The holidays are a stressful time for everyone. It’s hard enough trying to find the money to pay for gifts, you don’t need the stress of deciding what to buy on top of it all. If you have an outdoorsman in your life that enjoys hunting, these are a few Christmas gift ideas he/she may enjoy.
Heated hunting accessories
Hunters almost always find themselves out in the field on cold winter days, and that is only made worse because they have to sit still. Sporting good manufactures make clothing and other items that have the ability to heat the body when worn or used. You can find heated gloves, socks, hats, seat cushions, and more at just about any sporting goods store. Whether you buy one accessory or a complete set, these items are sure to please any hunter.
Gerbing’s heated seat is a great option. This cushion is 14″ wind, 16″ long, and 3″ think. It is light weight, and has a handle for easy carrying. It is battery operated and comes with rechargeable batteries and a charger. Depending on the temperature you choose this seat can keep you warm for up to 10 hours. At just $89.99 this seat is reasonably priced.
For the trophy that requires stealthy hunting, a hunting blind is perfect. There are many different versions of hunting blinds available on the market. There are some that are meant to be permanent fixtures, and some that are pop-ups, which are meant to be put up at the beginning of your hunt and taken down at the end of the day. People tend to think that hunting blinds are expensive, but they don’t have to be. You can find hunting blinds ranging in price from under $100 to $500 or more. This is a gift any hunter would love to have.
The “Comfort Zone Predator Hunting Blind” is a great blind for both gun and bow hunters. This blind is very spacious, it measures 60″ x 60″ and is 66″ in height. It has shooting ports on all four sides that zip open and closed. It is made of “Realtree” camouflage fabric that is lined in black to control shadows. This hunting blind will cost you around $100.
Big game carts
One of the most daunting task facing a big game hunter is getting their trophy from the field to their vehicle or cabin. A big game cart is the perfect tool to help them with that task. Big game carts are usually light weight and easy to carry into the field. The best part is that they are on wheels for the trek out. A big game cart with cost you about $150, though you can find models that are both higher and lower in price.
The “RedHead Big Game Cart” is the perfect big game cart to carry your trophy out of the field. This cart folds in half for easy carrying and weighs just 29.8 lbs. It features two 16″ wheels and an all steel frame with welded seams. It’s overall weight capacity of 300 lbs. This big game cart cost around $130.00.
These gifts are sure to please the hunter in your life. However, if you are still unsure what you should get your outdoorsman there is another option. You can purchase a gift card from a near by sporting goods store. This way you can be sure they will get themselves something they like and need, and they will know that you had them in mind while shopping.