The Active Times Holiday Gift Guide 2013

Tons of great gift ideas for runners, fitness freaks, cyclists, campers—and everyone!

It's that time of year again.[slideshow:806]

Thanksgiving rolls around, and suddenly you've got more people to shop for than ideas or time.

Let us help. Everybody knows a fitness freak, or a runner who can't stop talking about her next race, or a cyclist who'd rather quit his job than drive to work, or a backpacker who's ticking off the days till spring...

The point is, we've got a few ideas. See for yourself.

Shopping for someone in particular? 
• 16 Gifts for the Avid Traveler
12 Gifts for Skiers and Snowboarders
11 Gifts for Dogs
• 5 Gifts for the Fitness First-Timer
• 6 Gifts for Every Runner
6 Gifts for the Fashion-Forward Fit Freak
7 Gifts for Bicycle Commuters
5 Gifts for Tech Junkies

On a budget?
• 13 Websites for Great Deals and Cheap Gear
• 5 Ways to Buy Used Outdoor Gear

More ideas...

For skiers and snowboarders:
The Ultimate Ski and Snowboard Kit 2014
Top 10 Powder Skis 2014
Top 10 All-Mountain Skis 2014
Top 10 Resort Skis 2014
10 Top Insulated Jackets
10 Top Ski Goggles
10 Best Ski Jackets 2014
11 Backcountry Essentials
10 Top Base Layers For Cold-Weather Activity
• 10 Cozy Gifts for Keeping Warm
5 Warmest Gloves for This Winter

For cyclists:
• The Best Bikes of 2013
• 10 Top Bike Locks
• 28 Essentials for Bike Commuting

For gadget geeks:
• 12 Go-Anywhere Power Sources for Your Smartphone
• 12 Best Sport Watches
• 12 Top Headphones for Working Out
• 12 Best Rugged, Reliable Flashlights & Headlamps
13 Outdoor Smartphone Accessories
• 11 Fitness Gadgets
• 12 Best Sport Cameras
• 12 Pocket Multitools to Tackle Any Task
• Gear Review: A Strapless Heart Rate Monitor for Every Type of Athlete

For campers and outdoors enthusiasts:
Bad-Ass Backpacking Gear
• Best Sleeping Bags
• The Best Adventure Vehicles of 2013
• 12 Great Portable Grills
• 12 Best Bring-Anywhere Chairs
• The Best Outdoor Books of 2013
• Outdoor Gear for Your Dog
• 20 Green Products That Leave No Trace
Gear Review: The North Face 3-in-1 Triclimate Seraphi Jacket
• Gear Review: 3-in-1 Backpackable Suitcase By Osprey Ozone Convertible Series

For runners and fitness buffs:
• The 25 Best Running Shoes of 2013
13 Best New Running Shoes for Fall
10 Top Running Gear Picks
• The Best Running Shoes for Flat Feet
• Best Women's Yoga Gear
• Cold-Weather Workout Gear
• 12 Best Sport Sunglasses
 13 Best Water Bottles
• Gear Review: EvoFit's ensō Muscle Roller

 

Use the comment section below to let us know what's on your wish list this year!