If you’re looking for that perfect gift for the camping cutie in your life, we’ve rounded up 11 quality items that are bound to make her smile. What better gift than one that will lead to shared time under the night sky? —Hope Gately
Clark Jungle Vertex with Weathershield ($599)
Clark built in plenty of space into this design so that both people can sleep separately, each side with its own independent stability (as well as building enough room into each of the two beds so couples can snuggle if so desired). A center storage compartment separates the hammock beds ensuring valuables are within hands reach for both parties.
Bush Smarts Game Kit ($35)
Add a little amusement for rainy days in the tent with everything you need to play cards, roll dice and keep score on a waterproof score pad. The Bush Smarts Game Kit has rules for dice game “Man-Or-Moose” and everything is hi-viz red for easy spotting in a dark tent or around the campfire. The case can be customized with up to four uppercase letters or numbers, scrolled on by hand.
Cat Driver Beanie from Mountain Hardwear ($32.00)
If your body is cold, put on a hat. Mountain Hardwear offers this sassy, sexy, and functional outdoor dome perfect for a cold night of camping. The Cat Driver Beanie also makes a great stocking stuffer!
Gramicci June Granada Fleece Roll up Blanket ($58.00)
Outdoor enthusiasts often overlook these “luxury” items as unnecessary extra weight. But what these blankets add in weight they make up for in bliss next to a bonfire. The blanket rolls up and straps to itself for convenience. The outside is made of 4-way stretch French terry meaning it’s soft and warm.
Nemo Women’s Harmony 25 Primaloft Sleeping Bag ($219.95)
This sleeping bag is perfect for the ladies since its curve fitting design makes it easier to sleep on your side as well as reposition yourself throughout the night. Rated at 25 degrees, this Primaloft insulated bag will keep you warm, comfortable, and has an adjustable hood for your head.
Suunto Ambit2 S White ($400)
This women’s version of the popular athletic watch has a softer, slimmer elastic band for improved fit on smaller wrists. The Suunto Ambit2 S White is a powerful GPS training tool for trail runners, cyclists and other outdoor enthusiasts. Plot courses, navigate to waypoints, measure heart rate, cadence, pace and more. The watch can upload data to Movescount, Suunto’s website with apps and number-crunching tools for athletes and explorers.
Patagonia Women’s Fiona Parka ($299.00)
This fun, feminine, water resistant and wind-proof jacket from Patagonia is perfect for a cold night around the campfire or the city streets. It’s made of recycled polyester, so you can keep your carbon foot print low while making tracks in the snow.