Shopping for hunters and fisherman can be difficult, but it doesn't have to be. Our staff of hunters and fisherman share their top picks for best gifts for hunters this holiday season.
These are the unique gifts that we would like to receive for Christmas or our birthday, Father's Day, etc.
There are over 70 hunting gift ideas below and we are sure that you will be able to find gifts for hunters who have everything.
Our Top Picks For Gifts For Hunters
1. Vortex Viper HD 10x42 Hunting Binoculars
Every hunter needs a good pair of hunting binoculars and they will think of you every time they are using them. Vortex Viper HD Binoculars are our top pick for best binoculars for hunting. Click the link above to access our buying guide that will walk you through everything you need to know in order to purchase a set of binoculars that your hunter or fisherman will love.
2. ScentCrusher Roller Bag
This is a gift that every hunter would be thrilled to receive. It is a storage bag for hunting clothes that includes a battery powered ozone generator which removes all odors from clothes, boots and other hunting gear. A must have for travelling hunters.
3. Filson Wool Hunting Jacket
This is the same Filson wool hunting jacket that your grandfather wore. Filson wool stands the test of time and is the ultimate wool jacket for hunting or for chores like shovelling snow in the wintertime. This gift for hunters is guaranteed to bring a smile to his face on Christmas morning or his birthday.
4. YETI Hopper Flip 18 Portable Cooler
We love our Yeti coolers and they make a perfect gift for the hunter or fisherman in your life. This one hold up to 16 cans plus ice and features a leakproof zipper and closed cell foam that will keep your drinks cold for days. Perfect for hunting camp or the boat.
5. Heated Socks
Nobody likes cold feet and your hunter is no exception. Check out our round up of the best heated socks for hunting on the market today and give a hunter the gift of warm feet regardless of the temperature they are hunting in. Our buying guide will show you everything you need to know.
6. Cellular Trail Camera
Hunters and non hunters alike love trail cameras. You can use them in the woods, or you can use them in your backyard, so you know what or who has been visiting when you are not there. This camera sends the pictures right to your phone in real time. We run around 50 cameras on all our hunting properties and the SpyPoint Link Micro Solar is our favorite by far. This is the ultimate gift for hunters at a price that won't break the bank.
7. Meat Grinder
Every hunter deserves a high quality meat grinder to help them process deer and other game into nutritious burgers, sausage and other treats for their family. Until now, buying a meat grinder had been a daunting task for someone without the proper knowledge, but our top picks and complete buying guide makes it easy for anyone to give a meat grinder as a gift.
8. FoodSaver Vacuum Sealer
Hunters hate to waste meat and there is no better way to make sure your game meat lasts as long as possible in the freezer than packaging it with a FoodSaver Vacuum Sealer Machine. This is one gift that will not go to waste.
9. Archery Target
Bow hunters are always practicing their shooting form and they tend to wear targets out pretty quickly, and let's face it, you can never have too many targets. Click here to view our round up and buying guide for the best archery targets available today and buy one as a gift for hunters in your life.
10. Work Sharp Knife & Tool Sharpener
Every hunter needs a top quality knife sharpener and the Work Sharp Knife & Tool Sharpener is one of our top picks for best hunting knife sharpener. The unique design of the Work Sharp is easy to use and uses belts to get a razor sharp edge on knives and tools. The flexible belts create a convex edge which is extremely sharp, durable and long lasting.
11. Badland Binocular and Rangefinder Case
This is the best binocular harness with a rangefinder pocket that we have ever used. The magnetic closures are phenomenal for easy access with one hand and unbeatable protection for your optics. It also features pockets on both sides for storing other important hunting accessories like calls, wind checkers, or an archery release.
12. Sitka Rain Gear
If you are going to to give rain gear as a gift for hunters, you may as well give them the best rain gear money can buy. That is Sitka Gore Tex Rain Gear. This gear will keep your hunter warm and dry in any conditions. It is built to be able to move without restriction when shouldering a firearm or drawing a bow. There will be a little bit of sticker shock, but you get what you pay for when it comes to rain gear. Makes a great gift for him or her.
13. Filson Oil Finish Double Tin Cloth Upland Hunting Pants
If you are shopping for an upland hunter or anyone that may find themselves in a briar patch, the Orvis Toughshell Upland Pants are the perfect gift. They are waterproof and windproof with leg zippers for easy on and off. They have a brushed tricot lining for warmth and comfort. These are the number one choice of our upland hunters on staff whether they are chasing pheasants on the prairie or rabbits in the thick stuff. Here is our guide to the best hunting pants available today.
14. Pelican 1745 Bow Case
Hunters invest a lot of money in their bows, so it makes sense to have the best bow case available to protect their bow. The Pelican 1745 Bow Case is the holy grail of bow cases. It is TSA approved for air travel and extremely rugged and durable. It is completely waterproof and dust proof thanks an o ring gasket and an automatic purge valve that equalizes pressure so that water and dust cannot enter the case. It features stainless steel ball bearing wheels and a lifetime warranty.
15. Kenetrek Mountain Extreme Hunting Boots
There is no better way to show you care than to give your hunter or fisherman the gift of warm dry feet! These Kenetrek boots are the best hunting boots that money can buy. They are perfect for hunters, fisherman and anyone that spends time outside in the outdoors. Want to be Dad's favorite child? Give him the Kenetrek Mountain Extreme boots this year.
Unique Gifts For Hunters
Sometimes you have to think outside the box when shopping for gifts for hunters who have everything.
Below you will find our top picks for unique gifts for hunters that they may not already have.
16. Custom Engraved Buck 110 Hunting Knife
Give the hunter in your life a gift that will be handed down for generations. A custom engraved Buck hunting knife. Buck knives set the standard for hunting knives in the USA and a custom engraved knife is a very special gift that the hunter in your life will love. The Buck 110 tops our list for the best deer hunting knife for the money.
17. JerkyGent Jerky Subscription
Give the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season. A beef jerky subscription box that arrives at your hunter's door every month. Jerky is the perfect snack for every hunters pack and JerkyGent has some of the best artisan jerky available today. Click here to read JerkyGent Reviews.
18. Hunter With A Gun Custom Bobblehead
This is a very unique gift for hunters that will not be matched by anyone. You send a picture of your hunter and they make a bobblehead hunter that looks just like him or her. You can even customize the hair color, skin color and eye color if you wish. One of our top picks for cool gifts for hunters! Use coupon code DeerHuntingGuide for 15% off your order.
19. Neon Deer Antler lighted Sign - Personalized Hunting Gift For Man Cave Or Home Bar
One of the coolest gifts for hunters that we have seen. This personalized neon sign is remote controlled and perfect for any hunter's man cave. The premium LED bar sign is available in 16 inch round and 20 inch round sizes as well as multiple color options. LED lighting is very energy efficient and cool to the touch.
20. Stansport 12 Gauge Shotshell Thermo Bottle
I think you will agree that this is a unique gift for hunters. It is a thermos that is shaped like a shotgun shell and it is sure to spur some conversation in hunting camp. It is a 25 ounce thermos and gets great reviews from hunters all over the country. Makes a great secret santa gift for hunters.
21. HuntStand Pro Subscription
HuntStand Pro is the #1 hunting and land management app in the country. It allows you to access nationwide property boundaries and public land maps. Finding landowners just became really easy. Map out your hunting ground and mark bedding areas, trails, stand locations and more.
22. LedLenser Rechargeable Headlamp
When only the best gift will do for the hunter on your list, choose the LedLenser Rechargeable Headlamp with Bluetooth controls. This is by far the best headlamp for hunting on the market today and makes a great gift for hunters and fisherman.
23. ScentCrusher Ozone Go Max
This is the coolest little gift. It is a mini ozone generator that plugs into the cigarette lighter in a vehicle and removes all unwanted odors, like food, pet and other undesirable odors from the vehicle. We all know how stinky hunters and fisherman's cars can get. Well, not anymore, once they own a ScentCrusher Ozone Max!
24. Leather Hunting Journal
I received a hunting journal as a gift many years ago and to this day, one of my favorite things to do is to go back and read my entries in that journal. Every time I read an entry, it takes me back and helps me to relive that hunt and etch the memories in my mind. A leather hunting journal is a great gift for hunters in your life.
25. Jase Robertson Pro Series Duck Call
If you are looking for gifts for duck hunters, look no further. This Duck Commander Jase Robertson Duck Call is in a league of its own. Handcrafted in Louisiana and easy to blow. We have to warn you though. Once your duck hunter opens this gift, you are going to think you live with a flock of geese.
26. Sawyer Products MINI Water Filtration System
There is no better gift that you can give than the gift of fresh, drinkable water. Removes 99.99999% of all bacteria (salmonella, cholera, and E. coli); removes 99.9999% of all protozoa (such as giardia and cryptosporidium); also removes 100% of microplastics. Perfect for hunters, fisherman and anyone who spends time in the outdoors.
27. Insect Shield Clothing
There is nothing worse than going hunting and having to pull numerous ticks off of you when you return. Yuk! This clothing is treated with insect permethrin that repels ticks and is EPA registered to last for the lifetime of the garments! It is also safe for the whole family. The best part about this clothing is that it is made in the USA with 100% American sourced materials.
28. Walker's Game Ear Razor Slim Electronic Ear Muffs
Show your hunter how much you care by giving them the ear protection that also amplifies the sound of game approaching. The Walker's Game Ear has full dynamic range HD speakers for clear and balanced sound with sound activated noise suppression so that your hearing is 100% protected from the loud sounds associated with shooting.
29. PEET Hunting Boot Dryer With Sanitizer And Deodorizer
This isn't just another hunting boot dryer. The PEET Boot Dryer With Sanitizer And Deodorizer Module completely removes moisture, sweat and odors from your hunting boots in just a few hours while using less electricity than a lightbulb. It uses molecular technology to generate ozone and circulate the ozone inside your boots, sanitizing them and leaving them scent free. Throw in the PEET 25 year warranty and you have an amazing gift or hunters in your life.
30. Frolk Whiskey Stones Set Of 6 Extra Large Stainless Steel Whiskey Bullets Chilling Rocks
This is a very cool gift for hunters. The bullets are filled with 95% water and 5% ethanol. You put them in the freezer and use them as chilling rocks instead of ice cubes. A very unique twist for your hunter that is a whiskey aficionado. This gift includes 6 bullets, bullet case and a premium gift box. Does not include a whiskey glass.
Best Gifts For Hunters Who Have Everything
31. Ozonics OrionX Ozone Generator
Give the gift of complete scent elimination. Hunters have been trying to control human odor for centuries and now, thanks to Ozonics, you no longer have to control your scent, you can eliminate it. This little unit uses ozone to completely eliminate your human scent so that you can disappear into the outdoors and avoid detection from the incredible nose of big game.
32. Tree Stand
One of the best gifts for deer hunters has to be a tree stand. Click the link above for a complete guide to the best tree stands, including climbing tree stands, hang on treestands, ladder stands and our favorite, 2 man ladder stands for taking your little buddy hunting. How cool would it be for your hunter to think about you fondly everytime they are sitting in their deer stand?
33. Muck Boots
Hunters love their Muck Boots and with good reason. The rubber boots leave very little scent on the ground and hold in any scent that emits from your feet. Add in the awesome comfort and durability and you have one of the best bow hunting boots on the market today. Check out our expert reviews of the Best Rubber Hunting Boots. Give the gift that deer hunters love. Give them Muck Boots this holiday.
34. Hunting Safety Harness
Give the gift that says you care this holiday season. A hunting safety harness keeps your deer hunter safe when he is in a tree stand. Don't worry that you don't know anything about safety harnesses. We've got you covered with our guide to the best tree stand safety harnesses.
35. Ground Blind
Keep your hunter warm and dry by giving him a ground blind. We have put together a list of all the best ground blinds complete with a buying guide, so that you can decide which one is the right gift for deer hunters in your life. He or she will thank you on that rainy day when they can get out of the rain and still hunt in their new ground blind.
36. ALPS OutdoorZ Stealth Hunter Blind Chair
Comfort is king when it comes to hunting in a blind and there is not a more comfortable blind chair than the ALPS Outdoorz Stealth Hunter Swivel Blind Chair. It is a little on the expensive side, but you can see some less expensive blind chairs and a complete buying guide by going to our Best Hunting Chair article.
37. Diamond Archery Infinite Edge Pro Compound Bow Package
Every hunter eventually wants to bow hunt as well. There is no better way to get started bowhunting than with the Diamond Archery Infinite Edge Pro Compound Bow Package. The Infinite Edge Pro Bow is the gold standard in starter bows because it is almost infinitely adjustable to fit any hunter. The package includes 3-pin bow sight, 3-point arrow rest, arrow quiver, peep sight, string loop and wrist sling, so your hunter will be ready to start practicing on day one! Here is a complete buying guide for the best beginner compound bows.
38. Samick Sage Takedown Recurve Bow Package
Starting with a recurve bow is a great way to get into archery and eventually bow hunting for kids and adults alike. The Samick Sage Takedown Recurve Bow is our top pick for best recurve bow, and this shoot ready package provides everything that you need to get started. Package includes: arrow rest, 6 arrows, 2 brass nocks, stringer tool, arm guard, finger Tab, and a quiver. Everything you need for the beginner archer.
39. Leupold RX-FullDraw Rangefinder
A high quality, dependable rangefinder is a must have piece of equipment for bowhunters and the Leupold RX Full Draw Rangefinder is a top pick from our staff of experts. It features 1/2 yard, angle compensated distances, so you are always 100% confident that you have the right distance when planning your shot. It is super lightweight and ergonomically designed to fit flawlessly in your hand. You can find a list of all our favorite rangefinders by visiting our Best Rangefinder For Bow Hunting article.
40. Best Hunting Bibs
There is no better way to keep warm and dry while hunting than by wearing a pair of the best hunting bibs available. Click the link above for our complete buying guide to help you find the right hunting bibs for your deer hunter. Makes a great gift for him or her.
41. The Honest Bison Epic Griller Gift Box
Hunters love red meat and this gift box from The Honest Bison features the perfect steaks that your hunter can cook on the grill. Each box comes with:
This is one of our favorite gifts for the outdoorsman in your life.
42. Ibex Merino Wool Base Layer
Give the gift of warmth and comfort. Ibex makes the best quality long underwear available today. It is made 100% from super soft merino wool and will keep your hunter or fisherman cozy warm in even the coldest temperatures. This is the base layer that we wear here at DeerHuntingGuide.net.
43. Illusion Systems Extinguisher & Black Rack Calling System
There is nothing quite as exciting as calling in a big buck during the hunting season. Give your hunter the gift of an exciting hunt by giving him the Illusion Systems Calling System. It consists of the Extinguisher grunt call and the black rack rattling antlers for creating believable rattling sequences that bring bucks running.
44. Primos "The Can" Estrus Doe Deer Call
The number one deer call of all time. Primos "The Can" Estrus Doe Deer Call is absolutely foolproof. There is no way to do it wrong. You simply put your finger over the hole and turn the can upside down. It makes the bawling mew of a doe deer in heat and brings the bucks in running. Makes a great stocking stuffer for deer hunters.
Gifts For Hunters Under $50
45. Best Hunting Socks
These aren't your Grandfather's hunting socks. These are a collection the best hunting socks available today and our staff of hunters wouldn't wear anything else. Give the hunter in your life the gift of warm feet!
46. Stanley Classic Thermos
When I was a kid, my grandfather had 2 of these thermoses in a leather case. He would fill one with coffee for himself and one with hot chocolate for me. Some of the best memories of my life were spent with a Stanley Classic Thermos cup in my hand and yours could be too.
47. The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook
This is one of our favorite gifts for hunters and fisherman. It is relatively inexpensive and they will use it over and over again as they prepare savory meals with the fish and game that they have harvested and serve it to family and friends. If you wanted to spend a little more on a gift, you could give a nice bottle of wine with the cookbook.
48. ALPS OutdoorZ Deluxe Hand Warmer
Give your hunter or fisherman the gift of warm hands. Made of neoprene with a warm fleece liner and cuffs to keep the wind out. Swivel clips fasten to your belt or belt loops. It stays out of the way until you need to slip your hands inside and get them warm. Makes an awesome gift that the hunter in your life will appreciate.
49. Gamehide Frontloader Vest
This is our favorite hunting vest for upland birds and small game. It has plenty of pockets, including a large game pouch in the back. It also has elastic ammo storage in the front to hold all of your shells, along with enough blaze orange to satisfy the hunting laws in all states. It is super lightweight and easy to clean. All for under $50.
50. Titan Stormproof Match Kit with Waterproof Case
Every hunter should have an emergency preparedness kit and it should include waterproof matches that will work under any conditions. The Titan Stormproof Match Kit fits the bill perfectly. It is inexpensive insurance that you will be able to make fire when you need to, without question. Each 4 inch long match will burn for 25 seconds and will stay lit underwater or in gale force winds. Makes a great stocking gift or secret santa gift for hunters and outdoorsman.
51. HuntingOpoly Board Game
Makes a great gift for hunters of all ages. The hunters version of the classic board game Monopoly. Player pieces consist of crossbow, shotgun shell, backpack, boot, shed, binoculars as you make your way hunting around the board. Just be careful or you might find yourself out of the game for eating too much crock pot possum! Fun for the whole family.
52. Thomas And Son - Cold Beverage Can Cooler - Engraved Open Season Hunting Can Holder
Looking for a cool gift for Dad or other hunters in your life? This engraved can cooler is practical and perfect for deer camp or any other time you need to keep a cold one cold. There is an American flag on one side and a deer target on the other with the words; "Opening Day should be a national holiday" engraved in the can holder. Lase engraved in the uSA and designed to last a lifetime.
53. Buffalo Bills 100% Exotic Game Meat Sausage Sticks
Who doesn't love sausage sticks for a snack? Each tub contains 15 one ounce meat sticks made up of 5 venison, 5 elk and 5 wild boar. Sticks are made of 100% game meat, no chicken , beef or pork like some other exotic meat sticks. Also they are made in the USA with American game meat. A great gift for hunters that is affordable and perfect for the stocking or for Father's Day!
54. Deer Hunting Books
There is nothing better for a deer hunter than to sit down in front of a warm fire and read a book about deer hunting.
One of the greatest things about being a hunter is that you can enjoy the sport, even when you are not doing it. We are constantly thinking about hunting and reliving past hunts, but it is awesome to learn more about hunting by reading a book written by an expert in the field.
Funny Gifts For Hunters
55. The Original BenShot Bullet Rocks Glass with Real 0.308 Bullet
This is a very cool gift for hunters that is made in the USA. An 11 ounce rocks glass with a lead free 308 bullet embedded in the glass. Perfect for having a stiff drink after a hunt. Pick up a whole set for parties and your friends and neighbors will never stop talking about them. Great for Christmas, Father's Day or birthday gifts.
56. Funny Best Hunter Donald Trump Coffee Mug Novelty Cup Gift Idea
A great gift idea for the Trump lovers in your house. Love him or hate him, you have to admit that he does have a way with words! The saying on the mug is "YOU ARE THE BEST HUNTER. NOBODY IS BETTER AT HUNTING THAN YOU. ALL OTHER HUNTERS ARE A TOTAL DISASTER. ASK ANYONE, THEY ALL KNOW, EVERYONE AGREES, BELIEVE ME.
57. I Like Big Bucks and I Cannot Lie T-shirt
Every hunter likes big butt...er, uh bucks and would be proud to wear this T shirt around the house or out in public. Classic fit cotton shirt is lightweight with a double stitched sleeve and bottom hem. Perfect gift for the hunting guy or girl in your life. Great for Christmas, birthdays or any other occasion.
58. I'd Rather Be Hunting Funny Socks Novelty Gifts
You knows that the hunter in your life would rather be hunting, but now he can show everyone else. These are a great novelty gift for Dads, Grandpas, sons and more. Premium knit socks are 85% cotton, 10% spandex and 5% elastic for a comfortable fit and they are available in a multitude of colors. Make a great stocking stuffer for Christmas, or a Father's Day gift.
59. Toilet Timer Funny Gifts for Men, Husband, Dad, Fathers Day, Birthday Gag
As seen on Shark Tank! No more half hour bathroom breaks. A sand timer that will keep your hunter focused on the task at hand. Timer lasts about 5 minutes. The unique mechanism resets automatically. This is one gift that will be remembered for years to come!
60. Gone Hunting Then Fishing Hanging Wood Wall Sign
What hunter or fisherman wouldn't want this as a gift to hang in their man cave, garage, lake house, or deer camp? This fun vintage sign is made in the USA from MDF and comes with a string for easy hanging anywhere your hunter hangs out. The Sign reads: Gone Hunting Be Back Soon Then I'm Going Fishing. Funny gift for hunters in your life.
61. KeyChain Hunter Gift I Love You More Than You Love Hunting
LOL, nothing says I love you like a keychain that says I love You More Than You Love Hunting! A fun hunting gift for your husband or boyfriend. It is made of stainless steel and is a great way to show your hunter how much they mean to you. It is lead free, nickel free and hypoallergenic. Comes in a luxurious velvet pouch. Great hunter gift idea!
62. Funny Baiting Deer Is Illegal Wall Sign
This is one of our favorite funny gifts for hunters in our roundup! This metal sign is made out of aluminum and has two holes for easy hanging. It is perfect for the man cave, bar, garage, workshop, or any hunter's office. It Says WARNING BAITING DEER IS ILLEGAL THIS CORN PILE IS FOR SQUIRRELS, CHIPMUNKS AND OTHER SUCH ANIMALS ANY DEER FOUND EATING THIS CORN WILL BE SHOT. Sign measures 8" x 12' and is proudly made in the USA
63. I Love It When My Wife Lets Me Go Hunting Coffee Mug
This is a great gift because it says I love it when my wife lets me go hunting, but the way it is written, I Love My Wife stands out. It is a great shape for drinking your coffee and will become your favorite coffee mug. A great way to send a message to your favorite hunter that he will remember each morning as he wakes up.
Best Gifts For Fisherman
64. Fishpond Upstream Tech Vest
Give the gift that every fisherman would love to receive. The Fishpond Upstream Tech Vest is the best fishing vest on the market today and every fisherman would be beside themselves to get one as a gift. This is the first fishing vest to be made with entirely regenerated nylon waste materials, like fishing nets and old carpets. Completely adjustable fit and super lightweight. Click the link above to learn more.
65. Oakley Gibston OO9449 Prizm Grey Polarized Sunglasses
Polarized sunglasses are a great gift for every fisherman on your list and these Oakley polarized sunglasses are both stylish and ideal for reading the water and cutting glare when you are on the water. These glasses feature High Definition Optics and block 100% of harmful UVA/UVB/UVC rays. The three point fit and wrap around style blocks light at the periphery of your vision for better clarity.
66. Boga Grip Fishing Tool
The Boga Grip allows fisherman to pick up their catch by the lip without harming the fish even if the fish has teeth. It has a built in scale to make landing fish up to 60 pounds a breeze. Stainless steel construction and easy one handed operation. A perfect gift for wade, surf or boat anglers.
67. Offshore Angler Aluminum Pliers with Nylon Sheath
Every fisherman need a high quality set of fishing pliers and our top pick is the Offshore Angler Aluminum Pliers. They are made out of lightweight aluminum, but reinforced with coated carbon steel inserts to add strength where they need it. The feature replaceable tungsten cutters that will even slice through braid fishing line quickly and easily. A great gift for the fisherman in your life.
68. Mystery Tackle Box Fishing Tackle Subscription
Give your fisherman the gift that keeps on giving. A fishing tackle subscription from Mystery Tackle Box. Every month the gift recipient will receive a box filled with the most popular lures and tackle. The fisherman that we have given this gift to can be seen waiting at their mailbox for their monthly Mystery Tackle Box. A great gift for fisherman everywhere.
69. MONSTERBASS Fishing Tackle Subscription
The cool part about this fishing tackle subscription is that they taylor the monthly fishing tackle to the lakes, rivers, streams and oceans that are near where you live. This is one of our favorite fishing tackle subscription service and it is a big hit with everyone we have gifted it to. A great gift for fisherman and hunters everywhere.
70. St. Croix Premier Spinning Rod
St. Croix fishing rods are the best fishing rods that you can buy and they are all handmade right in Park Falls, Wisconsin. There is no better gift for fisherman than a quality spinning rod that is made right her in the good old USA!
71. Shimano SLX DC Baitcasting Reel
If you are shopping for a bass fisherman, then look no further than the Shimano SLX DC Baitcasting Reel. It is our top pick for best baitcaster for the money and has a very reasonable price that is under $200. A great gift for bass fisherman that will be long remembered!
Where To Shop For Hunting Gift Ideas?
The best place to shop for hunting gifts is going to be where hunters, fisherman and outdoorsman usually shop. Here at DeerHuntingGuide.net, we are a team of hunters and fisherman. Here is a list of all of the websites that we typically shop at and buy our hunting and fishing gear.
Big Box Online Stores Shopping For Hunters And Fisherman
- Amazon - Amazon is world's largest retailer and a good place to shop for hunters. One word of caution. If you are buying more expensive gifts, it is best to buy from a more reputable source. There have been instances of counterfeit items purchased through Amazon. If you are buying a $300 raincoat, we would recommend buying direct from the manufacturers website. Those are also listed below.
- Bass Pro Shops - There isn't a hunter or fisherman alive that can drive by a Bass Pro Shops without wanting to go inside and shop for gear. Not to mention that these are the coolest stores ever, with all of the animal mounts and huge aquariums to watch the fish in their natural habitat. You can't go wrong shopping for hunting gifts online at Bass Pro Shops.
- Cabelas - Cabelas used to be the "Foremost Outfitter", but they have been bought by Bass Pro Shops, so now you are best off to buy all of your hunting, fishing and camping gear directly from Bass Pro Shops.
- Aventuron - We love shopping at Aventuron. They carry a lot of outdoor gear that is difficult to get at other online stores. They are very reputable with awesome customer service.
Buy Direct And Support Small Business In America
- Buck Knives - Buck Knives are the epitome of a great american company. Started in 1902 by Hoyt Buck, today they employ over 300 Americans creating the best hunting knives in the world. When you combine the American craftsmanship with Buck's Forever Warranty, you will have a hunting gift that you can be proud to give and the recipient will be handing it down for generations to come.
- Filson Wool Hunting Clothes - Filson is another great American company that we are proud to support. They have been around for hundreds of years creating superior products with superior service. Filson products are also known to be handed down from generation to generation.
- Sitka Gear Hunting Clothes - Sitka Gear is a relative newcomer to the outdoor clothing market. Founded in 2005, Sitka Gear has quickly become legendary and the go-to manufacturer for the best rain gear and outdoor gear in the industry. Sitka Gear is expensive and we recommend buying directly from the company to avoid issues with counterfeit gear.
- Darn Tough Vermont Socks - Darn Tough makes some of the best socks available today and they still make them in Vermont, with wool from their own mill in Northfield Vermont. These are American made socks and we are super proud to support the American workers that make them.
- Farm To Feet Socks - Farm To Feet is another one of our favorite American sock manufacturers. They have the simple goal of creating the world’s best wool socks by exclusively using an all-American recipe: American materials, American manufacturing, and American workers. Another example of a great American company that we are proud to support.
- ScentCrusher Hunting Gear - ScentCrusher is based in Wichita Kansas and uses NASA based research to create products that use ozone generation technology to remove scent from hunting clothing, hunting gear, even from hunter's cars. We use ScentCrusher products all year long to keep our gear and vehicles scent free. ScentCrusher products make great gifts for hunters and fisherman.
Those are some of our favorite American small businesses that we like to support when shopping for hunting and fishing gear.
Hunting Gift Shopping Tips
Finding the perfect gift for hunters doesn't have to be difficult, but there are a few things that you should keep in mind when shopping for a hunter.
What Does He or She Like To Hunt?
There are plenty of hunting gifts that will work for hunters regardless of what they like to hunt, but if know specifically the type of hunting they do, you can narrow down the gifts and get them something tailored to what they like.
For instance, if they are an upland hunter, you can get them a pair of briar proof pants that will save their legs from cuts and scratches when they hunt. But those would not be appropriate for a deer hunter.
On the flip side, what would a rabbit hunter do with a tree stand?
You get the idea.
The better you know your hunter, the more meaningful the gift will be.
Buy American Made
We can't stress this enough. Building and maintaining an American company is more difficult than ever and the least we can do as outdoors people is to support American workers and American companies. They make some of the best hunting, fishing and outdoor gear on the planet and many of the products they produce would make great gifts for hunters and fisherman.
Do the Research!
There is no excuse today for not doing the research necessary to find the best products on the internet.
Read the reviews and Google search for the best product in the category that you are looking for.
Just open up Google and type in the search bar, best tree stand, or best hunting binoculars and with a little looking around, you will find real reviews by real hunters. Don't be fooled by the many marketers out there trying to sell you the products that make them the most money.
You can find REAL HUNTERS like us here at DeerHuntingGuide.net that provide REAL REVIEWS on products that we actually use!
Final Thoughts On Gift Ideas For Hunters
We have given you more than 70 great gift ideas for hunters and fisherman that we have given and received at one time or another.
There are a bunch of great gifts for the hunter who has everything as well as unique hunting gifts and even great gifts under $50.
The fact is that you can't go wrong with any of these gifts. They are perfect for Christmas, Birthdays, Father's Day, or any other occasion.
They are great hunting and fishing gifts for men and women, husbands, wives, boyfriend, girlfriend, sons and daughters.
We'd love to hear what you think!
Have you received a gift that was especially awesome, or a gift that you will never forget?
We'd love to hear about it!
Please leave your comments below.