The Best Camping Gifts

You know that person that is itching to run away to the woods every weekend. For that person, we’ve compiled a list of camping gifts that will make their day. 

When it comes to camping, there is the romantic idea of being disconnected from your phone isolated with giant trees, beautiful mountains, and the sound of running streams. And then there are other aspects of camping that no one wants… mosquitoes, sleeping on hard, uneven surfaces, not being able to see after sunset. With the cool camping gear that exists today, you can give the perfect camping gift that your friend will never forget. Like the lantern that doubles as a bug zapper. Or the camping cot that makes sleep finally comfortable.

But we’ve provided more than just practical camping gift options, we have fun gift ideas as well like solar-powered colored lanterns that can be strung out around camp for a festive feel and remote control battery powered waterproof outdoor lights.  

Take a look at our list below and let us know what you would add in the comments! 

  1. Yeti Hopper Portable Camping Cooler

The Hopper was built for those adventures where you want to grab your gear and go. It’s the original 100% leakproof, ice-for-days portable cooler. Buy from

  1. Bear Hug Trucker Hat

The prAna journeyman Trucker hat is an adjustable snapback with open mesh back for breathability, featuring animal prints on the front panel. One size fits most. Buy from

  1. Camping Trucker Hat Gray

Simple and clean design for those that love the outdoors – camping, hiking, fishing, hunting. The leather patch logo is placed on a high-quality hat. The front panels are structured with mesh back. The hat has an adjustable plastic snap closure. Buy from

  1. Camelbak Hydration Pack

It’s got everything you need, and nothing you don’t. The M.U.L.E. has a narrow-gauge design that keeps it light and maneuverable—so even when it’s fully loaded for a day of mountain biking, it won’t get in your way. Buy from

  1. Lone Wolf Trucker Hat

Exclusive Goorin Bros. Animal Farm Collection. 5-panel cotton canvas trucker hat with mesh back. Buy from

  1. Camping Trucker Hat

Our trucker hats offer a classic mid-profile fit – not too tall, not too low. These are one-size-fits-most with an adjustable plastic snap closure. The traditional mesh back gives breathability and comfort. Buy from

  1. Camping Collapsible Tub

BPA Free. User-friendly by simply pop-up to open when using and collapses flat for space-saving. Buy from

  1. Therm-A-Rest Camping Cot

As light as 2 pounds, the award-winning Therm-a-Rest UltraLite Cot is lighter and packs smaller than any other cot on the market. Now redesigned to include ThermaCapture to help retain your body’s radiant heat, we’ve also revamped the feet and upgraded the carry-bag to make the UltraLite even more compact. Buy from

  1. Therm-A-Rest Self Inflating Camping Mattress

The luxurious self-inflating Therm-a-Rest LuxuryMap Foam Camping Mattress uses advanced variable-density pressure mapping technology and innovative die-cut foams to provide comfort and support in all the right places for camping, home, and travel. Buy from

  1. Ultralight Camping Stove

The MSR PocketRocket 2 Ultralight and Compact Backpacking, Camping, and Travel Stove is the ideal solution for minimalist and fast-and-light adventures, hiking, trekking, and global travel. Buy from

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