51 Gifts For Hikers
1. 13-in-1 Multi-Tool
I’m a tool guy. I like things that are reliable and have all the functions I need. This multitool has everything you could possibly want in a multi-tool, including pliers, a knife, screwdrivers, a keychain hole saw attachment, bottle opener, ruler, four different kinds of wrenchs and an adjustable wrench. All of this comes packed into a stainless steel pocketknife style folding package less than an inch thick.
2. NOAA Weather Radio
This hand crank radio is both a charger and an AM/FM radio. It has a built-in solar panel to charge the hand crank, so it can be used as long as sunlight is available. The emergency weather band will keep you current on severe weather warnings anywhere in the country.
3. 35-Piece First Aid and Survival Kit
With this kit, you’ll have everything you need to treat common injuries and prevent more serious illness while lost in the wilderness. The kit includes a compass, signal mirror, multi-tool with screwdrivers and blades, waterproof paper, safety pins, fishing line and hooks (for snares or fishing), tweezers, whistle, bandages (including butterfly closures for small wounds), antibiotic ointment/cream/eye medicine (insect bites & stings), disinfectant wipes (to clean water bottles & instruments), CPR mask and mouthpiece. This first aid gear is designed so that it can be used as a standalone emergency preparedness bag or inside of a larger backpack for outdoor pursuits like hiking camping cycling climbing snow sports to help rescue an injured person.
4. Monocular Telescope
Outdoor adventure is made better with the Bushnell 8×42 mm TrueView HD monocular telescope. The magnification provides a clear, close-up view of distant objects and makes it easy to spot wildlife or identify plants at camp. The 42mm objective lens diameter offers plenty of light transmission for viewing in low-light conditions, too. A padded carry strap allows for hands-free portability and an internal battery system ensures years of hassle-free use.
5. Giant Beach Chair and Inflatable Lounger
The Wekapo is a durable blow-up lounger that’s comfortable, easy to transport, and provides great support for your upper body. The best feature of the Wekapo is that it can be inflated with just a mouthpiece! No pump required. Just whisk it through the air to inflate– the little trick is that you need to trap air by closing the sleeve opening before each movement, and keep the mouth closed until you begin the next movement.
6. Baseball First Aid Kit
A good quality first aid kit should contain the following items: Adhesive bandages, non-suede tape (duct, butterfly, ACP), cotton balls or pads, disposable saline packet(3.5g), Miniature scissors or tweezers, safety pins (two pairs, fine and strong), thermometer with cover/packet for oral temperature measurement. A survival blanket is also a good idea to have in the kit.
7. Be Brave, Seek Adventure, and Explore Keychain
This key chain is the perfect accessory for those who love to explore new places. Highlight your adventurous spirit with this beautiful metal key chain that features a compass charm engraved with the words “Be Brave. Seek Adventure.”
8. Outdoor Survival Kit
Does your dad love to camp, hike, or just be outside? This outdoor survival kit would make a great gift. It’s perfect for those days when you can’t join him on the adventure. He’ll have everything he needs to face any situation.
Camping is great, but it can’t always be done outdoors. That’s why we created the Chillbo Shwaggins blow-up lounger. It makes the perfect indoor/outdoor swanky area to read a book, have your coffee, or just chillax. The coolest camping accessory for 2019!
10. Packable Backpack
This backpack is perfect for those that like to travel light and need a pack to tool around with during the day. It has roomy main compartment, front pocket, two side pockets and it’s all organized thanks to its separate compartments. The best travel backpack for men or women under $30!
11. Emergency Radio
This radio is part of a comprehensive disaster preparedness kit including flashlights, radios, cashmere sweaters, and non-GMO Soy sauce. It has 5 sustainable power sources – solar, hand crank, 5V USB input, 3 AAA batteries, and a rechargeable 5000mAh battery. This radio can be a power bank to charge your iPhone when the grid goes down.
12. Monocular Telescope
Imagine having an outstanding view in your outdoor adventures. Our handheld telescope has a remarkable viewing distance of up to 1,000 yards thanks to its 12X magnification, making it perfect for hiking, climbing, hunting, bird watching, wildlife, ball games and scenery. The included phone holder allows you to keep the device steady while using the telescope.
13. Hiking Socks
Dear fellow walker, runner, hiker, or just a lover of the great outdoors; we salute you! Show your admiration for all things sweaty and wonderful with these comfy cushioned socks. They’re made from high-quality materials to wick away moisture and deliver breathable comfort while you work those achy legs.
14. Pocket Blanket
These ultra-lightweight beach and picnic blankets are extremely durable, lightweight, sand-proof, water-resistant, and breathable. They make the perfect gift for that minimalist friend in your life! Use it as a ground cover to keep warm at night or during cold winter walks; a bed to catch some rays during the day; or just a super cozy place to read or nap.
15. Camping Shirt
This hilarious t-shirt will have people laughing every time they see it. It’s made from 90% cotton and 10% polyester, so it’s a soft blend that feels just right. Make your husband or significant other happy on his birthday with this funny shirt!
16. Paracord Bracelet
This bracelet has everything you need to get through any situation. It starts with a durable stainless steel fire starter, moves on to a compass and includes more than 12 feet of parachute cord that can be used for multiple purposes, including emergency knots.
17. Cooling Towel
A cooling towel is a great gift for the summer months. People usually don’t buy them for themselves but rather as a gift for someone who could use one! This particular cooling towel comes in 4 colors which is nice to have if you are buying it as a gift for someone else because then they can get the color that will match their backpack or beach bag!
18. Hike Passport Journal
The Hike Passport is a journal that pairs perfectly with the app to record and share your hiking experiences. The journal includes 48 pages for you to write and fill with information about your hikes, including when, where, how long it took you, and any notable items or people you met along the way. You can also attach photos if you’d like to remember the event more vividly!
19. Don’t Die In The Woods Emergency Sleeping Bag
Tired of buying a sleeping bag that you’ll never use? This emergency sleeping bag will solve that problem forever. Great for camping, picnics, sleepovers, or as a first-aid kit replacement in case of an accident while on vacation.
20. Phone Holder
Exercise without worry or distraction! This waist pack brings comfort to your workout using a lightweight but yet durable material. One size fits most to provide a fit so perfect you will forget that it’s there.
21. Wise Oil Camping Hammock
Everyone should have a good camping hammock and this one is terrific. It’s made by Wise Owl Outfitters, a family-run business based in the US. The nylon shell is210T parachute nylon, which is incredibly strong yet soft to the touch. The triple-stitched seams are extra durable against all but the most passionate lovemaking sessions with your partner! There are two large trees near each camp site you can use as anchors or just let it dangle from its straps.
23. DIY Emergency Blanket
Turn an old sheet into a makeshift emergency blanket with this simple tutorial from Howcast. This is another item that should be in every car’s emergency kit.
24. Tactical Flashlight
“With a durable aircraft-grade aluminum construction, the TakeFlight Tactical Pen is built to last and outshine the rest. We crafted this EDC multi-tool with everyday carry in mind — meaning it’s everything you need without the unnecessary bells & whistles. A tactical pen should be reliable, convenient, easy to use, and above all else SAFE! This is our top priority…and why we created the TakeFlight Tactical Pen.
25. Lightweight Packable Backpack
This is a great gift for those who love to be outdoors and need a backpack that can keep up. This backpack is made with a waterproof material inside and has metal zippers, making it much more durable than your typical canvas backpack. The bag opens wide like a suitcase so you can find things in the bottom of the bag easily, plus there’s an insulated pocket for your laptop or food!
26. Vintage Hammock
There are many uses for a simple yet elegant hammock, and they’re great for relaxing in as well as naps and reading. They can be hung indoors or outdoors, depending on your preference. Whether you want to use it inside or outside, this 2-person hammock will quickly become a favorite piece of furniture!
27. Emergency Survival Kit
This 100-piece survival kit is an excellent gift for those that are new to camping or hiking. This kit is ideal for hiking, hunting, fishing, walking your dog, gardening and especially boating or traveling in the back of a truck. Since this kit provides the basics you’ll need to survive it makes an excellent gift idea for those that are just starting out.
28. Portable Camping Hammock
If you’re looking for the best gift to give a couple that loves camping, then look no further! This portable hammock is lightweight (less than 2 pounds) and easy to set up. It comes with everything you need including straps, carabiners, and an illustrated instructions booklet that will have it ready in minutes.
29. Walking Shoe
Sneaker socks make a great gift for the minimalist in your life. They’re not just for working out, they’re for every day use! These aren’t your typical athletic socks, they are wicking mesh that will keep their feet dry and comfortable even on a long walk or run.
30. Water Bottle Holder
This is a great gift for the minimalist who loves to hike and hates carrying things. It has a water-bottle holder, space for keys, wallet, cell phone and other necessities. The material is eco-friendly – it’s made of organic cotton!
31. Hiking Socks
These breathable, moisture-wicking socks are ideal for an outdoor adventure. They come in a pack of two colors—green and dark grey—so you can always have a pair on hand when the other gets holes.
32. Timberland Hiking Shoes
If you’re in the market for a new pair of waterproof hiking boots, then these Timberland Mt. Maddsen men’s leather hikers are an excellent choice and one of the best gifts you can give your husband! Made with waterproof leather that is both durable and breathable, these rugged boots will keep his feet dry even if it’s pouring rain outside.
33. Pee Funnel
When you gotta go, you gotta go! This leak-free, reusable urinator device makes doing your business a breeze – from porta potties, public bathrooms, to the great outdoors. At just 3 inches in length and 1 inch in diameter it is small enough to hide but big enough not to get lost inside.
34. Water Bottle
This bottle is made of shatterproof material, so it can take whatever you dish out. It has a water filter, a built-in straw and a cap that clips onto your bag or belt loop. Great for travel or everyday use!
35. LED Fingertip Flashlight
If your dad loves gadgets, then this Father’s Day gift is a winner! This pair of gloves has an integrated EDC flashlight in the tips of each finger. The light is dimmable and can be turned on or off with a press of a button.
36. Merino Wool Hiking Socks
These are the socks they’ll be dreaming about when they wake up from that hiking/trail-induced coma. Made of merino wool, they come in a three-pack and are extremely soft and comfortable.
37. LifeStraw Personal Water Filter
LifeStraw is a great product and this one is smaller which makes it better for travelling. I love that it adds up to a full liter of water filtration before needing new cartridges.
38. LifeStraw Go Water Filter Bottle
The LifeStraw Go is a lightweight, unbreakable, and compact water filter that can provide clean drinking water anywhere. It’s small enough to fit in a work or camping backpack, making it ideal for outdoor trips. The integrated 2-stage filtering process removes 99.9% of protozoan parasites (e.g., giardia) and bacteria (e.g., E Coli), removing the need to carry heavy and bulky chemical treatment chemicals when hiking, backpacking, or traveling abroad.
39. LED Bracelet
These bracelets have it all! Built-in LED light, cell phone charger, and an emergency whistle. This is the ideal gift for those who love to travel or need a little extra help when outdoors.
40. Teton Sports Quick Lock 2-Piece Folding Walking Stick
Designed for hiking, backpacking, camping and pretty much any outdoor adventure where a walking stick is needed! Ultra lightweight and designed with all-terrain performance in mind. The QL2 can be folded up to save space when you’re packing the campsite or just want to go light. Adjustable quick lock technology lets you collapse and expand your pole quickly with one hand. A great gift idea for anyone that loves the great outdoors!
41. Water Bottle Opener | Keychain Tool
Water Bottle Opener “The AllTul Shark is the perfect companion for your next beach trip. Keep it on your keychain to tighten a screw or open a refreshing beverage,” said Jack Hayford, President of The King’s College and Executive Producer of “GOD ON FIRE.”
42. Stainless Steel Tool A Long
The UST Tool-a-Long multi-tool is designed to accomplish a variety of tasks outdoors or on the go. Pocket-sized, stainless steel and TSA-compliant for safe travel. Includes a carabiner for easy clipping to gear, belts, bags, backpacks, and more. The Lantern multi-tool includes a butterfly wrench, bottle opener, cord cutter, 1″ ruler and hex wrench (6 positions). Easily pocketable; this ultra-lightweight tool measures 3.5 x 1.8 inches (89 x 46 mm) and weighs just 1 ounce (28 grams).
43. Hike More Stress Less Coffee Mug
I am not a coffee person, but this mug is so funny, I might start drinking coffee just to have something to sip from this hilarious hiker-more-than-she-needs-to-stress-less mug. It’s perfect for any camper or RV owner who loves camping, hiking, and hates that extra stress in their life. Perfect gift idea for men; makes a great Christmas present!
44. Everest Hiking Passport Journal
This hiking journal doesn’t take up much space and won’t add weight to your pack. This is your chance to reflect on the trail you’ve hiked thus far and record all of those moments and observations of nature that you want to remember. Inside this hiking journal is 26 individual sheets of paper both front and back. A total of 52 total pages of lined paper gives you a generous amount of note-taking space. It’s made from the finest materials and is stitched, not stapled, making this notebook extra sturdy. This journal makes it easy to write about your hikes, your experience on the trail, and your thoughts about life in general. Life is an adventure, write down your favorite outdoor experiences, and treasure the memory forever!
45. Leather Journal
This journal with a built-in pen is bound in brown leather and comes packaged in a gift box, making it an ideal tenth-anniversary gift for those who love to write letters or keep a journal. The journal can be used for writing, art, sketching, doodles, notes to self, or as a diary. You could even work through your feelings over the past ten years and then write your plans for the next ten!
46. Lightweight Hiking Poles
With a high-performance carbon fiber shaft that can withstand the test of time and an aluminum body, these poles are lighter than traditional hiking poles but just as strong. Cork Grip handles won’t slip in your hand no matter how slick the trail gets.
47. 13-In-1 Survival Tool
This isn’t your average survival kit. This is a truly multi-purpose tool that can save your life in more ways than one. In addition to the usual items you’d find in a typical emergency kit, this tool has tools for every situation; including an SOS signal whistle, signal mirror, cutting instrument, fire starter, and much more.
48. Emergency Phone Charger
This portable power station has a high capacity of 8,000 mAh which will charge more than five iPhone 6s batteries. It includes two USB ports and an adaptor so you can charge two devices simultaneously. Great as a gifts for travelers who like to be prepared for any situation.
51. Take a Hike T-Shirt
Officially licensed, this t-shirt comes in 5 colors and makes a great gift. Whether you’re taking a hike or just going for a walk, this shirt makes the trip more fun!