Do you have an outdoorsy child in your life? We compiled a list of the BEST camping gifts for kids of all ages.
Camping is one of the best choices that we can make for kids, helping them disconnect from their devices and reconnect with the natural world. Camping is fun for young kids, bigger kids, and even challenging older teens. A family camping trip can be much more than a simple vacation. It can instill a love of nature in kids and create lifelong memories to help shape their future.
Kids love camping. It’s one of the best experiences we can create for them as they grow. In addition, camping is fun for the entire family and offers countless opportunities for outdoor adventures. One of the best ways to support kids on their camping journey is to make it exciting. To aid in this, we put together a gift list, helping you find the perfect unique camping gift for the little one in your life. We compiled everything from camping essentials to fun camping toys.
List of Camping Gift Ideas
Walkie Talkies for Kids 3Pack
Walkie Talkies are a campground favorite for kids. Parents will love them too, as kids can stay in touch when their out exploring the park, pool, and other exciting attractions. This 3-pack is great for the whole family, allowing the kids to take them on their adventures while allowing the parents to keep one back at the campsite home base. The walkie-talkies have multiple channels and a 3-mile long range. Their ideal for kids 3 to 12 years old (both boys and girls). These make a great gift for any camping family especially when cell phone reception isn’t available.
Adventure backpack it.
The Kids Explorer Kit includes 24 pieces of outdoor adventure camping toys including a bug catcher k, drawstring bag, binoculars, compass, butterfly net, educational nature exploration toys, and so much more. Getting kids outside and away from their devices is a good goal for any camping family. This is a perfect gift for toddlers and younger children who are into exploring nature.
Binoculars for Kids
Binoculars are a must-have for any kid. These low-cost, but good quality, binoculars provide 8×21 high-resolution optics in a small form factor. They come in different colors for both boys and girls. They’ll make bird and animal-watching on the nature trail fun and a great choice for the little one.
Glow In The Dark Rock Painting Kit
Do you want to provide countless hours of fun for your camping trips? If your kids are into arts and crafts, why not try out this fun rock painting kit (with waterproof paint and bright colors). This is a great way for the kids to create a special souvenir for each campsite they visit. The kit includes enough supplies for painting 10 rocks with water resistance and glow-in-the-dark paint.
Kids Camping Journal
Exploring new campgrounds is always fun. Helping your kids capture those memories will provide them with a lifetime of memories that they can revisit as they grow. This camping journal is the perfect gift for any kid to keep track of their family adventures. It has a perfect layout for all of the camp-related activities your kids will experience. It’s so magical to share your love of camping with your children and grandchildren, especially when you get to write down all those memories in a super fun way (and keep it forever!). It’s great for older children who are used to documenting everything on social media- A great back-to-the-basics alternative. It’s one of the best gifts, and my top picks, for all outdoorsy kids.
This Interactive kid Camping Journal features
- All about Me section
- Cool Friends I’ve Met!
- Two page full spread for memories and LOLing for each camp trip
- Animals I’ve seen
- Plants and More!
- Camp Scavenger Hunts!
- Silly Camp Story Time!
- 6 Note or Photo Pages
- Camp BINGO
- Camp Charades
- Special Access to printable PDFs from the journal so you can reprint your favorites and do them over again!
Glow in The Dark Throw Blanket
This Glow in The Dark throw blanket is the perfect addition to the camping supplies for both boys and girls. The blanket is plenty big for kids at 50 x 60 Inches. It provides a fun way to stay cozy on those chilly nights. It’s made from plush polyester, is wrinkle-resistant, and is soft for cuddling up and watching the stars.
DISCOVERY KIDS 2-in-1 4X LED Starlight Lantern
Camping is always more fun when kids can explore the campsite at night. This super fun lantern, made by DISCOVERY KIDS, offers a two-in-one 4X LED Starlight Lantern and Star Projector. I had two modes, allowing it to be used as both a lantern and projector. It’s battery-operated, making it perfect for use in a tent or outside at the campground.
Scavenger Hunt Game for Kids
Scavenger hunts are one of the best ways to keep your kids occupied and have fun while camping. This great scavenger hunt kit includes two walkie-talkies and tons of outdoor fun.
Get your family off their devices and outdoors for nature exploration and fun playing yard games for the family. Your children will jump at the chance to spend quality time with the adults in their lives, and you’ll enjoy it too. Camping trip is coming up? The game is perfect as a camping party for kid activities. Stuck at home in your boring room? No worries – we have included 32 cards for indoor play too.
Handmade Braided Woven Friendship Bracelet
These stylish hand-woven bracelets come in 4 different unique patterns, which appeal to both girls and boys from age 6 to 14. They are adjustable to fit most children and some adults. Each individually packed bracelet comes with a small card insert. On the card, it reads the meaningful words “Adventure AWAITS – go find it” to encourage children to go outdoor and embrace challenges in life. They’re great gifts for kids to share with the new friends they make at the campground.
Adventure Girls!: Crafts and Activities
Girls can do anything, and Adventure Girls! proves it! Packed with exciting activities and crafts for girls (ages 6 to 12), this book inspires young adventurers to be curious, innovative, and bold. From stargazing and animal tracking to making a pinhole camera and building a shadow theater, Adventure Girls! is not one of your typical craft books.
As a father of a 5-year-old girl, it’s important for me to make sure that she realizes that adventures and exploring are not just for boys. This is a great gift for any adventurous girl. It’s full of camp-fun activities and ideas.
Kids Games – Seek and Find Scavenger Hunt Card Game
This perfect scavenger hunt kit has everything you need to get your kids away from their devices and out exploring nature. Scavenger hunts are fun outdoor games that offer a bit of learning. The package includes 35 Seek and Find cards, 2 instruction cards, and 2 drawstring bags. It’s a perfect boredom buster for kids aged 3 and up.
Professional Advanced Compass for Camping – Orienteering – Hiking – Hunting – Survival – Navigating – Mountaineering – Outdoors – Field Trip. This is a real compass, featuring real compass oil – magnetized needle made by vacuum technology. This vertical simple compass is great for navigation, orienteering, and backpackers for kids.
Whether you’re relaxing by the fire or sleeping under the stars, this camping hammock has everything you need to stay comfy and covered throughout the night for your next camping trip & RV trip, or even just lounging in your backyard or patio on a hammock stand! Hammocks make cool camping gifts.
My daughter absolutely loves lounging in her hammock reading a book or watching a movie. This hammock packs up small and has everything you need for setting it up between two trees. The travel hammock weighs only 24oz and folds to the size of an eggplant. The hammock measures 9 feet long by 4.5 feet wide for one person
Easy Setup: Equipped with two 9ft long tree straps and carabiners, the tree hammock makes setting up a breeze. It also features 5 separate loops, so you can adjust it to the perfect height. The single hammock holds up to 400 lbs.
It’s also built to last a lifetime. Its soft yet strong parachute nylon has triple interlocking stitching, along with strong carabiners and tree-friendly hammock straps. The hammock is machine washable- just add a very small amount of soap, wash it on the gentle cycle with cold water by itself; it is best to hang it to dry instead of putting it in the dryer.
LED Beanie Hat
This one-size-fits-all beanie hat with light is made from an ultra-soft acrylic blend that provides excellent insulation against cold winter air. Suitable for kids of 5-14 years old. One size fits all boys and girls. It’s a great idea for those cooler camping nights when you need a little light for an outdoor activity.
It’s comfortable, warm, and washable. This Unisex Lighted Beanie Cap provides incredible hands-free lighting so you can get on with things on cold days. The LED light-up hat contains four (4) bulbs and is easily removable. With three (3) adjustable brightness settings, you’ll have the perfect amount of light for any task. With 8 hours of runtime on a single charge, this LED beanie hat will always light your way when you need it. Its standard USB port allows you to charge in the car, with your computer or using a portable power bank.
Camping Toys Play Set
Pretend play is such a great thing for little ones. This camping toys playset allows kids to have their own, safe, pretend campfire. It’s complex complete with play food for kids, oil lantern, pretend fruits and vegetables, toy knives, s’mores, and more. It’s a great gift to ket your toddlers excited about the upcoming camping season or for camping play inside the RV on cold or rainy nights.
This introductory metal detector is easy to use and perfect for a budding detectorist. It’s light enough for the kids to operate, but built with advanced technology and powerful searching features to make finding treasure fun and easy. Take it to the beach, park, or on a hike and find treasure everywhere you go!
The detector weighs just 1.4 lb (0.6kg). With the coil folded and arm support removed, it measures just 24-inches, and extends up to 39 inches long. Use at home, or pack it up for easy travel to any of your favorite treasure hunting spots!
The 7.5” waterproof dual coil has adjustable sensitivity to help avoid false positives. The detector will beep and flash an LED light when it locates metal and has a detecting depth of up to 6 inches deep for small coins and metal objects.
Fairy Lantern Craft Kit
This craft kit with two classic glass mason jars, magic fairy, fairy sticks, wishing paper, butterfly, flower, dog, and glitter, can help create a real fairy tale, this is the magic garden for children.
This Fairy Lantern Kit makes the perfect gift for any little one that loves crafting and creating. It would also be a wonderful activity for a Fairy-themed Birthday Party. This Colorful fairy tale kingdom is perfect for the camping kid and craft-loving child.
Jumbo Checkers Board Game
The only thing better than playing checkers while camping is playing giant checkers while camping. This kit proved a large cloth checkerboard with giant checker pieces. This makes a great gift for camping and outdoor play. Kids will love this gift and will get hours and hours of fun out of it. It packs up easily, which is great for RVs and camping.
Survivor Kid: A Practical Guide to Wilderness Survival
Anyone can get lost while camping or on a hike and Survivor Kid teaches young adventurers the survival skills they need if they ever find themselves lost or in a dangerous situation in the wild. Written by a search and rescue professional and lifelong camper, it’s filled with safe and practical advice on building shelters and fires, signaling for help, finding water and food, dealing with dangerous animals, learning how to navigate, and avoiding injuries in the wilderness. Ten projects include building a simple brush shelter, using a reflective surface to start a fire, testing your navigation skills with a treasure hunt, and casting animal tracks to improve your observation skills. Scroll down to see some additional survival gear to pare with this book.
America’s National Parks
Calling all adventurers! Are you ready to explore America’s 60 amazing national parks? From Acadia’s seaside cliffs and coves to Zion’s enchanting red valleys, take a journey through the United States’ most spectacular and exciting landscapes with America’s National Parks from Lonely Planet Kids.
With awesome facts, photos, and illustrations on every page, you’ll discover erupting geysers, exploding volcanoes, howling wolves, soaring eagles, mountains, glaciers, rainforests, and more throughout the continental USA, Hawaii, American Samoa, and the US Virgin Islands.
America’s national parks are bursting with gasp-worthy wonders: the world’s largest tree with branches stretching 400 feet into the sky; the planet’s grandest canyon 6,000 feet deep; a crystal-clear lake deeper than the Empire State Building.
Meet the animals roaming each park, including gators, bison, gray wolves, spotted salamanders, great horned owls, bald eagles, and grizzly bears, and find out the best activities, like snorkeling, white-water rafting, hiking, winter sports, exploring ghost towns and geyser watching.
Camping Activity Book for Kids
Get ready for adventure in the great outdoors! There’s so much to see and do when you’re out camping or hiking— even in your own backyard. Encourage kids to explore the world around them and learn important wilderness skills with this activity book. It’s full of projects and ideas to spark a love of nature and help kids have tons of fun outdoors. This is one of the best camping gift ideas on the list.
2 Pack LED Light Airplane
My daughter absolutely loves these fun planes. Better yet, you get two of them when one inevitably ends up in a tree. The throwing foam airplane glider pack contains 2 colorful 17.5-inch airplanes. This throwing plane consists of the fuselage and two wings which are easy to install and disassemble, just insert the wing and tail to the right place, keep throwing upward or horizontally angle, you will be allowed to enjoy the interesting flying game immediately. If you adjust the wings, you can even get some really cool tricks out of the planes.
Oliver & Hopes Adventure Under the Stars
The moon and stars set the stage for Oliver & Hope’s return in this much-anticipated follow-up to the award-winning “Oliver & Hope’s Amusing Adventure”. Come along for the ride as Oliver the bear and Hope the butterfly join their friends Millie the barn owl and Chewie the English bulldog for their first camping trip. From fire-breathing dragons and alien spaceship encounters to a circus filled with elephants, giraffes, and acrobats spinning in the air, the friends spend the night discovering the beauty of Mother Nature and playing silly games that make the shadows a little less scary and the adventure a whole lot more fun. Geared toward children ages 3-8, the book’s simple narrative and detailed illustrations allow readers to take a front-row seat with these friends around the campfire, have some fun, and be inspired by their limitless imagination.
The best part of “Oliver & Hope’s Adventure Under the Stars” is the reason behind it. This story was inspired by the real-life journey of thousands of children whom the book’s proceeds support. Every purchase of “Oliver & Hope’s Adventure Under the Stars” funds grants offered by UHCCF to help children gain access to medically-related services that are not covered, or not fully covered, by their family’s commercial health insurance plan.
My Side of the Mountain
One of my favorite experiences as a father was reading this book with my Daughter. We’re all the way through the 3-book series but still come back to this one to relive the adventures.
The story: Sam Gribley is terribly unhappy living in New York City with his family, so he runs away to the Catskill Mountains to live in the woods—all by himself. With only a penknife, a ball of cord, forty dollars, and some flint and steel, he intends to survive on his own. Sam learns about courage, danger, and independence during his year in the wilderness, a year that changes his life forever.
Camping Sleeping Bag
One of the key camping essentials is a good quality sleeping bag. This three-season sleeping bag is designed for 10-20 degrees Celsius. The bag also has a weather-resistant design to keep you warm even in extreme conditions and prevent you from any dampness. This sleeping bag uses a double-fill technology designed to ensure that after a tiring day of trekking, hiking, travel, or any other exploration you can get a good and relaxing night’s sleep. It’s a great camping gift for a kid, who will be excited to have their own camping gear.
Toddler Travel Bed
Little kids and toddlers will love the sleeping pad. It’s perfect for small kids who need a little extra room or a comfy place to sleep in a tent. The bumpers on the side also make it a good option for parents who are worried about their little one rolling out of the bed. In addition to camping, it makes an excellent travel bed when visiting friends and families (or for sleepovers).
Bear LED Headlamp
Flashlights are fun. Headlamps are more fun. And this bear theme headlamp is the ultimate amount of fun for your kids. This super bright light is great for kids to use in the tent, RV, or when exploring the outside after dark. Kids will love it and so will parents. This bright LED light is powered by 3 AAA batteries (included). It’s a great headlamp and flashlight for exploring the backyard, campground, or at home.
Columbia Boys’ Glennaker Rain Jacket
Every camping kid should have a rain jacket for those wet camping days, that will inevitably happen. Columbia makes great jackets that are lightweight, waterproof, and comfortable. The Columbia Youth Boys’ Glennaker Rain Jacket is crafted of a waterproof nylon shell durable enough to withstand anything from drizzle to downpour at a moment’s notice.
Mystical Fire Flame Colorant
We all know that campfires are one of the best parts of any camping trip. Your kids will love taking the fire to the next level with these cool color additives for the campfire. If you want to create an outstanding campfire effect, just use Mystical Fire Flame Colorant and you’ll be impressed by the vibrant and impressive colors. The long-lasting pulsating flame colors will go on & on.
Marshmallow Roasting Stick
Who doesn’t like roasting marshmallows or hot dogs over an open fire? These handy roasting sticks will keep your kids safe while getting your food roasted. These marshmallow roasting sticks are great smores makers and a perfect addition to your camping equipment kit. They also come in cool kid colors of red, blue, orange, purple, and green.
Camping and smores go hand and hand. No more looking for all of the supplies when you can keep everything neatly organized in this perfect Smores Caddy made by Hershey. The caddy holds Hershey’s chocolate bars, graham crackers, and marshmallows. It includes a removable tray and carrying handle and is perfect for camping, picnics, tailgates, or storing ingredients for your next event. Please note: Chocolate Bars, graham crackers, and marshmallows are not included (an extra cost). It’s a great addition to your campfire supplies.
Coleman Kids Quad Chair
A Camping chair is a must-have for any camping trip. Kids will love to have their own camp chair, made just for their smaller size. This outdoor chair for kids is ideal for camping, BBQs, and the beach. It sports a fun glow-in-the-dark design and mesh cup holder for drinks. The locking steel frame and the lower seat are great for added stability. Additionally, the roomy 24-inch seat with a comfortable 10.2-inch sitting height supports up to 160 pounds.
CamelBak Eddy+ 14 oz Kids Water Bottle
Don’t forget to keep your kids hydrated. You can do this with a stylish flip, Bite, Sip water bottle that has a drink-through straw built-in. It’s also leak-proof when closed and spill-proof when open- making it perfect for throwing in a backpack or carrying around the campground. It is easy to carry with the built-in comfortable carry handle. It’s also lightweight and Durable and odor and stain-resistant.
Tent Lamp Portable LED Tent Light
This fun hanging light kit is great for the tent, RV bunk bed, or for setting up outside the camper. The lights are compact and long-lasting. THey’re easy to carry for even little hands. They’re also powered by 3 AAA alkaline batteries (Not Included). The lighting time is good up to 10-15 hours in high-light mode,
Girls Sleeping Bag
Girls Ponytail Summer Sun Hat
This unique kids’ sun hat has a ponytail hole that is specially designed for girls, which is perfect for pulling messy buns or ponytails. The ponytail hole is in the perfect position to allow a girl’s hair to stand up or down. Show off the girls’ cute hairstyles while staying cool with this great hat.
Glow in The Dark Mummy Sleeping Bag
Little kids will absolutely love this warm and cozy mummy sleeping bag that features a glow-in-the-dark fabric. The unique wavy shape allows multiple sleep positions. Rotate the cover and elastic opening for maximum warmth and easy movement. The front zipper position allows the child to easily zip and unlock the bag. Your little one will have increased legroom and increased air circulation. Drifting off to sleep is a breeze when your child is snuggled up in this original sleeping bag. Best of all, it’s an essential camping gear item that will be perfect for the little explorers in your family.
Small Mini LED Flashlight
Here’s a really cool 4-pack of camp lights that comes in kid-friendly designs with animals. Never lose your light again with this multi-pack. Keep on in the tent or RV, one in the car, another in the backpack, and the last one stored in a safe place when you need it. This flashlight is versatile with LED COB Lamp on the side. It can be used as a camping lantern or a flashlight
Kids Wide Brim Mesh Sun Hat
Kids will love this stylish camping hat, which screams: I’m ready for an adventure. The soft and breathable polyester hat offers UPF 50+ protection and blocks 98% of UV Rays. Its 6.5cm foldable floppy brim will help shield your kid’s skin and offers extra protection. The Hat Circumference is 50cm-54cm/19.7″-21.3″ and fits most children ages 2-6. It has a fastener chin strap that holds the hat in place and an elastic drawcord with a toggle at the back for adjustability. The mesh side vents offer superior airflow and has an internal moisture-wicking sweatband for a comfortable fit
Kids Safety Emergency Whistles
One of the best things you can teach your kids when camping is safety. I like to attach a whistle to all of my daughter’s camping supplies (jackets, backpacks, bags, etc.) If you teach them to use the whistle in the rare event of an emergency, it can make a dangerous situation safe. The Whistles can be heard from more than a mile away, something that their voice simply can’t do. It’s easy for kids to blow. These whistles are perfect in the event that your family gets separated when at the campground or on a hike.
Deuter Junior Kid’s Backpack
If you plan to do some hiking or walk around the campground, a good quality backpack is a must. Deuter makes excellent packs for all ages. This bag is designed for comfort, offering adjustable S-shaped Soft-Edge shoulder straps that are ergonomically designed to relieve neck strain for kids. The chest strap helps kids manage load; Perfect for 5 year olds and up. THey’ll love having their own bag.
Kids Inflatable Travel Bed
If you have a toddler and a bunk bed RV, you know just how stressful it can be at night, worrying that your little one will roll out of the bed. This inflatable bed is perfect for little kids when camping. The high walls will keep your toddler in the bed and prevent them from rolling out while sleeping. It’s also a perfect travel bed when you need a spare one at Grandma’s or a babysitter’s home? The EnerPlex kid’s air mattress can be deflated and folded away when not needed. The cozy inflatable bed easily fits in a variety of settings and can be taken with you on the go.
Fire Buggz Fishing Pole Campfire Roaser
This is one of my favorite kids’ camping gifts. With this, campfire cooking just got a fun and exciting upgrade. This 34.5in. long, lightweight camping cooking utensil makes roasting marshmallows or hotdogs easy and fun. The stainless steel and roasting hooks make it very easy to clean with soap and water after use. The heat-resistant wooden handle makes it easy to hold and maneuver. The roasting hooks hold up to 2 hotdogs or 4 marshmallows at a time, making it easy to keep the smores and hotdogs coming! A simple “jig” flips the roasting hooks over providing for an even cook on both sides. Fishing poles are no longer for just fishing!
Water Shoes for Kids
When camping, every kid should have a pair of water shoes. While they’re great around the pool, they make exploring the streams and water features around the campground much more fun (and safe). The shoes are light and elastic, fit the feet, soft and comfortable. They’re also quick-drying water shoes, breathable, and offer a flowing water design.
The upgraded rubber soles and soft thickening Insole protect kids’ feet from getting hurt by rock and sharp objects. The upper part of the shoe is made of a diving material with good breathability. They’re also great for the beach, water sports like kayaking or boating, or tubing down the river.
Outdoor Camping Pants
If your little one is like my daughter, she’ll want to stay in the same clothes for the entire camping trip. Why not invest in a good pair of camping pants to make this a little more doable. These pants offer a mix of cotton & nylon & elastine fabric for stretch comfort. Best of all, they’re quick-drying and provide two-way air circulation. They’re perfect for hiking, climbing, cycling, camping, and other outdoor sports and activities- or just lounging around the camp site.
Camping Cookware Mess Kit
My daughter has this exact mess kit. We take it backpacking and use it at the campground too. She loves having her own cooking and dinner set. It has everything you need for cooking and eating and stores easily when not in use. The 10 Piece Camping Campfire Cookware Mess Kit includes Anodized Aluminum Nonstick Pot + Pot Cover + Nonstick Pan + 2 Bowls + Folding Stainless Steel Spork + Soup Spoon + Wooden Spoon Spatula + Cleaning Sponge + Nylon Travel Bag Drawstring Pouch.
Coleman Sundome Tent
As your kids get older, they’ll want to have their own tent. Tents can be super expensive, but you don’t need to spend an arm and a leg to get a good quality one. The Coleman Sundome Tent is weatherproof with welded corners and inverted seams to keep water from getting in. It also includes a rainfly to offer extra weather protection. It’s wind and rain tested: Strong frame withstands 35+ mph winds. It also offers great ventilation with large windows and a ground vent for enhanced airflow
Best of all, it’s easy to set up in less than 10 minutes. It has a roomy interior of 9 x 7 feet with 4 feet and 11-inch center height. It will fit 1 queen-size air bed. It’s also backed by a 1-year limited warranty.
Slack Line Kit
A great activity for kids at the campground is slacklining. If you’ve never heard of it before, it’s pretty much a tight line that you install between two trees that you walk along, like a tightrope. Slacklines are super fun, safe, and challenge kids for hours on end. As they get good at walking on it, they can work on tricks and other balance skills. It’s also one of the best outdoor gifts for all family members.
Older kids will love this real survival kit. It has everything they need to hone their survival skills, which is a great activity for the right kid and safe to do at the campground.
Contents include Heavy Duty Stormproof Box, Accurate Compass, Wire Saw, Universal Paracord Bracelet (with Whistle, Compass, Fire Starter Flint, Fire Starter Stone), Emergency Blanket for 1-Person, Steel Tactical Pen, Personal Flashlight, Folding Knife, Multi-Purpose Credit Card Tool, Molle Pouch with cellphone adjustable holds. Please be aware that this kit includes real knives, so it’s best for older and responsible kids.
Bug Catcher Kit
This outdoor explorer kit for kids creates hours of outside playtime for children. Use the bug net to catch butterflies and document various bugs by using an observation bottle with a magnifying glass. Watch your kids enjoy their time in the sun with this backyard explorer kit while they fill their bug containers for kids.
Telescopic Fishing Pole
Learning to fish is a great way for kids to spend time while camping. One of the challenges with camping is transporting a fishing pole. I stopped counting the number of tips that I broke off poles in my life. This telescoping pole solves that problems and makes a great camping fishing rod.
This high-quality rod is perfect for Freshwater Bass Trout Salmon Fishing, Saltwater Freshwater Surf River Lake Reservoir Pond Fishing or Inshore Fishing
How to choose the best camping gift for kids?
The first thing to consider when looking for the perfect camping gift is to start by thinking about your child’s interests. While a great gift will be fun for the child, it’s also a good idea to select one to promote learning. Some kids are visual learners, while others are experiential learners. We selected the gift ideas below to get the kids outside, learn about camping and nature, and create unique experiences on your family camping trip. Best of all, these outdoor gift ideas will help kids try new things.
While there are many camping essentials that kids can use, make sure that they don’t already have something similar. More stuff isn’t always better. A thoughtful gift that is unique and will engage the child’s imagination is a good place to start. For example, if your kid loves arts and crafts, try a rock painting set or fairy lantern craft kit. A camping journal may be a great option if your child is a reader. Also, if you have an adventurous kid that loves exploring, a scavenger hunt or walkie-talkie set may be perfect. Browse through the list of camping gift items, and you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for your little one.
Camping-related gifts are a great option for birthdays, holidays, or special occasions. If you have a little camper in your life, why not surprise them with fun camping gifts throughout the year. Even if it isn’t camping season, selecting a unique camping gift, toy, or activity will give them something they can look forward to as the season approaches. So, if you’re looking for a birthday gift for active kids, we have a great list of fun gifts to choose from. We selected the best, fun camping gift ideas, with great reviews, tons of fun options, and if you’re an Amazon Prime member, free shipping. If you searched through countless gift guides trying to find a great gift idea but struck out, look no further. These best camping gifts in this article can enhance the camping experience for the whole family.