Because the gesture is more important than the price tag
Got an adventurous partner, but not a lot of cash? No problem. Here are 10 budget-minded gifts guaranteed to stoke the romance, whether you’re spending Valentine’s Day in the backcountry or on your couch.
Otterbox Elevation 20 ($30)
Kelty Bestie Blanket ($25)
Nothing says snuggling in the backcountry like a puffy blanket. Kelty’s version has a tough 75-denier shell, is stuffed with synthetic insulation, and is just big enough for two.
Van Life: Your Home on the Road Book ($15)
Daydream about going on the road together with this new book that features photos of hundreds of pimped out vans in beautiful locations.
Mpowerd Luci Color Essence Light ($25)
Choose from eight different soft colors with this inflatable, solar-powered light, which is all but guaranteed to set the mood in your two-person tent.
Four Sigmatic Chill Out Mushroom Hot Cocoa Mix ($15)
Four Sigmatic enhances instant coffee and cocoa with the power of mushrooms. This particular blend is designed to help you relax before bed.
GSI Outdoors Wine Glass Set ($40)
A soft-sided wine carafe with a neoprene tote and BPA-free glasses means you can take a bit of vino with you no matter how far you’re venturing into the backcountry.
Qalo Wedding Ring ($25)
Nothing says I love you like a wedding ring that won’t pull your finger clean off while sending a 5.10. This silicone ring is safe and comfy.
Kneipp Cedar and Jojoba Bubble Bath ($15)
Bubble baths are cool, especially when you’re not alone. Add this liquid to your bath to make it smell like a cedar forest.
52 Amazing Places Card Deck ($10)
Each card in this deck features a different National Park you and your partner can dream about visiting.
Stoke Lip and Face Balm ($12)
Make your partner totally kissable with this organic moisturizing balm made from shea butter, cocoa butter, and beeswax.