Whether it’s backpacking in the backcountry, car camping, or a road trip, you want your food to be appropriately seasoned. That’s where travel salt and pepper shakers come in. You need something portable, with a tight lid and a convenient form factor. If you’ve got space, like car-camping for the weekend, then you may have room for a larger set. If you’re hiking or backpacking, then you’ll want something tiny. Here are some options for you – and see our travel salt and pepper shakers section for more info.
Shake It Free moisture proof shakers
The Shake It Free Shakers are top-rated shakers and are great for boating, hiking, camping, backpacking BBQs and more. The self-closing hinged lids keep humidity out and keep your salt and pepper (or other spices dry). They measure 3.5″ tall (see the Shake It Free shakers on Amazon). Amazon Rating: 4.7 Approximate price: $11.50
GSI Salt and Pepper Shakers
The GSI shakers are designed to have salt on one side and pepper on the other. They’re about 2 3/4″ tall. It’s great for salt and pepper on the road in one container. See the GSI shakers on Amazon here. Amazon Rating: 4.6 Approximate price: $7.58
Wealers 6 Piece Stainless Steel Salt and Pepper Spice Shakers
If you’re car-camping, tailgating or having a BBQ in the backyard, this 6 piece stainless spice shaker set is ideal. Get your favorite rubs, spices and salt and pepper and have it anywhere you go – inside the home our out. Find the Wealers stainless spice shakers here. Amazon Rating: 4.6 Approximate price: $16.50
Swiss-Spice Salt and Pepper Shaker
The Swiss-designed salt and pepper shaker measures about 2 3/8″ tall by 2 3/8″ tall by 3/4″ thick. It’s small but efficient travel unit. See it here on Amazon: Swiss-Spice Salt + Pepper Shaker. Amazon Rating: 4.2. Approximate price: $16.99
Sistema To Go Collection Salt and Pepper Shakers
The Sistema shakers are a colorful set of shakers that are great for a beach party, camping trip, office meal or tailgating party. They’re about 2.8″ tall. Find them here: Sistema To Go Collection Salt and Pepper Shakers. Amazon Rating: 4.2. Approximate price: $7.54
Tupperware Salt and Pepper Shaker Mini Midgets
You won’t lose these avocado green mini travel salt and pepper shakers from Tupperware. They are about 2 inches tall. See them here: Tupperware Mini Salt and Pepper Shakers. Amazon Rating: 4.5. Approximate price: $8.99
Which travel shakers fit the bill for you?
There are a lot of options for travel salt and pepper shakers. Whether you’re on a road trip, camping, backpacking or having a beach party, it’s good to have a set of shakers with a top and that is portable.