Shopping for a friend who’s constantly on the go, but ready for an adventure at a moment’s notice? You know, the one who always has a headlamp and hiking boots in their trunk, just in case the opportunity for a quick hike presents itself. We’ve asked one of our favorite on-the-go outdoor enthusiasts, Diamond Brand Outdoors crew member, accomplished climber, and outdoor skills instructor, Sarah to share her favorite gift ideas for spontaneous adventurers.


Oboz Juniper Hiking Boots Mid $145.00

Great all around synthetic, B-Dry hiking boots. Oboz makes great boots that feature a narrower heel and wider toe to ensure that your heel stays in place and doesn’t slip resulting in blisters. Look and feel snazzy on your next hike with these boots.


Patagonia LW Black Hole Pack 26 Liters $99.00

This Patagonia day back features a great water resistant design for when your adventures turn unexpectedly rainy.



Patagonia Down Sweater Vest $179.00

I am always amazed at how much warmth this vest gives me when it gets cold out. The down insulation will warm your core on any hike. Because it stuffs down small, it’s a fantastic layer when space is at a premium.



Petzl Tikka Headlamp $29.95 

Never be caught on a night hike without a headlamp. These 200 lumen Petzl headlamps feature a red light, water resistance, and a 5 year warranty guarantee. May all your outdoor adventures be well lit.  


Kelty Bestie Blanket $22.95

Colder hike than you realized? Throw the Bestie Blanket you store in your car into your backpack for some nice warmth at summit of your hike. This blanket adds warmth for an affordable price and is something you can share with your bestie.


Luci ERMG Solar Lantern $14.95

This lantern charges all day from the light of the sun, just clip it to your pack for a fully charged light source, when you hit camp. It gives a soft candle like glow, and makes a great light source in a tent after a long day of adventuring. Whether you are playing cards, reading, or studying the next day’s miles – This lantern will create a nice warm light to see by.


Farm to Feet 2 pack, Boulder MW Crew $24.95

These socks are a great price for 2 pairs of merino wool socks from Mt. Airy North Carolina. These socks come in a variety of color that will be sure to keep your feet nice and toasty.


HydraPak Stow 1 Liter $17.00

This water bottle is indestructible, light weight, and easily rolls up and stows away in your pack.



Hydro Flask 16 oz Bottle $24.95

There’s nothing I enjoy more than sipping hot coffee at the peak of a hike or throughout a climbing day. This double wall Hydro Flask design keeps your hot drinks hot and cold drinks cold throughout a day of exploring.


Grabber Mini Hand Warmers, 2 pack $1.29

Though this item is small it still has mighty results. These hand warmers keep your hands warm for hours and can be a little push of encouragement on an outdoor endeavor. Throw these hand warmers in a pocket or a chalk bag on a climb and you will be thankful you packed them.