Prepper Christmas Gift Guide
The Christmas / Hanukkah season is coming!! We can certainly use it this year...!
We've put together a list of stocking-stuffer ideas for that hard-to-shop-for Prepper in your life (they already have everything they need stockpiled already, right?)
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Typical Price: $40
We love the Goal Zero Lighthouse Mini. It's a dimmable lantern that can put out up to 210 lumens at 3500k and run for over 500 hours in its lowest setting.
It has a USB charging port for your other electronics and is powered on the 18650 rechargeable battery like the Micro.
No directional lamp, but if you already have a good flashlight or headlamp you're using for that purpose than this is a very good choice.
Typical Price: $25
The idea is simple: always be prepared. The Dime is a mini multi-tool with an impressive list of features, ensuring you are ready for anything.
This butterfly open tool fits on your keychain yet has 12 useful tools. In addition to stainless steel pliers, wire cutters, a fine edge blade, spring-loaded scissors, flathead screwdriver, crosshead driver, tweezers and file, the Dime includes a unique blade designed to safely cut and score plastic packaging and a bottle opener that is exposed even when the tool is closed.
Available in multiple colors and a bladeless version as well.
See our full Gerber Dime Mini Multi-Tool review here.
Typical Price: $17
The Morakniv Companion Fixed-Blade Outdoor Knife is an all-in-one knife for outdoor enthusiasts, ideal for carving, food prep, and cutting tinder and wood.
Featuring a 4.1-inch, three-quarter tang hardened Sandvik 12C27 stainless steel blade, it maintains an edge and stays sharp longer than carbon steel, and is far less prone to rust, for outdoor and marine applications where knives are commonly exposed to dirt and moisture.
A patterned, high-friction grip sits comfortably in the hand, for greater control, safety, and performance, especially in wet and cold conditions.
A must-have knife for camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, and survival/emergency preparedness, the Moraniv Companion has a blade length of 4.1 inches (104 mm), blade thickness of 0.1 inch (2.5 mm), overall length of 8.6 inches (218 mm), and weight w/ sheath of 4.1 oz. (116 g).
Includes a color-matching plastic sheath with a belt clip. Manufacturer’s limited lifetime warranty. Made in Sweden.
Typical Price: $16
Waterproof and windproof, Plasma lighters are an improvement over the traditional flint and gas.
Whatever gets in between that arcing electrical current is going to light up in nearly any condition.
These recharge with a micro-usb cable just like most cell phones do, so can be charged with a small solar panel, and when full gives you about 300 light ups.
Typical Price: $40
These small foldable and packable stainless steel stoves are a great backup to have. The pack up flat, small and light.
You have multiple fuel options: sticks, Trangia or Esbit spirit burners (alcohol stove), and even solid fuels such as Esbit or tea candles.
Typical Price: $27
An upgrade to the fantastic BaoFeng UV-5R. See our full Baofeng UV-5R review and walk-thru here.
The Baofeng UV-5R Plus is a compact, economical HT covering 2 meters and 440 MHz. This model adds a metallic rugged shell, which is more durable than previous models.
It has special VHF receive band from 65 - 108 MHz which includes the regular FM broadcast band.
Dual watch and dual reception is supported. Up to 128 memory channels.
Typical Price: $12
The SEAL Operative's Guide to Surviving in the Wild and Being Prepared for Any Disaster
From national bestselling author and retired Navy SEAL Clint Emerson comes the essential guide for surviving today’s emergencies—from navigating in the wild to staying alive in any disaster.
These 100 skills, adapted for civilians from actual field experiences of special forces operations, offer a complete hands-on and practical guide to help you survive in the wild no matter the climate or terrain; be prepared for any crisis; and have the critical life-saving knowledge for staying safe in any hostile environment or disaster.
Typical Price: $29
You never know when you get into an unexpected emergency situation.
Either in the wilderness or trapped in your car or like hiking, camping, then an emergency survival kit can be a lifesaver with military knife, flintstones, compass, flashlight, whistle, emergency blanket and so on.
14 in 1 Survival Gear Includes: upgrade survival knife, flintstone, compass, tactical pen, emergency blanket, flashlight, water bottle clip, wire saw, whistle,straight screwdriver, waterproof box and a gift bag.
Typical Price: $30
Stop the bleed! CAT Gen 7's are the gold standard. Official Tourniquet of the US Military. A must have addition to any emergency first aid kit.
The CAT Tourniquet (Combat Application Tourniquet) utilizes a durable windlass system with a patented free-moving internal band providing true circumferential pressure to the extremity. Once adequately tightened, bleeding will cease and the windlass is locked into place.
A hook and loop windlass retention strap is then applied, securing the windlass to maintain pressure during casualty evacuation.
Beware of counterfeits out there, only purchase them from the source at North American Rescue or accredited dealers like LA Police Gear.
Typical Price: $25
This kit weighs only 2.5 pounds and is small enough to store in cars, trucks, office drawers, coat closets, backpacks, motorcycle saddlebags, and more.
Are you prepared with enough food to get through a crisis? For most Americans, the answer is no. But when downed power lines, road damage, flooding, or winter whiteouts happen (to name a few), it can be difficult for emergency crews to reach you, especially in the first three or four days of an emergency.
Augason Farms BE READY Emergency Meal kits take the gamble out of you and your family’s safety and will help you BE READY for anything that comes your way.
To prepare your meals, simply add water and simmer, and you’ll have hot meals to satisfy your appetite and warm your soul.
|Calories per Day:||1,627|
|Protein per Day:||35g|
|Net Weight:||2 lb. 7.58 oz. (1.12kg)|
|Water to Hydrate Food:||1.25 gallons of water|
|Shelf Life:||Up to 25 years*|
Typical Price: $30 month + S&H
For those just starting out building their emergency survival kits. Get a box each month chock full of gear. Receive hand selected items, such as manuals, emergency supplies, outdoor gear and survival tools!
Advanced, Pro and Pro Plus boxes also available.
Typical Price: $32
A new EDC based on an American classic, the 112 Ranger, the 112 Slim possesses the same traditional features but sports a more modern look. The deep carry pocket clip is added based on the overwhelming customer demand and allows for quick and easy access in any situation.
With easy one-handed opening, the 420HC stainless steel blade provides supreme edge retention and is finished with Buck’s Advanced Edge2x Blade Technology. The 7.25" knife folds down to a convenient 4.25" when closed.
To decrease the weight and thickness, the heavy bolster and handle are replaced with a lightweight molded nylon while still maintaining the same quality and rigidity of the original 112.
Available in four colors; red, blue, black, and chartreuse.
Typical Price: $23
Darn Tough makes the best socks, period. A no Holiday list would be complete without socks on it!
From the AT to the Pacific Crest Trail, the Darn Tough "1466" Hiker raised the bar on what the ultimate hiking sock needs to deliver. Each year they hear from countless thru-hikers that this rugged sock is the only option that truly takes on the rigors of the trail.
- Performance Fit: No slipping, no bunching, and no blisters.
- Fine Gauge Knitting: Unprecedented durability and our unique “put it on, forget it’s on” feel.
- Fast Action Wicking: Pulls moisture away from skin. Fast drying.
- All Weather Performance: Cool in the summer, warm in the winter.
- Naturally Antimicrobial: Repels bacteria and odor.
- Guaranteed For Life: No strings. No conditions. For life.
- Merino Wool: The ultimate fiber for breathability and comfort in all conditions.
- True Seamless™: Undetectable seam fusion for an ultra smooth, invisible feel.
- Cushion: Mid-level cushion density under foot. A warm and ultra-comfortable choice when conditions demand it.
- Micro Crew Height: A shorter, more concise take on the traditional crew height. Peeks just above the top of a standard hiking boot.
- 61% Merino Wool, 36% Nylon, 3% Lycra® Spandex
Typical Price: $11
Keep an array of survival tools in your wallet with this credit card sized kit.
Includes: Arrows for Archery (small game arrow tips; Broadhead, & Spearing Trident, Barbed Fishing hooks (size 4 & 6), Snare Locks, Tweezer, Needles & Awl, Double Sided Saw.
Typical Price: $20
Part key holder, part pocket tool, part lost & found… the Keyport Pivot is an all-metal, modular multi-tool that holds *2-9 of your existing keys and/or tool inserts (USB Flash Drive, MOCA 10-in-1 Multi-Tool, RuSH Multi-Purpose Tool, Yubikey, Pen, etc.).
You can also attach our optional tool/tech modules (Mini-Flashlight, Pocket Flare Flashlight, and WeeLINK Charger Cable) to both sides of the Pivot's aluminum chassis.
*Keys and tool inserts sold separately. Maximum capacity varies based on key and insert thicknesses.
Typical Price: $16 for 2
His & Hers paracord bracelets. Bushcraft couture!
NEW: REFLECTIVE PARACORD It doesn't just look great but also glows in the dark. This makes you more visible and secure in the dark!
2 x Premium fish tail 350 lb paracord survival bracelets with metal clasp. With the Paracord Bracelet you can unravel it to use it as a rope for whatever purpose - securing cargo, fixing broken straps or lashing together poles.
Typical Price: $40
The watertight storage case for your credit cards, cables, and more, that’s crushproof, dustproof, and everyday stuff proof. Strategic storage and trusted Pelican protection for your everyday life gear.
- Fits up to iPhone Xs Max, Samsung Note 9
- Rubberized protective bumpers, protects against drops
- Integrated single hinge latch
- Abrasion and impact proof ABS outer shell
- IP67 rated protection from water, dirt, snow & dust
- IP67 rating = Waterproof to a depth of 1 meter for 30 minutes
Typical Price: $17
The Delta Insul-Mug is a lightweight thermally efficient camping or daily commuting mug that uses a Protex™ hex pattern base for heat dispersion and weight reduction.
The non-absorbing ThermoSkin insulating sleeve offers heat retention and the snug-fitting self-draining lid allows drip-free sipping.
Typical Price: $11 per month
Built from our attorney-led grass roots beginning, U.S. LawShield is America’s largest self-defense minded community, empowering more than 575,000 Americans across the country.
U.S. LawShield Independent Program Attorneys will represent you in any legal proceeding – criminal or civil – should you ever need to use a firearm or other legal weapon to protect yourself, your life, or your property.
Legal defense will be provided for all police investigations, pretrial proceedings, and both criminal and civil trials.
Your membership delivers benefits to you anytime – and especially in an emergency – with no caps on the time they spend on your case, no limits on their expenses representing you, and no deductibles or co-payments out of your pocket.
Typical Price: $40
The Thermacell Scout Mosquito Repellent Camp Lantern effectively repels mosquitoes by creating a 15-foot zone of protection. Its smaller size, bright 220-lumen light, hanging clip, and outdoor design make it perfect for camping, hunting, gardening, around the backyard, and more.
- 15-foot mosquito protection zone. Turn it on...Mosquitoes GONE!
- Lantern and repellent operate independently or together.
- LED lantern features 4 light settings, 220 lumens and runtime of 40 hours.
- Lantern features a built in hanging clip.
- No spray and no mess. Scent-free and DEET-free.
- No open flame, no smoky candles.
- Package contains: 1 lantern and 12 hours of refills, 1 Max Life 12-Hour repellent mat and 1 fuel cartridge.
- Requires 4 AA-batteries (not included)