Shopping for an outdoorsman, you can pretty much walk into any outdoor retailer blindfolded and not have a problem filling stockings and finding presents. But you might not make the best decisions.

After attending the Outdoor Retailer convention this year in Salt Lake City, we have an especially good perspective on what’s new and exciting from unique camp lights to portable power and winter jackets.

We’ve got the cutting-edge and the trusted favorites among outdoor gear in this 2015 Recreation Gift Guide.

 

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