The best and highest quality Christmas gift ideas for hiker between $50 and $100. Great ideas for gifts for backpackers to make the adventurer you love more than happy!
Good base layer is essential for every hiker. It keep us warm, wicks away the moisture and ensures proper comfort. And there’s nothing better for this job than merino top. Smartwool is one of the market leaders and produces great thermal underwear.
Icebreaker is another leader when it comes to merino clothing. Their Oasis half zip is a great choice for a colder weather conditions. Zipper make the temperature regulation easy and merino wool provides warmth and comfort.
If you really don’t know what to get or can’t decide just offer a gift card. It might seem un-personal but it’s better than buying something completely useless. The freedom of using this card is a great thing. You never know when you’ll need something and then having such a card is a great joy.
Every day use high quality flannel – functional and good looking. It does not only look good but is also functional – wicking and quick drying. Available in many colors for outdoor loving men.
If not done yet it’s high time to upgrade an old sleeping mat. This ultralight mat provides amazing comfort thanks to its Air Sprung Cells. It’s easy to inflate, deflate or regulate the pressure with a low profile valve. It’s a great gift for hikers trying to reduce their load weight.
Xero makes one of the lightest barefoot sandals on the market. They are perfect ultralight camp shoes every hiker should have. They weight close to nothing and are really comfortable. You can roll them which makes them really pack friendly. They come in men’s and women’s versions.
I personally own the X-Mug and am super satisfied with it. It folds flat and is very comfortable to use. This set is good when cooking for a group of people and it posses the same great features as the solo mug. All pieces are BPA free, easy to clean and heat resistant.
I love this day pack – it has all the features you might require from one day trip backpack. It has water bladder pocket, hiking poles loop, stretchy outside pockets, it’s spacious and it’s light. And the greatest feature is that you can remove the foam back and pack the backpack into its own pocket for ease of transport!
Ultra-lightweight (3.01 oz) wind jacket that packs extra small. This jacket is perfect for all windy conditions when you need lightweight but sure protection. It has adjustable hood and hem and DWR finish that repels water.
Great windbreaker for high altitude, windy summer days. It stops wind and repels water. It’s ultra-light and stowes into its own zippered chest pocket. Adjustable hood and venting system are also there making it a great gift for outdoorsmen.
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