Staring at the night sky through the top of your tent is one of the best ways to unwind after a long day of adventure. It’s a gift that’s often overlooked. This holiday season, give the gift of adventure to your loved ones with the help of our holiday gift guide. We’ve compiled some of our favorite camping gear to help you give the best gifts this year.
Water Storage + Filtration
Let’s face it, water is the most important and the heaviest thing you’ll be carrying when going on a camping trip. Did you know water weighs over 8 lbs per gallon? The Seeker 6+ is the perfect piece of gear to eliminate the hassle of packing in heavy loads of water. The Seeker 6+ inline filter connects with a Plug-N-Play Cap to deliver gravity filtered water when hung. The filter itself removes 99.99% of E Coli & Parasitic cysts and filters approximately 1,500 liters of fresh water at a rate of >1 L per minute.
Available for $80
When selecting your home away from home for camping season, it’s important to consider a few things: sleeping capacity, seasonality, weight, and size. The REI Co-op Trail Hut 2 Tent has a two person capacity made to withstand the elements 3 out of 4 seasons. Weighing just 4lbs.14oz, campers love the option of being able to carry the Trail Hut 2 tent into the backcountry.Available for $199
The RECON Twist & Sip bottle is the perfect everyday use bottle to take on the go. Whether walking around camp or venturing off to explore, the new RECON series is sure to be your new go-to bottle. The RECON series bottles are made with 50% recycled materials in both the bottle and cap. While you're out enjoying beautiful new terrain, you can rest easy knowing that you’re helping lower negative environmental impacts. RECON features a unique cap that mimics the feeling of drinking from a glass. With only 2-parts, the cap and inner gasket separate for easy cleaning.
Available in 17oz/500ml ($16) 25oz/750ml ($17) 32oz/1L ($18)Backcountry
The Big Agnes Boundary Deluxe insulated sleeping pad provides high-end comfort with 3 season warmth for all of your camping adventures. One of the most frequent complaints about camping is how uncomfortable sleeping can be. The Boundary Deluxe offers a durable and packable solution to sleepless nights of tossing and turning inside your tent. Give comfort a try this holiday season!Available for $179
The Seeker™ is HydraPak’s most packable and lightweight water storage solution for camping, hiking, and backpacking. Its collapsible design combined with the product’s durability makes it the ultimate gift that will keep on giving. The Seeker is compatible with most 42mm threaded backcountry water filters, the HydraPak 42MM Filter Kit, screws on to the top so you can filter more water at camp. The Seeker series can be frozen, keeping your camping cooler cold for extended periods.Available in 2L ($25) 3L ($28) 4L ($31) 6L ($48)