Buying gear for someone who fishes or spends a lot of time outside can be tricky. You might not know what they already have or what they like to use. So, sometimes it’s good to just go with something simple or more universal. Here we’ve rounded up a wide variety of choice picks for anyone who calls the outdoors home.
MiiR Stainless Steel Water Bottle
Made of BPA-free stainless steel with a simple design. Keeps cold liquids cold for 24 hours and hot liquids hot for 12+ hours.
Shop now – $27.50
Tesla Coil Lighter
This is pretty cool. No flame, no lighter fluid, and totally rechargeable. This lighter creates a powerful electric arc that is fully windproof. Charge with a USB, lasts for over 100 uses.
Shop now – $24.99
Black Diamond Spot Headlamp
This is a great all-around headlamp, easy to use, with a simple design. Has a red night-vision mode and optional strobe settings. Runs on 3 AAAA batteries.
Shop now – $39.95
Patagonia Reclaimed Wool Crewneck Sweater
A good all-around sweater. Made of 70% reclaimed wool, 25% nylon, and 5% woolen yarn.
Shop now – $89
MSR Mutha Hubba NX Tent
Great for backpacking adventures. Light, durable, contains two large entrances and plenty of head room.
Shop now – $399
Patagonia P-6 LoPro Trucker Hat
It’s classic. If you like going outside, you’ll probably have a use for this hat.
Shop now – $29
Leatherman Wave Multi-Tool
Features 17 tools in one compact device. This thing can do a lot of work. Most tools are very easy to access and Leatherman has a fantastic replacement policy if anything goes wrong or breaks.
Shop now – $89.95
YETI Hopper 20 Cooler
Not the cheapest on the market, but these YETI coolers are very durable and have been thoroughly tested and well-reviewed.
Shop now – $289
Made in USA and very durable. It’s hard to make a name for yourself if you’re a sock, but these ones have certainly earned it. They’re relatively thick and great for hardcore wear and tear.
Shop now – $20.95
Patagonia Quilt Snap Pullover
Quite thin and super comfy, this thing makes a great all-around layer. It’s the kind of pullover you look forward to throwing on in the morning before heading out.
Shop now – $149
YETI Wall Mounted Opener
It pretty much explains itself. Who doesn’t like the convenience of a sturdy wall-mounted opener right by the fridge? This is the kind of thing you don’t realize you wanted til you have one.
Shop now – $21.99
Stanley Classic Flask
Another item you maybe didn’t realize you wanted til you had one. This is a classic and great for any outdoors trip. Keep your beverage of choice fresh without taking up too much space.
Shop now – $16.99
Lifeproof FRE Series iPhone Case
Make your iPhone fully water and snow proof. Submerge for up to an hour. Retains full access to buttons and controls on the phone body.
Shop now – $79.29
Slumberjack Borderland Sleeping Bag
A great bag if you’re looking to camp in well below freezing weather. May not compact very well for backpacking but will keep you warm through the night.
Shop now – $119.95
Jerky. Bacon. and Sriracha. All in one. Sign us up. This is made in the USA and packs a punch. Not a bad stocking stuffer.
Shop now – $7.99