Okay, it’s not exactly beginning to look a lot like Christmas just yet, and we have a feeling it will be a while before the first snowfall, but it is a great time to start thinking about the perfect holiday gift for your friends and loved ones! And as is tradition, we have curated a list of gifts for the campers in your life (and maybe even yourself!). Take a look at our 2022 edition of A Camper’s Christmas List!
1. Portable Rechargeable Rope Lights
These cool LED lights come in 5-foot lengths, and feature universal noodle ties, built-in magnets, a utility loop, and a rip-stop bag to double as a lantern! They are also rechargeable with a USB battery! These simple and convenient rope lights are the perfect way to brighten your campsite!
Luminoodle Portable LED Light Rope (Amazon)
2. Compressible Camping Pillows
This ultra-light compressible travel pillow has a soft foam filling and packs down to a smaller size that is perfect for packing and travelling! It’s also machine washable!
Therm-a-Rest Compressible Travel Pillow (Amazon)
3. Portable Mosquito Repeller
Turn it on…mosquitos gone! No cords, batteries or bug spray required! This handheld mosquito repeller creates a 15-foot zone of protection against mosquitos for up to 12 hours.
Thermacell Portable Mosquito Repeller (Amazon)
4. Solar Phone Charger
No electricity on your campsite? No problem! The solar panels on this portable charger unfold to span nearly 40 inches to capture loads of sunshine and you can charge 3 devices simultaneously. With 3 USB-A ports, you can charge handheld devices including phones, tablets, and earbuds—all at the same time.
Portable Solar Charger (Amazon)
5. Waterproof Playing Cards
Beach day? Cold drinks? Rainy days? Kids with water guns? These waterproof playing cards will come in handy in so many situations and would make a great stocking stuffer for the camper in your life!
Clear Waterproof Playing Cards (Amazon)
6. Lighted Tent Stakes
The UCO StakeLight is a unique tent stake with a built-in LED light to provide area lighting around your tent. The StakeLights are battery powered and last up to 10 hours.
UCO StakeLight (Amazon)
7. Camping Keychain
This motel-style leather ‘Happy Camper’ keychain is the perfect accessory to carry with you on all of your camper adventures.
Happy Camper Leather Motel Keychain (Etsy)
8. Reusable Food Covers
These reusable bowl covers are great for leftovers, barbecues, and potlucks! No need for bulky tupperware containers! They are also machine-washable and dryer-safe on a low setting.
Set of 3 Reusable Waterproof Bowl Covers (Etsy)
9. Camper Doormat
Your home away from home deserves that added touch of style too! And what better way to incorporate that than with a super practical, eco-friendly retro camper doormat.
Retro Camper Doormat (Etsy)
10. Twin Shores Resort Card
Twin Shores Resort Cards are the perfect way to simplify your transactions while staying with us. Just buy and load with your desired amount you’re good to go! No more carrying around cash or credit cards. They also make a great gift for the camper in your life!
Twin Shores Resort Card (twinshores.com)
While some of us have a countdown to Christmas, others have already started their countdown to camping season! Why not roll the two into one and get the campers in your life excited for camping season this Christmas!
Do you have any other great camping items we haven’t listed? Share them with us in the comments and we just may include them in a future blog post. If you gift (or receive) any of the items on this list, let us know! Happy Holidays!
Previous Camping Gift Guides