It can be so hard to find that *perfect* gift for friends, family, and other loved ones in your life. Whether you are shopping for a Christmas present, birthday present, or something just because you want to find something that shows you really know them. In this gift guide for the nature lover, I am sharing 12 gift ideas for the person in your life who loves to get outside!
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Amazon Gift Guide for the Nature Lover
I have raved about these sandals before and also shared them in my gift guide for the traveler. They are honestly one of the best do-it-all sandals. They are comfortable, lightweight, waterproof, and are actually cute. Whether the person you are shopping for loves to backpack, hike, raft, camp, or hang out by the river, you can’t go wrong with these sandals. They come in lots of different colors and are also unisex.
If you’re looking to splurge on a gift, the Yeti cooler is a highly reviewed product that is the perfect upgrade for the old Coleman they probably have right now. The Yeti cooler can be the perfect gift for anyone who loves to fish, boat, camp, or hunt. With three inches of insulation, this cooler helps ice stay ice longer so they don’t have to make frequent trips to the nearest grocery store or Minute Mart. Plus, there are a range of different sizes and colors.
For the nature lover in your life who is constantly adding another destination, hike, or trip to their bucket list, the National Geographics coffee table books are perfect. There are several different books to choose from such as “100 Hikes of a Lifetime,” “Complete National Parks of the United States,” and “Destinations of a Lifetime.”
For the person in your life trying to make it to every U.S. National Park, this scratch-off map is a fun way to help them keep track. This scratch-off map will help them stay motivated to reach their goal and remind them of all the places they have been able to see so far.
For the person who loves to document their outdoor hobby, a tripod is the perfect gift. This tripod is collapsible and lightweight making it easy to bring along hiking, fishing, or camping.
This Gamin watch has a GPS and up to 6 days of battery life (14 hours in GPS mode). You can connect the watch to your phone to receive texts, calls, and social media alerts. There is even a feature to set up an emergency alert that will send your live location to designated contacts. These features make this watch perfect for the person in your life who loves to hike or camp alone.
These rechargeable string lights are waterproof and can last up to 20 hours on a single charge. They can add the perfect ambiance to any campsite. These would be the perfect gift for someone who camps often and already has all the basics, but doesn’t have the more fun or luxury items that can really add to their trip.
Darn tough are some of the best socks on the market for all outdoor activities. The socks are warm, comfortable, and moisture-wicking. Plus, Darn Tough socks are guaranteed for life meaning that if they develop wear, tear, or holes they will be replaced for free and with no questions asked.
This Rumpl blanket is a part of the National Parks collection. The Rumpl blanket is packable (there is a stuff sack), warm, machine-washable, and made from 100% recycled materials. It’s basically a wearable sleeping bag. There is even a feature where you can clip the blanket using the “cape clips” to allow it to be worn hands-free. It’s also stain and water resistant so that’s always a plus when you’re going to be outdoors with it!
This backpack is the perfect day pack for any outdoorsy adventure. There is a sleeve for a hydration reservoir or 15″ laptop/tablet. Although small, it can fit a lot. It’s a versatile backpack that works for all the essentials.
The solo stove is a portable smokeless firepit that can be used when you’re camping. This stove puts off plenty of heat. The design is portable and comes with a case for easy transfers. This is a great option for an outdoor firepit.
This National Park-inspired game is great for all ages. It’s an easy-to-play game for outdoor lovers made by a small, independent business. Perfect for those who love games based on strategy as much as they love National Parks!
Amazon Gift Guide for the Nature Lover
I hope you were able to find some gift ideas for someone in your life with this gift guide for the nature lover. These 12 ideas are a good start if you are looking for a gift on Amazon. If you are looking elsewhere for gifts, Etsy is another great spot to look for homemade, personalized, or custom gifts. I would love to know if you have more ideas below. Feel free to leave a comment or let me know if you found something to gift someone from this list!