Christmas Stocking Fillers for Adventurers

53 Degrees North – 10 Stocking Fillers for Adventurers 2020

It can be hard to pick out gifts for the explorer in your life, especially if their favourite outdoor pursuit isn’t an activity you’ve taken the plunge with. To help make this process a little easier we’ve come up with a handy ‘stocking filler’ guide full of bits your adventurer is sure to love and all only €40 or less (which we’re sure you’ll love too!)

If you like this be sure to check out our Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide as well.

53 Degrees North – Buff Multifunctional Headwear

1. Buff – Multifunctional Headwear (€14 - €27)

Buff headwear is uniquely versatile, designed to achieve a high level of comfort and protection from the elements. The garment has multiple uses and can be worn as a scarf, bandanna, headband, hat, facemask or wristband and comes in loads of different styles and colours so you’re sure the find one that’s perfect for that special someone.

53 Degrees North – SAXX Underwear

2. SAXX – Men’s Underwear (€30+)

While you might wonder what is so great about a pair of boxers, we promise you, the sportsman in your life will not be disappointed. Famous for their patented ‘Ball Park Pouch’ every pair is designed to reduce skin on skin friction with breathable mesh panels and no exposed stitching for maximum comfort on every adventure.

53 Degrees North – LEDLENSER Head Torch

3. LedLenser – Head Torch (€40 +)

Head torches make the ideal gift for outdoor explorers. This time of year, when it’s dark as early 4pm, but you still want to get out in nature it can be hard to find a lit-up area to explore. A head torch makes it easy to get out exercise in the dark Irish Winter, whether it’s a night hike, trail running, camping or even just walking the dog!

53 Degrees North - Light My Fire Spork Bio/ReStraw Bio

4. Smartwool – Hiking Socks (€17 - €31)

Smartwool is called ‘smart’ for a reason. Made with merino wool they are designed with extra cushioning and a supportive fit and are a great gift for everyone from the fair-weather hiker in your life to those on their way to Everest!

53 Degrees North – BARTS Beanie

5. BARTS – Beanie (€15+)

BARTS is known for its comfy and high-quality accessories, especially their quirky, chunky knitwear. With loads of designs, styles and colours for men, women, and kids we’re sure you’ll find the perfect piece to keep your adventurer cosy this winter.

53 Degrees North - Odlo Active Warm Eco Baselayers

6. Lifesystems – First Aid Kit (€17 - €28)

Whether you’re travelling the world or just venturing outdoors for the day, your health and safety is paramount. Lifesystems provide a number of kits with essential first aid items for treating cuts, grazes, blisters and other minor injuries.

53 Degrees North - HydroFlask

7. HydroFlask Insulated Bottle (€30 - €38)

An eco-friendly favourite - Hydro Flask is a sustainable brand that helps you say no to single use plastic. These insulated bottles come in an array of sizes and colours and are guaranteed to keep water icy cold on a hot sunny beach and serve up a hot coffee on the chairlift ride.

53 Degrees North – Thermarest Ridge Rest Classic

8. Thermarest – Ridge Rest Camping Mattress (€25)

Give the camper in your life a little comfort. The thermarest RidgeRest camp mattress is light enough to carry anywhere as well as durable and comfortable enough to ensure you get a great nights sleep the next time you camp out in the wilderness.

53 Degrees North – VANGO Camping Pillow

9. Vango – Camping/Travel Pillow (€20)

The Vango Deep Sleep Ergo Pillow is designed to offer you the best sleep possible. Featuring a soft, stretchy fabric for extra comfort, this pillow is not only comfortable but folds down to 8x4cm meaning you can take it on any of your adventures with ease! The perfect stocking filler for someone who loves travel or camping.

53 Degrees North – Light My Fire Pack-up-Cup

10. Light My Fire – Pack-up-Cup (€7.50)

Another sustainable favourite, the Pack-up-Cup by Light My Fire is the only cup you’ll ever need. Bring it with you wherever you go, perfect for camping, picnics, and coffees to go, to help avoid wasteful single use cups. This cup is made with durable Biobased plastics that consist of sugar cane and wood fibres, along with being BPA-free for safe use.