20 Gift Ideas for a Hiker - Unique Gifter

20 Gift Ideas for a Hiker

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Do you know someone who lives and breathes the outdoors? Hikers are always on the hunt for nifty accessories to take with them out on the trail. Help them out with these cool and practical gift ideas for a hiker.

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Practical Gift Ideas for the Hikers in Your Life

Hiking is a fun hobby that can range from casual exploration to multi-day expeditions but most of these gift ideas are great for hikers of all skill levels. Whether they’re new to the hobby or a seasoned veteran, these will either be practical additions to their kit or replacements for exisiting gear. Either way they’ll love it!

Victorinox Swiss Army Classic SD Pocket Knife, Red

Swiss Army Knife

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A swiss army knife is the perfect accompaniment to hiking and everyday adventures. You’ll be surprised how many times a hiker will need a knife in the woods.

Solo Stove Lite & Pot 900 Set: Portable, Wood Burning Campstove + 900 ml Pot | Incl. Nylon Sack, For 1-2 People, 304 Stainless Steel, Compact (packed): 11,9 x 11,5 cm

Lightweight Camping Stove

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Nothing is better than a warm meal at the end of a long day’s hike, for that there are camping stoves.

DANISH ENDURANCE Merino Wool Hiking Socks, Cushioned, for Men, Women & Kids, Wine Red, US Women 5-7 // US Men 3.5-6

Hiking Socks

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Hikers are forever wearing holes in their socks. A hiker can never have too many quality pairs of socks.

Scala Turban Hair Towel Wrap for Women - Microfiber, Fast Dry, Super Absorbent, Anti-Frizz, Tangle-Free, Quick Drying and Plopping for Wet Curly Hair, Gray, 2 Pack

Microfiber Towel

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Microfiber towels are the ultimate towel. They are lightweight, super absorbent, and dry quickly. It’s the perfect towel for outdoor activities.

Great Escapes 901E005 Black2 Backpacking Sleeping Bag Lightweight and Washable Warm Camping Gear with Compression Sack 4 Seasons use for Indoor and Outdoor Hiking Camping and Backpacking,2.7LBS

Ultralight Sleeping Bag

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Hikers love anything ultralight. Sleeping bags that are ultralight and compact are the ultimate.

Kahtoola MICROspikes Footwear Traction for Winter Trail Hiking & Ice Mountaineering - Black - Medium

Footwear Traction

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If you live in a cold area, footwear traction comes in handy for snowy and icy hikes.

Vertex Essentials Emergency Blanket (6-Pack), 52' x 82'. Designed for NASA with up to 90% Heat Retention. Waterproof, Mylar Thermal Blankets for Backpacking, First Aid Kit, Bug Out Bag

Emergency Blanket

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An emergency blanket is hopefully something they’ll never have to use, but it is an essential item to have.

Fugetek 49' Selfie Stick Monopod Professional High End FT-568, For Apple iPhone, Android Samsung, & DLSR Cameras, Aluminum Alloy, Rechargeable Wireless Bluetooth Remote (Black)

Selfie Stick

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Selfie sticks are great for documenting solo hikes or group shots.

Outdoor Products Ultimate Dry Sack 3-Pack

Dry Sacks

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Good for hiking, kayaking, or any kind of adventure travel. Dry sacks are designed to be watertight and keep your things free from moisture.

20 Pack Mosquito Bracelets, DEET-Free Waterproof Mosquito Bands, 20 Individually Packed Bands 1

Mosquito Repellent Bracelet

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Ask any hiker what the worst thing about hiking in the summer is… the answer is guaranteed to be mosquitos. Any hiker will appreciate something to combat them.

Nomader BPA-Free Collapsible Sports Water Bottle - Foldable with Reusable Leak Proof Twist Cap for Travel Hiking Camping Outdoor and Gym - 22 oz (Orange)

Collapsible Water Bottle

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This collapsible water bottle folds down compactly for easy storage and ease of carry.

RAYVENGE T6A-S Gesture Control LED Headlamp with Red Light- 220 Lumens Cree LED, 159m Lighting, 3 AA Batteries, Waterproof, Best for Running, Caving, Hiking, Camping, Kids (Gesture Control Headlamp)

Head Lamp

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For evening or early morning hikes – any time it is dark, a hiker could use a head lamp.

Gloppie Lunch Bags for Adults Lunch Bag for Men Lunch Box for Women Insulated Lunch Cooler Bag Lunchbox Bag Reusable Lunchbag Black Lncuh Pail Work

Insulated Lunch Box

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Hikers need fuel. This insulated lunch box will keep food warm or cold so they have the perfect meal when they finally get to their lunch spot.

Riapow Solar Charger Power Bank - 27000mAh Portable Phone Charger with Built-in USB Cables 3.0A Fast Charge Battery Pack, 5 Outputs & 2 Inputs for Smartphone, Tablet

Portable Solar Panel Charger

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Yes hikers are trying to get away from technology by going out into nature, but for those that also like to carry their gadgets this solar panel charger is perfect.

A Woman's Guide to the Wild: Your Complete Outdoor Handbook (Her Guide to the Wild)

A Womans Guide to The Wild

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For the woman hiker, especially those intrigued by multi day trips – this book is a great and useful read.

The Hiker's Journal: | Hiking Journal | Hiking Journal For Women | Hiking Trail Log Book (Outdoor Journals)


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Journals are a good way to document ideas from the day and reminisce over a great hike at a later time.

MOON LENCE Outdoor Ultralight Portable Folding Chairs with Carry Bag Heavy Duty 242lbs Capacity Camping Folding Chairs Beach Chairs

Folding Camping Chair

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Sometimes sitting on hard pointy rocks really isn’t that comfortable. That is where a lightweight folding camping chair comes in handy.

Trek PRO Hiking Poles - 1 Pair - Trekking/Walking/Climbing - 100% Tungsten Carbide Tips, Ultralight, Adjustable Height, Anti-Shock

Hiking Poles

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Distributing weight evenly is the key to a successful hike. A good set of hiking poles can do wonders taking pressure off hikers’ precious feet.

GearTOP Running Gloves for Men & Women for Cold Weather, Touchscreen Winter Gloves Men Reflective Running Gear, Warm Glove Liners for Hiking, Freezer Gloves (Performance, Large)

Touch Screen Gloves

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It’s the 21st Century and we’re all taking photos with our smart phones. Sometimes you hike in the cold and don’t want to freeze your hands – for that there are touch screen gloves.

Take a Wine - Wine Gift! Foldable Unbreakable Wine Bottle, Reusable Travel Gear Accessories Bag For Camping, Hiking, Beach! +Silicone Funnel! Fun Gifts For Her Him Mom & Friends! (Purple)

Wine Travel Bag

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Because really, what better way is there to appreciate a gorgeous view than with wine?

Hopefully the hikers in your life will appreciate these gift ideas! If you need more inspiration, try these Father’s Day Gifts for Outdoorsman Dads too.

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