2017 Holiday Gift Guide for Hikers, Backpackers, and Campers.

2017 Holiday Gift Guide for Hikers, Backpackers, and Campers.

by Austin Campbell November 16, 2017 2 Comments

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Holiday Gift Ideas for the Hikers, Backpackers, and Campers on Your List

Finding a meaningful gift is a challenge, so we've made it easy by picking useful and unique gift ideas for your favorite hiker. Browse the whole list or use the links below to jump to categories for Men, Women, Hiking, Backpacking, and Camping. 

Holiday Gift Guide Index

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Gift Ideas for Women

 

CloudLine Merino Wool Socks

 Cloudline Women's Merino Wool Socks

Whether she loves hiking, backpacking, running, or skiing there is a CloudLine sock that's perfect. She'll love how soft they are and their natural odor resistance. 
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Merrell Capra Bolt Low WP Hiking Shoes

Merrell Capra Bolt Low WP Hiking Shoes 

These are our go-to shoes for day hiking. She'll love these waterproof and comfy hikers for winter and spring hikes when conditions are soggy. 
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Leatherman - Style CS Multitool

This diminutive clip-on multi-tool is the perfect everyday carry to keep in her purse or pocket. Featuring scissors, knife, bottle opener, file, tweezers, and screwdriver. 
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CloudLine Women's Wicking Tees

 

These women's t-shirts feature outdoor and adventure inspired designs printed on soft and wicking triblend fabric for comfort no matter the activity. 
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Deuter ACT Trail 22 SL

 

The Deuter ACT Trail 22 SL features a women's specific anatomical design that comfortably carries everything she needs for a day hike.
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Outdoor Inspired iPhone Cases

 

One of these outdoor inspired iPhone cases is a perfect gift for anyone who enjoys adventures in the great outdoors. Available for iPhone X, iPhone 7 Plus/8Plus, iPhone 7/8, iPhone 6 plus/6s Plus, iPhone 6/6s, and iPhone 5/5S/SE.  
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Summit Outdoor Wine Glasses

A set of Summit Outdoor Wine Glasses are perfect for enjoying vino in camp or at home. Made of durable materials and insulated to keep your favorite wine at the perfect temperature. 
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Rumpl Puffy Blanket

The Rumpl Puffy Blanket is perfect for camp and home. Made of 20D ripstop nylon with a water-repelling DWR finish and machine washable synthetic insulation so you can throw it in the wash after a weekend of camping. 
BUY HERE

 

 


 

Gift Ideas for Men

 

CloudLine Merino Wool Socks

 

CloudLines unique merino wool blend will keep his feet blister free without the itch of other wool socks and are naturally odor resistant to guard against stinky feet. 
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Hydro Flask Insulated Growler

The updated Hydro Flask Insulated Growler keeps your brew cold for up to 24 hours. We use it for campouts and even day hikes for a cold brew at the top.

BUY HERE

 

Osprey Talon 33 Day Pack

The Osprey Talon 33 features one of the most ventilated back panels on the market to keep even the sweatiest hiker cool and dry. 
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Outdoor Inspired iPhone Cases 

These adventure inspired iPhone cases are perfect for every outdoorsman. Available for iPhone X, iPhone 7 Plus/8Plus, iPhone 7/8, iPhone 6 plus/6s Plus, iPhone 6/6s, and iPhone 5/5S/SE. 
BUY HERE

 

Leatherman Skeletool CX Multitool

The lightweight Leatherman Skeletool has the essentials and skips the bells and whistles you'll never use making it perfect for everyday carry. 

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Merrell Men's Glove 4 Trail Runner

These trail runners are our favorite for everyday wear and all but the roughest hikes. The minimalist 11.5 mm sole provides just the right amount of protection while letting your feet move like nature intended. 

BUY HERE

 

 

CloudLine Men's Wicking Tees

 

These t-shirts feature outdoor and adventure inspired designs printed on soft and wicking triblend fabric for comfort no matter the activity. 
BUY HERE

 

The Great Outdoors: A User's Guide: Everything You Need to Know Before Heading into the Wild

This thorough guide to the great outdoors will give any adventurer a refresher on survival. There are 400 techniques and tips for thriving outside, so even the most experienced outdoorsmen will likely learn a few new tricks.  
BUY HERE

 

 


 

Gift Ideas for Hikers

 

CloudLine Merino Wool Hiking Socks

 

Give your favorite hiker the gift of comfy feet with CloudLine merino wool hiking socks. Available in medium, light, and ultra light cushion with 9 color options. 
BUY HERE

 

 

Black Diamond Trail Pro Shock Trekking Poles

 

The Black Diamond Trail Pro Trekking poles offer a lightweight shock absorbing design at an affordable price. The flicklock adjustment is quick to adjust between climbs and descents and the men's and women's specific models offer tailored lengths.
BUY HERE

 

 

GorillaPod Smartphone Tripod

Holiday Gift Guide for Outdoor Adventurers | CloudLine Apparel

The lightweight Gorrillapod tripod is perfect for those adventures where you only bring a camera phone. Compatible with almost any size phone including iPhones and Android phones, this tripod makes capturing amazing slow motion and time-lapse shots.
BUY HERE

 

 

NATIONAL PARK MAP COFFEE MUGS

 

These classic ceramic coffee mugs feature topographical maps of our favorite National Parks. They make the perfect gift for any hiker that has a day job and wants to bring a little adventure to their coffee breaks.
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Danner Mountain 600 Boots

Inspired by Danner's iconic Mountain Light Boot, this updated version brings modern comfort and features with a classic look. Available in both men's and women's models.
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Nalgene Tritan 32oz Wide Mouth BPA-Free Water Bottle

A new water bottle makes a great gift for hikers. You can even get creative by stuffing the water bottle with a pair of hiking socks, t-shirt or their favorite trail mix.

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Gift Ideas for Backpackers

 

BACKPACKER'S BISTRO SWEET POTATO HASH BREAKFAST 

The backpacker on your list probably has had the same oatmeal and freeze-dried breakfast options for years. Introduce them to a better option with this delicious sweet potato has made by an award-winning chef from fresh ingredients. 
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Alite Designs Mayfly Backpacking Chair

At only 1.6 lbs the Alite Mayfly Chair is light enough to take backpacking. Especially handy for backcountry basecamps, fishing, or sitting around a campfire. 
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Paria Double Wall Titanium Mug  

Nothing beats enjoying morning coffee in the backcountry. This double walled mug keeps your coffee hot longer and weighs almost nothing. 
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LUMINAID PACKLITE SPECTRA USB SOLAR LANTERN  

This waterproof and lightweight lantern can be charged by USB or the integrated solar panel and provides up to 12 hours of light with 7 color modes. 
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MSR TrailShot Micro-Filtration System

The MSR TrailShot water filter offers a convenient design that is only 5.2 ounces and can filter 1 liter per minute. 
BUY HERE

 

GoPro Hero 6 

Holiday Gift Guide for Outdoor Adventurers | CloudLine Apparel

The new GoPro Hero 6 is the ultimate adventure camera. Now waterproof without the case so you never need to worry about the elements the Hero 6 makes the perfect gift for your favorite adventurer. 
BUY HERE

 

Sea To Summit Aeros Backpacking Pillow  

We used to stuff whatever extra clothes we had into our sleeping bag stuff sack and call it a pillow. It wasn't comfortable and sometimes didn't smell great. This 2.8 oz inflatable pillow changed that and we've slept better on every trip we've packed it. 
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Original Buff Headwear  

The best backpacking items are lightweight and serve multiple functions and a Buff is light weight and so versitle you can wear it 12 ways. 
BUY HERE

 

 


 

Gift Ideas for Campers

 

Solo Stove Bonfire 

When you camp does the smoke always follow you around the campfire? Then you need the Solo Stove Bonfire. The unique design creates a super efficient burn that results in little or no smoke so you can roast marshmallows without inhaling smoke.
BUY HERE

 

Poler Napsack Wearable Sleeping Bag

Stay warm around the campfire with this wearable sleeping bag. We love ours so much we sometimes wear it to work. 
BUY HERE

 

 

GSI Outdoors JavaPress

This rugged JavaPress is perfect for the camping coffee lover. The BPA free carafe is shatter resistant and protected by a ballistic cloth insulated cozy so it can survive years of outdoor use. 
BUY HERE

 

BioLite BaseLantern XL Bluetooth Lantern and Power Hub

This 500 lumen lantern features a modern design that packs flat for easy storage, with an integrated 12,000 mAh battery that can also charge devices via 2 USB ports, and Bluetooth so you can control brightness and color from your phone.
BUY HERE  

 

Lodge Seasoned Cast Iron Deep Camp Dutch Oven

A dutch oven is one of the best ways to cook while camping. Bonus this one is preseasoned so your favorite camper is ready to cook as soon as they open this gift.
BUY HERE

 

The New Camp Cookbook: Gourmet Grub for Campers, Road Trippers, and Adventurers

This camp cookbook is full of great ideas for eating well in camp. The delicious recipes use simple camp cookware so you don't need to worry about any fancy tools. 
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Austin Campbell
Austin Campbell

Author

Austin lives in the Pacific Northwest where he enjoys hiking and backpacking in the Olympic and Cascade mountains.



2 Responses

Peter
Peter

December 02, 2017

Great Great work, thanks :)

Patrice La Vigne
Patrice La Vigne

November 27, 2017

Once again, GREAT list Austin!!!

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Size Guides

Sock Size Guides

WOMEN'S  US  UK Europe CM
Small 4 - 6.5 2 - 4.5 35 - 37  20.5 - 23
Medium
7 - 9.5
5 - 7.5 38 - 40 23.5 - 25.5
Large
10 -12.5
8 - 10.5 41 - 45 26 - 28.5
X-Large
13.5 - 15
11 - 13.5 46 - 49 29 - 31

MEN'S  US  UK Europe CM
Small N/A N/A N/A 20.5 - 23
Medium
6 - 8.5
5.5 - 8 39 - 41 23.5 - 25.5
Large
9 -11.5
8.5 - 11 42 - 44 26 - 28.5
X-Large
12 - 14.5
11.5 - 14 45 - 47 29 - 31

 

T-Shirt Size Guides 

WOMEN'S FITS SIZES
Small 2 - 4
Medium 6 - 8
Large 8 - 10
X-Large 10 - 14
2X-Large 14 - 18

MEN'S / UNISEX CHEST TO FIT
Small 34 - 37
Medium
38 - 41
Large
42 - 45
X-Large
46 - 49
2X-Large 50 - 53

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