The holiday season is here and the chance to spread some serious cheer to the ones we love most is near. As you’re prepping your stocking stuffers and Christmas gifts, you may find that there’s a whole lot of research involved. To help you cut down on the search time and speed forward to the gift wrapping process, we’re bringing you a complete gift guide tailored to the RV lifestyle. From practical essentials to thoughtful travel toys for greater camper experiences, we’re covering all of the bases for you. This list of holiday gifts includes options for every type of budget, so feel free to scroll through whatever works best for you and your spending limits.
GIFTS FOR RVERS UNDER $50
United States and National Parks Scratch-Off Poster
Details: This nifty scratch-off map makes the perfect gift for the distant traveler. In addition to marking states visited, your friends can mark off key landmarks and every National Park! Flags, map pins, and adventure stickers are also included to further personalize your logged journey. Highlight key points across the map that mean most to you, or track your path as you go along your journey. The only question left is — where to next?
Travel Organizer Cubes (4-Piece)
Details: Every RV traveler knows that organized space utilization is an absolute must with small space living. These polyester packs make it easy to keep items together while trimming down on storage space consumption. Items are easy to access with dual zipper pulls, and mesh covering makes it easy to go through your packs with a quick glance. The essential sets come in various sizes and colors, so if you’re looking to get an RV space looking really neat, you can mix and match colors for different item types.
Luminoodle Portable LED Light Rope
Details: Who doesn’t love an evening at the campground beneath the stars? Brighten up a buddy’s patio setup with these practical, portable USB light ropes. They’re easy to store and can be used as a to-go lantern that’s perfect for night hikes. The loop ropes and magnetic sliders make for an incredibly versatile range of applications.They’re waterproof too! Give the gift of dimmable, portable, remote controlled light for your campground enthusiast.
Stainless Steel Tumbler Set
Details: This set of stainless steel dual insulation tumblers is best paired with a range of beverages, from coffee or hot cocoa to wine and cocktails. Each tumbler comes with a lid, stainless steel straw and brushes for easy cleaning after use. Their durable and lightweight design make the perfect match for a campground hang out, keeping cold for up to nine hours and hot for three hours. Enjoy campfire apple cider or a refreshing scoop of ice cream with friends and family. If your special RVer is the sort to personalize their hydro flasks, consider gifting these with a set of stickers. The clean and sleek stainless steel surface of these tumblers make the perfect canvas for a traveler’s expression.
Nomadix National Parks All-Purpose Towels
Details: Known for their ultra-soft and sand resistant material, Nomadix brings a unique collection of National Park inspired towel designs for adventure travelers to enjoy. Whether used after a day at the beach or hotsprings, these vibrantly beautiful towels make a bold statement wherever you go. These absorbant, quick-dry towels are made of post-consumer recycled material and are durable to last a lifetime. Antimicrobial treatment ensures your towel will stay fresh from odor and bacteria. Nomadix delivers a product that is both parts practical and beautiful, making it a fitting gift for park wanderers.
Details: With limited RV refrigerator space, food storage is always a handy gift to give. This set of six reusable food bags are easy to clean and will help cut down on generic ziploc bag usage (a plus for mother earth too!). These silicone bags are dishwasher, freezer, oven and microwave safe, yielding plenty of versatility for meal prep. This essential gift is perfect for every type of RVer, from foodies to traveling families.
GIFTS FOR RVERS $50 – $100
2-Person Camping Hammock (Pop-Up Mosquito Net)
Details: The classic hammock experience is on everyone’s outdoor rec experience list. This is a camper must-have. The G4Free camping hammock comes with a pop-up parachute mosquito net to keep pesky bugs away from your personal space as you lounge between the trees. The nylon material is not only tear-resistant, but refreshingly comfortable too. It’s light weight and incredibly easy to store. Tree straps and carabiners are included.
Bedsure Low-Voltage Electric Heated Blanket
Details: Give the gift of cozy warmth to your favorite RVer with this winter camping must-have. The blanket’s low-voltage usage is a plus for boondockers while providing four fast-acting levels of heat to set with remote control. A four-hour auto shut-off is included for safety and energy efficiency, allowing you to doze off without a worry. Additionally, you can set your own time settings with a 2, 4, 8 and 10 hour time. The faux fur material makes for an incredibly comfortable feel and is safe to machine wash.
Camp Field Portable Picnic Table
Details: This is not your everyday camping table. The Camp Field picnic table comes with adjustable leg height for uneven terrain from grassy knolls to beachside bonfires. Keep flies and critters away from open meals and snacks with the underneath storage cubbies. Each slot can zipped secured and rolled open with velcro. The foldable table is lightweight and portable, taking minimal storage space in an RV. This is a must-have for campers that can’t resist an outdoor meal with a scenic view.
National Parks Annual Pass
Price: $80 | Seniors (62+) $20
If you know an RVer that’s just starting out on their adventure lifestyle, there’s no better way to start them off than with an America the Beautiful annual pass to all 59 national parks. This gift will inspire plenty of travel goals for the year to come. It’s also a perfect pick for veteran travelers that pine to revisit some of their favorite parks. Keep in mind, year-long access begins at the date of purchase.
Harvest Hosts Annual Membership
Details: Does your special RVer love a good winery or brewery? With year-round access, members can enjoy free stays at any of the 2,948 partnered destinations with no camping fees! This gift brings plenty of opportunity for adventure for brew and wine enthusiasts. Check out our guide on Everything You Need to Know About Harvests Hosts for a full dive into what this incredible and unique annual pass brings to RVers. If you hurry, you can also enjoy 20% off your purchase with their current holiday promotion! Be sure to enter the ‘HOLIDAY20’ coupon code when you place your gift purchase.
GIFTS FOR RVERS $100 +
Price: $100 – $140
Details: Sleek, lightweight, and incredibly stylish in the camper community, Patagonia will never let you down. There are a variety of backpack styles and sizes to choose from, making this a thoughtful and personal gift. If your RVer loves to hike or mountain bike, these daypacks will keep their gear from rough elements along the trail. More expensive designs include a weather resistant material. However whichever pack you choose to go for, your adventurer will enjoy plenty of carry on space from daisy-chain lash points to organized zipped compartments.
Igloo BMX Cooler
Details: This reliably heavy duty cooler will last a lifetime on the road for RVers. Even with its ruggedly handsome and durable reinforced base, this cooler is lightweight for easy transport. This Igloo cooler promises ice retention for up to 4-5 days in 90-degree weather, allowing plenty of space for food, drinks, and snacks to spare. Whether used to keep wares for your traveler’s upcoming meals, or to contain all of the goodies for a campground gathering, this cooler will carry through without letting you down.
CGear Sand-Free RV Mat
Details: This carry-along camping mat serves as an ideal companion for every RVer. The sand-free material will keep you free from outdoor debris including dirt and dust. The double-layer weave is designed to allow wind and sunlight to pass through so you don’t have to worry about harming the grass beneath you. The mat is also stain, water, and mold resistant, yielding a lifetime of campground memories without wear and tear.
Burntmor 7-Piece Cast Iron Set
Details: Every outdoor chef swears by the magic of cast iron. This full set comes complete with a 12” iron skillet, 4.5 qt dutch oven pot, 2.5 qt sauce pot, and a 20” x 9” heavy duty reversible griddle. Your RVer will be cooking over an open fire to their hearts content and delivering the most delectable dishes yet. The set also comes with a classic and convenient wooden box for safe and simple transportation. Bon appetite!
Rumpl Nanoloft Puffy Blanket
Price: $179 – $279
Details: Lightweight, yet incredibly warm, Rumpl blankets are made with proprietary design purposed to trap warmth even in the coldest environments. These gorgeous blankets are 100% made with post-consumer recycled material to create unique NanoLoft insulation. They’re also easy to store and wash. Rumpl’s material is smooth to the touch, and comes in a delightful range of color selections, including their ever-popular National Parks design collection! Choose between a one-person or two-person sized blanket to keep your RVer warm through their most memorable journeys.
Are you getting ready for a holiday RV gathering? Whether at a campground or at a cabin resort, check out our RV Tips and Tricks for Celebrating the Twelve Days of Christmas! This guide covers all of the activities you need to inspire a memorable season with the ones you love.