12 Father's Day Gift Ideas for the Outdoor Dad

By Mekenna Malan | June 2, 2021

Cheers to the outdoor dad: the man who taught you to build a foolproof campfire, catch your first fish, and carried the smaller version of you on his shoulders when you couldn't finish the hiking trail.

Shop our favorite father's day gift ideas below, then get outside and enjoy them together.

OSPREY BACKPACK

When adventure calls, Osprey delivers. A quality pack is a must-have for any dad who loves hiking or backpacking.

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OBOZ HIKING BOOTS

Rugged, waterproof and super comfortable, Oboz hiking boots are ready to be laced up for any trail.

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DARN TOUGH SOCKS

A man can never have too many socks - that's a fact. But if he's got a drawer full of Darn Toughs, he's probably set for life.

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PADDLEBOARD RENTAL

This Father's Day idea is a gift and an activity all in one. Surprise dad with a paddleboard rental and a day at the lake (beach BBQ not included, but encouraged).

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RAB PULSE HOODY

Made for comfortable wearing during any activity under the sun, this lightweight base layer is quick-drying, odor-controlled, and UPF 30+.

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NOMADIX ULTRALIGHT TOWEL

Perfect for camping, backpacking or travel, Nomadix towels are versatile and ultralight without sacrificing performance. Made with recycled materials, too!

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MSR CAMP STOVE

Believe the hype: Not only is the Reactor Stove System the fastest and most fuel-efficient stove ever made, it’s the only one that delivers that level of performance in the cold and wind of the real world.

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STANLEY TRAVEL MUG

Durable, stylish and portable? Always. Leak, rust, or BPA? Never. Every time dad sips from this mug, it'll remind him that he deserves good things.

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PEAK REFUEL FREEZE-DRIED ENTREES

With nearly double the protein of other backcountry meals on the market, Peak Refuel will satisfy even the hungriest outdoorsman.

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TRAIL SERIES HYDRO FLASK

These lightweight water bottles are specially formulated to weigh less without sacrificing the insulated performance you have come to expect from Hydro Flask.

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ARCADE BELTS

Perfect for rugged adventure or everyday wear, we love Arcade Belts for their superior fit, low profile, and durable elastic stretch webbing.

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GEAR:30 GIFT CARD

Just can't choose? Get the father in your life a gift card and let him pick out the gear he'll love the most.

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