Holiday 2014 Gift Guide Ideas - Outdoor

Gift ideas for the Outdoor enthusiast from Nite Ize, Hi-Tec, Eagle Creek, SKORA, Craghoppers and Dare 2b

Nite Ize LED Lights and gadgets that solve everyday challenges

INOVA STS™ Headlamp

Perfect for travel where light switches are few, when you'll be sharing a room or trying to find anything in the dark. The STS (Swipe-To-Shine™) interface means it won't accidentally turn on in your bag/pack, and easily switches between multiple modes and two colors. Super bright to barely lit, the STS can see far away or the book right in front of you with perfect hands-free lighting. $34.99 

GearLine Organization System
Whether you're looking to dry out your clothes after a long day of backpacking or simply organize your tent, the GearLine Organization System does it all. Made of high quality, wear-resistant webbing, the Gear Line Organization System features sturdy S-Biner carabiner clips, each attached to its own individual sturdy loop, along with Gear Tie Reusable Twist Ties to easily attach wherever you desire. $14.99-19.99

BugLit LED Micro Flashlight

This little LED light has four bendable legs perfect for attaching to backpacks, branches, night stands, even hats as makeshift headlamp. Fun and useful - everyone wins. $12.99  

SpokeLit LED Spoke Light

You have lights on the front and back of your bike at night, but how will you be seen from the side? The easy-to-attach SpokeLit creates a bold profile that keeps you visible from any angle.  Three colors + "Disc-O". $8.99 

FlashFlight LED Light Up Flying Disc

What's more fun than a quality, competition weighted frisbee? one that lights up! The Flash Flight lights up in either one color or a "Disc-O" variety. Perfect for dusk/dark play, or more adult pursuits like music festivals. $24.99 

Nite Ize Gear Ties 3" and 6"

These rubberized twist ties organize everything in your travel bag - from cords to open snack bags and everything in between.

3" 4pk - $4.49   

6" 2pk - $4.49   

Icebug Footwear

For the marathoner on your list, the Aurora BUGrip provides lightweight, traction when you need to train no matter what the weather. Made with Icebug's BUGrip technology, the Aurora features 19 carbide steel tip on the outsole to provide extreme grip on ice and snow. 

MSRP $179.95

The perfect boot for getting out and getting that fresh air in the cold winter months. Made to withstand temperature down to -4 fahrenheit, the Diana BUGrip features 16 carbide steel tips on the outsole for ultimate traction on slippery sidewalks or a snowy hike. 

MSRP $194.95

Hi-Tec Sports Footwear

Hi-Tec has a wide variety of outdoor footwear ranging from hiking boots to casual shoes to winter boots.


Ultimate hiker: Perfect for all terrains, the Valkyrie i WP has a Vibram® rubber outsole that provides durability and outstanding traction. A waterproof leather upper provides durability and comfort while Dri-Tec waterproof, breathable membrane keeps feet dry. An abrasion-resistant rubber toe and heel give added protection. OrthoLite® sockliner delivers superior cushioning and has anti-odor and anti-microbial properties and a steel shank provides trusted support and stability to every step.

Light hiker: The Altitude V Low i WP is the perfect light hiker with its waterproof bootie membrane, i-shield technology that repels water and dirt, an OrthoLite® sockliner for cushioning and an EVA midsole that absorbs impact. It also has a lightweight nylon fork shank with a rugged rubber outsole, perfect for your day-to-day hiking or around town. MSRP $95.00

Winter boot: The Phoenix Thermo 200 i WP is the perfect boot to wear in the wintertime in colder temperatures, with its 200gm Thinsulate™ insulation, fleece lined collar for warmth and comfort, and a waterproof membrane for snowy days. It has an OrthoLite® sockliner  for cushioning with an EVA midsole and a rugged rubber outsole for comfort, traction and durability.
MSRP $100.00


Rugged hiker: The Bandera Mid WP is made of waterproof suede leather and Dri-Tec waterproof membrane to keep feet dry, along with a moisture-wicking lining. A removable contoured insole, a compression molded EVA midsole absorbs impact and an EVA rubber cup outsole helps provide grip and durability. MSRP $70.00 

Light hiker: The Oregon II Mid WP is the perfect summer and winter boot. With a premium waterproof suede and high performance mesh upper, it has the durable materials you need for your boot. Its Dri-Tec waterproof membrane keeps feet dry along with a molded EVA footbed to absorb impact. A nylon shank provides support on uneven terrains and its rugged rubber outsole improves grip and durability. MSRP $85.00

Lifestyle Winter Boot: The Thomas Boot 200 i is a woman's ideal winter lifestyle boot. With a durable textile upper, i-shield technology to repel water and dirt, and Thinsulate™ insulation for that winter warmth, this is the perfect apres boot for any condition. OrthoLite® sockliner provides cushioning and a durable, celated high abrasion EVA outsole absorbs impact. Stylish features.MSRP $80.00

Cold weather: The Cornice is a snow and water resistant boot perfect for the coldest of weathers, and durable rubber outside to help with tricky terrains. It has a full winter shell with a ghillie lacing system and a compression molded EVA midsole to absorb impact. MSRP $70.00



This Checkpoint Friendly Briefcase converts to a backpack and works hard whenever and wherever. All Ways Secure™ and made 3X tough with durable Bi-Tech™ fabrics. Capacity: 1350 cu in; Weight: 3 lbs 1 oz; Size 18 x 12 x 7.5 in. MSRP $175

Docking Duffel™ 

Mastering bag expansion and 2-in-1 concept with Morphus™ technology, this patent pending carry-on size duffel features a compact All Ways Secure™ zip-off shoulder/tablet bag for daily use. Main Bag: Capacity: 2625 cu in, Weight: 1 lb 7 oz,Size: 18.5 x 12.5 x 10 in. Zip-off shoulder/tablet bag: Capacity:  425 cu in; Weight: 10.5 oz; size: 10 x 12.5 x 3.5 in. MSRP $155

Tandem Warrior 

Bringing Morphus™ technology to Eagle Creek’s Outdoor Series. Capacity Gear Bag: 2625 cu in; Weight: 1 lbs, 8 oz; Size: 14 x 22 x 7.5 in. Capacity Wheeled Bag: 2675 cu in; Weight: 5 lbs, 5 oz; Size: 14 x 22 x 9 in. MSRP $299

EC Adventure Expandable Duffel

Collapsible design reduces volume by 50% for easy storage. MSRP $150

Quick Snap Strap 

Easily convert any size No Matter What™ Duffel from shoulder carry to comfortable backpack carry for even more travel versatility. MSRP $20

TravelLite™ Towels

Introducing TravelLite™ Towels with 4 times more absorbency. Ultra-light and easily compressible.

TravelLite™ Towel M Size: 15.5 x 35 in. MSRP $15

TravelLite™ Towel L Size: 19.5 x 39 in MSRP $20

TravelLite™ Towel X Size: 29 x 55 in MSRP $28

Specter eCubes

Padded lightweight cubes for electronics and accessories organization.

Pack-It™ Specter e-Cube S Capacity: 90 cu in; Size: 8 x 4 x 2 in. MSRP $20

Pack-It™ Specter e-Cube M Capacity: 125 cu in; Size: 7.5 x 5 x 3 in. MSRP $25

Pack-It™ Specter e-Cube L Capacity: 300 cu in; Size: 10 x 7.5 x 3.5 in. MSRP $38

Pack-It™ Originals Clean Dirty Cube

Ingenious two-compartment packing cubes with breathable mesh on one side, and a water-resistant mesh on the other to hold in moisture and control odors.

Pack-It™ Clean Dirty Half Cube Capacity: 300 cu in; Size: 10 x 7 x 3.5 in MSRP $18

Pack-It™ Clean Dirty Cube Capacity: 650 cu in; Size: 14 x 10 x 4 in MSRP $22

2-in-1 Ultra Light Backpack Duffel (Award Winning)

Innovative design that transforms not just into a larger bag, but with multiple carry options, all with self-storage Pack-in pockets for the ultimate in stow-and-go utility. With just a zip, snap or clip, the 2-in-1 Ultra-Light Backpack /Duffel changes to a different type of bag with different capacity, or virtually disappears into its own pocket. MSRP $80

SKORA premium running and training shoes


The perfect training shoe cum all-day-everyday shoe, featuring a seamless stretchy airmesh upper designed for comfort and durability. The 3D printing and internal arch-band provide structural support, while the asymmetrical lacing offers better fit and increased comfort across the top of the foot. With a fully-curved, zero-drop outsole made of high abrasion rubber, CM EVA midsole, and total stack height of 16mm the FIT offers cushioning without sacrificing natural running benefits. Reflectivity for visibility. $95


The original all-leather running shoe, the amazingly soft feel of Pittards® Goat and Sheep skin leather combined with the unique spherical outsole, high abrasion rubber, asymmetrical lacing and zero-drop design make the FORM the gold standard of athletic shoes. Beyond running, they're perfect for travel and everyday errands. $180-$195

CRAGHOPPERS World Travel Apparel

Men's Hensall Jacket

A cold-weather layering essential, the Hansall jacket features button-down styling, constructed with an exceptionally warm quilted lining in a heavy seasonal check. Available in Dark Navy, Roasted Red/Black Pepper and Black/Black Pepper, this fashionable layer piece also features insulation, four pockets and self-fabric stuff cuff adjusters. $70

Men's Bowshaw Jacket

This water-repellent, windproof jacket combines British tweed with best-in-class technologies. The Bowshaw features an AquaDry waterproof membrane, insulation, multiple pockets and a grown-on hood with toggle adjusters. $130

Men's Humbleton L/S Shirt

A heritage staple, ideal for layering under a fleece or jacket, this check pattern shirt features a button down collar and chest pocket as well as chambray back neck detailing. Blending travel sensibility into everyday style and comfort, the Humbleton also features a hidden zippered security pocket. $55

Dare 2b Mountain Apparel

Moonstruck Softshell

Windproof, highly water resistant and fleece backed softshell jacket perfect for any active outdoor pursuit, year round. Detachable hood, ventilation zips, pockets and more, all for only $100.

Beaming Core Stretch  

Retro styling and super warmth are the hallmarks of your soon-to-be favorite zip mock top. Ilus Core knitted stretch fabric that's quick drying and half zip for ventilation and style. $70

Insignia jacket

Top of the line performance shell that combines superior performance, features, fit and comfort at a price everyone can afford. Ready for action, the Insignia has a modern look with a slim silhouette that won't restrict mobility. $170