KUIU’s Top 49 Best Hunting Gifts of 2022
Buying and choosing unique gifts for hunters who have everything can be a chore. If you’re looking for the best gifts for hunters in your life, we’ve curated our absolute best hunting products in this list of top gift ideas. If you’re searching for new hunting gear, clothing, or backpacks, we’re a full-stack hunting brand that has something all hunters will appreciate.
Whether it’s for Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Father’s Day, Mother’s Day, or a Birthday, we have you covered. If you’re looking for hunting gifts for him (dad, husband, son, brother, or boyfriend), or for her (mother, wife, daughter, sister, or girlfriend)—this list will give you some fantastic ideas.
HUNTING JACKETS FOR MEN
1. GUIDE DCS JACKET
This soft-shell hunting jacket makes a perfect gift because it performs in a wide range of cool-to-cold weather conditions. It’s built with ample pocketing and pit zips for added ventilation. With a wind- and water-resistant outer shell, and a soft fleece-lined interior, it’s sure to be a favorite on the hunt and in everyday life.
2. SUPER DOWN PRO HOODED JACKET
This is not an ordinary puffy. It’s filled with premium Quixdown®, a DWR-treated goose down insulation that keeps you warm in sub-freezing conditions. Weighing in at less than a pound, its warmth-to-weight ratio is unmatched. Highly packable, incredibly warm, and unbelievably lightweight, it makes the perfect gift for hunters combating freezing weather.
3. CHUGACH TR RAIN JACKET
Dry beats wet every time. Earning its keep in torrential down pours, this 100% waterproof and windproof rain jacket features latest in technology Torain® waterproof breathable membrane. It blocks out rain, while allowing body vapor to pass through unrestricted. Its protection, packability, and ultralight weight make it a fantastic gift for rainy situations.
HUNTING PANTS & SHORTS GIFTS
4. ATTACK PANT
If you choose one pair of pants to give as a gift, this is it. The midweight Attack Pant is built from high-quality Primeflex® polyester with spandex-free all-direction stretch. It features KUIU pioneered zippered hip vents to keep it cool, and an action gusset and articulated knees to keep it comfortable. It’s the pant to own if you only own one.
5. TIBURON SHORT
Lightweight, breathable and UPF 50+ rated, the Tiburon Shorts are purpose built for hot weather hunting, scouting, and everyday wear. Featuring Makspec® odor resistance and Dot Air® fabric, these shorts offer all-day comfort in the hottest conditions. Tiburon makes a cool gift for hunters.
6. ULTRA MERINO 145 ZIP-OFF BOTTOM
This is not your typical thermal bottom that you get stuck wearing all day. As the day warms up, lower your pants, and simply unzip both sides of the thermal and pull them off without your boots ever leaving the ground. If it gets cold, they go back on just as easily. Made from premium New Zealand NuYarn® Merino wool, they’re a gift every hunter needs.
HUNTING SHIRTS & TOPS GIFTS
7. ULTRA MERINO 145 ZIP-T HUNTING SHIRT
Featuring Nuyarn® Merino technology, the 145 Zip-T features a thermoregulating, mid-weight Merino wool/nylon blend, making it our most versatile next-to-skin or layering choice. Stronger than the average Merino wool on the market yet boasts the same natural odor resistance and comfort.
8. STRONGFLEECE HYBRID 280 FULL ZIP HOODIE
Built with a durable tight-knit face fabric, it’s the go-to mid-layer on cold mornings, or as an outer layer as the day warms up. Its body-mapped hybrid design positions high-loft inner fleece where you need warmth, and lightweight fleece where you need extra breathability. Though it's abrasion, snag, wind, and water resistant, it is still super quiet.
HUNTING BACKPACKS GIFTS
9. DIVIDE 1500 DAY PACK
This mid-sized hunting day pack with waist belt offers essential organization and hydration capability for one-day outings. Its divided expandable pocket is ideal for securing a tripod or hunting gear. It’s ideal for short duration hunts or for travel.
10. PRO 3600 FULL HUNTING PACK KIT
This 3600 cubic inch backpack is our most versatile size, ideal for 1-to-3-day trips, horseback hunts or gear-intensive day hunts. It features ample pocketing, heavy-duty 500D Cordura®, and robust #10 YKK zippers. Its comfortable suspension and carbon fiber frame make heavy hauls feel light.
11. PRO LT 7000 FULL HUNTING PACK KIT
Light and tough, the 4.5-pound PRO LT 7000 is an ideal gift for the expedition hunter. Featuring new fabric technology and construction, the LT line-up is full featured at an ultralight weight, The 7000 cubic inch expanded capacity is ideal for 10+ day unsupported hunts.
12. KUIU QUARTER GAME BAG
Made with light weight, high strength, and extremely breathable nylon fabric, our reusable game bags will protect your game from debris and flies, while allowing meat to cool and dry quickly. Available in four sizes to cover everything from Coues Deer to Moose quarters. They are necessary for every back-country hunter.
HUNTING ACCESSORIES GIFTS
13. AXIS GLOVE
Wind and highly water-resistant, this midweight fleece-lined glove is form fitting, supplies great dexterity, and is ideal for bow hunting. Featuring Conductive finger and thumb for smartphone use, this soft and quiet glove provides warmth, and dexterity for mild to wintry conditions.
14. YUKON PRO GLOVE
Keeping your hands warm and dry during cold and wet days, the insulated, waterproof, and durable Yukon PRO glove is ideal for freezing conditions. It features a wool-blend liner, Primaloft® Insulation, HDry® waterproofing, and Pittards® Oiltac Leather.
15. NORTHSTAR GLOVE
Warmer than the Yukon PRO, the NorthStar is ideal for frigid conditions. It features a wool-blend liner, Primaloft Insulation, HDry waterproofing, and Pittards Oiltac Leather. With a gauntlet styled cuff it keeps rain, wind, and snow from going up your sleeve.
16. PELOTON 240 BEANIE
Built for the conditions when a ball cap isn’t enough, and an insulated beanie is too much, the fleece lined, and wind-resistant Peloton 240 strikes the balance. Paneled with Karuishi® fleece on the ear and back panels it provides an incredibly comfortable fit and ear protection without affecting your hearing.
17. KENAI BEANIE
Ranking as our warmest beanie, the Kenai is designed for maximum heat retention where it's needed most. It features a Stunner Stretch® outer shell, 3DeFX+® insulation and a high-loft Sherpa fleece interior. It’s ideal in cold to frigid conditions.
18. STRONGWOOL HYBRID CREW SOCKS
Your feet can produce over one pint of perspiration per day, and we've developed a sock that does something about it. Leveraging the absorption and insulating properties of wool, and the wicking and evaporating properties of synthetic polypropylene, StrongWool absorbs and draws moisture away from your skin, keeping your feet feeling comfortable and dry.
19. KUTANA STORM GAITER
At less than 4 oz each, the waterproof Kutana Storm Gaiter is best used for ultralight backpack hunting to keep heavy rain, light snow, and debris from entering your boots. Built from the same waterproof material as our Kutana Storm Shell Rain gear, they are ultralight, yet exceptionally durable.
20. SCARPA R-EVOLUTION K 8 HD HUNTING BOOTS
The KUIU Scarpa R-Evolution 8 HD handles long days of hiking though rough terrain, while keeping your feet comfortable and dry. They're ideal when a moderate mixed terrain is expected. This full-synthetic hunting boot features a comfortable Sock-Fit DV® tongue, an impenetrable HDry® waterproof-breathable membrane, and a rugged Vibram® Total Traction sole.
21. CLIMBING BELT
The KUIU Climbing Belt is lightweight and comfortable, making it perfect for everyday wear or as a hunting belt.
HUNTING TENTS AND SLEEPING BAGS GIFTS
22. MOUNTAIN STAR 2 PERSON TENT
This 3+ season, double-wall, free-standing tent packs up small, making it perfect for ultralight backpacking and camping. Its asymmetrical 2-person footprint allows ample shoulder room, while its built-in rain fly keeps the insides dry in wet mountain hunting conditions.
23. SUPER DOWN SLEEPING BAG 15
Incredibly warm, ultralight, and weather resistant the Super Down 15° is our most versatile sleeping bag. Insulated with water-resistant 850+ fill-power Quixdown, and only weighing 1 pound and 15.7 ounces, it's the ultimate sleeping bag for backpack hunting in cold temperatures.
HUNTING EQUIPMENT GIFTS
24. PRO BINO HARNESS
Fully enclosed, one-hand operable, and dead quiet, it's the leading binocular harness solution. Thanks to its comfortable harness and independent bino straps, the pouch stays secure while hiking or glassing. This binocular harness makes a fantastic gift for the deer hunter on your list.
25. RANGEFINDER HOLDER 2.0
The Rangefinder Holder 2.0 provides easy access, silent operation, and waterproof protection for your hunting rangefinder or compact camera. This pouch attaches to your PRO Bino Harness or hunting belt.
26. PRO HYDRATION RIG
Attaches to the PRO Bino Harness for a final stalk or for hikes when only binos, hydration, and minimal gear are needed. Stows the Platypus-KUIU Hoser hydration system.
27. KUIU PLATYPUS 3L HOSER
The three-liter Platypus-KUIU Hoser™ features a HyFLO™ bite valve that offers fast-flowing, self-sealing, leak-free performance. With a built-in shutoff valve and Silver-ion antimicrobial treatment, it’s the best backpack hunting hydration solution. It fits in all KUIU hydration compatible packs, and the PRO Hydration Rig.
28. GLASSING PAD
A lightweight and comfortable solution for long hours behind the glass, or protection while kneeling. It easily stows between your backpack bag and frame, or you can strap it to the outside of the bag with the loops. This pad makes a great gift for the turkey hunter on your list.
HUNTING ORGANIZATION & DUFFELS GIFTS
29. WAYPOINT 5500 DUFFEL
Built for a lifetime of (once-in-a-lifetime) hunts, the Waypoint Duffels offer a secure and protected transport solution. The Waypoint 5500 midsize duffle is perfect for shorter-duration or vehicle-supported hunting trips. If you want to gift a smaller or larger size, check out our 2800 and 10,400 cubic inch versions.
30. TAKU 5500 GEAR BAG
Whether by plane, truck, boat, or ATV, the Taku Gear Bags offer durable, water resistant, and lightweight protection for transporting gear to your hunt destination. With TPU coated fabric, fully taped seams, and YKK Aquaguard® zippers, TAKU keep your gear protected from mud, dust, and water. Also available in 2300 and 9000 cubic inch sizes.
31. EXTREEMA BAGS
This heavy-duty yet lightweight duffel is perfect for hauling camera equipment, camping items, electronics, tripods, and gear with sharp corners. Available in small, medium, and large sizes.
32. ROLL TOP DRY BAGS
Lightweight, waterproof, and durable, the Roll Top Dry Bags are a premium storage solution to protect your essential gear from the elements. Designed specifically for backpack hunting, they’re available in a range of sizes for all your organizational needs.
BASE CAMP GEAR
33. BASE CAMP PULLOVER SWEATER
Great for everyday wear or relaxing at base camp. Built with low-density, high-loft yarns for incredible warmth and comfort. This stylish fleece will become your favorite cold-weather staple.
34. BASE CAMP HW FLANNEL SHIRT
This isn't your typical flannel that easily loses its shape. Crafted with a double-brushed heavyweight polyester, this technical flannel features the fit, durability, and comfort for any outdoor activity.
35. PRO MERINO 200 HENLEY
Combining the natural odor resistance, moisture absorption, and insulating benefits of Nuyarn® Merino with the rapid wicking, quick dry, and rugged durability of polyester, PRO Merino merges the best attributes of both materials.
TRAINING GEAR GIFTS
36. TRAINING TECH SHIRT
Featuring Coolmax® Core Technology, the Training Tech Shirt wicks sweat away from your skin keeping you cool. Commanding performance from start to finish, its fiber-level technology won’t wash out or lessen over time.
37. TRAINING TECH SH0RT
Whether it’s on the trail or at the gym, the Training Tech Short provides performance, comfort, and added breathability. Made from a 4-way stretch, quick-dry, woven polyester.
38. PURSUIT TECH HOODIE
Built to never slow you down, the Pursuit Tech Hoodie mirrors your every move. Made with insulating, sweat-wicking, high-performance fleece that keeps you feeling dry, comfortable, and warm.
LOGO WEAR GIFTS
Designed for comfort, style and a standard fit, these top-of-the-line, high-quality tees are made of premium fabrics that stand up to consistent wear without sacrificing fit or feel. They’re perfect for getting the job done in your everyday life.
40. KUIU HATS
Built with the quality, craftsmanship, and fit you’ve come to expect, our classic KUIU caps are offered in multiple styles to fit your everyday needs. The look, fit, and feel are just a few reasons why these hats are best-sellers and a favorite gift to receive.
41. KUIU LOGO HARD GOODS
These KUIU classic hard goods and accessories are offered in multiple styles and colors to suit your everyday or stocking stuffer needs. The functionality, durability, and value are just a few reasons why these are best-sellers and favorite gifts to give.
KIDS HUNTING GIFTS
42. YOUTH PELOTON 118 LS CREW
The Youth Peloton 118 LS Crew features lightweight Primeflex polyester jersey for high stretch, quick drying, and comfort. With UPF 50+ sun protection and an odor-resistant treatment, it's the ideal base-layer for any condition.
43. YOUTH ATTACK PANT
Featuring hip vents, articulated knees, and an adjustable waistband, the Youth Attack pants are built from Primeflex polyester for added durability, versatility, and comfortable stretch. With added water and odor resistance, they’re ready to take on everything.
44. YOUTH REVERSIBLE VERSA HOODED INSULATED JACKET
A casual and highly breathable mid layer or outer layer hunting jacket that keeps the young hunter warm and comfortable. The Youth Versa is reversible (Camo/Solid) so that the youth hunter can get the most out of the jacket.
45. WOMEN'S ELEMENTS HOODED JACKET
Durable, warm, and 100% windproof, the Women’s Elements Hooded Jacket is built for those camp and work chores that would shred most ultralight puffy jackets.
46. WOMEN'S SUPER DOWN ULTRA HOODED JACKET
Unbelievable warmth at an ultralight weight, Super Down ULTRA is the ideal mid-layer down jacket when staying warm while keeping still are critical. Insulated with water-resistant Quixdown®, it’s our lightest down jacket.
47. WOMEN'S BASE CAMP HOODED SWEATER
Great for everyday wear or relaxing at basecamp. Built with low-density, high-loft yarns for incredible warmth and comfort. This stylish fleece will become your favorite cold-weather staple.
48. GIFT CARD
A KUIU Gift Card is always the perfect gift, and a terrific way to share the KUIU experience with friends and loved ones. These wallet-sized gift cards are mailed and arrive ready for gift-giving in a sleek KUIU sleeve.
49. E-GIFT CARD
E-Gift Cards never expire and can be redeemed online, over the phone, or at our Dixon, California Showroom. They are delivered by email and have instructions to redeem at checkout.