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32 Christmas Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Girls in 2023

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Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Girls

Are you looking for gift ideas for an outdoorsy girl? Or maybe you are an outdoorsy girl yourself and you need some ideas to send your significant other.

Christmas is coming and it’s time to start shopping!

These gift ideas are the best of the best gadgets, clothing, gear and outdoor essentials for adventure girls, granola girls, hiker girls and girls that just love being outdoors. As an outdoorsy girl myself, this is a list of items that I and many of my adventure girlfriends would love to receive this Christmas.

This guide is perfect for anyone in the USA or Canada who is looking to buy a gift for an outdoorsy girl and includes gift ideas for budgets from $5 to $100+.

girl sitting on rock at the Little Beehive lookout in Fall

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Gifts $100 +

Inflatable Paddleboard

Inflatable Paddleboard

This is probably one of the best gifts you could get an outdoorsy girl. Having an inflatable opens up a whole new world of adventure and they are super travel friendly too!

Paddleboard Electric Pump

Paddleboard Electric Pump

If she has an inflatable paddleboard and is using a hand pump, then this is best gift you could get her! It saves you loads of time and energy.

Patagonia Los Gatos 1/4 Zip

Patagonia Los Gatos Zip - Womens

This is probably the cosiest fleece sweater I own. It’s super warm so great for those cold shoulder season days or layering in Winter. It also comes in lots of different colours.

Patagonia Better Sweater 1/4 Zip

Patagonia Better Sweater

This Patagonia sweater is perfect for any outdoor adventure. It’s not too hot, not too cold and comes in loads of different colours!

Birkenstock Sandals

Birkenstock sandals

Birkenstocks are the perfect casual adventure girl sandal. They go with any outfit and are so comfy they actually mould themselves to your foot shape!

Blundstone Chelsea 585 Boots in Rustic Brown

Blundstones Chelsea Boots

These boots should be a staple in every adventure girls wardrobe. I live by these boots. They are super comfy and great for casual walks or wearing at camp.

Fun Fact: They are made in Australia but literally no one in Australia wears them. They are much more popular in Canada and the USA!

Luno Car Camping Mattress

Girl in car drinking tea on Luno Car camping mattress

Luno is an adventure car camping brand with loads of car camping accessories. They are most known for their car camping mattresses which are easy to inflate and cut to the exact dimensions of your type of car.

They are also made from super strong puppy claw resistant materials so you don’t have to worry when your adventure pups come camping with you.

Rumpl Puffy Blanket

Rumpl Puffy Blanket

These blankets are super cozy and have the prettiest designs of National Parks.

Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody – Womens

Arc'teryx Cerium LT Hoody - Womens

This jacket is amazing! It is so cozy, lightweight and comes in a range of colours depending on the season but they do come at a price. If you are looking for a cheaper puffer jacket, check out the option below which is the puffer jacket that I have and love.

Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket – Women’s


This RAB jacket is a great alternative to the above Arc’teryx Cerium plus it’s actually tougher than the Arc’teryx and comes in some really nice colours! It is a little heavier but still super warm and great for outdoor adventures all-year-round.

Osprey Tempest 20 Backpack

Osprey Tempest 20 Pack - Women's

The Osprey Tempest is great for day hikes. This backpack adjusts to fit your back perfectly and comes in 20L, 24L and 30L.

Garmin InReach Mini 2

Garmin inReach Mini 2

The Inreach Mini 2 is a compact satellite communicator so that you can call for help in an emergency or just message your friends and family while out on a camping trip to let them know that you are okay. It is a must-have for anyone that hikes or backpacks in the backcountry away from reception.

Helinox Chair Zero

Helinox Chair Zero

The Helinox Chair Zero is a lightweight, compact chair which is perfect for relaxing in at the top of a viewpoint or at your campsite. You can hike with them or use them for car camping.

Lululemon Wunder Train High-Rise Tight with Pockets 25

Lululemon Wunder Train High-Rise Tight with Pockets 25

Trust me when I say I would love you forever if you gifted me a pair of Lululemon leggings. These are something I’m constantly buying for myself. I will say that they are tricky to gift someone if you don’t know the size that they wear in Lululemon leggings.

If you want to give an outdoorsy girl the gift of Lululemon but are worried about getting the wrong size, you could get her a gift card so that she can shop for them herself.

Gifts $50 – $100


Teva Original Universal - Womens

Tevas are the ultimate adventure girl sandal. You can walk in water with them and they don’t fall off like other sandals. Perfect for getting into lakes for cold dips.

ENO SingleNest Hammock

ENO SingleNest Hammock

A hammock will add a bit of luxury to any outdoorsy girl’s gear list. You can hang these up between 2 trees at your campsite to chill out in during the day.

Cooler Backpack

Cooler Backpack

This cooler backpack is a great way to keep your food and drinks cool while on the go, whether it’s hiking up a mountain or going on a road trip.

Tilley Wanderer Hat

Tilley Wanderer Hat

Tilley Wanderer hats are so cute and offer great sun protection for adventures!

Kahtoola Micro Spikes

Kahtoola MICROspikes Traction System

Micro spikes are an absolute necessity if you want to hike in the snow or ice. They attach to the bottom of your boots and stop you from slipping.

Peak Design Capture 3.0 Camera Clip

Peak Design Camera Clip

For photographers who also like to hike, this little gadget is a game changer! You secure it onto the shoulder strap of your backpack and slide your camera into it so that it’s easily accessible for taking photos along the trail.

Grayl UltraPress Water Filter and Purifier Bottle

Grayl UltraPress Water Filter and Purifier Bottle

This water bottle is amazing! It has an inbuilt filter system so you can filter and drink straight from the source.

Gifts $25-$50

Portable Speaker

Portable Speaker

Adventure plus music? Yes please! This little speaker is great for camping, cabins and road trips.

Therm-A-Rest Z-Seat SOL

Thermarest Sit Pad

Also known as a “sit pad,” the Therm-A-Rest Z-Seat SOL is a game changer when it comes to sitting in the dirt to rest or eat at camp or while hiking along a trail. They are made of foam, super light and SO WORTH IT! This is the hiking gear item that every adventure girl needs but doesn’t know it.

Sea to Summit Extra Light Towel

Sea to Summit Tek towel

An outdoorsy girl never knows when she might need a towel. My goal is to jump into a lake after or during every backpacking trip to cool off so having a lightweight towel is a necessity.

Aeropress Go Travel Coffee Press

Aeropress Go Travel Coffee Press-min

Calling all coffee lovers! The Aeropress Coffee Press is the ideal coffee making tool for adventurers, that is if you like your coffee delicious.

Gifts Under $25



An adventure girl can never have too many beanies! I always love receiving a cute new beanie as a gift. 😍

GSI Infinity Backpacker Mug

GSI Infinity Backpacker Mug

This is my favourite hiking and backpacking mug for enjoying coffee, tea and hot chocolate in the backcountry!

Backpacking Hot Water Bottle

Backpacking Hot Water bottle

This little Hot Water Bottle was a life saver when we hiked in the Fall recently! I wish I had purchased this ages ago! 😍

Smartwool Light Hike Socks

Smartwool Socks

I absolutely love these socks for hiking! I have multiple pairs and they come in all sorts of colours and patterns. A great gift idea for an outdoorsy girl!

Survive Outdoors Longer All Season emergency blanket

Emergency Blanket

An emergency blanket should be part of every hiker’s first aid and emergency kit. They are great if you get caught out in the mountains after dark when the temperatures drop.

Kula Cloth

Kula Cloth

A Kula Cloth is essentially used instead of toilet paper. They are great for multi-day hikes to save on pack space and weight. They are antimicrobial, super absorbent and reusable.

Nuun Sport Electrolyte Replacement Tablets 10 pack

Nuun Sport

Nuun Sport Electrolytes help keep you hydrated when on an outdoor adventure. You can add them to your water for extra electrolytes which help keep you going for longer. They also make your water super delicious! I love the Tri-Berry flavour!

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