Whether you’re lovers looking for romantic camping gift ideas or platonic hiking pals, here are some top outdoor gifts to elevate a campsite or get cozy with.


Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a cast-iron camping jaffle maker or a plastic wine cask for ultralight-ish hiking.

We’ve put together a list of our favourite couples’ camping essentials to make your next camping experience extra special.

‘Roses are red, mud is brown, the woods are better than any night on the town.’ – Earl Dibbles, Jr

1. UCO Candelier Triple Candle Lantern


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Dim the lights and turn up the romance with the ambient glow of the UCO Triple Candlelier lantern. It comes with three candles sporting a 9 hour burn time and even features a heat shield on the top for you to place your mug or chocolate fondue set!


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2. Rumpl Puffy Outdoor Blanket


10 outdoor gear gifts for valentine’s day


10 outdoor gear gifts for valentine’s day


Snuggle up with your significant other under the Rumpl Original Puffy Outdoor Blanket.

Designed with outdoor adventures in mind, it features a durable water-repellant treatment to keep you dry, whether you’re picnicking on a peak or swinging on a camping sofa.

The Rumpl blanket is made from 100% recycled 30D ripstop polyester fabric that easily packs down into a stuff sack.


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3. Grand Trunk Double Hammock



This Grand Trunk two-person hammock is for swingers…

The double hammock comes with everything you need for a quick and easy set-up. Made from parachute material, it includes 2 x nautical grade carabiners and 2 x ‘tree-friendly’ hammock straps along with a stuff sack to make packing down a breeze.


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4. Platypreserve Plastic Wine Bottle



Fancy a tipple for two while stargazing? The Platypus Platyreserve 800ml Wine Bottle cuts the weight of heavy glass bottles and prevents any potential breakages along your favourite trails.

Specifically designed for carrying wine, you can enjoy your favourite vino without the taste of plastic.


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5. 2 Person Inflatable Kayak



Take a trip downriver together with this 2-person kayak by Sea Eagle. The SE370 is easy to store and transport to your favourite spots, with easy inflation in a matter of minutes.

Not sure about an inflatable kayak? Check out our review of the R1 Ultra Razor Inflatable Kayak.


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6. Unisex Climbing Harness


Take your belaytionship to new heights with the Mammut Sender Climbing Harness, one of our favourite harnesses of 2023.

It’s a great choice for climbers of all levels with a specific design for lightweight-loving sport climbers. It features Split Webbing technology to reduce pressure points and breathability for a more comfortable fit.


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7. Aeropress Coffee Maker


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Nothing says ‘I love you’ like waking up to a high-quality campsite coffee. Any self-respecting coffee snob will love the Aeropress Coffee Maker, which provides rich, clean brews on any adventure, whether you’re camping, boating or travelling.


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8. 2-Person Sleeping Bag


Get comfortable and cozy with the 2-person Sea to Summit Basecamp Sleeping bag. With a temperature rating of up to -7 degrees celsius and the top becoming a standalone quilt for warmer conditions, it’s the perfect all-year-round sleeping bag.

Weighing in at 2.3kg it features three two-way zips for ventilation and a blend of THERMOLITE® insulation for lightweight warmth and a softer feel.

Read more: Camping Couples Rejoice – Reviewing the Sea to Summit Double Sleeping Bag


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9. Deluxe Double Dome Canvas Swag


Camping setups don’t get easier (or more Aussie) than this. Once you’ve found your spot, simply roll out your swag and you’re good to go. Set up on a clear night and unzip the roof for some romantic stargazing in the outback.


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10. Charmate Large Double Jaffle Iron



Spend less time cooking and more time having fun with this classic campsite jaffle maker. All you need is some bread, a can of spaghetti and a handful of cheese and voila, a meal worthy of a Michelin star!

Cooking and cleaning is super easy, not to mention you’ll be plating up at exactly the same time since it does two at a time!


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