If you’re looking for the best gifts for adventure lovers or for things to give to your friends or family this year, you’re better off buying things that are meant to get them out there experiencing the world with things that they’ll enjoy for years to come and create memories that they will cherish even longer. The perfect gift for the adventure seeker or outdoor lover needs to be well-thought-out based on what they love to do the most. This Christmas Gift Guide comes loaded with adventure ready gear, rough and ready apparel and a handy dose of innovative tech items from Hi-Tec.

Here are some great gift ideas for men, women, and the little ones with different price points just to suit your pocket.

ACCESSORIES:

When spending hours outdoors hiking, on a boat, or on safari, a full -coverage hat is a must. Sunstroke can be a very real problem for outdoor lovers and the Rain Forest Widebrim is  the kind of gift that everyone will love. It’s an essential accessory for protection against the sun on your adventures and fits snug to ensure all day wear!

If you are looking for the best travel backpack, then take a look at the Pioneer 25L.  This backpack is the urban traveller’s dream. Crafted in a structured shape that’s ideal for commuting. There’s plenty of storage for daily essentials and easy access zips for that added piece of mind.

The Geo Visor is a lightweight, breathable sporty essential that wicks sweat so you can stay dry and comfortable while you go on your adventures.

MEN:

If you’re looking for something a little more specific, next up is a list of gifts for outdoorsy men – though, truth be told, most of these would be a good idea for all nature lovers as well.

Get set to step into the next escape in the men’s Ula Raft outdoor sandal as it makes for a versatile and comfy pair of shoes for those who love the outdoors. This lightweight fit has a durable upper for support and an M-D Traction outsole for the ultimate grip. The breathable AIRMESH lining makes this an ideal choice for summer’s warmer days. Three adjustable hook and loop fastenings secure the feet comfortably.

A shorts is a must-have, especially during the summer season. Keep your husband or brother looking stylish at the poolside or while playing beach volleyball in a look designed for all that summer has to offer in this Men’s Splatter Swim Short. The elasticated waistband with drawcord fits perfectly, and a velcro pocket stores valuables.

Comfortable, casual and loosie fitting , the  Men’s Heritage Tee will easily become a closet staple. It’s made of soft cotton, this t-shirt is perfect for anyone who enjoys spending time in nature and can be paired with a shorts or jeans.

The classic Unisex Wind Anorak is  diverse and can be worn for almost any occasion whether it’s or a walk, hike or hanging out with friends. This makes a great gift for those outdoor lovers that still enjoying looking stylish.

WOMEN:

This is the season to be not only jolly, but also, excited about spending time in the outdoors. Give the special woman in your life something she really wants this year—gear that stokes her passions and strengths. From hiking tights to trail running shoes to cozy mid layers.

Whether you spending your summer days on the trails or in water, a quality pair of hiking sandals is likely on your must-have list. The Ula Raft  is comfortable and lightweight and is also available in colours Clay/Bleach/ Rabbits Paw and Lake/Deep Water/Fuschia.

The runner in your life deserves the best performance footwear, a running or hiking shoes is always a great idea for those women who love the outdoors and are fitness enthusiasts. The GEO-Contour outdoor shoe for women is perfect for short trails and urban adventures. This all-rounder shoe is as comfortable going for the contour as going for coffee. It doesn’t quite get as versatile as this!

You might hear hikers say that there’s no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing. Enjoying the outdoors hiking involves wearing sturdy and breathable tops. This ladies long sleeve, stretchy, quick-drying shirt was designed with a vented back to keep you breezy on the hottest of days. Stay protected against the sun with its UP40 capabilities. Features roll up sleeves with tab holders for easy, comfy styling.

Move with freedom and flexibility through extreme weather and rough terrain with  these Ladies’ Harpoon Tight in black and bold neon. This style is designed to move and stretch with your body and is made from 100% cotton.

KIDS:

Summer is officially here and it’s time to get outside to explore with the little ones, so they need  clothing and footwear that’s durable, waterproof and comfortable. The Savanna is Junior sandal is the perfect shoe for the summer season, it has all the features you’d expect from a versatile outdoor shoe that’s made for all seasons in a day. Like an EVA midsole for extra cushioning and a durable outsole for extra grip.

Experienced parents will tell you that hiking with the kids could require a bit more preparation than usual. Keeping them comfortable is essential, and it starts with the right footwear. The Trail Lite JNR packs all the high-performance tech of a trail shoe into an agile design made to turn ordinary hikes into big adventures. Let them explore even the most rugged terrain while their feet stay protected and comfortable. It’s available from size UK 1 till UKJ13.

There’s something for everyone, whether it’s someone that seeks tranquil serenity in mother nature, a hike up the mountain or the streets of an unexplored city, there are plenty of gift options for Christmas with Hi-Tec.

To shop any of these items or other active apparel visit a Hi-Tec store near you or online at Hi-Tec.