Whether you are gift hunting for a spouse, boyfriend or someone you recently started dating, receiving the right gift for Valentine’s Day can be very tough.
For guys who love doing things outdoors, we’ve curated 14 amazing gifts that guys will love- and actually use.
From an epic camouflaged backpack- cooler hybrid through to sunglasses that make any man look like a gladiator, here is a mix of great options for a range of budgets.
QALO – RINGS
QALO( Quality, Athletics, Love and Outdoors) makes silicone rings ideal for any active lifestyle. If your man has a lifestyle that involves hunting, being out on the range, fitness and anything outdoors, these are the coolest rings available period.
Perfect solution for a guy whose style incorporates rocking some man jewelry, because unlike metal rings they will always seamlessly integrate into all his daily escapades from operating, lifting and climbing through to hunting, shooting, scuba diving and more. You can customize them for an utterly unique gift for him too.
Not into accessorizing? Then he will utterly love this as his “doing stuff” wedding ring. For instance, great alternative for when he travels or runs camping with his buddies while the one you dedicated him on your wedding day stays safe at home.
The Silicone Ring Gift set is on sale at a Cupid steal right now to curtail $59.96 from $74.99.
ORCA REALTREE MAX 5 CAMO PODSTER
If you are gunning for MVP girlfriend or spouse this Valentine’s Day, then ORCA’s new Realtree Podster is sure to deliver that’ wow’ factor. Those well-deserved ice cold brews at the end of a memorable day out hunting will be a breeze to bring along with this gift.
ORCA is an exciting new company that has cool credentials- they are based in Nashville AND football legend Brett Favre is one of the partners.
Rather than bashing out coolers the regular way, instead they’ve use advanced whitewater craft ultrasonic RF welding to deliver the maximum performance. The Podster is a hybrid of two essentials: backpack and ice cold beer for days. Water and leak proof, it can carry basic necessities for a day hike or a couple days hunting- not only the twelve beers.
For longer escapades, you could opt for the Realtree Max 5 Camo Pod, which carries 24 beers comfortably.
GATORZ- MAGNUM Z
Sunglasses are always a classic selection. Why not get him ones that don’t merely is so great, but are tremendously popular with the elite warriors such as U.S Navy SEALs and law enforcement like SWAT teams.
These MAGNUM Z’s from Gatorz will protect his eyes not only from the sunshine in style with 100 UV protection- but help protect him from things flying around at high velocities.
Designed with warriors in intellect, the Magnum features a high impact resistant polycarbonate lens. The Magnum Z is the new enhanced ANSI Z8 7+ rated version of their Magnum style blackout. In simplest terms, Z87+ entails it has passed rigorous testing against high-velocity impact- not only blunt.
These sunglasses have that “modern gladiator” look as seen in popular movies like “Lone Survivor” and “Zero Dark Thirty.” SEALs do wear them in real life and the Gatroz Magnum is an extremely popular style.
While he may not need special operations features like matte surfaces, he will appreciate the ultra-high performance for anything he does outdoors from shooting at the scope through to kayaking.
5. 11 TACTICAL RUSH DELIVERY LIMA MESSENGER BAG
If your guy travellings a lot, is a passenger or simply needs an upgrade from his daily ordinary backpack or purse, then he will especially appreciate this 5.11 Tactical Rush Delivery Lima Messenger Bag.
It looks great, but the key is that it also integrates all of 5. 11 ’s deep experience designing a broad spectrum of gear for tactical professionals. There are pockets especially designed for everything a guy on the go – from protecting his laptop to a quick-draw compartment for his gun, if needed.
The Double Tap is a great color for a tactical professional that blends into regular life and urban terrain, but the black, sandstone, and OD trail all is so great too.
SITKA- VAPOR SHAKE DRY JACKET
Step up his wintertime style game. With this gift, when you step out on the town he feels like he’s wearing something relaxed that he would hunt in, but rocking a polished’ James Bond’ date night look.
The extra bang for your buck on this one is he will look hot in it, but you also have the comfort of knowing that now on those long run, mountain explorations or any of his human stuff outdoors with unpredictable climate … your Valentine’s Day gift is keeping him comfy and dry.
KEB TOURING DOWN JACKET
This jacket will build your human unstoppable in wintertime. Perfect for a man of action.
FjallRaven have outperformed themselves with the Keb Touring Down Jacket. It won’t weigh him down and slacken him down to defeat the cold on his adventures. It offer impossibly lightweight warmth.
He’ll be so cozy in this Keb Touring Down Jacket, you’ll want to steal it from him to wear yourself.
It has a classic, timeless style, while incorporating subtle, clever practical features that can be useful for just about anything he could think of doing outside in the cold. From double layers of textile on the shoulders to an adjustable hood that fits a helmet through. A mend kit is also incorporated.
For an unstoppable human, an unstoppable coat that they are able keep up his winter fun is an essential. The Keb is that jacket.
Many men love watches. And it is feasible to disheartening to hear the price tag of the best prestige watches like Rolex or Patek Philippe that can be the same as the costs of a auto. You don’t have to max out your credit cards to give him a special, jaw-dropping timeless watch with world class workmanship that is best in its class.
Get him a tactical twist on the classic watch gift. Surefire’s 2211 Signature is an ideal answer. This is a watch worthy of his favorite action movie star in his favorite Hollywood movie.
Because this watch was designed for men who do that sort of mind-blowing manly stuff for another job- in real life.
He may not have his own Q like James Bond, but he’s got you. This year give him a watch that is built to provide a tactical advantage on a range of extreme missions – so it seems good, but does a lot more than provide time.
There’s a virtually indestructible light integrated and it is designed to provide lighting in different ways for different tactical scenarios. He’ll have a blast showing his buddies that when it is strapped to the subsistence limb, the light perfectly aligns with a handgun. At the higher level, the powerful beam can blind an attacker while it shines and at a lower level it can assist a medic to discovery a bullet’s point of entry on a wounded warrior.
For daily life, your Valentine will find endless ways to use it whether it is working on his truck engine or searching for that can of beer that rolled away while out hunting and camping with his buddies.
BOURBON – MERICA
Get him the gift of a nice bottle of bourbon. Unique, high quality, bourbons are hot right now.
What’s better than a bottle of whisky with great flavor that also has special meaning behind it? Merica was created, and is running, by brave military veterans who have given their fellow Americans a singular, outstanding bourbon that savours the style liberty deserves.
Treat him and his buddies to a meaningful, amazing glass of bourbon with a bottle of Merica.
Available for $39.99
You can never have too many cool things for brews with your buddies.
This Bottle Breacher bottle opener will look cool on show at home and fun when it does guest appearances at neighbors’ BBQs. It will be super handy for cracking bottles.
After all, why get him something ordinary when you can get him a practical, stylish gift made from once fired decommissioned. 50 caliber ammunition that is high polished with military grade powder coating?
What induces them even more special is that the company was founded by the remarkable former Navy SEAL Eli Crane and they are all handmade by military veterans.
There’s a wide range of sizes and great styles from the Camo Bottle Breacher through to breachers that show how proud you are of his military or law enforcement service.
And there’s even a special Valentine’s Day edition you can have engraved that comes in a cool box on sale for $24.
COMBAT FLIP FLOPS – AK-4 7
They might not be fit for combat, but these AK-4 7 flip flops are the best flip flops for men. Ever.
Sure, they are great for the beach. As Combat Flip Flops says “this flip flop lets everyone at the beach know who the boss is without you having to open your mouth and say’ I’m the boss’.”
But these are best in class for their craftsmanship, quality and style so he will wear them everywhere. Barely surprising when you learn that the company involves highly accomplished U.S. Army Rangers.
In all seriousness, outside of combat, flip flops are popular footwear in the Special Operations community.
Between the name AK-4 7, the consolidation of style details professional warriors recognize and the fact cast bullet casings are keeping them on his feet- these flip flops will inspire huge buddy envy as soon as his squad places them.
Range of styles and colors to choose from and they retail for about $49.99.
CAMO DUFFLE BAG- SWORD AND PLOUGH
Inspired by the Sword& Plough CEO’s experience serving and relying on the Army issued duffle, this suitcase delivers the high level of durability expected from a military issued carry all – and more.
When he hurls this pouch over his shoulder it sends the message this is a man with style who is’ rugged stuff capable’- just like his rugged, stylish duffle.
This duffle will be an epic upgrade to the bag he utilizes for travelling, long weekends and to hoist around his man stuff on a regular basis.
WALLET – FILSON
A new billfold will be a practical gift he’ll get a lot of use out of on a daily basis.
But it doesn’t have to be the boring wallet that looks like everyone else’s and get stuffed in pockets without a think, day in and day out.
Get him a modern twist on a classic that represents his personal style. For a human who is an explorer at heart and loves the outdoors the wallet has to be from Filson. The Rugged Twill Packer Wallet in Otter is a great new alternative for this year.
Here’s why. In the late 1800 s, the company’s founder C.C. Filson began attaining high quality products for men tackling dangerous Yukon conditions during the Gold Rush.
The company has more than 100 years of experience outfitting brave Americans for their escapades. Your gift will be with him for a lifetime of escapades thanks to the outstanding quality and craftsmanship.
In addition to the stylish seems, some of the other standout features are the gorgeous Filson American waterproof leather and two hidden compartments.
Whether you have been married 50 years or just been on a few dates, a hat from Browning is always going to be a hit.
They have the best hat scope anywhere. Period.
Whatever his style, his favorite colors, his favorite activities … you’ll be spoilt for selection to truly personalize the gift for him with lots of options. He’ll look great and the fit will be comfortable.
New standout for this year is the ultra-cool vintage “hunting license” line. You can choose his favorite decked out in an 1848 license to hunt for white tail to waterfowl.
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