Outdoor Gear Builders Holiday Gift Guide

2018 Outdoor Gear Builders Holiday Gift Guide

Whether you’re on the look out for the perfect holiday gift for the outdoors adventurer in your life, or you’re shopping to treat yourself this year, you don’t have to look much further than right here in Western Carolina. From climbing equipment, to snuggly sustainable apparel, to new boats, welcome to your home-grown holiday gift guide by the Outdoor Gear Builders!


Farm to Feet socks

Farm to Feet™ –  Damascus – Lightweight Technical Hiking Crew

Named for one of the most hiker-friendly towns anywhere along the Appalachian Trail, the Damascus is the go-to sock for serious section- and through-hikers. Targeted full-density padding provides blister protection during big-mile trips, while US-only materials and construction guarantee hard-wearing durability. MSRP $22.50

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Astral Dog Bed

Astral – AstroPad

The beloved AstroPad returns! The exterior is made from our shoe’s Hemp/PE canvas (naturally odor and rot resistant, and extremely durable). The removable and luxurious pad is made from a blend of our lifejacket foam scraps and PE fill. Guaranteed to bring your dog sweet dreams. MSRP $170 (Small), $185 (Medium), $200 (Large)

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Blue Ridge Chair Works Looking Glass Perch

Blue Ridge Chair Works – Looking Glass Perch

Open up new worlds with the Looking Glass Perch. A beautiful hybrid between an indoor and outdoor chair, use this adjustable stool – made from upcycled wood – in your kitchen space to brighten up any bar area, or move the portable wooden chair outside to comfortably observe everything from stars to starlings. MSRP $233

Shop the Looking Glass Perch


Misty Mountain Custom Harness

Misty Mountain – Custom Harness Builder

Misty Mountain’s Custom Harness Builder is a unique platform that allows each climber to customize a perfect harness for their climbing needs, complete with color, belay/rappel loop style, gear management style and custom sizing. MSRP $107.90 – $249.90

Shop the Custom Harness Builder


Simple Shot Shooting Sports

SimpleShot® Shooting Sports – The Hammer Slingshot/Slingbow

Capable of being shot with or without a wrist brace, this slingshot/slingbow offers the marksman the opportunity to have one unit to support multiple shooting disciplines. Whether you are an archer or bowhunter looking for the next challenge or enjoy bowfishing, The Hammer has got you covered. MSRP $99.99

Shop the Hammer Slingshot/Slingbow



Native Watercraft

Native Watercraft – Titan Propel 10.5

The Titan model has proven itself to be a bass fishing kayak extraordinaire. With the 10.5’ model, the Titan can more easily be transported in a truck bed while offering many of the same features as the 13.5’ model. All Titan models feature our Plastifoam technology which adds flotation for safety and increased stiffness for performance. MSRP $2,499

Shop the Titan Propel 10.5


ENO SuperSub Hammock

Eagles Nest Outfitters – SuperSub Hammock

Weighing in at only 9.8 ounces, the SuperSub™ Hammock shaves weight without sacrificing comfort.  The SuperSub™ has the same spacious dimensions as the top selling DoubleNest™ Hammock and an impressive 300lb weight rating. Designed with 30D ripstop nylon and aluminum toggles, this lightweight hammock is a trail ready package. MSRP $84.95

Shop the SuperSub Hammock


Diamond Brand Navy Free Dome Tent

Diamond Brand Gear – Free Dome Tent

Discover your own sense of freedom; whether you are car camping with the family or blazing a new trail through the wilderness. Our 3 season tent is built to last, forged in the highest quality, and crafted with a purpose in the Carolina Mountains. MSRP $349

Shop the Free Dome Tent


Bellyak Frequency

Bellyak – Frequency

The kayak for prone paddling. Maximum speed and glide for the whole family and overbuilt to give season after season of prone paddling awesomeness.  Features include a drop down/flip up skeg which allows your effort to be directed in the direction you want to go.  MSRP $799

Shop the Frequency


Recover Brands Bundle

Recover Brands – Bundle

Start your day with a cup of enlivening Charlotte-roasted Green Bean Coffee from your ceramic Recover mug, and it’s sure to kickstart an adventure.  Our 100% recycled material Horizon Hoody is inspired by those days of enjoying the great outdoors until the sun goes does, and helps you remember to always Enjoy the Ride! MSRP $50

Shop the Recover Bundle

Lucky Sheep Sleeping Bag

Lucky Sheep – Lightweight Wool Sleeping Bag

The world’s most comfortable sleeping bag! A soft, fluffy way to wrap yourself up when sleeping in the wilderness or anywhere. MSRP $327-$497

Shop Lucky Sheep Sleeping Bag


RightLine Gear Tent

RightLine Gear – SUV Tent

The Rightline Gear SUV Tent lets you camp without leaving all the luxuries of home behind. The adjustable nature of the vehicle sleeve allows the tent to connect to the back of any SUV, minivan, crossover, wagon, Jeep Wrangler hard top, or pick-up truck with cap, WITH or WITHOUT a roof rack. The tent works for vehicles with a rear hatch door or rear barn doors. MSRP $279.95

Shop the SUV Tent


Watershed McKenzie

Watershed Drybags – McKenzie Bike Bag

Welcome to our very first bike specific bag: the McKenzie! Using the same Navy SEAL approved ZipDry technology that’s employed in our other Watershed drybags, the McKenzie also features abrasion-resistant fabric, reflective tape, and a 100% submersible closure system that affixes quickly and easily to your handlebars with a secure mounting system. MSRP $129

Shop the McKenzie



Liquid Logic Kayak

LiquidLogic Kayaks – Delta V 88

With this model, we created a creek boat that will behave very well in any situation. The paddler will get the feeling that the DELTA V is taking care of them while on the water. With soft edges, smooth Braaap inspired rocker and a shorter platform, the DELTA V allows the paddler to go anywhere their intended line takes them. MSRP $999

Shop the Delta V 88



RockGeist bag

Rockgeist – Bikepack USA – Mudlust Custom Framebag

Mudlust Fully is a full suspension framebag specifically designed for full suspension mountain bikes. Like all Mudlust framebags, the Fully uses PhotoFit™ to create a perfect fit to the curves of your full suspension “triangle”.  X-Pac™ or Cordura® is used for the outer and inner fabric and Ballistic Cordura® is used on the spine where the bag touches the frame. MSRP $135.00 – $180.00

Shop the Mudlust Custom Framebag



Industry Nine MatchStix

Industry Nine Componentry – MatchStix

The MatchStix multi-tool will take care of you when you’re out there and need a little help. Integrated into your 15mm front thru bolt, the MatchStix handle seconds as a chain breaker, 5mm hex, spoke tool, and the bit receiver all in one. MSRP $145

Shop the MatchStix


Happy Holidays one and all! Thanks for loving, and shopping, local with the Outdoor Gear Builders of WNC <3