Camping and Outdoor Supplies

It’s only the beginning of June, but summer vacation is well underway for many families in the U.S.  That means it’s time for outdoor activities and traveling. For those that enjoy the outdoors, it’s prime time for hiking, fishing, kayaking, camping, and many other activities. Before you head out on your next camping excursion or road trip, stock up on these handy supplies. These products are designed to make your life easier without “breaking the bank.”

Camping Essentials

12”, 14”, and 17” SuperSize Bands are perfect for organizing gear. They are big enough to secure sleeping bags, tents, and coolers when you’re on the go. Plus, they’re reusable so you can rely on them time and again.

They’re most useful for:

  • tightly wrapping sleeping bags
  • bundling and organizing large gear
  • attaching gear to backpacks
  • securing towels or clothing on windy days

Advantage Rubber Bands in assorted colors are perfect for color-coding and bundling smaller gear. They’re popular among fishermen and outdoor enthusiasts because they’re reliable and inexpensive. And once again, they’re reusable so they have a permanent place in tackle boxes, picnic baskets, and beach bags.

They’re most useful for:

  • color-coding and organizing smaller items
  • added grip for things such as slippery bottles or tools
  • attaching flashlights to other gear for use at night
  • neatly bundling cords
  • ponytail holder
  • food container closure

S.T.R.A.C. Pack – Tactical EPDM Rubber Bands  are packaged in an easy-to-open and water-resistant poly bag. Each pack contains 8 STRAC Bands in two sizes and 8 Gear Wrapz in three sizes in a zippered poly to silence and secure loose gear.  STRAC Bands silence dog tags, canteen cups, bundle ropes and cables and provide a sure grip on knives, pistols, flashlights, tools, etc.  STRAC Pack has saved lives in Afghanistan and Iraq by providing silence to prevent compromising the user’s position.  The Gear Wrapz are excellent rough water tie-downs.  The all-weather EPDM Rubber is tough and durable and will withstand harsh outdoor temperatures and UV rays.

They’re most useful for:

  • added grip on tactical gear
  • silencing loose gear
  • rough water tie-downs
  • extreme environments with harsh temperatures and UV exposure


Outdoor Activities

The first few weeks of summer vacation will pass you by before you know it, and it won’t be long before boredom sets in! Keep these items on hand, and you’ll have endless hours of entertainment – rain or shine.

Brites Pic-Pac rubber bands are perfect for a wide range of outdoor activities. They are widely popular for use in magic tricks. With one Pic-Pac, you’ll find exactly the size and color you need all in one package. Search the web for easy and fun magic tricks using rubber bands and host a talent show for the whole family – or even the neighborhood.

#32 Advantage Rubber Bands are the top seller for old-fashioned rubber band guns in gift shops. They’re also popular for DIY helicopters (and many other DIY crafts)! With just a few rubber bands and some imagination you can create your own version of the summer olympics – right in your own back yard.

Tie Dye crafts became wildly popular in 2020, when many people were at home for weeks at a time during the pandemic. Overall, this is one summer camp classic that never gets old and brings new life to old clothing and home decor. Create t-shirts, tote bags, crafts, and more with our special selection of assorted sizes and colors – made specifically for tie-dying! Pick up a bag of Tie-Dye rubber bands and keep them on hand for an activity that’s sure to please kids of all ages.


Alliance Rubber Company is a family-owned business with humble beginnings that has grown into a thriving American success story. Since 1923, Alliance Rubber has proudly produced rubber bands for use in the home and workplace. Continuing to manufacture its products in the USA, enables Alliance to provide high-quality products, fast service, and fresh stock that is built to last. Alliance Rubber, a women-owned company, manufactures bands that ‘Hold Your World Together.’

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