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Gifts for People Who Like to Walk

15 Perfect Gifts for People Who Like to Walk: Practical and Fun Ideas!

Walking has always been a popular way for people to stay fit.

However during the pandemic for many it has been one of the only ways they’ve been able to stay active (and sane!).

So why not treat someone you love to a gadget or accessory that can make their daily walk even more enjoyable?

If you need a little inspiration, we’ve put together a list of 15 gift ideas for people who love to walk:

1. Kahtoola EXOspikes Footwear Traction

Get a grip on tough terrain

Whether the person you’re shopping for likes trail running or just an evening stroll in the frosty weather, they’ll appreciate this footwear traction.

Available in a range of different sizes, it fits easily on the bottom of your shoe for added grip.

With integrated spikes, aluminum steps and lugs, you get three levels of traction to tackle any rough terrain.

As well as adding grip they’ll also protect your walking shoes, to help them last longer.

Feedback from users of the EXOspikes is overwhelming positive, from experienced runners to those trying to avoid falling over in the snow!

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2. The Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs

Use and understand outdoor clues!

Gift someone this book by best selling author Tristan Gooley and they’ll understand the clues nature gives us better than ever before.

Inside he’ll explain how you can predict the weather, locate water and track animals without ever picking up your smartphone!

Learn how the roots of a tree can indicate the sun’s direction or how a butterfly can tell you about the weather.

Anyone with an interest in the outdoors will be captivated by this book.

Passionate readers love how detailed the information is and how much better they feel they now understand their landscape.

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3. Rechargeable Lighted Gloves

Light on hand when you need it!

Why carry around a flashlight when you could wear these rechargeable LED gloves?

If you’re shopping for the person that has it all, they likely won’t have a pair of these!

You get full illumination up to 30ft ahead and an incredible 135° radial arc of light.

They’re great for lighting a rough track while out walking at night but also good for DIY or working on your car.

MangataLites’ special gloves also have a palm pocket for storing your money and keys, plus a built-in reflective strip to keep you safe.

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4. iReliev Percussion Massage Gun

A powerful tool for walking warmups and recovery!

Keep someone’s legs, feet and calves in optimum condition by wrapping up the iReliev Percussion Massage Gun.

It can power 10mm into the muscle tissue, unlocking nutrients that can help to heal your muscles.

Delivering 3,200 repetitions per minute, you can enjoy all the advantages of percussion massage, such as increased blood circulation and improved sleep.

However it’s not just great for after a long walk, it’s actually proven to enhance your range of motion to help you perform at your best, too.

iReliev’s Percussion Massage Gun can also work wonders on the lower back, making it the ideal gift for someone who loves walking but struggles with back pain.

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5. Adventure Essentials Survival Kit

Everything your loved one needs to stay safe

Walking is seen as one of the safest forms of exercise, but you never know what you could encounter in the wilderness.

Slip this survival kit in their stocking and you can be sure they have a few key essentials.

It might look like a LED flashlight, and it is, but unscrew the bottom and you’ll quickly see it offers so much more!

There’s a compass, reflective trail markers, a water bag and purification tablets, even a wire saw.

Perfectly portable and compact, it’s ideal for daily walks or for avid hikers who could find themselves in a tricky situation.

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6. Salomon Relax Slide 5.0 Recovery Shoes

Slip into something a little more comfortable…

Hiking, trail running and long distance walks can be really hard on your feet.

So instead of shopping for slippers why not treat someone to a pair of Reelax Slide 5.0 recovery shoes.

They may just look like a smart pair of mules, but they’ve actually been cleverly designed to wrap and hold your foot in place.

Biomechanics experts have created the shoes in this way to limit the forces applied to your muscles, helping to reduce muscle fatigue.

Available in both men’s and women’s styles, and with a range of sizes and colors to choose from, you can help someone you love take a load off after a long walk!

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7. POLDR 8x21 Small Compact Lightweight Binoculars

Get a clearer view with these lightweight binoculars

You never know what you might see while you’re out for a walk, so keep these compact binoculars handy at all times.

They measure just 2.35 inches wide when closed — perfect for throwing in your backpack for everyday use.

You’re not compromising on the view either, as you get 8x magnification with the ability to see up to 369ft away.

Getting a clearer view is easy too, simply adjust the barrels until your target is in center focus.

What a wonderful gift for the outdoorsman or woman in your life!

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8. EasyAcc Water Bottle Carrier with Adjustable Shoulder Strap

A comfortable way to stay hydrated

Carry your water bottle in style with this shoulder strap from EasyAcc.

Available in two different designs, the strap stretches to fit the shape of any standard sized water bottle.

You can wear it across your shoulder with ease or fasten it to your bag with the carabiner.

Made of highly durable material, it’s a great affordable stocking stuffer that will be used for years to come!

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9. TrailBuddy Lightweight Trekking Poles

Stay stable on any ground surface

Upgrade that heavy, giant stick they find on every walk, with this lightweight set of trekking poles from TrailBuddy.

Made from tough, aircraft grade aluminum they can support heavier weights while still remaining lightweight and portable.

With a cork, moisture wicking handle, they’re comfortable to hold, with padded straps preventing chaffing on the hands.

The pair of trekking poles ship with a carry case and come in a range of different colors.

You can change the height easily plus you get different tips, including mud baskets, to adjust the poles to any terrain.

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10. Light It Up Solar String Lights

Add fairy lights wherever you go!

Add a romantic touch to your evening walks by stringing up this set of solar lights.

When fully charged (via usb or solar) you get up to 20 hours of battery life.

There are four different modes depending on your setting, low, medium, high and external flashlight.

Plus with the built-in USB ports you can use it as a power bank for your devices.

You get an 18-foot cord so you can string them up on a tent or even just in your backyard — perfect for outdoor lovers!

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11. Bee Revival Keyring with Invertbee Syrup

Save the bees, one by one

In the US it’s believed there are now half the number of bee colonies there were in the 1940s.

Help save the bees by popping a Bee Revival Keyring on someone’s keychain.

If they see a tired and drowsy bee on their walk, they can offer it some invertbee syrup from the tube.

All they need to do is remove the cork and place the bottle on its side near the bee.

Once the bee has had a drink of the syrup, it should have the energy boost it needs to return home.

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12. Fitbit Luxe Fitness and Wellness Tracker

Smart tech to track their steps!

Let someone you love set a step goal, then track it and smash it with the Fitbit Luxe Fitness and Wellness Tracker.

It has so many exciting features, giving you the ability to track your heart rate and set target heart rate goals.

Connect the Fitbit to your phone’s GPS and you can see in real-time the pace and distance you’re traveling as you walk.

It’s also seriously powerful for sleep:

Wear it at night and it’ll track your slumber, giving you a score that you can assess and try to improve by making simple changes.

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13. Glovestix StankStix Shoe Deodorizer

The ultimate solution for smelling walking shoes!

Any avid walker knows that one of the downsides of a day on your feet is smelly walking shoes!

Freshen them up by popping in this StankStix Shoe Deodorizer.

Glovestix’s StankStix Shoe Deodorizer shot to fame after appearing on Shark Tank.

It’s so easy to use, all you need to do is take off the end caps and pop the little device in your shoes.

The deodorizing and moisture absorbing bags then get to work inhibiting 99.9% of odor-causing bacteria.

It takes away the smell and replaces it with the scent of plant-based essential oils.

The StankStix is a natural product and doesn’t contain any of the harsh chemicals you find in some shoe deodorizing sprays.

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14. Turejo Foot Spa

Treat their tired feet!

Could there be anything more relaxing than arriving home after a long walk to a bubbling foot spa?!

This indulgent foot massager from Turejo is a real treat for the feet.

Slip your feet inside and 14 rollers will start delivering an intensely satisfying foot massage.

It heats up fast and maintains the temperature during the whole massage, without you having to refill it.

You can also enjoy the benefits of acupressure, as mini massage points are perfectly positioned to stimulate your acupressure points.

The ample size means it can fit feet up to a size 15, which users confirmed is plenty of space for men and women to enjoy the treatment without it feeling cramped.

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15. Personal Security Alarm

Attract attention and stay safe

Keep someone you love safe on their long walks by gifting this personal alarm.

Shipping with a carabiner and lanyard, it’s easy to attach to your purse and backpack.

Simply pull off the top to activate the alarm in any emergency situation.

You’ll quickly attract attention as the action sets off an ear-splitting 130 dB sound.

It might not seem like the most exciting holiday gift, but it does come in four stylish colors, plus it can be used as an animal deterrent when camping!

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Looking for more ways to treat the special people in your life?

We have gift ideas for nature lovers who adore the outdoors, as well as inspiration if you’re shopping for someone who is in need of a little self-care.