November 30, 2022

Top 2020 gift ideas for the hunter or outdoors enthusiast on your holiday shopping list

Minneapolis, MN (November 25, 2020) – Hunters and general outdoors enthusiasts can be difficult to buy for. It may seem like they already have everything they need, but this is never the case. You’ll rarely go wrong when you look for premium items that perform and last over multiple seasons – especially when you choose from items in our 2020 list of Hunting and Outdoor Gifts for the Holidays.

Case Knife

Made in the USA since 1889, a Case knife is a small but solid reminder that anything worth doing is worth doing right. Carefully crafted with the finest materials and twice tested for durability, a Case knife will be treasured by any special hunter in your life. Thousands of models are available, and any Case knife can be personalized with the special engraving of your choice when you order. Prices range from $15.99 to $394.99. The Gray Bone Jig Standard Pocket Hunter model shown retails for $67.99. Learn more at caseknives.com.

Minelab VANQUISH Multi-IQ Metal Detector

From the world leader in metal-detecting technology, Minelab’s VANQUISH Series metal detectors are advanced, easy-to-use, and offer uncompromising performance that won’t break the bank. Simple yet powerful, VANQUISH is the smart choice for anyone starting out or stepping up their detecting game. VANQUISH detectors feature powerful Multi-IQ technology that finds any metals in any soils at any time. With multiple Find Modes, a lightweight and collapsible design and much more, VANQUISH detectors deliver more fun and more results, regardless of experience. Retail prices start at just $199.99. Learn more at minelab.com.

Hard Core H3 Pant

Designed for serious waterfowl hunters, Hard Core’s versatileH3 Pant offers warm- and cool-season performance for any outdoors pursuit or activity. These highly comfortable and exceptionally durable pants excel as outerwear – for hunting, hiking or working around the homestead – but can be comfortably layered beneath waders or bibs as well. Equipped with built-in foot stirrups for easy dressing, H3 pants feature a durable, smooth-face poly/spandex fabric with 4-way stretch for exceptional mobility and moisture wicking. Go ahead and treat ‘em unkind; ultra-abrasion-resistant overlay panels on the seat, knees and inside cuffs defy the sorts of wear and tear that send lesser pants to an early grave. We love the solid Weathered color, but they also come in camo options. MSRP $169.99. Learn more at hardcorewaterfowl.com.

Crosman Full Auto R1 BB Air Rifle

A BB gun is the ultimate Christmas gift, and the Crosman Full Auto R1 BB air rifle is the ultimate BB gun. Fueled by two 12-gram CO2 cartridges and a 25 round drop out magazine, the centers of targets will be punched out and tin cans will be flying in no time, maximizing backyard fun. This beautiful air rifle features a genuine feel, familiar controls and an intense 1400 round per minute rate of fire, which sends BBs flying at a jaw-dropping rate of up to 430 fps. The rifle is fully customizable with a 6 position adjustable stock, AR compatible buttstock/pistol grip and a Picatinny rail that provides endless accessory mounting opportunities. Stay on target with the included rail mounted red light laser sight and “Take it Outside” with Crosman. MSRP is $169.99. Learn more at crosman.com.

Tree Spider Micro Harness

Give your hunter the gift of tree stand safety and take a little peace of mind for yourself. The Micro Harness – available for men and women – is Tree Spider’s lightest fall-protection harness ever. This lightly padded and flexible, full-featured safety harness comes with quick-adjust shoulder and leg straps and a shock-absorbing tether. Multiple sizes are available, and MSRP is $79.99. Learn more at blockeroutdoors.com.

CenterPoint Archery Sniper Elite 370 Crossbow

This fast, accurate and easy-handling package includes the CenterPoint Archery’s original award-winning Sniper 370 bow, combined with innovative Whisper Silencing System™ string stops, limb dampeners and string silencers for the ultimate in noise reduction and vibration control. Packed with high-performance features, value-added accessories and a 5-year limited warranty, this bow delivers speeds up to 370 fps and generates up to 112 ft-lbs of energy. It comes with quad-limbs, a CNC-machined aluminum cam system, aluminum rail, anti-dry fire and auto safety, an adjustable stock and 4x32mm scope. One of the best-reviewed and best-selling crossbows of all time, the CenterPoint Sniper Elite 370 and is sure to put a smile on your favorite hunter’s face and venison in the freezer. MSRP is $349.99. Shop at centerpointarchery.com.

Muck Chore Mid Boots

No job is too tough for the Original Muck Boot Company’s Chore Mid boot, available for for men and women. This versatile, waterproof boot is triple reinforced in the toe and quadruple reinforced in the heel for ultimate durability, while built-in AirmeshTM lining keeps feet ventilated throughout the day. Featuring a blown-rubber outsole, this oil-resistant and shock-absorbing boot delivers the comfort to tackle any job in the outdoors. MSRP is $140 for men and $135 for women. Learn more at muckbootcompany.com.

ScentLok Forefront Jacket and Pant for Men and Women

A good scent-control strategy is key to having success in the field, and so is staying comfortable. The ScentLok Forefront Jacket and Pant – available for men and women – features Carbon Alloy technology for odor adsorption, Precip-X super hydrophobic treatment to shed precipitation, and a wicking treatment for moisture management. Designed for mid-season use, these advanced hunting garments combine a micro tricot outer fabric and a micro-fleece inner lining for a deadly combination of silence and warmth, while providing advanced hunting features like stretch-fit cuffs for a tapered fit, multiple pockets and a built-in safety harness opening. Multiple camo patterns are available, as are a full suite of matching gloves, headcovers and accessories. Prices run from $95.99 to $159.99 per piece. Women’s jacket shown. Learn more at scentlok.com.

St. Croix Lifestyle Accessories

From the makers of the Best Rods on Earth®, St. Croix accessories feature Park Falls-flavored Northwoods flair, and are a guaranteed fit for your angler’s lifestyle. Choose from a variety of well-designed items that anglers actually use, such as a high-quality made-in-the-USA St. Croix facemask; a durable 14-oz. St. Croix Vacuum Insulated Mug; an inspiring four-piece St. Croix Pint Glass Set and more. Great St. Croix lifestyle apparel is also available, with many items on sale. See them all at stcroixrods.com.

OZ Radial Nano Ozone Generator

The all-new OZ Radial Nano is a compact, all-in-one, portable, rechargeable ozone generator that destroys odors, kills mold, fungus and bacteria, and is ideal for smaller spaces. Perfect for deodorizing hunting clothing and gear, camping equipment, sports equipment, vehicle interiors, boat compartments and cabins, or a multitude of deodorizing duties around the home, Radial Nano emits ozone in 360 degrees, offers multiple operating modes and will charge mobile devices via its built-in USB port. MSRP is $179.99. Learn more at ozbyscentlok.com.

Howard Leight Impact Sport Honor Collection Electronic Earmuff

Whether hunting, plinking at the shooting range or operating power equipment on the homestead, give your loved one the gift of continued hearing with theImpact Sport electronic earmuff from Howard Leight. It provides up to 4X amplification, allowing wearers to easily hear ambient sounds and conduct conversation, while automatically attenuating dangerous noises above 82dB to safe levels. Available in three new Honor Collection patterns, Impact Sport features a comfortable, sleek, extremely low-profile earcup that won’t interfere when shouldering a firearm. MSRP is $70. Learn more at howardleightshootingsports.com.

ScentBlocker Whitetail Pursuit Insulated Parka

Engineered for the coldest conditions whitetail hunters face, the ScentBlocker Whitetail Pursuit Insulated Parka is DWR treated to repel the elements, while body-mapped ThinsulateTM is strategically positioned for maximum warmth and the mobility needed to make the shot when the time comes. Featuring advanced Cold Fusion CatalystTM technology, which combines the odor-adsorbing power of activated carbon with the warmth, strength and anti-microbial properties of natural wool, this elevated suite of premium ScentBlocker apparel addresses every detail – just like the hunter on your list. Available in Mossy Oak Break-Up Country or Realtree Edge, the ScentBlocker Whitetail Pursuit Insulated Parka is on sale now for $139.99 at blockeroutdoors.com. Matching bibs are also available.