23 Camping Gift Ideas
Whether it’s a birthday gift, Christmas present or just a little treat you’re after, you’ll find a range of gifts appealing to campers in the list below.
Practical camping gifts
1. Luci Outdoor Inflatable Solar Light
With four light modes, waterproof qualities and the capability to last for up to 50 hours on a single charge, the Luci Outdoor Inflatable Solar Light makes a great camping gift for the adventurous. You charge the light with a USB cable and can then use the port to charge your smartphone too- we call that a handy gadget!
Find it here for £36
2. Extreme Lightweight Down Sleeping Bag
Incredibly lightweight, this is an ideal sleeping bag for an occasional winter camper. The 75% down bag with hood has interior pockets for your valuables, has a two-way zip and fits into a small stuff sack. If you’re looking to buy someone a special camping gift, this may be it.
Find it here for £159.99
3. Personalised Caravan Bottle Opener
Buy a loved one this conveniently sized, personalised bottle opener to add to their camping kit. The vintage-inspired caravan motif is printed onto natural Scottish linen, and the handy magnet on the back makes it easy to find every time it’s needed.
Find it here for £7.00
4. YETI Rambler Wine Tumbler
Regular wine glasses can be impractical when camping for many reasons, from difficulty packing them to the clean up when they accidentally get broken. YETI Ramblers are stainless steel, keep your drink cold for twice as long as a normal cup and come in a wide variety of colours.
Find it here from £24.99
5. Evercreatures Handmade Vegan Funky Wellies
Since 2004, Evercreatures have produced fashionable wellies in their own factory, the only UK welly brand to do this. The company is proud to shout about their sustainable and vegan status among the entire rubber range. What's more, the natural rubber content means that these boots are on par with other hunting wellies but at a fraction of the cost. Head over to the Evercreatures website and browse the 40 unique designs available to find your perfect style.
Find them here from £19.50
6. AeroPress Coffee Maker
An easy to use coffee press that takes up hardly any room and is easy to clean is a fantastic gift idea for any coffee lovers in your life. Instant coffee may suffice for some but a coffee connoisseur is sure to appreciate the smooth, freshly brewed coffee that this gadget makes.
Find this here from £29.99
7. Personalised Campervan Doormat
Know someone moving into a new house? This doormat is an excellent reminder of their past and upcoming camping adventures every time they cross the threshold. Add two lines of personalised text to make it a really special gift.
Find it here from £34.95
8. Personalised Caravan Keyring
Give a sentimental token to the camper in your life with this personalised keyring. These are great for using on motorhome, caravan and campervan keys to distinguish from car and house keys.
Find it here from £9.99
Camping gifts for kids
9. The Original Den Kit
Give kids everything they need to build their own shelter with The Original Den Kit from The Den Kit Co. There’s nothing more fun than creating your own den and spending hours using your imagination playing in your tailor made-shelter. A tarp, groundsheet, mallet, rope and steel pegs all come inside a handy carry bag, making little ones look like real explorers.
Find it here from £40.00
10. Pocket Swing
This easy to assemble and pack away swing is ideal for kids spending long days exploring with adults. Put it up using two strong trees and use it as either a fun break for entertainment or a comfy seat to rest tired legs.
Find it here for £40.00
11. Discovery Adventures Channel Walkie Talkies
Gift kids a pair of walkie talkies for their next camping adventure, they’re sure to provide hours of entertainment. Hide and seek, woodland walks and trips to the facility block can all be made more fun when you can communicate from afar. They also help to keep noise levels down for fellow campers.
Find it here for £25
12. Playmobil Summer Campsite with LED Fire
Kids can recreate their favourite camping memories with this fun set from Playmobil. With three characters, two tents and plenty of accessories, this is a fun way to keep the camping spirit alive when a camping trip has ended.
Find it here for £19.99
Camping gifts for foodies
13. HI-GEAR Collapsible Kettle
As any camper will tell you, there’s nothing quite like a hot cup of tea or coffee after pitching up on a chilly day. We don’t always have the space to pack a full-sized kettle, so this collapsible, compact piece of kit from Hi-Gear is sure to be a welcome addition to anyone’s camping kit.
Find it here for £10.00
14. Puddingstone Distillery Campfire Gin
Winner of the World’s Best Martini Challenge 2019, Puddingstones Distillery’s Campfire Dry Gin won’t disappoint. There are a number of varieties available, with limited editions on offer too. Buy online or visit the distillery on Friday’s and Saturday’s which is around an hour’s drive away from Oxford Club Site and just under an hour's drive away from Hertford Club Site.
Find it here from £10.00
15. Hydro Flask
Keeping a drink cold for up to 24 hours and hot for up to 12, Hydro Flask have an extensive range of reusable water bottles in all shapes, sizes and colours. A good reusable water bottle is essential on any camping trip for hikes, bike rides and other adventures. A Hydro Flask is guaranteed to be a well-received gift by any camper.
Find it here from £18
16. The Camping Cook Book by Sara Mutande
This is the perfect cookbook for anyone that doesn’t want to compromise on flavour while camping. From one-pan pizza recipes to more advanced meals, campers will appreciate this addition to their camping kit.
Find it here for £12.99
17. Softshell Ice Cream Making Ball
Find it here for £25.99
Camping gifts for Christmas
18. Handy Heroes Camping Mug, Socks and Torch
Handy Heroes have coupled the traditional Christmas present of socks with a durable mug and small torch. This makes an affordable Christmas gift for any camper heading out on a winter camping trip.
Find it here for £6.00
19. Mountain Warehouse Gift Card
Are you desperate not to get the wrong gift? Sometimes it’s hard to know what to buy someone, give the gift of choice with a gift card from Mountain Warehouse. Every camper has a wish list, and this allows them to put money towards something they’ll make use of on their next trip away.
Find it here from £10.00
20. Caravan Christmas Tree Decoration
Keep the camping spirit alive throughout the festive season with this caravan decoration for a Christmas tree. Give it as an early Christmas gift or treat yourself and add this to your festive decorations.
Find it here for £14
21. Travel Journal
In an age of social media, gift someone a travel journal to log their adventures on paper. This is ideal for using as a holiday scrapbook for the whole family.
Find it here from £15.99
Camping gifts for gardening lovers
22. Caravan Birdhouse
This beautiful birdhouse is ideal for adding a bit of colour and a camping twist to any garden. The lucky recipient can hang the birdhouse in a safe tree away from predators and watch a family of birds move into their very own cosy caravan.
Find it here for £16.95
23. Personalised campervan enamel mug
Know a green-fingered camping enthusiast? This enamel mug can be customised and won’t smash if accidentally dropped in the garden. Pick from six colours and add any text of your choice.
Find it here for £14.75
Give the gift of membership
Being a member of The Club allows campers to make use of fantastic discounts and benefits across our camping network and retailers across the UK. Find out about gifting membership or vouchers.
You can also view more camping gadget ideas here.