LAST UPDATED: February 10th, 2022
Hunting season and the Christmas season usher in the most exciting days of the year. That’s why a gift guide designed just for hunters is so fitting as we kick things off for the holidays. Once again, we’ve assembled a list of some great gear to help with the gift giving options this year. Take a look at some of the best Christmas gifts for bowhunters below.
The bino harness has grown in popularity in recent years due to its ability to keep your optics at the ready, as well as keep them protected from the elements. Alaska Guide Creations makes one of the best harnesses you’ll find anywhere with a variety of size and color options.
Portable Power Booster
The Zeus portable battery charger can get you back on the road and keep you in the hunt, even when no one’s on the other end of the jumper cables. It’s portable peace of mind for hunting far down the backroads. It’s also the perfect booster to keep all your gadgets and gear fully charged and ready to go.
Price – $111.99
The Skull Hooker Flush Mount is a slick and simple mounting system for your skull mounts.
It’s a powder-coated steel mount design with a specialized prong system that naturally supports your trophy. It’s the ideal mount for deer, bear, and antelope.
Give the gift of treestand safety this season with a Lifeline. The Lifeline eliminates the need to move tree straps up and down as you ascend and descend the tree. In the event of a misstep, the Lifeline stops you wherever you happen to be in your climb. The Lifeline offers total protection from the ground to the stand and back again.
Keep your hunter warm and toasty this season with the gift of a heated vest. The ScentLok BE:1 Reactor Vest PLUS gives hunters three different levels of on-demand warmth, via a USB power source, to help them stay comfortable on the stand in any condition. The vest is built with Thinsulate insulation to create warmth without the bulk, so it easily integrates into any layering system.
The Hawk Crawler Deer Cart will no doubt be one of the handiest gifts you could ever give a deer hunter. The cart brings an amazing level of strength, stability and versatility for your deer hauling needs.
Moose Utility Division ATV Pouches
A great and simple addition to your ATV is the Moose Utility Division ATV Pouches. Perfect for storing trail cameras, field dressing gear, or even drinks during the summer.
A great tool any hunter will appreciate throughout the year is a jerky gun. It’s simple, cost effective, and a lot of fun for the family to process the best of the best in snacks, right from home. The Big Shot Jerky & Sausage Gun from Hi Mountain Jerky makes the job quick and easy.
Price – $49.99
The CHARD 5 Tray Dehydrator equips you to dehydrate your own jerky, fruit, or herbs. The digital timer and temperature display with auto-shut off lets you lock in on the proper heat for whatever you’re preparing – low heat for fruits and herbs and higher heat for meats.
Price – $69.99
If you’re looking to go big with your gift giving this year, consider a smoker. Seriously, what hunter wouldn’t want a new smoker for hunting camp or the back deck? The Camp Chef Woodwind is equipped with a smart WIFI and PID controller, allowing you to control things while you’re away.
Price – $699
A vacuum sealer is a slick processing tool every hunter should own. It allows you to store and keep your food in the freezer longer and with less mess than ever before. The Nesco VS-12 features a simple to use design that makes the job quick and easy.
Price – $139
The meat lug is an item that’ll come in super handy when it’s time for butchering meat after the hunt. The Chard meat lug is made of FDA-approved, white polyethylene and is refrigerator and freezer friendly. It can store up to 40 lbs of food.
Price – $19.99
BHOD Bench Mat
This archery bench mat is 15″ x 44″ long, so it fits great on almost any workbench and is large enough to provide ample space for most bows. Perfect for making sure your expensive gear doesn’t get banged up when you’re working on it.
Price – $29.99
Every hunter needs a camera in the pack to capture the moments. The GoPro Hero10 is the most powerful GoPro yet. It shoots 5.3K video with double the frame rate, 23MP photos, enhanced low-light performance and game-changing HyperSmooth 4.0 video stabilization in all modes.
Price – $399
The YETI Bottle is one that could easily be used every day. It’s the perfect gift. The bottle comes in a variety of size options, including 18 ounce, 26 ounce, 36 ounce, and 64 ounce.
Price – $39.99 (26oz)
Cold Steel Click-N-Cut Knife
The Click-N-Cut knife takes versatility to the next level. The knife comes complete with three blades to meet all the needs a hunter might have. There is a bowie blade for sticking and skinning, a gut hook blade for field dressing, and a standard serrated utility blade for general chores.
Lancaster Archery Supply Gift Card
A gift card from Lancaster Archery Supply is the perfect gift for seemingly endless options. Bows, arrows, hunting gear, and every accessory imaginable – Lancaster Archery has it.
Be sure to give the gifts mentioned above a look as you make plans to shop for the hunter on your list, or drop these as subtle suggestions to those needing ideas.
Best wishes to you and your family from the Bowhunting.com crew as we kick off the holiday season.