Survival Gear Christmas Gifts For The Prepper In Your Life
Some people can be difficult to buy Christmas presents for because it seems like they have everything! But if you are buying a Christmas present for a prepper, there are literally hundreds of fantastic products available which can help them improve their emergency preparedness.
Here are some of the best survival gear for preppers.
7) Survival Books
The strongest tool in a prepper’s toolkit is knowledge. Without understanding how to navigate foreign terrain, treat wounds, purify water or build a shelter, a survivalist will not survive for very long!
A lot of this knowledge is shared between people, but a great deal is available from reading books. There are hundreds of high-quality prepper, survivalist and emergency preparedness books — here are a few of the best!
- SAS Survival Handbook
- The Prepper’s Pocket Guide: 101 Easy Things You Can Do to Ready Your Home for a Disaster
- The Ultimate Survival Manual (Outdoor Life): 333 Skills that Will Get You Out Alive
- Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival
- Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide: Food, Shelter, Security, Off-the-Grid Power and More Life-Saving Strategies
- A Field Guide to Edible Wild Plants: Eastern and central North America
- The Survival Medicine Handbook: A Guide for When Help is Not on the Way
- Shelters, Shacks, and Shanties: The Classic Guide to Building Wilderness Shelters
6) Hunting, Farming and Food Preparation Tools
Any prepper who is focussed on becoming self-sufficient will be interested in collecting tools that help them hunt for food, grow food, cook food and preserve food. There are dozens of gadgets and tools that can help a prepper achieve this goal.
Here are just a few:
- Pressure cooker and canner
- Biomass stove and/or Solo Stove Camp Stove
- Kelly Kettle Trekker
- Victorio VKP250 Food Strainer
- Excalibur 2500 Food Dehydrator
- Titanium Spork
- Heirloom Seeds
- Gravity fed irrigation kit
- Emergency Food Rations – 3600 Calorie Bar – 3 Day Supply
- Best Glide Emergency Survival Fishing Kit
- Outop Picnic Camping Hiking Backpacking Pot Pan Cookware
- Leatherman Wave Multitool with Leather/Nylon Combination Sheath
- A new hunting rifle or a rifle Scope
- Ammunition Case
5) Water Purification Tools
As any competent prepper knows, surviving more than a few days will require a plentiful supply of clean, drinkable water.
Preppers must gather the tools necessary to collect, purify, filter and store water. There are various tools to help you achieve this and there are also portable gadgets to help you quickly purify water while on the move. They make great Christmas presents.
- LifeStraw Personal Water Filter (best selling portable water filter on the market) or the Sawyer MINI
- LifeStraw Family 1.0 Water Purifier
- 4 Gallon Water Counter top Filtration System
- Potable Aqua Water Treatment Tablets
- Sawyer Products Mini Water Filtration System
- Colloidal Silver
- Katadyn Survivor 35 Desalinator
4) Renewable Energy Devices
In the past few years, the number of portable renewable energy devices on the market has increased greatly. The efficiency of the renewable energy devices has also improved and solar panels are now far more efficient than they were 10 years ago. These are all great options for prepper Christmas presents:
- IMAGE® Hand Crank and Solar Powered LED Lantern 5.5V/ 50mA Solar Panel for Outdoor & Indoor
- Solar Powered AA and AAA battery charger
- Goal Zero 19010 Guide 10 Plus Solar Charging Kit (with built-in LED flashlight and mobile phone charger)
- Goal Zero BONUS Yeti 1250 Solar Generator Kit with cart (large kit)
- Multi-functional Solar Charger
Basic tools are useful for everything from building a permanent shelter or planting a garden. Preppers love receiving a new tool which performs a specific function better than their old tool or has some other advantage like increased durable or portability. Here are a few great choices:
- 5 in 1 Multi-Purpose Tool
- Gerber Freescape Hatchet
- Outdoor Compact Chainsaw — Best Hand Saw for Camping
- Smith’s PP1 Pocket Pal Multifunction Sharpener
- Miscellaneous Gardening tools
- Portable toolkits
2) Survival Equipment
In recent years, many more people have begun to improve their emergency preparedness and survival skills.
Manufacturers have noticed this growing market and have added hundreds of new and innovative produces to the market. Compared to 20-years ago, the range of survival equipment available now is truly staggering.
That means there are plenty of options for prepper Christmas gifts! Here are a few pieces of survival equipment that make great prepper Christmas presents:
- Paracord Grenade
- 159 Piece First Responder First Aid Kit
- A new wallet, the T.H.E Wallet J.R, the RFID Blocking Flip Up Wallet or the Maxpedition Spartan
- Bear Grylls fire starter. or SE FS374 Magnesium Fire Starter
- Emergency Survival Mylar Thermal Reflective Cold Weather Shelter Tube Tent
- Emergency Mylar Thermal Blankets
- Survivor HK-106320 Outdoor Fixed Blade Knife 7 Overall WITH FIRE STARTER
- Fantastic Wind & Waterproof Survival Matches: 2 Packs of 20 Matches Each In Waterproof Containers
- Gerber Bear Grylls Ultimate Kit
- Neolite Double Camping Hammock – Lightweight Portable Nylon Parachute Hammock for Backpacking,
- The Ultimate Paracord Survival Kit Bracelet by LAST MAN Survival Gear
- Swiss Army Knife
- Israeli Civilian Gas Mask with NBC NATO Filter
- Adventure Medical Kits Adventure Medical Sportsman Bighorn Kit, 5.872 Ounce
- Keyring survival kit
- Mountain HardWear – SuperMega 2 – 2 Person Tent
1) Communication and Navigational Devices
There are often new communication and navigational products that have better features and increased battery life than older models. For this reason, preppers are often upgrading their communication and navigational gear. They make great Christmas presents!
- Motorola MH230R 23-Mile Range 22-Channel FRS/GMRS Two-Way Radio
- Self-powered weather radio
- Solar powered radio
- Military Lensatic Sighting Compass with Pouch
- Night Vision Monocular or Binoculars
- Signal Mirror
- Waterproof maps of your local area
- Yaesu FT-897D All-Mode HF thru UHF Transceiver AM-FM-CW-USB-LSB (High-end present)
As you can see, there are dozens of options which will make the prepper in your family extremely happy!