Father's Day Gift Guide 2013

Skip the new wrench sets and the flower ties.

First Ascent Accellerant

He'll find a reason to wear this jacket 12 months a year.

[the most useful book]
BACKPACKER’s Complete Guide to Outdoor Gear Maintenance and Repair

Empower him to fix any gear-
related problem, step-by-step manual.

Revo Guide Extreme

These shades will protect him on all his big adventures.

iPad Mini

Snuggle up with your partner in this cozy bag for two.


First Ascent Katabatic

This bombproof four-season tent can handle any weather.

Snow Peak Titanium Double Wall 450

He'll love this: the ultimate camp cup.

Stoic Thrive

Give him some great-looking and functional summer hiking shorts.

Olympus Tough TG-1

This pocket-size point-and-shoot camera is adventure-ready and kid-proof.

[child carrier]

Deuter Kid Comfort 3

This sweet pack will let him spend time with his kid and train for his next peak.

[sleeping bag]
Western Mountaineering Adler 25

The perfect three-season bag also unzips to become a quilt.

[iPhone case]


An everything-proof case with minimum bulk.

Patagonia Black Hole

This super-tough, weather-shedding pack is a home run.

Zamberlan 230 SH Crosser Plus GTX RR

This versatile boot is light enough for dayhiking, but supportive enough to carry week-long loads.

Bergans Helium

This 12-ounce jacket will protect him from any weather.

Black Diamond ReVolt

This light, bright headlamp runs on rechargeable batteries or regular alkalines for maximum versatility and convenience.