the design.

Bose Soundlink Color II

Bose Soundlink Color II

Key Features

  • Weight: 544 grams
  • Dimensions: 5.6 x 12.7 x 13.2 cm
  • Sleek
  • Bold Sound
  • Bluetooth
  • High Quality

There is no way we could get through an entire camping speaker review without introducing a Bose speaker to the line-up and it wasn’t easy choosing just one from their unrivalled selection.

Generally, their speakers are a little more pricey but we have managed to find one that is not only great value but perfect for the outdoors.

This Soundlink has merged a modern look with a timeless classic design as it almost looks like an amp, it comes with bold sound and is available in white, black, blue and red.

The Bluetooth has a Voice Prompt that talks you through the pairing and it has up to 8 hours of battery life.

It has stylish touch sensitive buttons on the top making it simple to control your tunes.

These are the best bluetooth speakers for camping we found on the market at the moment. We regularly keep our eye out for new product launches and if we feel something new comes out that deserves a place on this list we will update the list.


Hi I am Luke, a guy who loves to camp and explore what the UK has to offer. I am from Yorkshire and some might ask why I would ever need to leave this wonderful county, we have everything you cover ever need.While this is true, the UK is full of some amazing places and I wanna see as much as possible over the coming years.

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