With June 18th looming just around the corner it’s time to get crackin’, but what do you get for the man who seemingly has everything? The easy way out is to run to mall and pick up a tie or a gift card to the local steak house chain, but let’s be honest… that’s just boring. Come on, really? He’s your Dad (husband, son or grandpappy) for gosh sakes! He deserves something special, unique and exciting. To help you find the perfect Father’s Day gift we’ve slapped together this Father’s Day Gift Guide – packed with fun and interesting gift ideas that Dad will be sure to love for years to come.
Enough talking, let’s get to the good stuff. Here’s 36 of the best Father’s Day Gifts that 2017 has to offer…
– Grill Master –
Traeger Grills are fueled by hardwood pellets to smoke and grill your meals. We’ve smoked ham, brisket and grilled steaks, burgers and brats. These grills are simply amazing! And the food that comes off them, oh my lord, it is to die for. Owning a Traeger instantly makes you the envy of the neighborhood. If your dad is serious about grilling and smoking meat, the pro series is quite honestly the best gift you can get him this father’s day.
Everything you need to grill like a pro! This kit comes with Comfort Grip 4-Piece Tool Set, 4-Pack of Steak Thermometers, Leather Gloves, Cool Clean 360 Brush and a Porcelain Pan.
If you’re dad is into grilling this is the perfect accessory pack!
Is your dad hungry… all the time? Treat him to a home cooked t-bone dinner he won’t soon forget. The folks at Omaha Steaks not only sell some of the best cuts on earth, they also offer special packages for almost every special occasion, including Father’s Day. This year their “Father’s Day T-Bone Dinner” caught our attention in a big way.
Headlining this combo is one gargantuan (30oz) T-Bone steak with the flavor enhancing bone in the middle. And this steak a mammoth! Almost 2″ tick at the bone you’ll want to give this T-Bone some extra time too cook. Add in some Potatoes Au Gratin and you’ve got a complete meal. But what would Father’s Day be without treating Dad to dessert? When he’s about to keel over from the steak and potatoes you can knock his socks off with some delicious New York Cheesecake for dessert. But that’s not all… if he wants lunch the next day this package also comes with a pack of Gourmet Jumbo Franks and Omaha Steaks Sliders. Buy this present for dad, but make sure he shares it with you!
– Tech Dad –
Pumping out 4K HDR at 120Hz and delivering extra space for add-on components with 4 HDMI ports, the new 65″ TCL S-Series 4K HDR Roku Smart TV is an affordable option for cord-cutters and cable junkies alike. This TV comes standard with over 4,500 streaming channels available and options to personalize the home screen. Choose to cut the cord and only stream your content or hook up your cable or satellite and have the best of everything – like us!
What we liked best throughout testing is the option to control the TV from your smartphone with the free Roku app. It’s handy and allows you to quickly search for movies, TV shows and actors. You can also ‘cast’ content from your smartphone or tablet. This is awesome for quickly sharing pictures and videos. TCL is one of the fastest growing consumer electronics and TV brands in North America. Keep an eye out for them and this TV this Father’s Day if you’re looking for a quality TV on a budget.
Mophie’s new Juice Pack for Pixel XL extends talk time to over 50 hours with a rechargeable 2,950mAh battery, and features charge force wireless power for effortless charging throughout the day. If you are a power user or need to be away from the charger for long periods of the time.
Not only does dad get extended battery life, but it is also compatible with Qi and other popular wireless charging systems, including those found at airports, restaurants, coffee houses, in furniture and many new vehicles. When a quick charge is needed, the USB-C port on the juice pack provides fast-charging speeds at 15 Watts to power your phone up in a hurry. Is your dad on-point with the Pixel XL? There’s only one way to upgrade his life and that’s with the juice pack.
LIFX delivers 1100 lumens, 16 million colors and 1000 shades of warm to cool whites. Best of all, you can control colors, timers and on/off right from your smart phone! If you’re dad is into tech, this gift is a bright idea. <– see what we did there!
Step aside, rabbit ears! Make way for the all-new Leaf 50 the most powerful indoor HDTV antenna yet and now includes a revolutionary digital HDTV amplifier with a low noise figure and one-of-a-kind RF filtering. What exactly does this mean in terms of performance? It means that the Leaf 50 is optimized specifically for TV stations, filtering any additional RF signals that can hinder picture quality. The result? A top-performing indoor antenna that will allow you to receive the top 20 shows for FREE in full high 1080p definition. Is dad a cord cutter or ready to be one? The Leaf 50 is a great idea to get him off cable without missing anything.
Skullcandy makes affordable headphones and earbuds that sound great and look good too. The Ink’d Wireless earbuds are awesome for any dad. They rest on your neck and never pull on your ears. The bluetooth connection is perfection and the acoustics are really good too. We love these earbuds for working out and for doing chores around the house. If your dad is a music freak, who stays active, these are the earbuds for him.
If you’re dad loves coffee the K55 bundle will be his new best friend. Featuring the K55 Coffee Maker, a Green Mountain Coffee Regular Variety Pack, the My K-Cup 1.0 Reusable Filter and a 12 oz. Silver Travel Mug what is there not to like? If he’s a caffeine freak you just found the ultimate gift this father’s day.
– Outdoor Dad –
Featuring hydraulic disc brakes, over-sized Kenda 27.5+ tires and XCR LO Boost 27+ front forks with 120mm of travel, the 2017 Cujo 3 is a fun bike for adventurous dads who love trail riding. We had the opportunity to test this bike over the past two months of spring and it is a thrill to pedal. Whether you’re hitting the trails or pumping around town, this bike turns a lot of heads. With too many features to name, the Cujo 3 is one of Cannondale’s most bad ass bikes for a reasonable price. Love dad? Get together with your siblings and split the cost of this trail killer. He’ll be thrilled.
The Backpacker repels mosquitoes and other biting insects by creating a 15 x 15-foot zone of protection. Utilizing the same camping gas canisters that backpackers and campers have in their bag already, the compact and lightweight Backpacker Repeller is an essential piece of gear for the dad who loves camping.
Does your dad love target shooting? Plinking around in the backyard is always fun! This air rifle not only delivers more power, but also keeps the advantages of the IGT MACH 1 piston, such as better accuracy, constant power, and reduced stock vibration during the shot cycle making this rifle a great addition to any outdoorsmen’s collection. The new Magnum air rifle features the powerful IGT Mach 1 system, Gamo’s revolutionary internal mechanism that substitutes the traditional spring for a gas cylinder delivering up to 1300 fps in .22 Cal. Yup, we said it… 1300 FPS! If you’re looking for more speed the .177 model can get up to 1600 FPS. Oh, and did we mention it comes standard with a 3-9×40 air rifle scope. This air gun is truly awesome.
This air rifle is fun to shoot and is a great piece of kit for squirrel, rabbit and crow hunting. If you’re dad is a sharp shooter this is a fun gift he’ll love.
Featuring a seamless waterproof, cleanable drop-in liner, the Compass Cooler pack has a water-resistant zipper top, molded bottom and bottle opener lanyard. This pack holds 30 cans (no ice). If you’re dad likes to show up to the party equipped with beverages and stylin’ this pack is a can’t miss.
And proudly made in Portland Oregon… Need we say more? Good, we didn’t think so.
What dad wouldn’t want a Yeti Cooler? Exactly… there isn’t one! The Hopper Two 30 is Yeti’s newest innovation in soft coolers. With the original Hopper, Yeti created a portable, leakproof, and tough-as-nails cooler that delivered superior ice retention. But in 2017 they decided to push this portable cooler to the next level.
With some design changes, Yeti increased cold-holding power, made loading (and unloading) much easier, made hauling more comfortable, and improved visibility. And those changes make for better days outdoors.
An entry-level TRX for the novice fitness or active dads on the go, TRX Go is ultra-light and durable. It is the most inexpensive suspension trainer TRX offers, yet still provides an endless gift of health & fitness, while offering an easily anchored solution for hundreds of exercises that can literally be done anywhere. Park. Hotel. Beach. House. Gym. TRX Go can be set up in less than 60 seconds, fits into a shoe box and comes equipped with two 20-minute workouts to get someone in your life the best shape of their lives, literally from anywhere they want to work out.
Is your pops a fisherman? Yes… then he’s heard of Costa and knows they are the #1 brand in fishing optics. He may not splurge on the best of the best for himself, but these sunnies are a great present for the fisherman who has everything.
Named after the perfect spot to take a break in the crystal, clear waters of the salt flats, the Costa Motu sunglasses are great for catching a couple cold ones in between casts or reeling in the big one himself. Built with a relieved face curve for total comfort and outfitted with optical-quality spring hinges, these 100% polarized, mirrored lens optional Costa men’s Angler and Voyager performance fishing sunglasses make it easier to get the most out of a day on the water.
A first aid kit is something every outdoors person should have with them on all their adventures. Luckily Adventure Medical Kit specifically designs the their first aid kits for outdoors people varying environments. Whether it is hunting waterfowl from a duck blind or fishing from your skiff or hiking through the back country. They have the right kit for your jouney.
We really enjoy the Steelhead Kit for days on the fishing boat. Featuring proprietary ultralight and watertight two layer system you won’t need to worry if you find this kit floating in the water at the bottom of your boat at the end of a great day of hunting or fishing. This kit has everything you need for the most common injuries, including an irrigation syringe for cleaning wounds, wound closure strips for closing wound edges, trauma pads for bleeding and much more.
LifeStraw Go incorporates its 2-stage filtration into a refillable water bottle for safe drinking water on-the-go. Stage one, the hollow fiber membrane, removes 99.999% of bacteria and 99.9% of protozoa. Stage two, the activated carbon capsule, reduces chlorine, bad odor and taste and organic chemical matter. If he likes hiking, backpacking or generally adventuring for long distances, this is a must have piece of gear. No more lugging gallon jugs around for dad.
onXmaps’ ROAM membership gives you access to almost everything that’s been mapped in the last 50 to 100 years. You create the map you want with the features you want — wilderness areas, national forests, trails, streams, etc. – and then your smartphone’s built-in GPS tracks you on top of the map. Best of all… no cell reception required!
With the X22, Tern set out to design the fastest folding-bike in the world. Thanks to its hand-built 26î wheels and race-tuned geometry it is a full sized road bike, but it folds down small in ten seconds. It delivers the ride and specs of a performance road bike, yet effortlessly reconfigures into a commuter or light-tourer. With its re-engineered Physis 3D handlepost and race-tuned Eclipse frame it’s amazingly stiff and responsive. It boasts an Ultegra drivetrain, and – just in time for the UCI’s new regulations – a set of Shimano hydraulic disc brakes. With a stealth black finish, hydroformed fork, red Syntace accents, and perfected engineering, the X22 inaugurates a new chapter in Tern design. This might be the most expensive gift on our list, but you have to agree is it one of the most amazing too!
This spring we test Kelty’s Deluxe Lounge Chair from their Classic Furniture Collection and this thing is awesome! The Deluxe Lounge Chair comes fully-featured with everything dad needs to relax, including three recline positions, adjustable arms, and dual beverage holders. A relaxed dad is a happy dad.
– Golf Dad –
The new O-Works putters with Odyssey’s revolutionary Microhinge Insert Technology has created a new way to roll, and it will change how your dad looks at putting forever.
Odyssey’s Microhinge Insert Technology provides incredible gains in topspin and roll at impact regardless of your stroke. The stainless steel Microhinge plate is co-molded into our Thermoplastic Elastomer Feel Layer, providing great feel and the new geometry of the hinges and urethane together help to get the ball into a better roll at impact.
Exceptional Distance, More Control Into The Green, And Incredibly Soft Feel. The Chrome Soft Golf Ball with Truvis Technology is designed for Tour Proven performance with exceptional feel and a Truvis pattern that maximizes your view of the golf ball. The 4-piece construction and Dual SoftFast Core provide higher ball speeds and optimal spin rates to maximize performance through the bag.
Everything else in his golf bag is designed for distance, control and feel, so why not his golf balls too? Dad deserves the best and the Chrome Soft Truvis is it for 2017.
The Pro X2 promises to be accurate to within +/- half a yard at a range of 5-1300 yards. The Bushnell Pro X2 is priced at the top of the market at $499.00. Is it worth it? Well, you get what you pay for and the Pro X2 is at the top of the market performance wise. Getting an accurate distance reading really helps you be honest with yourself with how far you really hit your clubs. This helps dad select the right club to begin with which makes him golf like a boss.
Practice makes perfect and if your dad is always looking to shave strokes from his game the Dual Net could be the DIY answer to his scoring woes. The Dual Net features a sturdy construction, thick dual-netting and a convenient ball return system that combine to withstand crushed drives and iron shots. It is designed to set up, fold down and store with ease.
No included, but 100% worth the extra $40 is the SKLZ Launch Pad. This is the practice mat for anyone, anywhere. The Launch Pad multi-purpose golf mat lets you hit off the tee, on the fairway, or out of the rough. Practice tee shots to start every hole right, develop solid impact from the fairway, and learn to hit those tough shots out of the rough.
Arccos 360 comes in with 13 low-profile sensors and 1 putter sensor that screw into the end of each club grip and track each shot that you hit during your round. When you tee off and then hit your second shot you will get to see how far your drive was and the distance remaining to the green. After each hole, you will get real-time analytics that show you how far you hit each shot, and if you hit the green in regulation, how many putts you hit and other useful metrics. Arccos also delivers round by round summaries and the ability to compare and monitor your improvement.
For the price of a new driver, you can get dad a system that will help him work on his game. While it is not a coach, you can read the analytics to tell you where your game is going well and where you really need to pick it up. For example, during a recent round the front nine was a disaster, and after making the turn I noticed my driving distance was below 215 yards and thus making it hard for me to hit the green in regulation. I decided to make some changes and focus on my driving distance. On the back nine, I was able to get an average of 245, which was reducing my average approach shot distance and getting on the greens faster. The system allows you to focus on the area of your game that needs attention. The bad thing about the system is it is very honest so if you don’t like seeing bad things about your game, then you might not want to look until the end of the around. Overall, if you want a system that is like your own personal caddie and will hold you accountable while helping you improve, then the Arccos 360 deserve dad’s attention.
Give the golf dad in your life the versatility he loves and needs. The Wilson Triton features several new and improved technologies including 2 Titanium and Carbon Fiber sole plates to dial in your launch (yes, removable sole plates!), 4 movable weights that can be combined differently to perfect ball flight, and an adjustable hosel with 6 position settings for ultimate control. All these features add up to make the Wilson Triton the most adjustable driver on the market, and a great choice for any day on the course or the range.
Every Man Crate is delivered in a sealed wooden crate with a laser-etched crowbar. No bow, no ribbons, no fluff, and absolutely no instructions. This is a gift the golfing dad will brag to all his friends about. If he’s not a golfer you can also get Man Crates that cater to dad’s favorite NHL, NCAA, NBA, NFL and more!
– Vices –
GrowlerWerks original uKeg 64 is a mini keg in the size of a half-gallon growler, keeps beer cold and fresh. On the go or at home. Durable, double-wall vacuum insulated stainless steel. CO2 regulator cap with customizable tap handle and gauge. Brass carrying handle. Includes two 8 gram CO2 cartridges. If your dad is a lover of craft beer this is the gift that keeps giving.
Just in time for father’s day, Gurkha Cigars has unveiled the first cigars for the drinking connoisseur. This Father’s day give dad a guide to relaxation with Gurkha’s Malt Collection. Allow dad to sit back and relax while enjoying a fabulous cigar and a perfect pairing. Gurkha Cigars has announced the Malt Collection for Father’s Day, which features 5 premium cigars that pair perfectly for what is surely Dad’s favorite drink. The sampler box indicates its ideal pairing but the cigars also are great smoke on their own.
The Malt Collection Gift Box features:
- The Havana Spice Cigar: The ideal pairing is Aged Rum
- The Sherry Cask Cigar: The ideal pairing is sherry Cask single malts
- The Oak Blend Cigar: The ideal pairing is oaky Bourbon
- The Portwood Cigar: The ideal pairing is single malts that have been aged in Port barrels
- The Single Cask Blend Cigar: The ideal pairing is stronger single malt that is bold and powerful
Aged at sea, Jefferson’s Ocean is as unique as it gets for bourbon. This elusive whiskey hard to come by, but is worth every penny. We’ve been sipping on a bottle for the past couple weeks and absolutely love the intensely bold oak flavoring and smooth finish that leaves your mouth begging for more. If you father is a lover of whiskey, especially bourbon, this is a gift that won’t last long, but it will certainly make you his favorite child forever.
The creme of the crop in the scotch world, Johnnie Walker Blue Label is one of the most sought after… and expensive Scotches on the market today. In fact, each bottle is so rare and special the distillery individually numbers each bottle to recognize the rarity of the liquid within. And if that weren’t enough to give you pause, you should also know that every bottle of Blue Label is produced with whiskies that come from distilleries that no longer exist, making this rare blend even more special.
So how does it taste? Well, we’re glad you asked… On the nose Blue Label delivers has hints of smoke, wood and dried fruit, while the body is soft and mellow with sherry, honey and vanilla notes. It has a bold intensity of peatiness with dark chocolate overtones. There’s only one way to enjoy Johnie Walker Blue Label and that’s neat. No water or ice necessary -simply sip, swirl and repeat.
If dad likes to relax with a stogie or two he’s going to need a cutter to get the relaxation started. That’s where the XO comes in. The XO is a cutting machine, inspired by timeless design principles. The dual stainless steel blades operate on a patent pending planetary gear system, ensuring the blades open and close in perfect harmony, providing a guided and clean cut every time. The distinct, round aluminum body of the XO is built for relentless durability and exceptional performance. Engineered to simplify the standard double guillotine style cut.
If he already has a bad ass cutter, he’ll likely need a doubly awesome lighter to match. The Volta bundles XIKAR’s patented technologies to deliver a high performance quad flame tabletop lighter. The oversized push button ignition fits flush against the cylindrical metal body creating a powerful appearance. The high tech camera aperture-inspired lid protects the quad burners, keeping debris out with a quick twist of the top lid.
Is your father planning a trip? Well, don’t let him forget some cigars. This travel pack is the great way to get the best boutique cigars from point A to point B. Safe, secure, and humidified.
The Weekender has everything dad needs for your long weekend. The Weekender includes three premium cigars: ME658, Edicion Limitada (2010) #4, and an Adamas A55. Also included are matches and scissor cutter, all in a humidified travel case.
A blended bourbon consisting of whiskey aged 10 to 20 years and bottled at 104 proof, Wild Turkey Master’s Keep Decades was produced as a celebration of master distiller Eddie Russell’s 35th anniversary in 2017. This dirty bird isn’t what you remember stealing sips of from your dad’s dry bar back in the day. This is a refined, unapologetically bold bourbon, that is best served neat or with an ice ball. However your dad likes to sip whiskey, he’ll love this one from Wild Turkey.
Bottle caps, beware. This menacing little device is a force to be reckoned with. Fitting over a capped bottle, it just takes one firm push and no cap can escape. And with a magnet to keep caps from falling, cleanup is quick and easy.
– Style –
Two stripes of Pennsylvania-tanned Bridle Leather cut from the thick part of the hide sewn together with heavy-duty, bonded thread… this is the Filson 1 1/2″ Double Belt. It was built for style, durability and a touch of class. Your dad deserves the best, and Filson makes the best. This belt is a no brainer!
Since 1987, Sugoi has focused on quality, comfort, design, and durability to create purpose-built apparel for cycling, training and triathlon. Recently we had an opportunity to test their Trail Jersey and Trail Short while biking – you guessed it – the trials! Sugoi produces quality, lightweight apparel that feels great for biking or working out or just lounging around the house. If your pops is into biking while looking stylish we highly recommend the different options Sugoi has to offer.
Ok, ok… buying dad underwear might not seem like the traditional father’s day gift, but hears us out. With MeUndies you can make sure dad doesn’t have to keep sporting those embarrassing whitey tighties anymore. MeUndies Boxer Briefs are the ultimate feel-good undies. Built to last and made with our luxe and lightweight fabric, their generous pouch gives your stuff the support it needs without feeling too tight. Make it a one time purchase or get him a subscription. Either way he’ll become a MeUndies fan for life.
Socks are just socks, right? WRONG! Bombas are game-changing socks that have to be felt to be believed. Bombas set out to rethink a product that is an afterthought for most people. Athletic shoes have advanced tremendously in the last 20 years. Socks still look and feel exactly the same. Bombas was born out of a mission to help those in need, with one pair donated for every pair purchased.
A unique collaboration with Gore-Tex brings you a next-generation light hiking shoe that dad is sure to love
. Adidas exclusive air-channel design uses GTX-Surround Ventilation through midsole sidewall, with closed outsole. 360 degree climate comfort without compromising on waterproof protection and enhanced breathability. Also featuring speed lacing construction for fast and snug lacing, abrasion resistant weldings for protection, a Molded Ortholite® sock liner. Of course, a Continental Rubber outsole for extraordinary grip.