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The 2021 Wilderness Christmas Gift Guide

Kiwi Camping Turbo Butane Stove and Pot Set $139, from

From stocking fillers to essential outdoor kit, the Wilderness guide to Christmas has something for every budget.

Kiwi Camping Turbo Butane Stove and Pot Set $139

Don’t settle for mediocre food on the go – the Gasmate Turbo Stove provides quick boil times with easy piezo ignition.


Bag a Hut Memory Game $29

Memory game featuring watercolour paintings of NZ backcountry huts and a trivia booklet. Great for all ages. Designed and made in New Zealand. Playing cards ($19) also available.

LOWA Explorer GTX Lo $399.99

The perfect lightweight, comfortable hiking shoe for carrying loads up to 5kg. New DynaPU+ midsole provides a soft, cushioned ride without adding extra weight. Suede and fabric upper, Gore-Tex lining, excellent grip in all conditions. 


Keen Women’s Ridge Flex $349.99

Hike happier with Ridge Flex the E-bike of hiking boots. Built with KEEN.BELLOWS FLEX technology to flex where you do.


Therm-a-Rest UberLite $459.99

The lightest insulated air pad available. Proprietary construction provides warmth and offers 6.4cm of loft. Features high-performance WingLock valve, a breath-saving pump sack, compact stuff sack and field repair kit.


Victorinox Climber $69.99

From the makers of the original Swiss Army Knife and proudly made in Switzerland since 1884, the Climber features 14 sharp and strong functions.


Marmot Precip ECO $229.95

A high-performing rain jacket made with PFC-free recycled nylon with patented dry-touch finish. It’s fully seam taped and has an attached adjustable roll-away hood, pit-zips and pack-friendly pockets.


Akinod Straight 12H34 Olivewood Cutlery $74.90

A compact, durable and elegant everyday utensil to accompany your nomadic meals. Knife, spoon and fork assemble with magnets for easy storage. Acrylic handle versions $59.90


Real Meals $16.95

Nelson company Real Meals offer a new range of freeze dried meals handcrafted by a chef and cooked to perfection. Fast to prepare and ready to enjoy.


Macpac Legionnaire Hat $44.99

Five-panel cap with removable neck cover. Made from a quick-drying UPF 50+ fabric that provides hours of UV protection. One size with Velcro adjustment fits most heads. 


GSI Santoku Knife Set $105

A gourmet prep set perfect for camping, tramping or backyard cooking. Keep all your prep gear securely and neatly organised. Includes stainless steel knife blades, protective sheaths and a folding cutting board.


Macpac Great Walks Bandana $24.99

A versatile summer essential illustrated with 10 Great Walks. Available in two colours and made from 100% cotton. Perfect on your face, in your pocket, or someone’s Christmas stocking.


Thorlos Light Hiking $39.99

Clinically proven to reduce pain, blisters and moisture during summer hikes. Light cushioning provides comfort, while proprietary moisture-wicking yarns and a ventilation channel keep feet cool and dry. 30-day comfort guarantee.


Jetboil MiniMo $329.95

The MiniMo features metal handles, a low spoon angle for easy eating and an innovative valve design for the finest simmer control of any upright canister system.


Epic Coffee from $2.99

Your favourite new adventure essential – specialty coffee, roasted in micro-batches and loaded into adventure-proof drip filters. Percentage of proceeds from every product sold are donatedto ONETREEPLANTED. Packs of 10 from $24.99.


Marmot Never Winter Down $499

A warm-weather bag featuring lofty water-resistant 650-fill-power down insulation and a roomy wrap-around footbox with a heater pocket.


Platypus QuickDraw w/ 1L Bottle $99.99

Simply fill and squeeze to enjoy filtered water wherever you are in the hills. No Giardia. No other nasties. No worries! Up to 3L per minute or 1L in 20 seconds.

The North Face Lumbar Pack $80 

This heritage-style lumbar pack keeps essentials close at hand for grabbing things on the go. It features an adjustable webbing strap, zippered main compartment and invisible secure-zip pocket.


Kiwi Camping Mamaku Pro -5°C $109

Exceptional warmth on cold adventures, the semi-tapered design features a drawstring-adjustable contoured hood and compression bag for easy pack and carry.


Keen Men’s Ridge Flex $349.99 

Hike happier with Ridge Flex the E-bike of hiking boots. Built with KEEN.BELLOWS FLEX technology to flex where you do.


Macpac Hiking Travel Chair $129.99

This compact option packs smaller than most folding chairs, weighs justover a kilo, and comes with a carry case. Lightweight aluminium frame, 600D polyesterwith PU coating.


Leatherman Skeletool $189.99

Clip-on multi-tool with pliers, locking combo knife, wire cutters, carabiner clip/bottle opener, large bit driver for included screwdriver and other bits. Stainless steel with 6061-T6 aluminium handle insert. Made in the USA, 25-year warranty.


Deejo Tattoo Blue Beech Wood Terra Incognita 37g $119.90

The ultimate gift for the outdoor adventurer who has everything. High quality, lightweight knife with secure liner lock system and belt clip. 37g.



Jetboil Stash $299.95

Jetboil’s Stash is lightweight and compact to maximise pack space without sacrificing that iconic Jetboil performance.


Wilderness Gift Subscriptions from $72

Gift fitness, health and happiness this year with a Wilderness subscription that will inspire your loved one into the outdoors.



MSR Pocket Rocket Deluxe $169.99

The enhanced PocketRocket features a pressure regulator for consistently faster boil times through the full life of a canister. Durable push-start Piezo Igniter and a broad burner head for better heat distribution and simmering.


Macpac Men’s Trail Short Sleeve Tee $69.99

High performance active tee made with moisture-wicking, bluesign-certified Polartec Power Dry fabric. Double-backed collar adds extra cover. Also available with long sleeves. 


The North Face Base Camp Duffel, small $250

Made to take the roughest treatment and now with 100 percent recycled materials, this super-tough 50-litre expedition duffel features detachable straps, padded handles and D-zip opening.


Ledlenser ML6 Rechargeable Lantern $179.99

Ensure you have light no matter how far from civilisation you are. Features 750-lumen output, 360-degree lighting, built-in powerbank, seven light functions and 70hr burn time. Mounting options: hook, removable stand and magnet.


The North Face Base Camp Slide III $70 

Kick your boots off and relax your feet. This water-friendly slide’s bandage-style strap is made with a recycled fabric in combination with a recycled mesh foam.


MapToaster Mobile from $189

Detailed topo maps for Garmin outdoor GPS units. Includes tracks, huts, roads, rivers, land cover, contours, DOC estate boundaries and scenic reserves. Comes with MapToaster Topo/NZ desktop software.


Marmot Trestles 30 $189.95

Don’t cancel your next overnight adventure just because the forecast is calling for a little rain – bring the all-purpose Trestles 30 with SpiraFil high-loft insulation that performs in cool and damp conditions.