About Us


mail at modernoutpost.com

Office hours:
8am – 4pm Pacific
Monday – Friday
(in person by appointment)

Snail Mail:
4339 Brookdale Cres
Courtenay, BC
V9N 9R7

Canada’s Solar Power Source
Since The Late 1900’s

Modern Outpost was originally formed back in 1998… seems like an eternity in the internet world. Our goal was simple: provide the most innovative products for the independent lifestyle. Products that help you do more with less. Today, Modern Outpost carries hundreds of items, covering portable solar power, residential solar, lighting, and more. Our goal continues to be to provide you with only the best products available, which is why we support our customers like we do.

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Our Customers…

Modern Outpost is a trusted supplier to Canadian & provincial government ministries, Canadian Forces, most major universities & colleges, environmental firms, research organizations, and thousands of expeditions & adventure-seekers.

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Owner Profile :

Graham Morfitt, BSc(Physics), DiplBA

Graham is the driving force behind Modern Outpost. When not helping people design solar power systems, writing articles for the website, or tinkering with solar gadgets, Graham can be found at the local track & field facility training future olympians. A 9-time Canadian championships medallist in the javelin, & member of the Canadian national team on several occasions, Graham believes in never retiring from sport.
Got a question about Modern Outpost?
Send Graham an email! graham at modernoutpost.com

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