Father’s Day is fast approaching and for those of you who are scratching your heads and haven’t a clue what to buy for your dad, this article is for you!

We’ve rounded up 10 of the best gifts for the Outdoor Loving Dad this Father’s Day, chosen from some of team Outsider’s favourite kit picks!

1. Columbia Men’s Washed Out Shorts

Price: €40.00
Father's Day: Columbia Men's Washed Out™ Shorts
Let’s start this list off with a bang! Fashionable “dad shorts” are a must-have for any outdoor-loving dad this summer. At least he can’t embarrass you with a pair of these Columbia shorts at a BBQs. Well, that is until we include matching dad sandals to go with the shorts.

Buy Now: The Outdoor Shop

2. Saxx Quest Boxer Brief Fly

Price: €30.00
A good pair of boxers is essential to staying comfortable during long days on the go. When it comes to men’s underwear the gold standard is SAXX underwear. What sets them apart from the rest is not only that they use incredibly comfortable materials, but they also feature SAXX’s “ball-park” technology which guarantees chafe-free days, which for an outdoor lover is essential.

Buy Now: The Outdoor Shop

3. MEVA Camping Gas Stove with Piezo Igniter 1.4kW

Price: €23.92
Father's Day: MEVA Camping Gas Stove with Piezo Igniter 1.4kW
An essential for any camping enthusiast. If your dad doesn’t already have one of these, then it’s the perfect fathers day gift. Especially if he has been talking about starting camping.

Buy Now: Micks Garage

4. Elton Insulated Stainless 750 ml

Price: €39.90
Elton Insulated Stainless 750 ml
This sleek Kambukka water bottle will keep your water cold for hours and at 750ml it’s bigger than most stainless steel bottles, making it perfect for hot summer days.

Buy Now: Kombukka

5. Merrell Men’s Kahuna 4 Strap Sandal

Price: €100.00
We did warn you and here they are. The perfect pair of sandals for your outdoor-loving dad. Not only are they the perfect hiking sandal, but they also double as the ultimate BBQ maestros footwear as it’s one of the most comfortable sandals for a long day on your feet.

Buy Now: The Outdoor Shop

6. Coast LED150 Pro Pocket Pliers

Price: €49.57

Father's Day: Coast LED150 Pro Pocket Pliers Silver in Try Me Pack

Another must-have for any wilderness-loving dad. A utility knife can be a lifesaver when out hiking or camping, even if it’s just used at the end of the day to crack open a few bottles.

Buy Now: Micks Garage

7. Dakine Campus M 25L Laptop Backpack

Price: €60.00
Fathers Day: Dakine Campus M 25L Laptop Backpack
The perfect father’s day gift for the dad on the go. This backpack is the perfect combination of work and outdoor-friendly. With its laptop pouch and insulated pockets for snacks, he’ll be ready to take on anything his day might throw at him.

Buy Now: Surfdock

8. Amazing Waves – Book

Price: €27.95
This one is for the wannabe surfer-dad. This book is a collection of images taken by some of the world’s best surf photographers. It is the perfect coffee table accessory.

Buy Now: Surfdock

9. Lund Garden Steel Furnace With Grill and Log Stand

Price: €64.99
Father's Day: Lund Garden Steel Furnace With Grill and Log Stand
If your dad is like us, he would love a natural fire in the garden and this one is perfect for roasting smores or grilling a few sausages if the barbecue is full. It is the Lund Garden Steel Furnace with Grill and Log Stand from Micks Garage.
Buy Now:  Micks Garage

10. Gentlemen’s Hardware BBQ Utility Apron & Bottle Opener

Price: €28.99
Father's Day: Gentlemen's Hardware BBQ Utility Apron & Bottle Opener Gentlemens Hardware
We’ve saved the classic Father’s Day gift for last. This classic style apron is a must-have for any barbecue lover and even comes with a bottle opener attached. This apron is perfect for the dad who wants to be deemed “King of the Grill”.

Buy Now: Micks Garage


By Killian Andersen

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