Reduces risk of Lymes diesease and other tick borne disease such as Colorado tick fever, Heartland Virus, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF) and more.
The opening features angled edges which helps leverage and move the tick forward, detaching the tick without squishing it.
Great for humans, dogs, cats, and other animals.
Use the small opening to attach to your backpack or keychain.
All Zpacks gear has a two year limited warranty against defects in materials or workmanship. Please see our return / warranty policy.
Height: 1 3/8" (3.5 cm)
Width:1/2" (1.25 mm)
Dial in your set up with add-ons commonly purchased with our tick removers.
Coghlans Camp Toilet Paper - Two Pack
Coghlan's Tissue on the Go is a go-to when nature calls. Fitting easily in a pocket or pack, this tissue features a pull-out dispenser that keeps the soft 2-ply tissue neat, clean and dry. The rolls do not have a cardboard core which saves weight, waste, and allows it pack down smaller.
This two pack features two dispensers and two rolls of toilet paper. Leave the dispenser at home and use a ziplock to save weight.
0.8 oz / 22 g
Zpacks Ultralight Trowel
0.8 oz / 23 g
Summit Suds Powdered Soap
Summit Suds Powdered Soap is perfect for the outdoors! It offers all the advantages of conventional backpacking soap, but is up to 80% lighter. Its pH balance of 7 is as harmless as water. It's also fragrance-free, mess-free, and won't freeze, making it ideal for all-season adventurers.
Victorinox Classic Knife
The Victorinox Classic Swiss Army Knife is the perfect backpacking multi-tool at a minimal weight. It has a blade, functional scissors, a handy mini screwdriver, and nail file. A toothpick and tweezers are inserted in the sides.
This knife is either cobalt blue or red with the Zpacks crest on one side, and the Victorinox logo on the other side.
Looking for an even lighter knife with just a blade? Check out our Titanium Micro-Blade Knife.
0.8 oz / 22 g
Ultralight Travel Toothbrush
Make sure you have fresh clean teeth to lift your spirits without weighing down your pack. This ultralight, compact toothbrush is integrated into a case designed to function as an extension handle and includes a mini toothpaste tube.
The included toothpaste tube holds enough for a week or more if used sparingly. When it runs out, pinch the air out, butt it up tight against a normal toothpaste tube, and squeeze more in to re-fill it.
These are not returnable once the packaging is opened, unless there is a defect.
0.8 oz / 23 g
Sewing Repair Kit
Great item to add to your repair/ditty bag/possibles kit. In a pinch the needle can be converted to a fishing hook. It could also be used for an emergency suture if you don’t have butterfly bandages or superglue to seal a laceration.
– David G., ★★★★★
Be prepared for any mishap and keep your gear in good shape until the end of your thru-hike with this handy sewing repair kit. This kit is perfect for repairing your backpack, clothing, or any other gear items that need a touch up while on trail.
Make sure to order some repair tape for the ultimate field repair kit set up.
0.4 oz / 10 g
Titanium Long Handle Spoon
When every ounce counts the Titanium Long Handle Spoon is the only utensil you’ll ever need. This ultralight long handle spoon reaches deep to the bottom of trail food pouches and is strong enough to cook anything you can come up with.
0.6 oz / 16 g
NyloPro Odor Barrier Bags
Less smell, more waterproof = good idea. Sorry bears.
– Dave B., ★★★★★
NyloPro Odor Barrier Bags are an odor proof and water proof ultralight storage solution for the scented items you bring into the outdoors. Made from an ultra durable plastic film for long life and sized just right for most commercial bear bags and canisters, these sacks will shave ounces off your gear list and save you money. Sized to line our food bags and our backpacks as indicated on the Specifications tab below.
0.9 oz / 25 g
Silva Pocket Compass Thermometer
A small curvy compass with thermometer and cardinal directions. With its small size and precise needle, this is the perfect compass to to bring along your hike.
Not for advanced navigation, but a great aid if you need to find the right direction or a backup for a more advanced compass. It fits right in your pocket or clip it to your backpack's shoulder strap with the included carabiner. The convenient thermometer will keep you aware of your changing environment. Keep this compass with you at all times and stay safe!
0.4 oz / 11 g
Zpacks Lotus UL Umbrella
It was great at blocking the sun and flexible in the wind. I used it for hours in a rain storm yesterday and it was so light I barely noticed I was holding it that long. I plan to bring this umbrella everywhere.
– Julie C., ★★★★★
Take cover from brutal sun and intense downpours with our Lotus Ultralight Umbrella. We worked hard to develop the world's lightest backpacking umbrella. Weighing in at just 6.8 ounces it is perfect for beating the heat or helping you stay dry in a storm while still being durable enough to stand up to the abuse of a thru-hike. This umbrella will have your back rain or shine!
6.8 oz / 192 g
Zpacks Inflatable Pillow
Pillow was lightweight and perfect height. A good option for a lightweight pillow.
– Linda M., ★★★★★
Relax after a long day of adventure with our inflatable pillow. Designed for ultralight hikers looking to save weight without compromising comfort, our pillow inflates with only a breath or two and features a comfortable crescent shape perfect for back and side sleepers alike.
*This Item is Non-Returnable if Removed from Packaging*
1.4 oz / 40 g
Nitecore NU25 400L Headlamp w/ UL Headband
The Nitecore NU25's ultralight weight, features, and form factor have made it a staple in the outdoor community for years. Now updated with USB-C charging, a longer run time, more lumens, and a lighter headband the Nitecore NU25 continues to push boundaries.
It features multiple brightness levels, simple controls with separate buttons for red versus white light, and a built in rechargeable lithium ion battery. The NU25 is one of the most versatile and compact headlamps available.
1.6 oz / 45 g