Post Summary: Affordable Outdoor Gifts Under $50
What do you get for the outdoor lover in your life?
If you’re looking for the perfect outdoor gifts under $50, read on for awesome (and budget-friendly!) suggestions!
30+ Insanely Useful Outdoor Gifts Under $50
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One of the most important aspects of staying warm is knowing how to layer clothes for winter.
REI Co-Op provides several base-layer items, and the lightweight collection is a great place to start building up your inventory!
Base layers are some of the best outdoor gifts under $50!
Never lose another toothbrush again!
This Sea To Summit Hanging Toiletry Bag comes in two sizes (see here for the small version), and offers loads of internal organization.
Mesh zipper pockets, a hanging hook, and lots of cubbies make travel organization a breeze.
Read More: How To Layer Clothes For Winter Adventures
What better way to show your love for the outdoors & your favorite national parks than to wear them?
The Landmark Project offers over 100 designs, all featuring unique designs and colors.
Keep the snow out of your shoes for good with this essential Washington winter hiking layer!
These super durable gaiters from Outdoor Research have boot hooks on the front and bottom lace hooks that keep them secure and in place.
They also work for summer too – keep dirt and bugs out of your shoes in the warmer weather!
This classic beanie should be a staple in every person’s wardrobe.
Perfect for cold days on the trail or around camp, running errands around town, or outdoor events, this knit beanie is so versatile.
It also comes in over 20 colors, so you’re sure to find a color (or two) that they’ll love.
I’ve got my eye on these to wear at a snowy cabin (like these Pacific Northwest cabins to rent!) or anywhere that I need to go in and out of the house often.
These Minnetonka faux fur slippers keep your feet cozy and also provide traction for bringing in the newspaper on those cold winter days.
Camping Outdoor Gifts Under $50
Hydro Flask water bottles make the ideal outdoor gifts under $50 because they are useful every single day of the year!
Hydro Flask keeps hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold, so you can enjoy your drink all day long! I especially like this 24oz size, because it’s slim and fits easily in the side of my hiking day pack.
This stainless steel, double-wall, vacuum-insulated rambler mug is just what they need to keep their drinks hot (or cold) while running errands.
And we mean, HOURS. This popular travel mug fits into a car’s cup holder and has a straw and handle for easy drinking on the go. It’s absolutely one of YETI’s most popular mugs – they will be taking this EVERYWHERE they go!
This ENO SingleNest hammock is the one piece of gear that absolutely elevates your camping trip from good to great!
Buying a hammock is a great addition to traveling on a budget – they pack up small and you can sleep practically anywhere.
This is insanely lightweight (packs down to the size of a softball) which makes it easy to tote around on any backpacking, camping, or canoeing trip!
Making coffee while camping couldn’t be any easier!
The kit includes two deep bowls, insulated mugs, and retractable sporks for an all-in-one kit that’s lightweight. Don’t go on your next overnight trip without this kit!
This Nomadix quick dry towel is one of the perfect camping gifts under $50 for its versatility and durability.
Sand-resistant, quick-drying properties, and anti-microbial treatment mean it can withstand even the dirtiest of camping trips! It comes in plenty of colors, including some limited edition National Park prints as well!
The set comes in two parts, with an easy-to-clean reusable filter in the top, and a coffee mug with a handle & lid for the bottom part. Make this a road trip essential for your next adventure!
This classic, ultra-portable retro flask is perfect for bringing his favorite drink to the campsite or fire lookout without lugging heavy bottles.
With a wide mouth, no funnel is needed to refill. Pair that with the leak-proof cap and he’s ready to go where adventure calls.
This is one of the coolest gifts for outdoorsmen under $50, and will be a gear staple on their adventures for a lifetime!
Both extremely beautiful and exceptionally practical, Renee and Matthew Hahnel captured their journey through all of America’s National Parks in their recent book, Roaming America: Exploring All The National Parks.
Roaming America includes practical information about all 59 National Parks, including best hiking trails, photo spots, and even maps and mini-guides to make the most of your trip.
This book is a beautiful resource for anyone planning to visit the National Parks.
We’ll admit, there’s nothing like taking a sip of a well-deserved drink at the top of a mountain, but these Whiskey Peaks glasses help bring back that feeling even when you’re closer to home.
Because each glass is hand-blown, no two are the same… just like days on the mountain. Don’t worry, Whiskey Peaks also makes 6 other famous mountain peaks!
Looking for something a little fancier? Try the Whiskey Peaks Decanter
This isn’t just a beautiful coffee table book. Feast By Firelight is filled with campfire, cabin, and outdoor-inspired recipes.
Stunning photos paired with easy-to-follow instructions will inspire him to make outdoor-themed meals every day, whether that’s at home or at camp.
What are some outdoor gifts under $50 you are giving to someone this holiday season? Let us know in the comments below!
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