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51 Perfect Camping Gifts for Friends and Family Who Love the Great Outdoors

Good Housekeeping Logo By Allie Early of Good Housekeeping | Slide 1 of 52: Ah, the great outdoors! There's nothing better than soaking up scenic views, cuddling in a cozy tent, sipping hot cider by the fire and roasting gooey marshmallows for the optimal s 'more. If I 'm being honest, I look for any excuse to lace up my boots (FYI: We have have some recommentions for the best hiking boots) and get some fresh air, whether it's a weekend adventure with friends, a casual day hike or something a little more off the grid.Outdoorsy people know two things to be true: 1. Camping can require a lot of stuff (which is why lightweight and practical accessories are the perfect gift!), and 2. Thoughtful gifts that remind you of your time spent outside are truly appreciated. Treat'em to a cute "happy camper" mug, gear to complete their new hiking outfit, an eco-friendly product or something else from our list to keep them dreaming of starry skies during the work week. You can also never go wrong with a practical item like a portable stove or Bluetooth speaker. There's something for everyone on our list — whether that's a gift idea for mom or dad, a gadget for the kids to enjoy, a special present for that outdoorsy pal or (let's be honest) a gift for yourself to celebrate the season. You can never have too many fun accessories to choose from! Surprise and delight your loved ones with a present that's creative, useful and perfect for a night or two in nature.

Ah, the great outdoors! There's nothing better than soaking up scenic views, cuddling in a cozy tent, sipping hot cider by the fire and roasting gooey marshmallows for the optimal s 'more. If I 'm being honest, I look for any excuse to lace up my boots (FYI: We have have some recommentions for the best hiking boots) and get some fresh air, whether it's a weekend adventure with friends, a casual day hike or something a little more off the grid.

Outdoorsy people know two things to be true: 1. Camping can require a lot of stuff (which is why lightweight and practical accessories are the perfect gift!), and 2. Thoughtful gifts that remind you of your time spent outside are truly appreciated. Treat'em to a cute "happy camper" mug, gear to complete their new hiking outfit, an eco-friendly product or something else from our list to keep them dreaming of starry skies during the work week. You can also never go wrong with a practical item like a portable stove or Bluetooth speaker.

There's something for everyone on our list — whether that's a gift idea for mom or dad, a gadget for the kids to enjoy, a special present for that outdoorsy pal or (let's be honest) a gift for yourself to celebrate the season. You can never have too many fun accessories to choose from! Surprise and delight your loved ones with a present that's creative, useful and perfect for a night or two in nature.

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