These cult faves ensure you'll have plenty of fun in the sun. (Photo: Amazon)
Some of our favorite things start off as a recommendation from a friend. We rely on those in the know to give us the scoop on what
really works. Now, imagine you had access to the opinions of thousands of friends from all different walks of life — if that many people rally behind something, there's no way it's a dud. That's where Amazon reviewers come in. They know how to differentiate something gimmicky from something great. Right now they're loving a slew of cult-favorite summer finds. You will too.
$14 $20 at Amazon
Green-thumbed Amazon shoppers are raving about these colorful gloves. They're lightweight and breathable, and the flexible foam latex coating keeps your hands cool and dry. Just chuck them in the washing machine between wears.
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$25 $38 at Amazon
Despite being roomy enough for two, this hammock can fold up into a tiny, 24-ounce container. Plus, it's so easy to set up on camping trips or in your backyard.
$19 $20 at Amazon
Each of these colorful towels provides instant chilly relief — perfect for a day at the amusement park, the beach, or while doing yardwork. Plus, they can be used over and over again; just throw them in the wash to clean.
$29 $34 at Amazon
This oversize blanket is sand- and waterproof, making it a must for beach days and picnics. Even better: It's wind-proof, so you don't have to weigh it down with your bag or a book.
$1,400 $20 at Amazon
These rubber-soled shoes are made with a quick-drying and breathable, synthetic mesh fabric that provides a comfortable yet secure fit whether you’re on dry land or walking in a lake.
$45 $70 at Amazon
Planning on a camping trip soon? This tent sets up in just 10 minutes. The floors are designed to stay dry (even if you park it on wet ground) and oversized windows offer plenty of visibility.
$20 at Amazon
Run out of water on your next camping trip? This straw (with over 80K reviews) can be used in just about any river, stream or lake, and provide you with drinkable, bacteria-free H2O.
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