Travel Loot

12 Gifts for the Dad Who's Always Up for an Adventure

by Berit Baugher

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It’s time to celebrate our favorite adventure-loving dads. A nice bottle of wine or a home-cooked meal will usually do, but this Father's Day we have bigger and better ideas that speak to his globetrotting tendencies.

Gentlemen’s Hardware Flight Ready Kit

Prepare your favorite jet-setter for last-minute adventures with a travel-friendly container filled with toiletries in a clean sandalwood and citrus scent. ($20)

Shake Shack Recipes and Stories

The go-to spot for guilty-pleasure junk food reveals its secrets so that dad can recreate their famous burger, crinkle-cut fries, and hand-spun frozen custard shakes at home. ($16)

Grado Superiore Headphones

An exquisite pair of Brooklyn-built headphones, made from hand-carved maple and smoked chrome, are guaranteed to block out noise pollution on his next long-haul flight. ($2,695)

Curated Steak Box From Snake River Farms

The gift of a perfectly cooked steak is even better when it includes all the tools to do it yourself, four pieces of American Wagyu filet mignon, and an easy-to-follow tutorial from James Beard award-winning chef Hugh Acheson. ($199)

Black Insomnia Whole Bean Coffee

Nothing like a cup of the world's strongest coffee to survive a nasty case of jet lag. The naturally sweet, walnut-esque flavored medium roast is made with a blend of beans from Brazil, Ecuador, Guatemala, and Rwanda. ($20)

Desmond & Dempsey Shorty Pajama Set

Elevate his PJ game with a tailored set of cotton pajamas in a Serengeti safari-inspired print. (£150)

Kammok Wallaby Ultra-Light Travel Hammock

A portable and lightweight hammock packs down to the size of a soda can. ($65)

One Year On A Bike

One man, one bike, and one long cross-continental cycling journey recounted in a stunning visual travelogue. ($43)

Fjällräven Travel Toiletry Bag

The lightweight and durable dopp kit was inspired by and designed in Sweden for toting bathroom essentials across the globe. ($50)

DJI Spark Drone

Along with serious photo and video capabilities, the pro dronemaker's newest model will take off and land in the palm of his hand. Now that’s what we call fancy. ($700)

Graf Lantz Bedford Weekender

A slouchy and unstructured waxed cotton canvas duffel for long weekend adventures. ($450)

Gose Gone Wild Beer Kit

Made in collaboration with Baltimore's Stillwater Artisanal, the easy-to-brew sour beer kit fields a refreshingly funky and deeply complex batch of beer. ($40)

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