If you’re looking for outdoor gifts for women who love travel and adventure you’re in the right place. These outdoor gifts for women are unique and sure to impress even the person on your list who has everything. Gift buying can be difficult, but we like gifts that can be functional, yet still meaningful and bring people together. We also favor products that are good for our planet and you’ll find many brands on this list doing great things to support our environment. Whether it’s camping, travel, adventure, or outdoorsy gifts you’re looking for we have you covered. Check out these great gifts and let us know which is your favorite.

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Travel and Outdoor Gift Ideas for Women

These travel and outdoorsy gift ideas will hit all price points so there’s something for everyone!

Women’s Snowshoes

Snowshoes are a great gift for anyone in your life who loves spending time outdoors. It’s a fantastic way to get out and enjoy winter. REI has so many great options when it comes to snowshoes for women.

Bote Breeze Aero Inflatable Stand-Up Paddle Board

This inflatable stand-up paddleboard is perfect for those who are short on space. It collapses down and is stored in its own carry pack. This board is the ideal gift for anyone in your life who loves the outdoors. Once inflated it is very stable and lightweight to transport and store.

Nomadik Adventure Subscription Box

Give the gift of adventure all year long with this fun subscription box. They focus on innovative products from unique brands that will be a fun surprise every month. This is a great way to try new products and be remembered all year long.

Image: thenomadik.com

Rumpl Blankets

Rumpl blankets use NanoLoft® insulation made from post-consumer recycled fibers designed to trap in warmth. Great for camping, travel, or adventuring on the go. They come in fun designs, are very lightweight (only 1lb.), and come with a water-resistant stuff sack.

REI Classes & Trips

REI offers various navigating, backcountry camping, and other women-specific classes and trips that will help take her adventures to the next level.

Outdoor Classes, Events & Tours

Stanley Perfect-Brew Travel French Press Vacuum Mug

This is the perfect hardworking, dependable travel mug that also is a french press. Its double-wall vacuum insulation keeps beverages hot for up to four hours. It has a leakproof lid and the filter is easy to clean making it great for travel or in a hiking pack.

Solo Stove

These almost smokeless, portable fire pits are a great gift for women who love the outdoors. So many options for camping, entertaining at home, or cooking outdoors. These stoves are great for gathering families or neighbors together to create memories.

Solo stove gifts for outdoor women

Solar String Lights

This is a use-anywhere, portable, outdoor string light. These lights are versatile and add fun to any campsite or outdoor adventure. Remove and recharge the detachable power hub, while leaving the light string setup intact. They have three different brightness settings to create the right ambiance.

Pela Phone Case

Pela has created the world’s first compostable phone case. These cases protect your phone or AirPods, look good, and are environmentally friendly. They also have ipad cases, watch bands and more. Make the switch from plastic and give a gift that’s friendly to our planet.

Photo: Pelacase.com

Apple Watch

An Apple Watch is a great gift for women who like the outdoors and travel. It can monitor activity levels, and your heart rate has GPS and allows you to stay connected to family and friends on the go. This is a gift that offers so much for the active person on the go.

Apple watch gifts for women

Women’s Chunky Infinity Scarf

Marcella can be found on Etsy and is reinventing the ethics of fashion by advancing women and girls across all aspects of the business. These scarfs are handmade of merino wool and are very warm and versatile.

Photo: Marcella

Sweet Turns Winter Hat

A warm, beautiful winter hat is a great gift. This one is made of an acrylic/wool blend and is soft and has an inner fleece lining that keeps you really warm when temps dip low. This hat holds its shape and is of great quality.

Sorel Out ‘N About Boots

Sorel’s line of Out ‘N About waterproof boots are a favorite for everyday errands and school drops when keeping feet warm and dry.

Cotopaxi Fuego Hooded Down Jacket

This women’s down jacket is made from 800-fill-power goose down to keep her warm. Great for adventure, everyday or travel as it packs down. Comes in fun colors she’ll love as well as zippered hand pockets.

Take me to a National Park Gift Box

This fun gift box contains a journal, National Park playing cards, an iconic enamel mug, a tin candle, and a National Parks of the USA checklist postcard. Pairing this with the America the Beautiful pass would be such a great gift! The Parks Project works to preserve the national parks and leave them better than we found them by donating a portion of every sale to fund park conservancy projects. They have many other great gift ideas for those who love adventure and the outdoors.

Image: Parks Project

America the Beautiful National Park Pass

Experiences mean more than things. This pass can lead to adventures and memories to last a lifetime. This annual pass gets her into every national park and monument, as well as national forests, grasslands, and lots of other recreation sites across the country. If you buy through REI instead of directly through the National Parks it’s the same price but REI will donate 10% of the sale to the National Park Foundation.

Bear Butt Hammocks

Give the gift of relaxation. These hammocks are comfortable and durable. They come in many colors and are lightweight to easily fit in a pack.

Photo credit: bearbuttteam.com

LARQ Water Bottle

A LARQ water bottle creates clean water in less than 60 seconds by using its UV-C LED technology to sanitize. It is a double-wall vacuum-insulated stainless steel bottle that keeps your water cold for 24 hours or hot for 12 hours. The bottle can last up to 1 month on a full charge to get you through any big adventure.

Larq waterbottle gift for women

Membership to Going (formerly Scott’s Cheap Flights)

This one is for the travel lover who is always on the hunt for cheap flights. With this membership, they send email alerts with airfare deals and mistake fares for great savings on travel.

Image: Going Flights

Garmin inReach Mini 2

This is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast as this handheld GPS device will ensure you never get lost on an adventure. No more losing signal or battery with a cell phone. This device allows for two-way communication, route tracking, and interactive SOS.

Smaller Gifts for Outdoor and Travel Enthusiasts

Travel-friendly Eco-soaps

Ethique is the world’s first zero-waste and most sustainable lifestyle beauty brand. These hair sampler packs are a great way to try out bar soaps. They are great for travel as there are no liquids or bulky bottles to deal with.

Hand Cream for Hardworking Hands

L’Occitane, butter hand cream has a rich texture and leaves hands soft and smooth.

Fanny Packs are Cool Again

This Patagonia ultralight mini hip pack is the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone who loves adventure and the outdoors. Patagonia has a self-imposed Earth tax, 1% for the Planet, provides support to environmental nonprofits working to defend our air, land, and water around the globe.

Warm Socks

These Woolrich aloe-infused double-layer socks are sure to keep her feet warm all winter long. The inner layers are treated with aloe vera to moisturize the skin.

Night Scout LED Rechargeable Beanie

This beanie provides warmth as well as light and is great for outdoor activities. It’s easily recharged through USB.

OCOOPA Hand Warmers

These are fast-heating, double-sided hand warmers with three warmth levels. A full charge produces 4-8 hours of warmth.

Books for those who love the Outdoors

She Explores: Stories of Life-Changing Adventures

For every woman who has ever been called outdoorsy, comes a collection of stories that inspires unforgettable adventure. She Explores is a spirited celebration of female bravery and courage, and an inspirational companion for any woman who wants to travel the world on her own terms.

Wintering by Katherine May

Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times is a beautiful book that teaches us to embrace winter and understand life as cyclical, not linear. A powerful book that was featured on On Being with Krista Tippett.

Campfire Stories

Campfire Stories brings together tales about our national parks; some are by well-known writers while others are from pioneer diaries or have been passed down through generations of indigenous peoples.

Travel Journal

These come as a two-pack of executive-lined notebooks that are perfect as a travel journal or log for outdoor adventures.

Lastly, we hope these travel and outdoor gifts for women help you find that perfect gift. Whether you’re looking for an adventure lover, camper, or all-around outdoor enthusiast we hope there’s something for everyone. If you try any of these gifts or have others we should try please let us know! Check out our New Gift Ideas for Kids who Travel or Eco-Friendly Travel Products We Love for more great gift-giving ideas.

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  1. So many great ideas! You’ve helped me create my Xmas list, thanks. Rumpl blanket and the two story books have made it on! Another great Adventure book if you enjoy them is Anna McNuffs Bedtime Adventure stories for adults, that was really good!

  2. I’ve gotten snowshoes and a paddle board as gifts before and they are awesome! Great gift ideas! Oh, and I randomly got a pair of Allbirds and they are so comfy!

  3. These are some great gift ideas! I love subscription boxes and the Nomadik Adventure one sounds like so much fun! I’d love to try it out! I could probably do with that navigation course too…my sense of direction is not good! Thanks for the great guide!

  4. Great selection of gifts! Any of those books and the National Parks Gift Pack and annual pass are right up my alley. Though the Sweet Turns Winter Hat really looks comfy!

  5. Okay definitely would love an easily portable paddle board. I like that you share all of the different places we can go to buy each item! Thanks for sharing

  6. I love this gift guide! It includes so many useful and unique ideas. My apple watch is one of the best things I have purchased and it certainly would make a great gift. It’s perfect for my golf vacations because it helps me easily figure out courses I may be unfamiliar with.

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