Gift Guide: 15 Presents for Someone Who Wishes They Were Hunting

Oh, hunters. You gotta love them, especially when they bring tasty, locally harvested meats home to your kitchen. Find something for your hunter to help them realize their aspirations, and subtly encourage them to share the wealth.

Check out our 15 ideas for the hunters in your life.

1. For the straight talkers,

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Amazon

A lot of hunters aren’t afraid to let you know what they’d rather be doing. Acknowledge your hunter’s aspirations with this useful two-pocketed apron.

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2. To make outside more Great Outdoors-y,

fire-pit
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This heavy-duty steel fire pit would look great in any back yard, especially with the elk decals. Toss in some wood or charcoal, cozy up, and prepare for a relaxing evening.

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3. For those who don’t always eat at the table,

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This enamel camping tableware set is charming enough to keep indoors while at home, and durable enough to take out camping or hunting. With bowls, plates, mugs, and silverware, your hunter will be prepared to dish up anything.

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4. For the adventurous drinkers,

lifestraw
Amazon

By its looks, this filtering water bottle wouldn’t be out of place during a daily commute, but for its function, it’s an excellent hunting companion. With the filtration system integrated in the straw, water can be gathered from anywhere and safely filtered before the first sip.

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5. For the snackers,

food-dehydrator
Amazon

Is there anything better than homemade jerky made from freshly caught game? This food dehydrator is the perfect companion for preserving fresh meat, or for making dehydrated fruit snacks before heading out.

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6. For that open flame flavor,

tripod
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This solid cast iron cooking tripod is heavy duty and meant to last at least a lifetime. Combined with a fire pit or a campfire, this tripod is sure to help make amazing meals.

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7. For the heavy duty cooking,

cast-iron-camping
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This 6-piece cast iron cookware set will help your hunter be prepared for anythingat least when it comes to preparing the meat. These are intended for camping, but are great for both outdoor and indoor use.

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8. For the grill masters,

grill-master-recipe-book
Amazon

Whether they’re learning new recipes, documenting favorites, or passing them down, this blank recipe book is the perfect way to keep track of your hunter’s favorite game recipes.

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9. To have everything at the ready,

fold-away-kitchen
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This pack away kitchen has the prepping and cooking space you need and the durability to last. It’s a utility piece of equipment meant to give your hunter what they need to cook, clean, or store their catches.

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10. For the well prepared,

game-cutlery
Amazon

As great as any knife can be, there really is no single knife for everything. That’s where this 9-piece big game cutlery set comes in. It’s got everything you need to process big game, like deer or elk.

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11. For never a dull moment,

sharpener
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It’s no whetstone, but this compact knife sharpener will get the job done. It’s lightweight and perfect to keep handy while processing meat to ensure the blades stay sharp for the whole job.

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12. To keep it cool,

freezer
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This portable refrigerator / freezer is what your hunter needs to keep their newly processed meat fresh. Although the flash freeze mode rapidly cools as low as to -8°F, it requires minimal power and can be run off a car battery.

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13. For making spirits bright,

table-lantern
Amazon

These tiny outdoor lanterns are the perfect option for warm ambient lighting, like around the table or inside a tent. About as small as a tennis ball, they still manage to give off 60 Lumens without weighing anyone down.

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14. To use the whole animal,

sausage-stuffer
Amazon

Sausage stuffers are the perfect tool for making sausage just the way you like it. This stand alone sausage stuffer can work with 5 pounds at a time, and produce three different sausage styles.

Bonus: If your hunter has a KitchenAid stand mixer, you could get them a sausage stuffer attachment instead.

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15. To keep it fresh,

food-saver
Amazon

Prolong the life of your fresh meat by vacuum sealing it with this vacuum sealing starter kit. Refrigerated meat can be stored for much longer, and frozen meat for up to a few years longer. It’s the best way to keep delicious game flavorful no matter the time of year.

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