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Looking for the perfect gift for the the outdoor enthusiast in your life? Here are a few ideas to help get you started.

Biolite CampStove and USB Charging Bundle

Being in nature doesn’t have to mean being far from home-cooked meals or technology. With the Biolite Campstove 2 Bundle, your favorite camper can grill dinner, boil water, and eat under the glow of the FlexLight, while the CampStove stores excess electricity to charge devices long after the fire burns out. The wood-fired stove and internal fan, which creates virtually smokeless flames for faster cooking, allow you to spend less time worrying about fueling the fire, and more time exploring the outdoors. ($199.95)

IceMule Insulated Backpack Cooler

A space-saver, a 24-hour drink cooler, and a waterproof, hands-free pack all in one? Yes, please! With a 40L capacity and a tough, waterproof exterior, the Ice Mule should be on the packing list for every outdoor trip. This collapsible, backpack style cooler bag means no more bulky coolers taking up space, but plenty of ice cold drinks at your next destination. ($99.95)

Darn Tough Hiking Socks

If there’s a hiker on your list, you can bet that comfortable, durable socks are on the top of theirs. Gift a pair of Darn Tough Hiking Socks and they’ll be set for a lifetime. Seriously. Darn Tough Vermont promises to provide a replacement free of charge for hikers tough enough to wear out their socks. ($20.13 – $45.19)

ENO Portable Hammock

Every outdoor adventurer needs a comfy place where they can kick back and relax. The Eagle Nest Outfitters’ SingleNest Hammock packs down to the size of a softball and makes it easy to relax around a fire or to sit and soak in the views. Plus, your nature lover will be glad to get a gift from a company who plants two trees for every hammock sold! ($59.95) If you’re shopping for a couple, be sure to check out the DoubleNest Hammock. ($69.95)

Jetboil Flash

All of the speed of an electric water boiler, but with all the excitement of fending for yourself in the great outdoors. With its compact, lightweight design, the Jetboil Flash can boil a liter of water in two minutes and is the perfect gift for an outdoor enthusiast to make coffee, tea, and instant foods on the go. It changes color to tell you when the water is hot, has a drink-through lid with a built in strainer, and includes a cover that doubles as a bowl and measuring cup. ($99.95)

Sea to Summit Big River Dry Bag

The perfect present for the extreme river rafter and relaxed beach bum alike, Sea to Summit Big River Dry Bags provide the durable, waterproof storage needed to hold travel essentials. Ranging in colors and sizes, they’re ready to go for any activity. Knowing that their gear is safe and secure, your outdoorsy friends are free to focus on their adventures. ($21.95)

Tenkara USA Starter Kit

For the fly fishing enthusiast in your life, the Tenkara USA Sato Fly Rod and Accessories Kit will be their new favorite minimalist fly rod. From large rivers to small creeks, the adjustable lengths and lightweight design make it the go-to rod for all their outdoor trips. ($269.95)

STABILicers Ice Cleats

Slippery conditions shouldn’t keep anyone from exploring the mountains this winter. STABILicers Ice Cleats easily attach to all styles of hiking boots and feature replaceable cleats to last season after season. By gifting STABILicers, you’re giving the ability to hike up mountains with safe and secure footing, even in the iciest conditions. ($61.49 – $67.14)   

Flowfold Optimist Mini Backpack

Small but tough, the Flowfold Optimist is the perfect gift for the minimalist adventurer on your list. From exploring busy streets to going on short hikes, they’ll be equipped with a water-resistant, lightweight backpack that keeps their gear by their side, rain or shine. ($74.95)

LifeStraw Steel Personal Water Filter

With LifeStraw, you can give the gift of life. Or at least water. And that’s pretty much the same thing. LifeStraw is a durable, lightweight solution that filters contaminants, allowing you to access clean water even from the nearest stream, puddle, or pond. This steel water filter can arm anyone with one of the most important resources for their next excursion. ($41.12)

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