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Holiday Garb For Active Guys

Whether the man in your life is skiing, trail running, fly fishing, or just grabbing a cup of coffee, we have gift ideas covered. From HOKA ONE ONE's new hiking boot, to the insulating Black Diamond Deployment Hoody and some casual POC sunglasses, he'll be stoked this holiday season.

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1. Big Agnes Zoro Vest — $249.95

  • Among the lightest vests on the market, featuring an ultralight nylon rip-stop shell and 850 fill DownTek water repellant down
  • Built with Insotect Flow vertical baffles that offer a contoured fit for comfort and warmth

2. Black Diamond Deployment Hybrid Hoody —$249.00

  • Built for extended use during start-stop days of vertical motion— a highly breathable insulating mid-layer that you can wear all day, without overheating
  • Concealed zip chest pocket and slash, available with or without a hood

3. Chaco Zealander — $120.00

  • Mountain lifestyle shoe good for walking around town or lounging at home
  • Comes in three colors, all with premium waterproofing and a full-grain leather upper

4. Fishpond Drifty Boat Caddie –  $99.95

  • Keep all your quick-access items AND a cold drink right at your fingertips
  • Hook it onto your favorite Yeti cooler, the gunwales of your boat or straps on your raft
  • Holds your flies, beer, accessories, and more 
  • Available Fall 2015

5.  High Sierra Symmetry 18 — $79.99

  • Low-profile pack for serious backcountry adventure; it can hold skis or a snowboard
  • Roomy panel-load main compartment holds and organizes shovel, probe and other avalanche rescue tools
  • Integrated sport flap on the front of the bag has fold-away tab that can be used to carry a helmet, snow-shoes and other gear

6.  HOKA ONE ONE Tor Ultra High WP— $230.00

  • Combines HOKA’s signature running shoe cushioning and Meta-Rocker geometry with a supportive trekking upper
  • Features a Vibram MegaGrip outsole rubber with 5mm lugs and Event waterproofing to keep feet dry
  • Leather and nylon mesh upper provides ankle support 

7. Klean Kanteen Insulated Classic — $30.95

  • Holds hot liquids for 12 hours and cold for 24 hours. Ideal for all types of drinks, and won’t retain or impart flavors
  • Features Klean’s Classic Loop Cap for convenient portability
  • Comes in 10 colors

8.  La Sportiva Mutant — $130.00

  • Aggressive and durable trail shoe with sublime cushioning and a sticky-toothed outsole that makes it ideal for wet and loose terrain
  • Spyraltoungue technology combines with the integrated Fusiongate technology lacing harness for easy entry and an excellent fit

9.  POC Want Sunglasses —$130.00 

  • Grilamid frame that is lightweight, flexible and durable, make these glasses perfect for any athletic endeavor
  • Hydrophilic rubber stays grippy even when wet, so the glasses will stick to your nose when you move, regardless of rain or perspiration
  • The nylon lenses are treated with Ripel, for clear vision and easy cleaning

10.  Redington Wayward Guide Shirt — $59.95

  • Wear this stylish shirt on the river, on a hike or at the bar with friends
  • Lightweight, high-performance fabric keeps you dry, protected from the sun and comfy
  • The CastCut™ design offers freedom of movement no matter the activity

11.  REVO Crux-N —$179.00

  • Great for biking, the Crux-N frame is specifically designed to keep sweat from getting on the frames and to keep the lenses from fogging up
  • Graphite lens enhance natural colors while also blocking harmful rays and harsh glare— ideal for both the trail and the road

12.  SmartWool Men’s PhD Light Zip T—  $95.00

  • Features a Merino-polyester blend to optimize the garments’ wicking capabilities under high exertion
  • PhD Light garments include minimal Merrow seams for durability and SmartWool’s construction technique results in Merino remaining next to skin to deliver the unparalleled comfort
  • The Zip T features gender-specific body-mapping ventilation for additional breathability and moisture management

13.  Sperry Boatyard Chukka — $140.00

  • Combines the urban styling of the Chukka boot with the rugged, lugged outsole of the Boatyard
  • Adaptive Wave-SipingTM in the outsole disperses water for stable footing on decks, docks or rocky coastlines
  • Waterproof leather and mesh on the uppers keeps feet dry and comfortable
  • Great for the guy who wants to stay dry and warm on the boat year-round

14.  Walls Pecos Vintage Duck Vest — $90.00

  • Ideal for life outdoors in both cool and cold weather
  • Features durable 10 oz. 100% cotton sanded duck that is washed for a broken-in look and feel with a printed, plaid fleece lining
  • Available October 2015

15.  Eddie Bauer Microtherm Stormdown Jacket — $199.00

  • Eddie Bauer's guide team built this ultralight insulator for alpine climbing in cool to cold weather. Streamlined design, outstanding thermal efficiency, and easy-packing compressibility make it an indispensable tool. 
  • Packs into chest pocket. Comes in nine colors and two prints