30 Awesome Ideas For Father’s Day Camping Gifts (2024)

These are awesome camping gifts for Father’s Day! Mark your calendar, this year Father’s Day is Sunday, June 16, 2024. These camping gifts for dad make it easy to find the perfect present for the guy who has everything. 

Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

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1. HitchSafe Key Vault

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A durable locking compartment conveniently located on his hitch is the perfect present for the outdoor loving dad who doesn’t want to carry his cash, cards or keys while experiencing the outdoors.


2. 2-in-1 Supercharger Portable Solar Phone Charger & Lantern

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This is one of the brightest lanterns … Make sure he’s wearing sunglasses with dark lenses the first time he uses it! LOL On its highest setting this lantern produces over 300 lumens! And, it will charge his phone too!


3. Lock Laces For Boots

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He’ll never have to lace-up or tie his boots again! These cool lock laces essentially turn his hiking boots into slip-ons! Outdoorsmen (and women) LOVE these things!


4. Solar Charger 25000mAh Power Bank

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With 4 solar panels this high-tech fast-charging external battery pack is convenient. The Dual 2.1A output USB compatible device can charge his smartphone and tablet out in the wilderness.


5. Wood Burning & USB Charging Camping Stove

BioLite CampStove 2+ Wood Burning, Electricity Generating & USB Charging Camp StoveBioLite CampStove 2+ Wood Burning, Electricity Generating & USB Charging Camp StoveBioLite CampStove 2+ Wood Burning, Electricity Generating & USB Charging Camp Stove

 

He can start a small fire, cook dinner and charge his phone with this handy gadget.

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6. Extreme Heat Resistant BBQ Gloves

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These are so much better than a hot pad to hold a hot pot, skillet or grill grate! He’ll use this present in the great outdoors and in the backyard!


7. I’d Rather Be Camping Funny Socks

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What outdoorsy dad would not absolutely love these cute socks? LOL


8. YETI Tundra Haul Portable Wheeled Cooler

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The best Father’s Day gift ideas are built to last a lifetime. He’s going to love this rugged cooler with a handle and wheels.


9. Inside Cooler Lid Light

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For YEARS this has been one of the most popular Christmas gifts for campers. It automatically turns on and off as the cooler lid is opened and closed.


10. U.S. National Parks Scratch-Off Map Poster

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This scratch-off map of the United States National Parks is perfect for the happy camper who has big travel plans on his bucket list. The poster fits in a 16”x20” frame.


11. JBL FLIP 5 Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker

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The whole family will enjoy the quality sound that comes from this compact speaker.


12. Fishing Pole Hot Dog & Marshmallow Campfire Roaster

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This is one of my favorite recommendations in our Father’s day gift guide. He’ll just “jig it” to flip the food he’s roasting.


13. Lightweight & Portable Campfire

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This is the perfect gift for outdoor dads who like campfires but don’t like hauling wood or cleaning ashes.


14. LifeStraw 2-Stage Integrated Filter Straw Water Bottles

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Remember those blue straws that would let you drink from a natural water source while filtering out the stuff that could make you sick? Well, here’s the new version of the filter inside a 22 oz. bottle!


15. Outdoor Adventure Spork Multi-Tool

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This thing can be used as a spoon, fork, bottle opener, screwdriver and has 3 hex wrench holes! If you want more traditional gear, check out our review of the best camping utensils on the market today.


16. Appalachian Trail Hiking Map T-Shirt

AT Logo Appalachian Trail Hiking Map T-ShirtAT Logo Appalachian Trail Hiking Map T-ShirtAT Logo Appalachian Trail Hiking Map T-Shirt

 

This map t-shirt is perfect for dads who are planning to hike the iconic Appalachian Trail.


17. SUUNTO MC-2 NH USGS Mirror Compass

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This is no ordinary compass! It is perfect for professionals and serious hikers who want precise directional measurement. It is available in Northern Hemisphere or Global styles and has configuration options including USGS UTM scales, Metric UTM scales and inch ruler, Imperial scales or Metric scales and inch ruler.


18. Solar Power Bank 36000mAh Battery Pack

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Not every getaway can be completely offline. When he needs to keep his electronics charged, he’ll be happy you gave him this powerful solar power bank!


19. Ultimate Tactical Knife With Fire Starter, Sharpener & Knife Sheath

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Knives are a great gift idea, especially when they include a fire starter, sharpener and knife sheath.


20. 2-Person Inflatable Kayak Set

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Dad can enjoy water sports with mom in this inflatable kayak built for 2! My husband did a ton of research before we purchased this kayak that has a very sturdy drop-stitch floor and a hull that is designed to be used on bodies of fresh water as well as in the ocean.


21. Stainless Steel Cocktail Shaker Gift Set

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This is one of the best camping gifts for men who enjoy their martinis shaken, not stirred! In addition to this set, you can add a few mixers. Check out our list of camping cocktails for recipes he might enjoy.


22. Oversized Hammock Camping Rocker Chair

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With a weight limit of 300 pounds, this heavy-duty rocker is perfect for big and tall men.


23. Beer Mug With Built-In Bottle Opener

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What beer-drinking dad would not want a bottle opener built right into his mug?


24. Heavy-Duty Portable Chair

LivingXL 500-lb. Capacity Heavy-Duty Portable ChairLivingXL 500-lb. Capacity Heavy-Duty Portable ChairLivingXL 500-lb. Capacity Heavy-Duty Portable Chair

 

This portable camp chair is made for big guys with a 500 pound weight capacity. It has 2 cup holders, a mesh side pocket and a tote bag with a shoulder sling for easy transportation. Looking for different styles? Check out our reviews of the best heavy duty camping chairs.


25. Hydro Flask Day Escape Soft Cooler Travel Bag Backpack

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This is one of those purchases that gets traction! He’ll love the ease of carrying cold food and drinks in this comfortable backpack cooler.


26. Collapsible Cutting Board/Colander/Dish Tub

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The awesome thing about folding gear is the way it can neatly be stacked on shelves when he gets home. This multi-purpose tool can be used as a cutting board, colander or dish washing tub!


27. Peak Refuel Quick Prep Meals & Snacks

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​He won’t need pliers to open a can of food if he forgets his can opener. These freeze dried meals come in pouches, he just opens the bag, adds water and he’s eating almost-gourmet food! In addition to breakfast and dinner meals, there are options to satisfy his sweet tooth, like cookie bites and brownie bites!


28. Portable Pellet Grill Smoker

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Does your dad love smoked meats? Why not get him a portable pellet grill smoker? We have awesome camping smoker recipes that are designed to be made on a portable smoker while camping in the great outdoors!


DIY Gifts For Dad

Some of the best gifts are homemade items that come from the heart. Young kids can make these!

29. DIY Dryer Lint Fire Starters

How To Make Homemade Fire Starters That Are Cute Enough To Give As DIY Camping Gifts by CampingForFoodies

These are easy and fun to make. Especially with the trivia questions about Smokey Bear!


30. Retro Camper Painted Rock

Rock Painting Camping Activity by CampingForFoodies features a brightly colored painted rock craft project that looks like a little cream and pink retro camper decorated with blue, orange, purple and yellow flags and orange and purple flowers in a window box under the trailer’s window the orange door welcomes visitors and round river rocks are piled in the background with text over the image that reads rock painting camping activity.

Paint his favorite color scheme on a rock and put his name on the camper’s license plate!


Meet Dad’s Special Interests With The Perfect Father’s Day Camping Gifts

Camping Board Games

Is your dad a board game player? These are the best board games for camping he will totally enjoy playing on his next trip!

The Best Camping Board Games Are The Ones You Don’t Want To Stop Playing by CampingForFoodies

Propane Gear

Propane is one of the most popular fuel sources for campers. The best propane camping gear also makes fantastic gift ideas for Father’s Day!

Best Propane Camping Gear Reviewed by CampingForFoodies

Uniquely Fun Gifts

Is you dad into electronic gadgets, vehicle accessories, campfire gizmos, and camp kitchen equipment? If the answer is yes, here’s where you’ll find really unique camping gifts for him!

This is an epic hand-selected list compiled by my husband who always says,  “You just don’t know what you can’t live without!”

Unique Camping Gifts For Men post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

RV Gifts

Got an RVing dad who loves his rig? These gifts for RV owners are practical, cool and totally fun!

Awesome Gift Ideas RV Owners Will Be Crazy About post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

RV Tools

So many dads love tools! Adding a few items to his RV tool kit will make him happy! We have a FREE printable RV Tool Kit Checklist for him too!

RV Tool Kit Checklist - Items To Carry In Travel Tool Boxes post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Phone Chargers

Some dads like to totally unplug on camping trips while others like to use their devices. Get him a camping phone charger that will charge his phone without an electrical socket in sight!

How To Charge Your Phone Without Electricity While Camping post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Dutch Oven Accessories

Dutch oven cooks are easy to buy for because there are sooooooooo many cool tools for the task! These Dutch oven accessories make great gifts to help him make his signature dish!

Coolest Camp Dutch Oven Accessories post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Anti-Bug Gadgets

Does your dad wonder how to keep bugs away while camping? If so, he’ll love receiving Father’s Day gifts that solve the problem!

How To Keep Bugs Away While Camping post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Solar Camping Gizmos

Got a camping dad who is into clean energy and likes to hike? He’ll get a charge out of receiving a Solar Charger Backpack as one of his Father’s Day camping gifts!

Get it … “get a charge” … ok, so I’m not a stand-up comedian! But, he really will love this gift!

There are tons of epic solar gadgets that make great camping gifts dad will love in our Solar Products For Camping post.

Capture The Power Of The Sun With Awesome Solar Products For Camping post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Camping Flags

Is your dad more of a basic American flag kind of guy or a Personalized ‘This is How We Roll’ Flag man?

There are so many options for flag and spinner Father’s Day camping gifts in our Flag Your Camp With Cool Camping Spinners And RV Flags post. He’ll love marking his territory with one of these flags!

Flag Your Camp With Cool Camping Spinners And RV Flags post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Campfire Cooking Equipment

Most camping dads are also grilling dads! They just seem to take over as “head chef” when the camp meal is cooked over the flames of a grill!

Two of the most popular Father’s Day grilling gifts this year are the Deluxe Grill Set which has a convenient carrying case for transportation to the campsite and the 3-in-1 Folding Grill Tools that is perfect for MacGyver grilling men types!

You’ll find tons more Father’s Day BBQ gifts in our Campfire Cooking Equipment You Can’t Live Without post!

Awesome Campfire Cooking Equipment You Really Need CampingForFoodies

Camping Lights

Does your dad ever set-up or tear-down camp in the dark? If so, he will be one of the THOUSANDS of guys who love this INSANELY POPULAR and super bright LED Headlamp!

It is one of the most practical Father’s Day camping gifts you can give him … and, he will love it! We have a wide variety of campsite lighting gifts for dad in our Best Camping Lights For Lighting Your Campsite post.

Lighting Your Campsite With The Best Camping Lights post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Personalized Camping Gifts

Personalized gifts are always extra special and make really unique Fathers Day camping gifts for dads! The Personalized Pakkawood Handle Engraved Pocket Knife is a really popular gift this year.

Not only is it a great looking knife with dad’s name engraved on it … it also is a really useful tool for around camp and at home!

Another favorite is the Personalized Cotton Camping Sack with “Dad’s Camping Kit” on the front of the bag. We have tons of other ideas for Father’s Day camping gifts in our Personalized Camping Gifts For RV And Tent Campers post.

Personalized Camping Gifts For RV And Tent Campers post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Camping Couples Gifts

Thinking dad may enjoy a gift for two? Our Camping Gifts Couples Will Love post has tons of cool gift ideas for couples who camp together!

The Mr. and Mrs. Can Coolers Koozies are fun for the campsite and Fathers Day camping gifts for him to share with the love of his life!

Camping Gifts Couples Will Love post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Camping Generators

Generators are pretty expensive and the requirements for them are different for each camping situation so unless dad has a specific generator on his “camping gifts wish list”, you probably want to stay away from giving him one for Fathers Day.

What is a better option from our Best Quiet Generators For Camping post is a power inverter.

Best Quiet Camping Generators by CampingForFoodies features a small suitcase style inverter generator sitting in the grass in front of an RV that has an electrical cord plugged into one of the outlets on the generator with text over the image that reads Best Quiet Camping Generators.

Gifts For New Tent Campers

If your dad is a total newbie to tent camping, he might need some basic gear to get him started. You’ll find lots of ideas for Fathers Day camping gifts for him in our Camping Gear List For First Time Campers post.

How to prepare for a camp weekend as a beginner post has loads of ideas for our list of Father's Day camping gifts with tons of cool camping gift ideas for unique camping gifts dad will love hand selected by CampingForFoodies for his hunting, fishing, hiking, bbq and grilling adventures on tent camping trips and Father's Day gifts for rv camping dads!

Gifts For New RVers

For guys who are new to RV camping there are tons of little gadgets that will make great Fathers Day camping gifts for him in our RVing Tips For Beginners: Enjoying The Maiden Journey post.

RVing Tips For Beginners: Enjoying The Maiden Journey – Camping For Foodies .com

Camping Gift Wrap Ideas

Don’t forget to wrap your Father’s Day camping gifts in a fun way too! Check out our Fun Camping Wrapping Paper And Creative Gift Wrap Ideas post for inspiration!

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Father’s Day is the third Sunday in June so give yourself enough time if you are giving dad personalized Fathers Day camping gifts or if you are not going to be with him in person and you will be sending camping gifts for him across the miles!


No time to look for recipes, create a menu and write a grocery list? No Problem! Get our 3-Day Dutch Oven Camp Menu Plan here!

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