This gift guide features memorable gifts for both hunters and fishermen. We all know being an outdoorsy person is a lifestyle so finding the perfect gift is imperative. Keep reading to find the best gifts for any outdoor enthusiast including hunters and fishermen alike.
1. Heated Socks
The outdoors can bring many different climates, especially those that are cold. Whether you’re fishing or hunting, these rechargeable heated socks are equipped with two large batteries that will provide you with up to 16 hours of long lasting warmth. There’s also nothing worse than having cold feet for long periods of time.
2. Beef Jerky
You might not think of beef jerky as a great outdoor gift but healthy snacks are an essential part of any outdoor activity - especially when hunting or fishing. It’ll keep you fueled for hours at a time, which is ideal for these types of outdoor activities. With a wide range of flavors, textures, and styles, there’s a jerky fit for everyone. A jerky sampler box is a perfect way to gift someone so they can try a variety off flavors.
3. Portable Mosquito Repeller
No one enjoys mosquito bites; that’s just a universal fact. This portable mosquito repellent creates a 15-foot zone of protection against mosquitoes, which is ideal for camping, hunting, fishing, and any other outdoor activities.
Powered by a compact 12-hour fuel cartridge (which is included), this repeller operates without smoke, flames, or citronella. This will be any outdoors person’s favorite new accessory.
4. High Performance Hoody
SITKA’s Fanatic high performance hoody will be any hunter or fisherman's new favorite outdoor wear. It has a body-mapped grid and microgrid fleeces that function together to regulate body temperature. Thanks to odor control technology, it also keeps those pesky scents down without weighing you down because of its built-in breathable mesh face mask.
5. Personal Water Filter Straw
This is the ultimate item for any outdoor enthusiast who is in need of a backup water supply. This straw removes bacteria and parasites with its microfiltration membrane. Talk about being prepared to survive an emergency! It’s inexpensive, compact, and lightweight making it ideal for hunting or fishing or really any other outdoor activity.
6. Solar Powered Phone Charger
You never know when you’ll need to recharge your phone out in the wild. This is the best gift for big game hunters and fishermen who spend lots of time outdoors and need to keep a battery charge. This gift is not only practical, but it’s extremely useful. Simply leave this charger in direct sunlight to charge it back up. And to top it off, this charger comes with a compass.
7. 20 oz Travel Mug with Stronghold Lid
Early mornings are typical for hunters and fishermen and that’s why this will be their new favorite thing. Not only will it keep your hot liquids warm and cold liquids cool, but it is leak proof by design. It has a double-wall vacuum insulation and is made with 18/8 stainless steel to resist dents and drops. It also comes in a variety of colors suited perfectly for that special someone.
8. Large Knife
When it comes to the outdoors, a solid knife is essential. This modern version of a fixed-blade hunting knife has a sharp point and full belly for skinning or field cleaning. The contoured GRN Versaflex handle reduces hand fatigue and the bright orange color won’t get lost in the grass or leaves. It’s durability is unmatched and offers a sleek design everyone is talking about.
9. The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook
This is a must have for any hunter or fisher who either eats what they kil, loves to cook, or wants to learn more about cooking. The recipes in this book are simple yet delicious and the learning is immense. It’s also a great opportunity for home cooks to expand their knowledge and experience even in the smallest ways.
10. Camo Cooler Bag
These camo cooler bags made by NorChill are made for the outdoors. Not only do they easily keep drinks or game cold for hours, their camo prints stay hidden when hiding in the brush or wilderness. They are made with a tough lining that is easy to clean and unlikely to tear. It comes in three different sizes suitable for every type of need. It’s perfect to store snacks and beverages during those long days outside.
11. Utility Bracelet
This 15-in-1 paracord bracelet comes equipped with everything you need in the wild. Not only does it have a built-in compass, whistle, flint fire starter, thermometer, and multifunctional screwdriver, but it’s super strong cord can be used for tourniquets, lashing, trapping, fishing, and other survival uses. The best part is that it’s less than $10, but will last you a lifetime.
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