10 Gifts for the Outdoorsy Mom #MothersDay

For the outdoorsy mom, grandma, mom-to-be or mentor in your life, there’s no better way to show appreciation than with the gear to keep her going. Ranging from campsite lounging to city slicking and every outdoor or water-borne adventure in-between, here is a glut of gift ideas to keep mom stylish, comfortable and active this spring and summer.


  • Sevylor Indus Stand-Up Paddleboard, $1099.99

Wider and longer than most boards, the Sevylor Indus is particularly stable making it perfect for stand-up paddleboard downward dogs and headstands. Sevylor SUP’s are inflatable, making for easy transportation. Beginners will also love its buoyancy for paddling across flatwater lakes and even ocean exploration. A carry handle makes this 25-pound board easy to maneuver. www.Sevylor.com

  • W Raeburn B&B, $85 
Neon is back. These low-profile running shoes will catch eyes in town and on the trails. www.hellyhansen.com
  • Therm-a-Rest Treo Chair, $99.95
For the mom who’s always at one of their kids’ soccer or football game, the Treo Chair provides big chair comfort in an exceptionally small package. The compact Treo Chair packs into its own legs, comes in four color options, and easily fits into the smallest cars’ trunks for family fun. www.thermarest.com
  • Coleman Utopia Breeze Beach Sling Chair, $34.99

Mom deserves relaxation. Coleman’s Utopia Breeze Beach Sling Chair sits low to the ground so she can stretch her legs out in the sand. Easy to fold up, the portable chair comes with a mesh drink holder and a sleeve in the back for holding a magazine or book. www.Coleman.com

  • W Calais Cape, $220

Turn your mom into an elven princess with this fashion-forward cape constructed with premium waterproof breathable Helly Tech Performance for guaranteed protection from wind and rain. www.hellyhansen.com

  • W VTR Printed 7/8 Capri, $70
The correct number for any tight quiver is +1. Support her addiction with a pair of Helly Hansen’s supportive and highly stylish graphic tights built with X-Cool quick dry fabric. www.hellyhansen.com

  • Outdoor Tech Buckshot Pro, $79.95

The brand new 3-in-1 Buckshot Pro functions as a portable rugged speaker that has a passive bass port for bigger sound, a 2600mAh powerbank for charging devices, and a flashlight with three different settings: torch, lamp and strobe. Point the speaker end towards you when you fasten the Buckshot Pro to your bike handlebars or stroller using the included rubber mount strap, and add the flashlight accessory to the other end for dawn and dusk rides. You can also use the end with the USB output as a portable powerbank. And it features a built-in mic for hands free calls. $79.95. www.outdoortech.com

  • PackTowl Personal, $9.95 and up

Up the ante this year with a yoga studio pass and a PackTowl Personal towel for hot yoga classes and after-class showers. They’re pretty and functional, absorbing 4x its weight in water. www.packtowl.com

  • E-Case Cases, $34.95 and up
Moms are superheroes who keep everyone on track. Protect your mom’s mobile calendar, keys, and camera with an E-Case‘s submersible, waterproof case. Made in the USA, E-Case cases ($34.95-$49.95) withstand submersion in 1 meter of water for 30 minutes. www.e-case.com
  • SealLine Urban Waterproof Tote, $69.95 and up
Reward mom with a do-it-all bag built for beach, work, farmers’ markets and anywhere else in between. www.seallinegear.com
Did any of these ideas inspire you for Mother’s Day? What are you hoping for? What are you buying the moms in your life?
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  1. So many great ideas! I just love the running shoes!

  2. Janet W. says:

    These are all great ideas! My favorite is the Coleman Utopia Breeze Beach Sling Chair.

  3. nicole dziedzic says:

    I love the shoes and the waterproof tote. And also my favorite is the printed capri leggings.

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