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Hiking is one of our favorite ways to get moving and explore the outdoors. If the same is true of you, you’ll know that hiking can involve a lot of gear. Not all of it is necessary, especially if you’re just starting out. But as you grow in your love of hiking and your frequency of hitting the trail, you’re likely to amass a collection of hiking equipment you can’t live without.
Of course, items like hiking boots are very personal to the wearer and usually need to be selected individually and carefully. But what about when you’re looking for gifts for hikers? You want to choose items that your trail-loving friend not only will get a lot of use out of but will really love.
While some items may be more challenging to pick for others (hiking clothing, boots, etc.) there…