Living with a pooch has its many perks, especially if you and your four-legged friend love the great outdoors. That’s why we’ve curated this list of best gifts for dog moms (and dads) who love to hike, fish, paddleboard, camp — you name it — these gifts will have them hitting the trails in no time (or, treat yourself)!

Mother’s Day has passed, but we think every day is cause to celebrate being a dog mom (or dad), so we’ve been showcasing our favorite gift ideas, from best gifts for dog moms who love wine, to best gifts for dog moms who love to cook. And now with summer right around the corner, here are 15 more gift ideas for dog moms (and dads) who love the great outdoors — hiking, camping, boating, fishing — you name it!

Also, be sure to check out these 33 Unique Gifts for Dog Lovers!

Never Camp Alone Hoodie

Price: $56.99 – $58.99

Camping’s better when you’ve got your best friend along for the trip – one who might even help with any digging!  This hoodie from Dog is Good is super soft and will keep you cozy on a cold, chilly night!

Keep the Campsite Clean

Price: $2.99 – $7.99

Of course the Never Camp Alone hoodie (see above) would not be complete without a matching Never Camp Alone poo bag holder and sticker

Dog. Codependent

Price: $27.99 – $32.99

You sleep beside each other. You eat together, work together, travel together, exercise and relax together. You are Dog. Codependent. Don’t worry. We suffer from the same affliction.

Dog is Good Jogger

Price: $52.99 – $54.99

The Dog is Good signature jogger is perfect for um…going on a jog with your dog. Or, throw them in your pack before heading out for a hike — they are perfect to throw on over your shorts after the sun sets.

Never Walk Alone Tee

Price: $27.99 – $31.99

You can always count on your faithful friend to join you for a walk. This essential Never Walk Alone women’s tee features a roomier fit and is super soft for those who want style and comfort.

Wolfgang & Beast Bandana

Price: $14.95

There’s no better way to escape than on a trail, in the forest, under a blue sky — with your best friend — your dog. Even better when you are wearing matching bandanas! So, grab a map, pick your spot, load ‘em up, and hit the trail with your hound!

Pack It Up

Price: $79.95

Dogs can help shoulder the load on your next hike thanks to the Ruffwear Front Range Day Pack. The integrated padded harness and belly strap adjusts for exceptional fit and stability. Pack it with a Front Range Leash, Quencher Travel Bowl and Grip Tex Dog Boots.

Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket

Price: $280.00

Whether it’s on the mountain, in town, or on the trail, the Rab Microlight Alpine Down Jacket offers lightweight, packable insulation for when the sun sets and temperatures drop. Even better, it’s made from recycled fabric and stuffed with lofty recycled down for eco-friendly weather protection you can feel good about. 

Wolfgang Slim Beanie

Price: $14.95

A classic, slim, acrylic beanie in multiple colors…just what you need to keep warm by the campfire with your canine.

Light it Up with Ledlenser

Price: $49.95 – $99.95

Whether on a nighttime stroll or setting up your campsite, light it up hands-free with the Ledlenser headlamp. Or, the handheld 1,400-lumen flashlight will light yours and Fido’s way, up to almost 900 feet!

Beacon of Light

Price: $29.95

Speaking of light, the Beacon by Ruffwear is a rechargeable, high-performance safety dog light to help keep your dog visible in low-light conditions or inclement weather. 

Kibble Kaddie

Price: $44.95

The Ruffwear Kibble Kaddie is a travel-friendly dog food carrier — its compact, convenient design allows for easy transport, storage, and dispensing of kibble whether on the road, the boat, or at camp. Best of all, the top-loading, roll-down closure secures contents from spills and curious noses.

Wolfang & Beast Dog Leash

Price: $29.95

The Wolfgang & Beast OverLand pattern is a homage to dusty trails, forest canopies, campfires, and starry nights — it reminds us to get outside with our furry friends and explore the great outdoors! Match it with the OverLand dog collar.

Matching Socks & Keychain

Price: $12.95 – $14.95

Match my socks and keychain with my dog’s collar and leash? Yes, please! Especially with Wolfgang & Beast’s super cozy OverLand Socks. The matching keychain is pretty cool, too!

Cozy Blanket

Price: $125.00

Hike to Sol Duc Falls or camp on the coast with this Olympic National Park original puffy blanket from Rumpl. It’s the perfect travel blanket—with its own stuff sack, to take it when on the road with our adventure hound. Better yet, it’s made from 100% post-consumer recycled materials.

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about the author


Brandie Ahlgren is founder and editor of CityDog Magazine. She, and her team of dog-loving editors, dig up the best places for you to sit, stay and play with your four-legged friends. Brandie, 12-year-old boxer Thya and Mexican foster failure Pancho, reside in West Seattle and can often be found hanging out at Westcrest Dog Park.