This post was written by Adventure Contributor Whitney Matthews
Post Summary: 21 Best Outdoor Gifts For Women
Are you having a tough time finding the perfect gift for the outdoorsy woman in your life who loves being outside?
You want to get her something she actually wants and will use, but it’s hard to find things she doesn’t already have!
In hopes of limiting the amount of time you spend searching the web for gift ideas, we’ve put together a list of 21 great outdoor gifts for women that’s she’ll use all year long!
21 Brilliant Outdoor Gifts For Women Who Crave A Good Adventure
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The Mandagies Print Shop Gift Cards
Give the gift of wanderlust to your adventurous woman by giving her a gift card to our print shop!
We have a giant selection of Pacific Northwest landscape scenes, ranging from mountains, ocean, rainforest, and even the desert!
To purchase a gift card, send us a message on our contact form with the subject line “Print Shop Gift Card” to start the process! From there, we will send you a personalized code through your email (and you can print out the receipt as a paper gift!) to surprise them with any print they choose. These codes can be used on multiple orders until the balance expires.
Teva ReEmber Slip Ons ($74.95)
There’s nothing better than slipping your feet into a nice, cozy pair of slippers… until you have to leave the house. That’s where the Teva ReEmber Slip Ons comes in.
Often referred to as “a sleeping bag for your feet”, these durable slippers are made from recycled materials and have sturdy soles for indoor AND outdoor use. They’re perfect for weekend camping trips, road trips, or lazy days around the house.
These outdoor gifts for women honestly will last season after season!
REI Co-Op Base Layers ($49.95)
The REI Co-Op Mid-weight base layer is the perfect affordable piece for cold-weather adventures. The moisture-wicking fabric keeps you cool and dry on sweaty trips like cross-country skiing and snowboarding.
This layer can also work in the summertime too – it’s got a UPF rating of 50+, making it a perfect piece for sun protection too. The best part? It comes in tons of colors!
Read More: How to layer clothes for winter season for staying dry and warm.
Patagonia Tres 3-In-1 Parka ($599)
While a little pricey at first sight, Patagonia Tres 3-In-1 Coat just might be the LAST one you will ever need to buy her. It’s a down-insulated, waterproof and windproof double-layer jacket.
She’s essentially getting two jackets in one: the down insulated jacket AND the weatherproof jacket to layer over top. Wear them separately, or combine them for three different customizations from the same coat system.
Outdoor Voices RecTrek Zip Off Pants ($118)
Flattering and ultra-functional, the Outdoor Voices RecTrek Zip-Off Pants are the perfect hiking piece for those trail days with chilly mornings and hot afternoons. (We’re talking to you, September and October).
With deep front pockets, cargo side pockets, and a perfect fit to sit high on the waist, these pants are not only cute but extremely versatile. They are the perfect outdoor gift for women who love to be stylish on the trails!
Smartwool PhD Hiking Socks ($13.17)
The Smartwool PhD Hiking socks are ultra-tough and built for pro performance. Meaning, they are perfect for anyone who likes to spend their days out in the backcountry.
They are the perfect outdoor gifts for women who love hitting the trails! They’re lightly cushioned, without being bulky, and have mesh venting for maximum breathability and moisture management.
*Smartwool also has styles designed for tougher hikes, running, skiing and snowboarding, compression – you name it, they probably have a sock that’s perfect.
Blundstone Classic 550 Chelsea Boots ($199.95)
Made with premium water-resistant leather, a durable outsole, and a cushion sole for comfort, Blundstone Chelsea Boots are the perfect shoe for winter walks downtown or on a trail close to home.
While on the more expensive side, they are seriously built to last and they’ll only get better with time.
Topo Designs Rover Pack Canvas ($109)
The classic Rover Pack design meets the timeless look of canvas bags.
This backpack features an exterior top flap pocket for easy access smaller items, an interior laptop sleeve, and side pockets with cinch closure to hold a water bottle or extra gear, all wrapped up in water repellant canvas.
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 your 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!
Leatherman Free P4 Multi Tool ($139.95)
Leave the tools to the men? I don’t think so. The Leatherman Free P4 has 19 different tools all in one compact, easy-to-use multitool.
You never know when pliers, scissors, a screwdriver, or a can opener might just come in handy. Sometimes the best way to show her you care is to make sure she is ready for any situation she might come across in the backcountry.
Kammock Bobcat 45 Degree Trail Quilt ($199)
This down-insulated trail quilt is one of the most versatile outdoor blankets out there. It’s compact and lightweight, perfect for a little extra warmth in the backcountry or around the fire in the backyard.
The Bobcat 45 Degree Quilt can also be worn as a poncho for hands-free warmth, it can adapt to be used as a backpacking sleeping bag (in conditions no colder than 45 degrees) or a hammock underquilt, or a cozy camp blanket. When we said “versatile” we really meant it.
Hydro Flask Wine Tumbler ($17.93)
Leave those fragile wine glasses at home and bring along these durable ones from Hydro Flask! For a set, check out these amazing gifts for outdoor couples, so you can sip wine with your honey practically anywhere!
With a max output of 425 lumens, it has seven different lighting modes (including front and rear red, strobe, and burst), and it is rechargeable for endless hours outdoors. It runs for 60 hours on Low and 4 hours on High.
This is one of the most practical outdoor gifts for women that she will use forever!
Garmin Vivoactive 4S Smartwatch ($349.95)
The Vivoactive 4S has all the features of a traditional Garmin smartwatch while being sleek and small.
But don’t worry, there’s still plenty of apps tailored to an active lifestyle: animated on-screen workouts, a built-in sports app, a Garmin coach and custom workouts all paired with energy monitoring, stress tracking, heart rate monitor, women’s health tracker – to name a few.
Moment 2-Lens Photography Starter Kit ($159.99)
Is she looking for a way to take better photos of her adventures without all the expensive camera gear? (In that case, you might also like our other guide, the perfect gifts for Photographers!)
The Moment Starter Set is perfect for just that. It includes their best-selling phone camera lenses, a phone case for easier lens mounting, a lens cleaning brush, and a wrist strap. And yes, they have cases & lenses for most types of phones out there.
Pendleton Wool Blanket ($169)
Often inspired by national parks and the outdoors, Pendleton’s wool blankets make the perfect cozy season gift while offering an everyday reminder of her favorite places. Beautifully designed and sustainability produced, it will be like having an art piece on the couch.
This one of the best outdoor gifts for women who love staying cozy in style!
Paddywax Parks Candle ($34)
Because this hasn’t been the year to get out and experience all the smells of nature in person, why not give her a candle with her favorite outdoor smells?
The Paddywax Parks candle is housed in a reusable ceramic vessel and has a crackling wood wick, reminiscent of those nostalgic campfire sounds. The best part? Sales of the Paddywax Parks candles help support the National Parks Foundation.
Filson Rugged Twill Tote Bag ($195)
This tote bag is the perfect combination of rugged and stylish, one of the best gifts for outdoorsy women!
With classic leather straps, paired with water- repellent and abrasion-resistant twill fabric, this tote will stand the test of time. The interior is roomy, perfect for holding bulkier items, and the four exterior pockets are perfect for smaller items.
To-Go Ware Classic Bamboo Utensils ($19.95)
She probably already has reusable utensils for the backcountry, but what about for day-to-day use?
The To-Go Ware Classic Bamboo Utensils include a spoon, fork, knife, and chopsticks, along with a recycled plastic carrying case. They’re small, portable, and can fit basically anywhere.
Love These Gifts For Outdoorsy Women?
What are some of your favorite outdoor gifts for women? Also just a quick note – these ideas can totally work for men too!