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21 Wonderful Father's Day Gifts For Outdoorsy Dads

Have a dad who's happiest when camping? We have some A+ gift ideas for you.

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1. This inflatable lounger you can take anywhere for a quick nap.

amazon.com

Promising review: "Really comfortable! Takes a couple of attempts at filling the bag before you get it down, but once you understand it's not difficult. This will be in the camper and in the Jeep for those times you just want to be lazy." —An Tsen

Get it from Amazon for $49.

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2. A packable blanket poncho to give your dad the arm freedom they never knew they wanted.

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Promising review: "I used this at the racetrack on a chilly night and it gives great coverage. Very warm. I could have sold mine several times over. I made sure to let people know where to find one." —Angeline

Get it from Eddie Bauer for $40 (available in red or indigo).

3. This magnetic rope light you can use to adorn your campsite or car.

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Promising review: "The light is lightweight, completely flexible, and plugs into any USB power source. This light is perfect for the backpacker who travels light with the need for light! The output on this light, both in the bag and strung out, is quite impressive. While stuffed in the bag, it puts out enough light to softly light the trail you're walking. While strung around the picnic table it provides enough light for the whole family. Completely flexible and portable, you can even use it to make sure you and your pet are visible on your evening walk." —BiJae

Get it from Amazon for $20+ (available in 5-foot and 10-foot versions).

4. These waterproof socks for keeping adventurous feet bone-dry.

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Promising review: "Amazing. Waterproof and breathable. Comfy, soft wool terry cloth–type lining. The warmest socks I've ever worn. When I put them on, within a minute it felt like I was using one of those stick-on foot-warmer packets. I wore them with only sneakers on icy and wet hikes, with a pair of thin wool liner socks, and my feet stayed warm and dry. I wore them with and without liners for four days straight and they didn't smell." —BB

Get it from Amazon for $46 (available in sizes S–XL).

5. A survival flashlight containing cans of gear that they may need in an emergency situation.

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Promising review: "The kit offers a one-stop survival shop, or in other words a self-contained basic survival kit. The housing is solid and each of the canisters is refillable. The light is much brighter than I thought it would be, but I did leave the batteries out for leakage reasons. The compass is slow but accurate and easy to read. Overall, it is a great fit with my other go-bag items, one I hope I never need but is worth the price." —Gabriel Murphy

Get it from Amazon for $79.

6. These heat-resistant gloves that'll actually let you hold flaming logs...for all log-holding needs.

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Promising review: "I LOVE fire. Love cooking with fire. So I BBQ a lot. When you spend so much time around fire it's just a matter of time before fire wins. So I am always looking for protective gloves, etc., to help me ensure that the only thing cooking is the meat on the grill and not me. I mean come on, they have a picture of a guy holding a flaming piece of wood. I had to have it and of course test it out to see if it is true. I was indeed able to hold a flaming piece of wood without burning myself. I would, however, advise you against it. I had my infrared thermometer that had the temperature of the coals at around 915 degrees. So if you like playing with fire and sticking your hand into hot places you probably shouldn't be sticking it into, you NEED these gloves." —Naveen Sydney

Get it from Amazon for $30 (available in black or blue).

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7. A lightweight hammock that packs small for those more remote trips to the wilderness.

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Promising review: "I love this hammock! It is so great for lounging by the lake or in nature. It packs up extremely small. The tree straps come in a separate bag, but they roll up nicely and pack tightly. The tree straps are a huge help. They give you the ability to utilize much larger trees and trees that are much further apart. This is absolutely big enough for two people (facing long way or short way). Very easy to set up, and for an absolutely amazing price. It is so comfortable. I plan on bringing it absolutely everywhere with me." —Marty

Get it from Amazon for $30 (available in four colors).

8. This ball launcher that's perfect for wearing out dad's excitable furry best friend.

amazon.com

Promising review: "This is the best way to play with my dog. She absolutely loves it when we get out the launcher. Even if you have a regular or small yard, you can still control how far you throw it. Plus, you would have it on hand for the dog park days — it can throw far!" —Talkie Toaster

Get it from Amazon for $5+ (available in 18-inch and 26-inch sizes).

9. A folding loveseat that'll make it easy to snuggle up around a campfire.

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Promising review: "Okay, this is kind of silly, but I bought this chair for my golden retriever, Abigail, and me. On my last camping trip she kept climbing up into my lap when I was sitting in my single camp chair, and it was kind of silly. She's too big! So I bought this. She loves it! (And I do, too.) She sits on her side and puts her head in my lap and we are both happy. Who's not happy is Toby, my Yorkshire terrier, because he's decided he's jealous and there isn't room for him, too. I haven't decided what I'm going to do about that yet. As far as the chair goes, it's excellent, very comfortable, and well-made." —G. Snapp

Get it from Amazon for $99+ (available in three colors).

10. This waist pouch that stays snug in place when running and has enough room for a phone, keys, and a quick snack.

amazon.com

Promising review: "This thing is terrific. I'm in the midst of marathon training and wanted to replace my arm band with something more comfortable. This fanny pack sits comfortably on my waist, and easily holds my phone and a few snacks. Everything sits right in my center of gravity and I hardly ever notice it or have to make adjustments, even on my long 16- to 20-mile weekend runs. I use this thing six days a week and haven't had any issues with things getting wet/sweaty or the zipper opening on its own." —Nick K

Get it from Amazon for $25+ (available in three colors).

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12. This pair of anti-bug pants to help repel insect invaders.

amazon.com

Promising review: "So far so good, but won't know for sure 'til I wear them this summer in Africa. Like the general fit and they are definitely lightweight, which is what I was looking for." —Wil

Get it from Amazon for $60+ (available in waist sizes 30–40, and in three colors).

13. A vacuum-insulated pint glass for helping his cold ones stay cold.

amazon.com

Promising review: "There's nothing worse than warm beer. With that said, this flask will keep your beer, and all of your other beverages, crispy cold down to the last sip. I haven't tried it for hot coffee, but I assume it would work just as well for that, too. An added bonus is the glorious colors that the flask is offered in." —Expressed Reviews

Get it from Amazon for $25 (available in 13 colors).

14. This ultra durable wallet made from sailcloth.

amazon.com

Promising review: "After my husband complained that his wallet was too thick and heavy I looked around for a slim and lightweight replacement. I came across this wallet and after reading the reviews decided to order it. As soon as my husband held it in his hands he was amazed at how thin and light it felt. He carries probably 8–10 cards, a license, and cash so I was a little worried he wouldn't be able to fit everything in it, but he did easily. The best part is even though everything fits the wallet is still light and slim." —Nicole

Get it from Amazon for $35 (available in three styles).

15. These collapsible pots that are easy to pack on any trip.

amazon.com

Promising review: "If you are an ultralight backpacker or limited on space, then these are really great. The cups and the bowls are good sizes when they are extended out and convenient to have while camping. The pot was a lot larger than I had expected, so I was pleasantly surprised. I boiled a few cups of water, which took a little longer than a household stove, but that is to be expected because I was using a little alcohol stove." —Michael Ver Sprill

Get them from Amazon for $105.

16. This deluxe portable cooler that can keep ice cold for multiple days.

amazon.com

Promising review: "Don't walk, run to purchase. Took this to South Florida for two families at the beach and we had all we needed. Ice in on Tuesday and still there on Thursday." —Online lifestyle

Get it from Amazon for $199+ (available in six colors).

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17. A set of stainless steel smoke pucks to surround and infuse your foods with delicious flavors.

amazon.com

Promising review: "I needed something small because I'm only using a Smokey Joe or Q1000 grill. I found that most all smoker boxes are huge... they'd take up half the Smokey Joe. I really wanted them made from stainless steel and small, so these things are perfect. The little directing chimneys are a nice design feature any engineer would like. The more I use these things, the more I love them. They really are perfect little smokers for the grills. I use them for road trips and at home and love them. They're worth every penny!" —Tonefish

Get it from Amazon for $13.

18. This portable grill that'll fit into a trunk so you can take it on the road.

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Promising review: "I wouldn't trade this grill for the world! This grill is reliable, rugged, and cooks better than any grill I have ever owned. I take it everywhere I go! It's easy to clean and the whole thing is just top notch!" —April Portwood

Get it from Amazon for $135 (available in nine colors).

19. A collapsible kettle that's flexible enough to be used over an open flame.

amazon.com

Promising review: "This kettle is so neat. I got it for my son who is taking an herbalism class and doing a lot of wildcrafting in his survival skills school. It fits well in his backpack, is nice and light, and much bigger than we expected. It all collapses flat into the metallic base. He will be using it over camp fires." —acefrapple

Get it from Amazon for $20 (available in three colors).

20. This multifunctional tool that can automatically adjust to any screw or nut.

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Promising review: "I am amazed at how well this works on just about anything you need to loosen that isn't perfectly round. Perfect for that weekend handy-person who doesn't want to buy a whole lot of tools. Just cover whatever it is you want to remove with the Gator Grip, twist, and chances are really high it will come off (or go on, if that's what you want)!" —T. Scruggs

Get it from Amazon for $13.

21. And a wearable sleeping bag to prevent your Dad from ever being too cold.

selkbagusa.com

Promising review: "WELL... to say that I'm obsessed with this would be a grave understatement. Every minute I'm not in this thing I'm dreaming of it. I show pictures of it to people who I see in public, (which inevitably means I'm not wearing it...tragic), like a proud parent. Which is sad because I'm an actual parent and people ask to see pics of my baby but instead I make them look at pics of this suit. The countdown to Selkbag tattoo begins." —Jordan B

Get it from Amazon for $99 (available in three colors and sizes S–XL).

Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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