Portable fire pits also tend to start and stoke flames easier than an ash-filled campground ring because their structures promote air flow. Because of the constraints of their dimensions, fire pits also tend to confine your fire, making your wood last longer. ADVERTISEMENTWe looked at the dozens of portable fire pits, selected a handful to test, and settled on these four as the best. The construction is sturdy but refined, and if a portable fire pit could be an heirloom, the Takibi seems like the one. MSRP: $179 as set with pit, grill, and fire striker; $79 with pit onlyDimensions: 13 x 13 x 8Weight: 5 lbs.