The 21 Best Gifts for Backpackers You Can Still Buy Now

From a precision-engineered jacket with a built-in mask to a titanium fire pit to a rollicking adventure book, our writers pick their favorite backpacking gifts of the year.
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Backpackers can be gearheads by nature, which makes buying presents for one a challenge even in a normal year. Fortunately, our gear experts are up to it: Below, you'll find 21 of our favorite presents for anyone who likes to hike or camp, ranging in price from $6 to $800. Pick your favorites early for a hassle-free, worry-free holiday. (Just remember to check shipping and arrival dates).

Need more gift ideas? Check out our Editors' Choice Awards for our favorite apparel, equipment, and accessory picks of the winter.

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