When it comes to camping, there are certain items and accessories that you will need to make your experience as enjoyable as possible. So if you know somebody who will be visiting Jellystone Park this next year, here are a few gift ideas you might want to consider.

Anybody who has ever spent time outdoors knows the importance of having the necessary tools to perform basic functions. Multi-tools feature a variety of very handy tools including pliers, screwdrivers, saw blades, bottle openers and more. You don’t want to be caught without one.

Nothing beats a cup of fresh coffee in morning, and you will be hard-pressed (get it?) to find a Starbucks out on most trails. Just because you are camping doesn’t mean you should sacrifice your love of java. There are many types, brands and styles of portable coffee makers that will take the edge off a cold night and give you the caffeine needed to kick start your day.

Camping and hiking go together like peanut butter and jelly. So anybody who is a hiking enthusiast should own a pair of hiking poles. There are several styles of hiking poles available, most are adjustable and collapse for easy storage. You can discover hiking poles with such features as a built-in compass, a compartment for storage and built-in flashlight.


For the youngsters who have never experienced camping before, a copy of Curious George Goes Camping is a must. By far, this is the best book about camping.

Now, rush out and pick up these items for the camper in your family, it’s not too late.