Father’s Day Gift Ideas for the Outdoorsy Dad

Cotopaxi’s Top Picks for Father’s Day 2015.

This Father’s Day, thank Dad for inspiring your adventurous spirit with an awesome Father’s Day gift from some of our favorite outdoors & lifestyle companies. Don’t forget to enter to win our Father’s Day gift package!


Fishing Net | River Song

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John Praise, owner of River Song, makes beautiful fishing nets from locally harvested and milled hardwoods. “I try to pick pieces with the most interesting grain and figure for the handles in order to make for a visually pleasing piece. Each piece is a functional piece of art.” We recommend the Medium River Net ($175.00) designed to land fish with ease.


Everest 2 Burner Stove | Camp Chef

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Camp Chef’s Everest 2 Burner Stove ($90.00) meets the needs of all backcountry master chefs. The high power stove will handle all cooking needs, and is light and compact enough to accompany Dad on all of his adventures.


Inca 26L | Cotopaxi


Cotopaxi’s Inca 26 L ($109.00) is a lightweight technical daypack designed with efficient storage space and padded mesh suspension for increased ventilation. The hydration sleeve can double as a laptop sleeve, making the backpack a versatile option for a variety of needs. Proceeds from this backpack go straight to Cotopaxi’s giving initiative.


Caper Knife | White River Knives


White River’s Caper Knife ($170.00) is a great all around knife designed for field dressing and processing game. This knife will fit the needs whether Dad is in the field or day camping.


EX230 Headlamp | Olympia


Olympia’s EX230 Headlamp has all of the features including four lighting modes, LED focus control, a rear Red LED light, water resistant and a pivoting head. Moreover, all Olympia products come with a two year warranty. With the EX230,  Dad can explore at all times of the day.

What if the adventurous dad already has all the gear? Not to worry, here are some other gift suggestions that will suit his rugged personality.

Edge | MINUS-8

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Minus 8’s Edge ($298.00) watch mixes the bold and rugged for the perfect lifestyle watch. The Edge timepiece is fully crafted in 316L stainless steel with a geometric 44mm watch case.


Travel Dominoes | Walnut Studiolo


These Travel Dominoes ($35.00) or “friend makers” by Walnut Studiolo are beautifully designed, functional, and lightweight for easy travel.


Kpong Satchel | Cotopaxi


For the commuter, consider Cotopaxi’s Kpong Satchel, a classy shoulder pack made from rugged cotton canvas. The Kpong is outfitted for carrying your laptop and daily essentials for the day-to-day commute, or for exploring the unknown.


Sailing Rope Bracelet | 877

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877, out of Hamburg, Germany, is a workshop for handicraft men’s accessories. They are known for bringing back and redesigning forgotten crafts with new designs. Give Dad one of 877’s Sailing Rope Bracelets (€69.00) to show him what he means to you.




Win the ultimate day hike package including the Inca 26L and Olympia’s EX230 Headlamp. Simply enter your email below before June 16th. Come June 16th, we will randomly select a winner, who will receive the package prior to Father’s Day on June 21.

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