100 Gifts for Hikers, Campers & Backpackers

Gifts for Hikers, Campers & Backpackers

Do you want to please someone who loves hiking, camping and outdoor adventure? Good news! You are in the right place. Below we present 100 gift ideas for all budding and experienced adventurers! From the intrepid hiker tackling steep ascents to the seasoned camper seeking solace in the wilderness, and the backpacker embarking on epic journeys, there’s something here to elevate every outdoor escapade.

We have included the most accessible gifts for hikers for small budgets (less than $50) up to the craziest ideas for budgets greater than $100.

100 Gifts for Hikers, Campers & Backpackers

Without further delay, let’s see our 100 Gifts for Hikers, Campers & Backpackers…

Accessible Gifts (Budget Less Than $50)

1. Morakniv Kansbol Bushcraft Knife

The Mora bushcraft knife is ideal for camping and hiking. Its blade is made of high-quality stainless steel, which ensures clean cuts. Its versatility is one of the reasons we recommend it.

From carving to food processing, anything is possible with this knife. With a size of 109 mm, the blade has a thickness that allows it to lend itself to meticulous tasks such as peeling skin. In addition, its durable polyamide handle guarantees a perfect grip. Finally, this knife comes in a practical case, which makes transport very easy.

2. Petzl Tikka Compact Headlamp

PETZL Tikka headlamp provides sufficient lighting for proximity. It has three levels of white lighting and a red lighting option, which preserves night vision.

This lamp offers two lighting modes, one favoring autonomy and the other allowing you to take advantage of its full power (300 lumens). It offers excellent autonomy results in low mode (up to 120 hours), which is ideal for use in camping. Finally, it is CE certified and IPX4 rated, which means it can withstand splashing water from all angles.

3. Terra Hiker ‎FBA_TH0089 Hiking Poles

Terra Hiker ‎FBA_TH0089 hiking poles are very adaptable and allow you to face all types of trails and weather conditions. They are ideal for hikers, and people practicing trekking or skiing.

The kit comes with a series of off-road accessories. They’re very robust, and with a featherweight of 225 grams, they are sure to please. These poles are only 62cm when folded, but can extend to a length of 135cm. These hiking sticks are very ergonomic and ensure optimal comfort for the user.

4. Summit to Eat Vegetable Chili with  Rice

This is the best freeze-dried lunch sold by the Summit to Eat brand. It is balanced, tasty and consistent. We don’t necessarily think about it, but it’s always practical to have a freeze-dried lunch on hand, to regain strength during a hike. Planned at the base for two people, it provides 1003 kcal of energy value.

Due to its energy content, it is ideal for lunch. It takes just 8 minutes to prepare and contributes around 40% of the recommended daily intake for an adult male. The Summit to Eat brand also offers bolognese pasta, chicken couscous with vegetables, and a Real Turmat-style beef gibelotte.

5. Darn Tough Brand Socks

The Darn Tough brand is recognized in the specialized manufacture of socks for athletes and for the outdoors. Darn Tough is famous for its socks capable of keeping your feet perfectly warm. For someone practicing treks in the high mountains, or even mountaineering, these socks will be a perfect gift. High, low, mixed socks, for women or even for men, everything is there!

6. LifeStraw Personal Water Filter

This straw could make life easier for challenging hikes. Indeed, it is sometimes difficult, especially during a long hike, to have access to drinking water. Thanks to the LifeStraw straw, you no longer need to worry: the four filters that make up the straw eliminate soil & sediment, bacteria, and also protozoa while removing the bad taste of the water and guaranteeing a crystalline appearance.

With a compact and practical design, the LifeStraw measures only 22.5 cm in length for just under 3 cm in diameter and weighs only 56 grams. Thanks to its cord, it can be worn around the neck and allows you to drink water by simple suction.

7. Yeti Rambler Tumbler

This insulated bottle from the YETI brand is undoubtedly the best on the market. The Yeti Rambler will keep beverages hot or cold until the last sip. This gourd is ideal for people who like to drink hot drinks or to keep the freshness of a drink during hot weather.

8. Swiss Army Knife – Victorinox Classic SD

The Victorinox brand Swiss army knife is a practical multi-tool, which falls into the must-have category for amateurs and outdoor sports professionals alike. This pocket knife has 7 functions: small blade, scissors, nail file, 25 mm screwdriver, ring, toothpick and tweezers. Its major advantage lies in its lightness. You can easily put it in your backpack’s side pocket.

9. Victorinox Flat Swiss Army Knife

Unlike the previous Swiss army knife, this one comes in a flat form. It brings together exactly all the accessories of a classic Swiss army knife but in another format. It is light, compact, and fits very easily in the pocket of your wallet or backpack. It is composed of a letter opener, four screwdrivers, scissors, pin, tweezers, white LED light, magnifying glass, ballpoint pen, and ruler.

Carbon Knife - Survival Knife

10. Opinel N°8 Carbon Knife

This is the emblematic knife of the Opinel brand. It is equipped with a stainless steel blade. This outdoor knife has a retractable handle that guarantees its user a safe and comfortable grip. Its composition with a high carbon content gives it great resistance to wear. With a small bonus, this knife can be personalized.

11. Coffee Maker – AeroPress 10R11

For coffee lovers, going hiking or camping without a coffee maker is out of the question. For them, the AeroPress travel coffee maker will be the perfect gift. Its simple design makes it ergonomic, to facilitate its use and cleaning. With compact, light and resistant, it is perfectly designed for outdoor use whether camping or hiking. It will be able to prepare a wide variety of coffees, such as American coffee, espresso and cold coffee.

12. Lantern – Black Diamond Moji

This lantern features a 100 lumens triple output LED, which provides ambient light to maintain visibility after dark or on dark trails. With adjustable brightness and the ability to hang it almost anywhere, this lantern is a versatile gift for Hikers, Campers and backpackers.

It is operated with 3 AAA batteries, which give it a life of 70 hours at low intensity. It is also able to withstand bad weather and will be the ideal companion for all your nocturnal escapades.

For more ideas about great outdoor lanterns to gift, see our Best Camping Lanterns Guide.

13. Patagonia Ultralight Mini Bum Bag

The Patagonia Ultralight Mini Hip Pack is a versatile and compact gear accessory designed for hikers and travelers who need a lightweight and durable way to carry essentials while on the move. Unlike the old Patagonia fanny packs, the fabric, lining and strap are all made from recycled materials on this model. In addition, the materials have been treated with a silicone coating and a polyurethane coating to ensure impermeability against the elements.

Patagonia Ultralight Bum Bag also has a main compartment, complete with a key hook and a security pocket. Its soft and flexible webbing belt guarantees the wearer all the necessary comfort during his hike. Finally, the fabric is certified by Bluesign Technologies, which guarantees the absence of toxic substances in its composition.

14. Take-Away Bamboo Travel Utensils

The main features of the Take-Away Bamboo utensils are Light, eco-friendly and easy to transport. The utensils that make up the set that we are highlighting are durable, reusable, and obviously useful. Sold in their own case, they are easy to transport.

This kit is designed to meet the needs of one person and contains the following utensils: a fork, a knife, a spoon and two chopsticks. They are sure to be appreciated if you plan to gift them.

15. Reusable Beeswax Wrap

It’s time to encourage your loved one to zero waste. During a hike, there is no question of wasting your food resources, nor of using plastic bags which risk flying away and thus polluting nature. That’s why this packaging has been specially designed to take away lunches, snacks or leftovers, in a reusable and natural material. In addition, these wrappers are versatile and can cover all kinds of food (sandwiches, vegetables, fruits, etc.)

16. The Body Source First Aid Kit

This first aid kit is essential for any outdoor athlete thanks to its 90 essential items, including an isothermal emergency blanket. It contains the most basic care for minor wounds or abrasions. It is made with durable, waterproof and lightweight materials (630 grams).

This kit is extremely resistant and easy to transport. In addition, this first aid kit is compact and will go unnoticed without a bag to guarantee your outdoor activities in complete safety.

For more choices of first aid kits, see our guide on the best first aid kits for hiking.

17. Guidebook

What better way to please a relative or friend than to offer them the necessary resources to discover in depth the essentials of a place? Discovering the mountains to the sea, passing through islands, coasts, lakes, or even volcanic places, all you have to do is choose the destination that will make him/her dream.

18. The Laserbeak Portable Shower

Do you know a suitable campsite? We’re going to present you with the ideal gift, which will facilitate his daily toilet. This kit includes a portable electric shower, a storage bag, a USB-DC cable, a mounting bracket, a shower head with switch and two rubber seals.

This set weighs only 575 grams. Its battery is charged via USB and provides an autonomy of 60 minutes. It is therefore a rechargeable shower, which will not fail to satisfy the hygienic needs of hikers and campers.

19. Columbia Omni-Heat Touch Access Glove

For hikes or treks in cold weather, the Columbia Omni-Heat gloves are ideal. Thanks to their Tech-warm Knit material, they provide optimal comfort while keeping your hands warm. In addition, these gloves have windproof properties, which can be a real asset for high-altitude hikes. Their ergonomic cut as well as their finger and thumb compatibility with touch screen. This will allow the wearer to use their phone at any time without having to remove their gloves each time.

20. The 1001 Hikes You Must Have Done in Your Life

For all lovers of discovery, nature and reading, this book will undeniably be very enriching. Indeed, this book allows you to discover the most beautiful places on the planet, from islands to the countryside, to cities and to the mountains: all the panoramas presented will charm the hiker in you or the person to whom you will offer it.

21. Buff Neck Warmer

With elastic, dimensionally stable, breathable, resistant and 100% natural merino wool, this neck warmer is ideal for hiking or trekking, especially during cold weather. In addition, its multiple wearing possibilities allow the wearer to leave room for their creativity, to wear it both around the neck, as a headband, scarf, mask, etc… You will thus face the harshness of winter with a certain sense of style!

22. Set of Seelok Travel Empty Flasks

Whether for trekking, hiking or camping, these small bottles are a must-have. They save space and reduce the total load weight. Plus, they’re reusable and versatile. Indeed, they can also contain personal hygiene products such as shampoo, as well as food essentials such as olive oil or dishwashing liquid.

23. Gum’s Folding Toothbrush

This travel toothbrush has a soft bristle impregnated with Chlorhexidine, an antiseptic that acts as an antibacterial protection. Its cap serves both as a protection for the brush and as a handle. Its foldable and compact format makes it easy to transport and only takes up minimal space in a hiking bag.

24. The Relefree Microfiber Towel

For showering at the beach or campsite, the microfiber towel is ideal for everyday outdoor life. The Relefree towels are the perfect gift for adventurers. These towels are 4 times smaller than regular towels, saving space without bulking up the bag. It dries very quickly and has the ability to be super absorbent, which avoids any risk of mold and the proliferation of batteries in the fibers that compose it.

The package has two towels. The larger towel is perfect for traveling, backpacking, camping, and other sports activities. The smaller ones can be used as kitchen towels, on short trips, for yoga, or even as handkerchiefs. They are available in 4 different colors: grey, orange, pink and green.

Nemo Fillo Hiking Pillow

25. Nemo Fillo Hiking Pillow

For camping or hiking, transporting a pillow is sometimes cumbersome. This is why the Nemo brand created its inflatable pillow. Once deflated, it takes up little space in the bag.

However, who says inflatable does not mean uncomfortable! The outer fabric is foam which provides more stability and comfort. It is also covered with microfiber to add a touch of softness. With this pillow, you have enough to offer a good night’s sleep.

26. Rite in the Rain Waterproof Notebook

This little gadget could make a hiker’s life much easier. Indeed, during a hike or a trek, it is important to have with you your route to follow and it is often written on classic paper. However, a simple downpour could render its contents unreadable. With this notepad, you can finally say stop tearing pages or leaking ink. Thanks to its waterproof pages that do not absorb any liquid that could damage the pages or the text.

27. Around the World in 50 Ways 1 (Lonely Planet Kids)

This book brings together the most beautiful hikes in the world and presents breathtaking landscapes. It is very playful and offers the reader a classification by level of difficulty, level of altitude, theme, and by the level of training. This is an ultimate resource for people who like to discover new horizons with every adventure, regardless of the destination.

28. Zippo Storm Lighter

Zippo is known for making authentic, quality and windproof lighters. That’s why we present to you this storm lighter from the Zippo brand, which has been designed to withstand all weather conditions. Heavy rain, snow, wind? Nothing resists him. This rechargeable model ensures an unlimited lifespan. Its compact size is ideal for all outdoor activities and makes it easy to carry on each of your outings.

29. Odoland Cooking Set

This is a complete cooking kit outdoors. It has 12 pieces, including an aluminum nonstick pot, frying pan, kettle, warmer, two cups, spoon, fork, knife, carabiner and two carry bags. Plus, its foldable handles make it easy to carry. With this backpacking kitchen kit, you offer good meals prepared 100% outdoors with disconcerting ease.

30. Kemier Collapsible Bottle

To no longer bother with empty plastic bottles in the bag, a collapsible bottle is an ideal solution. With a large capacity of 750ml and resistance to temperatures ranging from -40 to over 100°C, the Kemier bottle will be the ideal companion for hikes of one to two days. Is it a plus? When empty, it folds and is only 1/5 of its original size. It therefore allows an incomparable space saving compared to solid gourds.

31. A good Fire Starter

This accessory replaces the lighter and can light no less than 10,000 fires in all weather conditions. Its compactness and robustness make it an excellent product that benefits from an excellent grip thanks to its handmade raw wooden handle. It is also multifunctional with its precision measure, grater, bottle opener/bottle opener. This is the ideal and original gift for real fans of outdoor adventures.

32. A Smartwatch from Garmin

Thanks to the smart hiking watch, the hiker will be able to access a multitude of information. The powerful smartwatch from Garmin has many features: pedometer, distance traveled, calories burned, heart rate monitor, message and call notification, sleep tracker and alarm.

It is waterproof to an IPX7 rating and therefore resistant to splashes, dust, and immersion at a depth of 1 meter for 30 minutes. Do you want to offer a functional and accessible gift? Undoubtedly, gift this smartwatch.

33. Zippo Hand Warmer

For a cold weather excursion, this hand warmer is ideal. It provides heating power for 12 hours. Moreover, it is reusable. Most people who have tested it say that to try it is to adopt it. So what could be better than keeping your hands warm during a whole hike?

34. Nitecore Survival Whistle

It is often said that prevention is better than cure. This survival whistle ticks the ‘go safe’ box and is perfect for any emergency situation. The Nitecore Survival Whistle is made of polished TC4 titanium alloy, to ensure better durability. With corrosion-resistant, tough and durable design, it works well in wet and dry conditions.

35. Sardine MSR

Hikers/campers know the difficulty of keeping pegs over time, they either twist or get lost. So, this gift is always welcome among our friends the campers. They’re stable, robust, light and almost indestructible (thanks to their aluminum design), making them essential and must-have before going camping.

36. Katadyn Pocket Water Filter

These water purifying tablets can save the life of your friend / loved one, in a critical situation where he does not have access to drinking water. These tablets are intended for emergency use. One tablet is capable of purifying one liter of drinking water in just 35 minutes.

37. Sea to Summit Collapsible Bowl

This collapsible bowl has been designed in flexible and resistant silicone in order to take up minimal space in a hiker’s bag. In addition to outdoor use, it is also compatible with everyday household appliances such as dishwashers and microwaves. It is available in standard size (650 ml) and in XL (1150 ml), as well as in two colors, blue and orange.

Soap Sheets for Outdoor Use

38. Sea to Summit Soap Sheets

These soap sheets are a lighter and less bulky alternative to a bottle of liquid soap. It is very easy to use. They work like bar soap and allow you to wash your hands in a few seconds to guarantee freshness and hygiene. A pack contains 50 biodegradable and phosphate-free sheets.

39. Thermos light and Compact from Thermos

This is the perfect companion for all-day adventures. This classic insulated thermos keeps beverages hot or cold for up to 24 hours. Know a friend/relative who likes to go on an early morning hike? Offer him this thermos so that he can take it with him. It’ll serve him hot tea or coffee from the morning or the day before.

40. Aspectek UV Bug Killer Lamp

When camping, these UV lamps are a must-have. These UV bulbs are effective and emit powerful ultraviolet rays to attract flies, mosquitoes and other flying insects up to 24 meters away and burn them out to prevent them from harming you. For it to work, this lamp must necessarily be connected to the mains. With this accessory, your loved one will be able to say stop to mosquito bites during summer nights.

41. Tofern Windbreaker Pants

These women’s soft-shell pants are ideal for outdoor activities. With its soft interior and thick fleece lining, it is windproof, waterproof and breathable. In addition, it comes with an adjustable belt at the waist, in order to adapt to all female morphologies. The material and cut are comfortable. It is available in sizes S up to XXL.

42. Triwonder Aoniji Hydration Backpack

It is essential to stay hydrated throughout a hike and water bottles can quickly become cumbersome. That’s why we offer you this Triwonder hydration backpack as a gift idea. It has two slots to place two soft water bottles and a central pocket, dedicated to the 1.5-liter hydration pocket. This bag is specially designed for day hikes.

43. Outdoor socks from X-Socks

These socks are perfectly designed for long hikes and other outdoor activities. They are light, soft, and almost imperceptible. Their targeted reinforcement zones reduce the risk of overheating and limit the risk of injury. In addition, they incorporate a temperature regulation system, to ensure that you always have dry feet.

44. The Camper’s Survival Guide

Do you know a relative/friend who wants to get into outdoor activities, and more particularly camping? This gift idea is flawless. This guide was written by two journalists who are very passionate about nature. Inside this book, you will find everything you need to know to stay dry, sleep well and eat well whatever the weather conditions.

45. Wantalis WBLAG-BL25 Adult Backpack

Does your relative/friend go hiking all year round? Being never sheltered from a downpour, it is preferable for him to opt for a waterproof bag. If he is not yet equipped, this is the opportunity to offer him some. The Wantalis bag is light, well-organized and waterproof. Thanks to its IPX7 waterproof rating, it is ideal for all outdoor and aquatic outings. It has a capacity of 25 liters and can easily contain everything you need for a daily outing.

46. Coleman Electric Pump

Unlike other inflators from COLEMAN, this one has a rechargeable battery which makes it very easy and quick to inflate and deflate any inflatable object. Its maximum airflow is 679 liters of air per minute while its maximum pressure is 39 mBars. It is sold in a storage bag in order to facilitate its transport.

47. Para’kito Mosquito Repellent Bracelet

This mosquito repellent kit contains an adjustable bracelet and two refill pads with natural essential oils. Each strip has a duration of effectiveness of 15 consecutive days. This bracelet is lightweight, comfortable and waterproof, making it ideal for hiking or camping in dry or wet weather. Thanks to its blend of cassia, rosemary, field mint, geraniol and Litsea Cubeba essential oils, it effectively repels all mosquitoes.

48. Guzack Waterproof Phone Pouch

Do you know someone who can’t do without their phone? Who likes to have it at hand? When hiking, it can be dangerous to keep your phone in your hand, even if it can be useful for finding your way or immortalizing the landscapes. That’s why we offer you this pouch that can be hung around your neck with an IPX8 waterproof rating.

It is designed by using ultra-thin plastic, which ensures touch sensitivity. The user of this pouch will be able to use their phone even when placed in it.

49. Energizer Camping Lantern

For camping enthusiasts, this lantern is a must-have to take with them. It offers three lighting modes: high intensity, low intensity and night light mode. This camping lantern runs on 3 D Energizer MAX batteries or 3 AA Energizer MAX batteries. Finally, it has an autonomy of 650 hours and guarantees 360° lighting.

50. Waterfly Waist Bag

This mixed waist bag is made of resistant, waterproof, breathable and durable nylon. This is ideal for people who prefer to have everything close at hand. It has several compartments, including two bottle holders. For added safety, it has a reflective strip on the strap, to promote visibility at night. It is ideal for travel and outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, walking, etc.

51. Covacure Camping Hammock

This excellent value-for-money mosquito hammock can be an alternative to the camp bed. Its 210T nylon composition guarantees lightness and robustness. It has been designed to support a maximum load of 350 kg and can comfortably accommodate two adults of average size. In addition, its very fine mesh allows you to see through and therefore observe the environment.

Mid-Range Gifts (Between $50 and $100)

52. Earth Pak Waterproof Dry Bag

We are convinced that this is the best dry bag in this price range. With its IPX7 waterproof rating, the Original Dry Bag guarantees total protection against liquids and keeps your belongings dry. It is adaptable and can be the perfect companion for all activities, outdoor and nautical.

This ergonomic bag offers its wearer maximum comfort. It is designed with a three-turn roll-top closure and with a reinforced strap to ensure a 100% waterproof seal.

53. BigBlue 28W Foldable Solar Panel

With its 28 Watts, the BigBlue brand solar panel offers plenty of power, excellent amperage, and a digital display to see precisely how many amps are going to your device. Besides this, the BigBlue folding solar panel has a voltage controller to transfer a constant flow of energy to your device. This solar panel is also built with SmartIC intelligent charging technology, allowing automatic recognition of your device.

It is compatible with almost all Android and Apple devices, as well as SLR digital cameras. Its foldable side makes it portable and easy to carry. Finally, thanks to its IPX4 protection index, it is not afraid of bad weather.

54. Campingaz Camping Stove

CampinGaz camping stove is always our favorite because this brand is unquestionably a benchmark in this market. Despite its price which may seem a little high, it is irreproachable in terms of manufacturing quality. This stove has a power of 2,600 Watts, ensuring fast cooking.

It comes with a handy carrying bag, in which it slips easily. You can also store a gas bottle there. Thanks to its four removable integrated feet, this stove is very stable, despite its lightness and compact size. It is very large and can support a saucepan or a frying pan.

55. Headlamp – Black Diamond Revolt 350

Diamond Revolt headlamp offers six different modes to adapt the lighting according to the needs (trail progression, camping, night hike). It is equipped with a QuadPower LED and a white DoublePower LED, which offers an output of 300 lumens. There is also an integrated Power Tap technology for an immediate adjustment of the light intensity. Thanks to its SinglePower LED red mode, it ensures perfect night vision. This headlamp stands out as one of the best hiking headlamps on the market. thanks to its hybrid power supply.

Indeed, it can operate either with three AAA batteries rechargeable via USB or with alkaline batteries. In terms of autonomy, Black Diamond announces up to 175 hours of use. Finally, it will not fail to seduce thanks to its unique and refined design.

56. Foxelli Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles

This pair of telescopic hiking poles is ideal for summer walks. Its major asset lies in its compact shape of only 57 cm, which guarantees lightness to its user. With a 7075-T6 aluminum tube composed of three sections of different diameters (18/16/14 mm), these walking poles can be extended according to the size of the user and the environment in which he evolves. In addition, its cork handle, combined with the padded strap, ensures a comfortable grip and optimal handling.

57. Trail Running Shoes – Saucony Peregrine 8

We tested this pair of trail shoes and we absolutely love them. They offer perfect grips on different grounds. They have comfortable padding and cushioning, as well as optimal flexibility of the soles, which offer unprecedented hold. Plus, Peregrine 8 running shoes dry quickly and don’t need a break-in period, so they can be worn straight out of the box. Saucony Peregrine 8 running shoes have been designed with the aim of keeping the feet in a state of pure happiness throughout their use. So it could be a great gift for hikers.

58. Filtering Soft Water Bottle – Katadyn BeFree 3.0L

This is our favorite in terms of filter gourd. It is lightweight, foldable, easy to use and clean. The Katadyn BeFree water bottle has everything to please hikers and campers. It effectively eliminates bacteria and protozoa to deliver clean drinking water. The main advantage of this gourd lies in its rapid water filtering. Indeed, you only have to wait one minute to filter two liters of water. Besides this, its 3-liter capacity ensures that you will not run out of water, even for long outdoor adventures.

59. Camp Bed – SONGMICS Oxford 600D

Songmics brand foldable camp bed has a strong iron frame, as well as six strong tubular legs. Renowned for its solidity, this is one of the best camping cots. This bed is able to support a maximum load of 260 kg without any problem. Its 600D Oxford stretch fabric surface is equivalent to a mattress and more than enough for occasional use. Its compact size also makes it easy to store and transport. To transport it even more easily, it comes in a very practical carrying case.

60. Tarp – DD Hammocks 3×3

The DD Hammocks brand dominates the tarp market. DD Hommocks 3×3 tarp can be used as a shelter for the night at the campsite or even as a simple protection against the rain or sun. Unlike other tarps of the Hammocks brand, this Rainfly tarp is the one that ensures greater stability with its nineteen different reinforced attachment points and impresses with its great versatility.

61. Sleeping Bag – TETON Sports LEEF

The LEEF sleeping bag from TETON Sports offers nights sheltered from the cold and humidity. It is very practical to carry, making it an ideal gift for campers, hikers and backpackers. Thanks to its synthetic filling, as well as its outer cover in polyamide, it offers a comfortable temperature of 5°C and guarantees very good insulation and sealing. In addition, an anti-cold flap is integrated to reduce heat loss. We chose this model due to its lightness and compactness.

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62. 365 in 1 Emergency Survival Kit

Do you have a loved one who is getting into hiking/camping? The survival kit can be a great gift. This emergency kit is essential for all outdoor adventures. It is composed of 15 versatile tools: a scraper, a measure, a fire starter, a flashlight, a tool card, a mini LED light, a compass, a knife, a whistle, fishing line, a saw cord, a bottle holder, an emergency blanket, a 5-in-1 Paracord bracelet, a signaling mirror, a waterproof case, and more. So it’s everything a camper or hiker needs to make their trips safer.

These tools are designed with high-quality materials, which ensure durability and sturdiness.

63. One Concept’s Portable Washing Machine

For camping enthusiasts, washing clothes has never been easier. Thanks to the One Concept Ecowash portable washing machine, it is efficient (180W), very compact (53 cm x 35.5 cm), and doesn’t require a connection to a water inlet pipe. Indeed, the water must be put in before washing manually inside the drum and manually.

In addition, a simple electrical connection is enough to put the device into operation. Compared to other portable washing machines on the market, this one is relatively lightweight, not exceeding 5.4 kg. It has a washing capacity of 2.8 kg. Little more, it makes no noise during use.

Smart Speaker

64. Bose Portable Smart Speaker

This mini-speaker has been specially designed for hikers and outdoor activity enthusiasts who can’t do without music like me. This musical accessory is a pure delight for outdoor use thanks to its reduced dimensions and its lightweight design. It is also shockproof, waterproof, stylish and ergonomic. The Bose smart mini-speaker has a battery life of 6 hours. Does this gift idea tempt you? It is available in black, blue and coral.

65. Gravity Bag – Lifestraw Water Filter

The Lifestraw is famous for offering quality equipment for water treatment. this is the second product from the Lifestraw brand on this list. As the name suggests, it is a gravity water filtration system. This versatile water filter system serves four functions: it operates as a personal straw filter, works seamlessly with the provided gravity bag, functions as an in-line filter compatible with most hydration packs, and can be affixed to a wide range of disposable water bottles.

It has a capacity of 3.7 liters and can filter up to 2,000 liters of water. It allows the removal of heavy metals, bacteria, pesticides, etc. It works with activated carbon and does not require any batteries or chemicals. So it could be a great gift for your camper or hiker friends.

66. Sweatshirt by Clever Travel Companion

Here is THE sweatshirt to absolutely have for a hiker/camper. From an external point of view, it looks like any sweatshirt you can buy in a store. However, it has hidden advantages. Indeed, it offers a multitude of internal pockets in order to keep all the travel accessories at hand, with complete safety and discretion. It has several large zipped and reinforced pockets. It is made of 100% cotton and can be worn all year round.

Hiking Compass

67. Suunto MC-2 Compass

SUUNTO brand is presented them one of the most reliable brands for producing hiking compasses. That’s why we recommend it to you as a small gift for hiking. Its balanced needle with a ball bearing works precisely and quickly. In addition, it has a margin of inclination of 20 degrees, which allows its user to find his way very quickly in all circumstances.

68. Eno Eagles Nest Hammock

After a long day of walking, hikers like to relax for a few moments. In this case, the hammock is a very good solution. Eagles Nest Hammock is made of ultralight and durable 70 denier nylon. It ensures optimal comfort and space for two people. It folds and stores very easily and in a few seconds in its carrying bag. The attachment system is supplied with the product, upon purchase, which makes it immediately usable.

69. Thermacell Mosquito Repellent

It is a wireless mosquito repellent that comes in the form of a kit consisting of the device, a butane gas cartridge, and three pads of active product. Its compact size and lightweight design (600 grams) make it easier to transport in a small pocket. However, this device is very powerful and eliminates mosquitoes located within 20m². It is faultless for campers and hikers who like to spend the night under the stars.

70. E Tronic Edge Running Belt

Do you know hikers/campers who like to have everything they need close at hand? And the idea of ​​having a bag bothers them? If so, look no further down the list, and here is the perfect gift for them. This zippered multi-pocket travel belt has several different compartments including an anti-theft secret. It can largely hold a wallet, phone, keys, and other valuable or necessary accessories.

71. Lite Trekking Trousers Long

Trekking trousers are ideal for all outdoor activities. Fjallraven Abisko trekking pants are specially designed for men. They’re ergonomic and guarantee optimal comfort for the duration of a hike or trek. These pants are designed in polyamide and elastane. It has waterproof and breathable properties. In addition, it is modular in shorts and can therefore be worn during the four seasons of the year.

72. Columbia Hiking Shorts

These hiking shorts are specially designed for summer use and suitable for a male. These are made with a combination of ripstop nylon and Omni-wick polyester. Columbia hiking shorts guarantee users good ventilation to stay dry throughout the day. In addition, modern design promotes agility and freedom of movement. These men’s hiking shorts ensure optimal comfort to feel comfortable throughout the hike.

73. The North Face Rolling Sun Hiking Shorts

These shorts are designed specifically for hot-weather hikers. It is composed of 90% polyester and 10% elastane. It also has waterproof and low-absorbency properties ensuring good ventilation. Its flexible material allows freedom of movement and optimal wearing comfort. It is very light and easily packable for travel.

74. Sea to Summit Tarp Poncho

The Sea to Summit Ultra-SIL Tarp Poncho is a practical and thoughtful gift for a backpacker. The use of this poncho is very versatile: it can be used as a tarp, poncho, tarp, emergency shelter, etc. It is large enough to cover the body, even with a pack on your back. It has two fabric loops for hanging hiking poles. This poncho is designed in 15 deniers Silnylon, which guarantees lightness and impermeability.

75. Wireless Headphones – JBL Endurance Peak II

For lovers of hiking and music, here is a great gift: wireless headphones from JBL. They’re based on JBL Pure Bass technology. They deliver clear sound capable of restoring the musical quality of each sound.

In addition, their power of 30 hours makes it possible to accompany the hiker throughout his walking day. They feature intuitive touch controls, making/receiving calls and accessing the phone’s voice assistant. It’s a real hands-free kit. With ergonomic design, they are robust and waterproof (IPX7).

For a high-end gift (budget over $100)

76. Deuter Hiking Bag – Aircontact Lite 45+10L

Deuter brand offers the Aircontact Lite: a functional, adaptable, and sophisticated hiking bag specially designed for women. It is the ideal bag for a long excursion in difficult conditions. It is composed of padded and waterproof material, which ensures optimal ventilation and a perfect balance between comfort, weight and ventilation. And with its SL cut, it is ideally designed for the female anatomy.

This model is extendable by an additional 10L, which allows you to adapt its volume according to the duration of the excursion.

77. ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 1-Person Tent

The Lynx is one of the best 1-person tents from the manufacturer ALPS Mountaineering. It is an ideal companion for solo adventures by bike or on foot or for trail running. With a lightweight (just 1250 grams) and compact design, this 3-season tent is easy to set up and provides adequate shelter in mild climates.

This tent stands out from its competitors, thanks to its multiple interior pockets, allowing you to store a large number of personal effects. It can be a great gift for solo hikers or campers who travel with a lot of equipment. Finally, it is waterproof and able to withstand the most adverse weather conditions.

78. Tent Canvas – MSR Habit 4

The MSR Habit 4 is one of the best tents on the market in terms of durability and weather protection. This family tent can accommodate up to 4 people. Its sturdy construction, made from lightweight and high-quality materials, is joined by one of the best post systems we’ve seen.

It has a waterproof rating of 15000mm, which means it provides protection in heavy downpours. This comfortable and durable tent offers solid performance and very good habitability.

79. Binoculars – Nikon Aculon A211 10-11×50

This pair of binoculars from Nikon is a very good compromise between affordable price and high quality. They are designed with a durable rubber frame to ensure optimal protection against drops and harsh environments.

They are suitable for a wide range of applications, such as at sporting events or for observing birds and other animals. Their ergonomic side provides the user with carrying comfort, even over an extended period. Thanks to a focus button, they allow you to quickly and precisely find a clear view.

80. Pair of Shoes – Salomon Quest 4D 3 GTX

Hiking shoes are excellent long-lasting gifts for hikers and backpackers. This pair of high hiking shoes from Salomon combines the solidity of a pair of shoes capable of venturing on any type of terrain, with the external appearance of a pair of running shoes, which makes it both stable and comfortable.

For this pair, the Salomon brand has applied itself to making the notches of the sole more aggressive in order to ensure exceptional grip. Thanks to their Goretex lining, they help keep your feet dry, even in damp or wet conditions, as well as on muddy terrain.

81. Hanging Tent – ​​Vivere Cacoon CACSM3

Cacoon CACSM3 hanging tent offers pleasant moments of rest and relaxation. It is a convenient 3-in-1 solution for outdoor enthusiasts. It can be used as a hanging chair, tent and hammock, making it ideal for both indoors and outdoors. Its canvas is made of cotton/polyester, which is not afraid of UV rays, rain, and snow and has the ability to resist mold.

In terms of safety, this swivel hammock chair meets all expectations, and can easily accommodate an adult or two children. Finally, its elegant and original design is sure to please.

82. Hiking GPS – Garmin eTrex 32x

What better than offering a portable GPS to allow your loving friend to explore the world with peace of mind? This hiking GPS has a 2.2-inch anti-reflective color screen that ensures better visibility, even in direct sunlight.

In addition, it includes a preloaded TopoActive map of Europe to guide its user throughout his hike. GPS and GLONASS satellite reception guarantee more efficient tracking in difficult environments. The power of the device is based on two AA batteries guaranteeing 25 hours of use in GPS mode.

83. Cobalt Mountain Goggles

Goggles can be a thoughtful and practical gift for hikers for Eye Protection and Clear Vision in Challenging Conditions. These sunglasses feature a polarized polycarbonate lens that filters glare while ensuring excellent visibility and 100% UV protection. In addition, for more comfort, they have two-side protections. They are available in two colors: black and white.

84. Sea to Summit Ultralight 15D Hammock

The Sea to Summit Hammock Ultralight 15D tarp is made of waterproof 15D PU-coated nylon and features quality taped seams. Its components make it effective against wind and rain. Its main advantage is its ease of transport. Indeed, it is able to fold up to the size of a water bottle and takes up only minimal space in the bag. This tarp has been specially designed for hammock users, with explorations in the heart of nature in mind.

85. Marmot Men’s PreCip Jacket

It is a real reference in the field of waterproof jackets for hiking. It offers remarkable performance in bad weather conditions. Thanks to its waterproof, breathable, protective and durable membrane, it acts as a real barrier against the rain. Little more, it is Bluesign certified (reduction of the impact on the environment), as well as a Fair Trade confection (ethical and social certification). This model is available for men and women, as well as in a multitude of colors.

86. Western Mountaineering Sleeping Bag – Moss Green

The Western Mountaineering is a comfortable and versatile 3-season sleeping bag. This model has huge differences from its competitors. Thanks to its system of interchangeable collars, which allows adjustment of the desired temperature inside the bag. With a light weight of 1200 grams and a comfort temperature of up to -5.4°C, Western Mountaineering is a safe bet for people who go on treks throughout the year and for a few days or even weeks.

87. Smartbox – 3 Days with the Tribe at the Campsite

What could be better for camping enthusiasts than to offer them a Smartbox offering them the choice between 168 camping stays! This gift box contains a catalog of activities, hotels, restaurants and wellness treatments and a gift voucher, without indication of price, allowing the recipient to book their stay for one of the services offered.

88. Flame King YSNHT500 RV Gas Grill

A good quality gas grill can be an excellent gift for campers for convenience. With a unique and compact design, this mini charcoal barbecue can be the perfect companion, especially when camping. It is widely suitable for 4 people and folds up very easily. It is portable, lightweight and easy to use. The feature that gives it its charm is that when folded it looks like a small briefcase with dimensions 30cm by 20cm.

89. Coleman Camping Chair with 4 Can Cooler

This is a top-quality camping chair. This model has side pockets that keep up to 4 cans chilled, so you can easily grab a cold drink at any time. It is made of PVC-coated polyester fabric to ensure maximum comfort. In addition, its quilted shape gives the impression of sitting on a sofa. The maximum load capacity is 120 kg. The Coleman is perfectly designed for camping or hiking because it is very easy to transport.

90. Sea to Summit Air Mattress

The Ultralight Insulated mattress from Sea to Summit is ultra-light and insulating. With a thickness of 5 cm, it is very compact, making it easy to carry. This air mattress is also very comfortable. Based on Air Sprung Cells technology, it is designed with inflatable honeycomb cells, which makes it durable and light. With this mattress, you can offer a good night’s sleep to your friend.

Down Jacket

91. Patagonia Down Jacket

With a light weight of 255 grams and filled with goose down, the Patagonia down jacket is robust, durable and versatile. It is an ideal gift for travelers and hikers and can be used as a mid-layer in very cold weather. It is made from ecological, warm and compact materials such as recycled polyester. The jacket also includes a DWR treatment to make it waterproof. With its classic yet elegant appearance, it is sure to please your friends.

92. Camera – Sony RX100 III

Expert says hiking, magnificent landscapes and for many hikers, is an opportunity to photograph nature. That’s why we offer you the Sony RX100 III camera. At the cutting edge of technology, it guarantees breathtaking resolution (20.1 megapixels), image stabilization, and an OLED Tru-finder electronic viewfinder. In other words, this device combines all the qualities of a high-performance camera while being light and compact.

93. Trekking Snowshoes – TSL Symbioz Elite

TSL Symbioz Elite Snow Shoes offer the best experience in terms of comfort, stability and grip. Based on the innovative Hyperflex concept, they provide ultra-natural walking experience and adapt to all terrains. The grip is ensured by 8 interchangeable stainless steel studs, which guarantee a long life. This model is ideal for hikers who want to combine quality and comfort.

94. GoPro HERO 9 Action Camera

An action camera can be an excellent gift for hikers to capture memories. The GoPro camera series is renowned for its ability to capture photos and videos in harsh conditions. Unlike the brand’s older models, the HERO 9 allows you to shoot 5K videos and take photos with a resolution of 20 megapixels. In addition, its new Max lens module offers incredible performance such as HyperSmooth Max and SuperView Max stabilization.

95. Kindle Paperwhite

Do you know a loved one who is as much in love with nature as with reading? It’s the perfect gift. The Kindle Paperwhite is lighter, thinner and water resistant (IPX8). Its 300 dpi screen without glare ensures a better reading experience, even in direct sunlight. This device is available in 8 GB or 32 GB and with or without advertising. This gift idea is sure to please fans of reading.

96. Huawei Watch GT Smartwatch

This smartwatch sold by Huawei offers excellent connectivity and 3 geolocation systems via satellite: GPS, GLONASS, and GALILEO. Thanks to its Lithium-ion battery, it offers an autonomy of 2 weeks. It allows continuous monitoring of the heart rate.

Do you want to offer the best health and state-of-the-art companion? Offer this smartwatch!

97. Netatmo Weather Station

This weather station is a classic gift for outdoor enthusiasts and is one of the best sellers on Amazon. It measures the environment in real time (temperature, humidity and air quality). This device is compatible with most Apple and Android devices. It’ll give users access to real-time data. It also offers 7-day weather forecasts.

98. Mr.Heater Buddy Tent Heater

In addition to being powerful, this propane tent heater is smart, to guarantee total safety. Indeed, if the quality of the oxygen in the tent falls below a reasonable threshold, the heating stops automatically. Mr.Heater Buddy Tent Heater provides power ranging from 1.17 kW to 2.64 kW depending on the desired temperature. It is also one of the best tent heaters and an ideal gift for camping enthusiasts, but a little cautious.

99. Mammut Pro x Removable Airbag Backpack

This is an airbag backpack. Have you decided to please a person who loves hiking in the mountains, and especially off-piste? This top-of-the-range bag is therefore ideal. It is very efficient and its volume of 35L will be perfect for carrying all the necessary equipment for a daily outing or over several days.

Its Removable Airbag Technology 3.0 system is ultra-light and compact. It is reliable technology using compressed gas and an adjustable trigger handle. With this airbag, you offer maximum comfort, performance and safety.

100. Bushnell PowerView 10×42 Binoculars

The Bushnell Power 10×42 binoculars feature high magnification capabilities. With their 42 mm lenses, they offer everything you need for low light vision and excellent daylight, all in great comfort of use. They have been designed with the aim of offering a wide variety of uses: observation of birds, wildlife, landscapes, or even the ocean, sports activities, shows…

Their multi-coated lenses have a special coating to reduce light reflection and provide bright images, which provide a clear view, as well as excellent saturation and contrast.

In conclusion

As we have seen, hiking, camping and backpacking are vast areas and accessories are never lacking! With our list, you are almost sure to please your adventurous friends. From practical gear that enhances safety and comfort to thoughtful items that add a touch of luxury to their adventures, we have brought something for every type of outdoor adventurer. However, if you have other gift ideas that we might have forgotten, do not hesitate to let us know in the comments!


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