Holiday shopping always seems to sneak up every year, the time between Thanksgiving and before the Holidays goes so quickly. We’ve got your holiday shopping covered! Look no further than REI for a one-stop shop to get special gifts for all those in your life that appreciate the outdoors and adventures as much as you do. As you explore some of our favorite picks from the REI Holiday Gift Guide you might even find some new gifts for yourself!
Patagonia Ultralight Black Hole Mini Hip Pack
This stylish, trendy, yet practical hip pack is the perfect stocking stuffer for anyone! You’ll be not only giving the gift of the renowned quality of a Patagonia product but the convenience of a lightweight and durable pack that can be used for short day hikes or around town. Coming in 8 different color options you’ll have no trouble finding a color for everyone!
Smart Wool Socks
Socks are a stocking stuffer classic – but you can take this classic gift to the next level with the SmartWool Performance Hike Light Cushion Crew Socks. Coming in both men’s and women’s styles these socks are perfect for the wintertime and all-year round use! Made from merino wool and recycled nylon, these socks are more sustainably made than previous styles. The light cushioning provides comfortable support on the bottom of your foot no matter what shoe or surface you’re on. After trying on these socks, your friends and family will thank you!
You might be thinking that a Hammock might not fit as a stocking stuffer gift, but this ENO SingleNest Hammock packs up to the size of a softball so it’s the perfect gift to throw in! The ENO Hammock is perfect for backcountry trips, camping, or just laying around in the park. Anyone you gift it to will easily find comfort and use out of this awesome hammock!
Gifts for Them:
Pendleton Yakima Camp Blanket
There’s no better gift than a warm, cozy, blanket! Especially during the holidays in the dead of winter. This Pendleton Yakima Camp blanket is made from Pendleton’s typical soft wool and cotton blend to. Keep you warm as you lounge around the fire. Coming in 5 different Pendleton designs this is the perfect gift for anyone on your list!
Ooni Pizza Ovens: Karu 12 Multi-Fuel Pizza Oven
Have a pizza lover on your gift list? Does this pizza lover also love outdoor adventure? Well, the Karu 12 Multi-Fuel Pizza Oven by Ooni is the perfect and most thoughtful gift. This easy to set up and take to any outdoor space pizza oven can easily cook up pizza over wood or charcoal. Wood-fired pizza in just 60 seconds at any campsite, tailgate, or even your backyard. This gift is a must!
AeroPress: Go Travel Coffee Press
Coffee is a precious beverage to many of us. Give the thoughtful gift of the AeroPress Go travel coffee press. Smartly designed for on-the-go use camping or backpacking. This coffee press will promise delicious America, espresso, and even cold-brew coffee. The AeroPress Go can make 1-3 cups of hot coffee in about 1 minute or cold-brew coffee in around 2 minutes. All pieces of the press compactly pack up into the mug. This gift is a no-brainer!
Gifts for Her:
Vuori Performance Jogger Pants
The Vuori Performance Joggers have been voted “softest joggers ever” and that is no exaggeration! These are the perfect gift for any lady in your life. The comfort you’ll gift them is unmatched with the super soft fabric that also allows for stretch and mobility. These joggers will easily become a closet staple. Coming in 13 different colors and styles you’ll be sure to find just the right pair.
Blundstone High Top Boots
Blundstone has been making quality yet stylish winter boots for years. These Blundstone High Top Boots are perfect to slip on after a long ski day as you head to après drinks and dinner. The punched-leather detail, leather material and front pull-on tables not only offer durability but style. A thoughtful and unique gift!
Kuhl Sienna Sweater
The Kuhl Sienna sweater is the perfect gift for the mountain-chic woman in your life! The rib-knit cowl neck will keep you warm and comfortable as you throw it on after a long day of skiing. With the chunky knit pullover design and the rounded hem at the hip you won’t be compromising style either! This sweater comes in four earth-tone colors which match the après mountain aesthetic perfectly!
Gifts for Him:
BruMate Hopsulator TRiO 3-in-1 Can Cooler
The BruMate Hopsulator Can Cooler is the perfect gift for any man in your life! No matter what the drink, the triple insulated BruMate Hopsulator will keep it cool! The can cooler is designed to fit 16 oz. or 12 oz. cans and even works as a tumbler if they want to ditch the can! The BevGuard technology will keep all drinks icy-cold. Perfect for the tailgate or campsite!
Patagonia Long-Sleeve Midweight Fjord Flannel Shirt
This classic flannel from Patagonia will not only keep the man in your life warm and comfortable but looking good at the same time! This button-up fjord flannel is designed for warmth in those cold snowy months. Staying true to Patagonia’s promise to be kind stewards of the planet, the shirt is made from organically grown cotton. Coming in 9 different plaid patterns and colors you’ll easily find a nice shirt for the man in your life!
Blundstone 550 Classic Chelsea Boots
To continue with subtly styling the man in your life with practical gear. Definitely consider the Blundstone 550 Chelsea boots. This updated version from Blundstone were improved to get even more long-wear, provide more comfort, and more cushion with every step. The premium leather upper with the V-cut upper makes for a more comfortable wear. These boots are the perfect transition for work to play.
These products are some of REI staff’s most favorite gift ideas – this list is thoughtful, practical, creative, and sure to be a great surprise this holiday season!
Wahoo Fitness KICKR Smart Trainer
Most of us know someone with a fitness resolution for the upcoming new year! The Wahoo Fitness KICKR Smart Trainer is the best gift to show that you support their goals and can help them get started right away! This smart trainer brings an outdoor cycling experience indoors. The KICKR AXIS feet mimic the side-to-side movement of outdoor cycling. The flywheel is specifically engineered to provide precise inertia and is able to simulate up to 2,200W of resistance. The KICKR Smart Trainer can also simulate uphill riding at almost 20% incline. This fitness device will me much appreciated by anyone with big goals for the upcoming new year.
Addaday Lyric Massager
Give the gift of relaxation and no more muscle soreness! This handheld massager can provide muscle relief after a long day on the mountain this winter. The guided massage gun uses a rhythm therapy with therapeutic range of frequencies and lower amplitude to target sore muscles and healing. This massager from Addaday is nonaggressive and applies the perfect amount of pressure. The massage is sleek and lightweight making it easy to travel with!
REI Co-op Flash 18 Pack
REI’s Flash 18 Pack is one of their top-rated hiking and backpacking packs! Ultra-lightweight and hydration compatible this is an awesome gift for anyone who either needs an upgrade to their hiking gear or wants to get started! The Flash 18 pack is breathable and comfortable as it rests on your hips and shoulders. Other features include ability to add a water reservoir, a sit pad that doubles as back padding, and it can be converted into a stuff sack! Coming in three different colors, give the gift that will jumpstart someone’s next outdoor adventure!
The REI Gift Guide is all about creating new traditions and memories for everyone! So we hope these gift ideas brings some fun inspiration and ease to your holiday shopping this season! The quicker you finish your holiday shopping the more time you’ll have to spend what we all love doing – adventures in the outdoors.
You can view the REI 2021 Holiday Catalog here.
Holiday shopping information:
To get your gifts before December 25th, you’ll need to order by December 17th, 9:00 am PT.
Shipping cut-off dates:
- Free shipping for online purchases – $50 and more
- Gear, Apparel & Gift Cards: Dec. 17, 2021, 9:00 am PT
- Expedited shipping cut-off (pending)
- 2-Day Gear & Apparel – 9:00 AM PT, December 20, 2021
- 1-Day Gear & Apparel – 9:00 AM PT, December 21, 2021
- Curbside Pickup: Many items are available for same-day pick up, but not all. Selection and availability of service varies by store.