A father is a son’s first hero and a daughter’s first love

No matter the occasion: Father’s Day, your dad’s birthday, any special event, or simply a gesture of love, sending a gift to your father is always a great idea. But sometimes it isn’t easy to choose what you should get for someone. With that in mind, we created this list of local gifts that you can send to your father while also supporting local businesses around you. Without further ado, let’s jump right into it.

Gifts for an Adventurous Father from Local Store

These gifts might be perfect for an adventurous father who loves hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness. Gift one of these local items to make sure he has what he needs out there, and you have the peace of mind as well.

Osprey Kestrel 68 by Foster Outdoor


Osprey
Kestrel 68

by Foster Outdoor

A pack that can handle sandstone canyons, snow-covered peaks, or hauling gear for a day of trail work, the Kestrel 68 can take it. The Kestrel’s close-to-body design and low-profile harness help you move efficiently through challenging environments for extended overnights.

Nemo M Forte 20 by Foster Outdoor


Nemo
M Forte 20

by Foster Outdoor

Over two-thirds of individuals rest on their side; Most sleeping bags are not ideal for this sleeping gesture, yet this sleeping bag is Equipped with a liberal cut at the elbows and knees so side sleepers can move positions serenely throughout the night.

W Backstop Sensor Gloves by Foster Outdoor


W Backstop
Sensor Gloves

by Foster Outdoor

The Backstop Sensor Gloves equipped with a tech-accommodating Sensor™ index finger are definitive high-energy liners, joining the most extreme breeze security and superb breathability.

Alpine Deluxe Kitchen Set by Foster Outdoor


Alpine Deluxe
Kitchen Set

by Foster Outdoor

This Alpine Deluxe Kitchen Set is MSR’s generally complete arrangement of instruments for outside cooking. A releasable webbing handle makes the defensive zippered case simple to hang anywhere. Inside are two cross-section pockets that supersede old-school flexible circles that will more often limit flexibility, loosen up, and lose their grasp over time.

Kahtoola MICROspikes by Foster Outdoor


Kahtoola
MICROspikes

by Foster Outdoor

This MICROspikes® footwear foothold is an ideal decision for safely climbing on icy trails and uneven territory—winner of Backpacker Magazine’s Hall of Fame Award and Editors’ Choice Gold Award.

ALPS Big C.A.T. Chair by Foster Outdoor


ALPS
Big C.A.T. Chair

by Foster Outdoor

The ALPS Mountaineering Big C.A.T. chair provides reliable, portable lounging with a compact folding design that fits in a shoulder bag. Its weight capacity is 500 lbs.

BLAQPAK by BLAQPAKS


BLAQPAK

by BLAQPAKS

Blaqpak contains an External notebook pocket that a zipper on the side can access. Not only for note pads and P.C.s, but this pocket is likewise ideally suited for identification docs while traveling easy to access without totally taking the pack off and keeping the items leveled and secure.

PDX by BLAQPAKS


PDX

by BLAQPAKS

Named after Pacific NW home, the PDX is intended to endure the steady shower of the Portland winter while keeping your basics dry inside.


Local Apparel Gift Ideas for Dad

Clothing and apparel are classic gifts and a safe choice as well. If you know what your father likes to wear, here are some fantastic local apparel items that your dad will love.

BLACK TEE by vero watch


BLACK TEE

By Vero Watch

Designed with maximum comfort in mind, minimalism by design. 100% cotton, this black tee has a smooth stretch fit and a rich tone. There is a hooligan planted mid-torso on the back, with a small logo on the front.

Outdoor Research Men's Helium Down Jacket By Foster Outdoor


Outdoor Research
Men’s Helium Down Jacket

By Foster Outdoor

This Outdoor Research 800 fill-down jacket is most durable, light, and technical with Diamond Fuse technology.

Royal Robbins Covert Cord Organic Cotton Stripe Foster


Royal Robbins
Covert Cord Organic Cotton Stripe

By Foster Outdoor

The perfect organic cotton corduroy shirt. Comfortable, durable, breathable, and light in weight. The plaid on the inside comes through to create a subdued effect and a unique appearance.


Darn Tough
Starboard Crew Lightweight

By Foster Outdoor

These grey lightweight socks are super comfy and durable.

Sunday Afternoons Vantage Point Trucker Hat by Foster Outdoor


Sunday Afternoons Vantage Point Trucker Hat

By Foster Outdoor

Foster Outdoor Banff Novelty Sweater by Foster Outdoor


Foster Outdoor
Banff Novelty Sweater

By Foster Outdoor

The heavy Donegal knit of this sweater gives it warmth and depth and a rugged yet refined Fair Isle style. Combining natural and technical fibers, these yarns provide thermal performance, natural odor resistance, durability, and ease of care.

Royal Robbins Bristol Organic Cotton Twill Long Sleeve by Foster Outdoor


Royal Robbins
Bristol Organic Cotton Twill Long Sleeve

By Foster Outdoor

This organic cotton shirt is incredibly soft, breathable, and easy to care for. Light but warm enough to wear during fall’s chillier days. It has a classic, versatile style that is suitable for urban wear.


Local Chocolates as Gifts

So here’s the thing everyone loves chocolate, and your dad might be shy to admit it, but chances are it’s true. Chocolates are a symbol of love & we put this on our list so you can explore some local chocolates to send to your dad, make his day sweet, and remind him of your love for him.

12 Piece Custom Box of Truffles by Missionary chocolate


12 Piece Custom Box of Truffles

By Missionary chocolates

Choose any 12 of your favorite truffle flavors from Missionary Chocolate

5 Piece Box of Truffles – Assorted by Missionary Chocolates


5 Piece Box of Truffles – Assorted

By Missionary Chocolates

Get an assortment of 5 of Missionary Chocolate’s delicious truffles.

HAZEL JONES 8 PACK by Oregon Bark


HAZEL JONES 8 PACK

by Oregon Bark

Taste the savory over to the sweet side for a sophisticated, unexpected, and sultry pairing. A subtle herbal surprise accompanies the caramel and Oregon hazelnuts.

EZRA CASH 8 PACK by Oregon Bark


EZRA CASH 8 PACK

by Oregon Bark

The flavor of India is evoked when cardamom and black pepper are blended with cashew butter in our signature sugar technique. They produce images of spice markets and chaat houses with their rich, fair-trade chocolate coating.

CHOCOLATE DIPPED GOJI BERRY, QUINOA, BLUEBERRY (12 BARS) by the Better Bar


CHOCOLATE DIPPED GOJI BERRY, QUINOA, BLUEBERRY (12 BARS)

by The Better Bar

Chocolate-Dipped Goji Berry, Quinoa, Blueberry flavored healthy raw pressed nutritional bars dipped in 63% cocoa, Made with 100% natural ingredients.

  • 4g Protein 3g Fiber Per 1.5oz Bar
  • Vegan, Gluten-Free, Kosher, Dairy Free, Soy Free, Nut Free
  • Non-GMO, No Trans Fat, No High Fructose Corn Syrup
  • No Artificial Flavors, No Added Sugars, No Artificial Colors

ORIGINAL GOJI BERRY, QUINOA, BLUEBERRY (12 BARS) by The Better Bar


ORIGINAL GOJI BERRY, QUINOA, BLUEBERRY (12 BARS)

by The Better Bar

Original Goji berry, Quinoa, Blueberry flavored Healthy raw pressed nutritional bars, Made with 100% natural ingredients.

  • 5g Protein 4g Fiber Per 1.8oz Bar
  • Vegan, Gluten-Free, Kosher, Dairy Free, Soy Free, Nut Free
  • Non-GMO, No Trans Fat, No High Fructose Corn Syrup
  • No Artificial Flavors, No Added Sugars, No Artificial Colors

CARDAMOMO COCOA MIX by Momo Cocoa


CARDAMOMO COCOA MIX *GOOD FOOD AWARD WINNER*

by Momo Cocoa

CardaMomo™ is a version of a traditional Scandinavian cold-weather delight to warm your days! Contains hints of Cardamom, Cinnamon & Vanilla, this ‘Good Food Award’ winner sets the stage as their most loved Cocoa.

MOMO DARK COCOA MIX by Momo Cocoa


MOMO DARK COCOA MIX

by Momo Cocoa

Strong yet impeccably adjusted, with an extraordinarily hearty profundity of flavor, Momo Dark Cocoa Mix keeps up with the uncommon richness for which Momo Cocoa is famous. For genuine chocolate lovers only.


Local Gift Ideas for Dads into Gardening and Plants

Another common trait Dads posses is the love of gardening and plants. What better than a beautiful gift for your father to make his life greener and constantly remind him of you. Hence a list of local plants is suggested as a gift to your father.

Macodes Petola from Shop Reclamation


Macodes Petola

from Shop Reclamation

Joyful Dirt from mi home nest


Joyful Dirt | Organic Fertilizer & Plant Food 2 oz. Shaker

from Mi Home Nest

Hoya Pandurata from Shop Reclamation


Hoya Pandurata

from Shop Reclamation

P. Sodiroi AFF from Mi Home Nest


P. Sodiroi AFF

from Mi Home Nest

Alocasia or Caladium "Hilo Beauty" - 4" from Wildehaus PDX


Alocasia or Caladium “Hilo Beauty” – 4″

from Wildehaus PDX


Local Self Care Gifts for your Dad

Self-care is essential, and sometimes our fathers are too busy to take care of themselves. To make sure your dad is doing so, you select and gift one of the below-mentioned local self-care products as gifts to your dad.

t-100 by Protalus


T- 100 Insole

by Protalus

Ultimate Comfort, Moderate Degree Of Arch Support, Ideal For Standard Volume Shoes

m-50 by Protalus


M- 75 Insole

by Protalus

Ultimate Comfort, Greatest Degree Of Arch Support, Ideal For Larger / Wider Shoes With Non-removable Factory Insoles

THE BATH BOX (BATH SOAK + BODY OIL + CANDLE) by Molly Muriel


THE BATH BOX (BATH SOAK + BODY OIL + CANDLE)

by Molly Muriel

DOWN TO EARTH (PATCHOULI) 5OZ by molly muriel


DOWN TO EARTH (PATCHOULI) 5OZ

by Molly Muriel


Books from Local Bookstores as Gifts

A book can be a perfect companion sometimes; we have handpicked some excellent books that can be given as gifts to fathers to remind them of the lovely bond between a father and their child and to remind them of the love a child has for their father.

Hair Love by Cherry from Maggie Maes Books


Hair Love by Cherry

from Maggie Maes Books

Based on the Oscar-winning short film! In this story of self-confidence and father-daughter love, Daddy’s up to the task of giving his daughter an extra-special hair style.

A Father's Love by Holt from Maggie Maes Books


A Father’s Love by Holt

from Maggie Maes Books

This heartwarming board book celebrates the love that fathers and children share in the animal kingdom.

It’s Trevor Noah: Born A Crime from Maggie Maes Books


It’s Trevor Noah: Born A Crime

from Maggie Maes Books

The young readers’ adaptation of Trevor Noah’s bestselling adult memoir Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood tells the story of growing up as half black and half white in South Africa under and after apartheid.

My Dad Used To Be So Cool by Negle from Maggie Maes Books


My Dad Used To Be So Cool by Negle

from Maggie Maes Books

With playful and emotional art, Keith Negley tells the story of a new father who is no longer the cool guy he once was.


Local Coffee & Tea Gift for Fathers

We have seen that Coffee (or Tea) is fuel for our dads, day after day, we see their love and need for this beverage. Why not gift one of these local Coffee and Tea products listed below as gifts then?

Ometepe Medium-Dark Roast by Sandino Coffee


Ometepe
Medium-Dark Roast

by Sandino Coffee

Ometepe is a medium-dark roast. Rich chocolate notes livened up with sweet berries, walnut, and tangerine tinges. Smooth with a subtle smoky taste and robust aroma.

Two Bags and a Mug by Sandino Coffee


Two Bags and a Mug

by Sandino Coffee

Herbal Chai (Herbal Blend) by Aesthete Tea


Herbal Chai
(Herbal Blend)

by Aesthete Tea

Wake Up Maggie [chai] Black Tea Blend  by Aesthete Tea


Wake Up Maggie [chai] Black Tea Blend

by Aesthete Tea


Local Watches as Gifts for Dads

It is not unusual for fathers to pass forward the watch their father gave them to their children. These little gadgets can carry the weight of emotions passed down to several generations. A Watch can also make an excellent gift for your father because it will remind him of you every time he looks at it.

ROSE CITY LIMITED EDITION - BURNSIDE  by Vero Watch


ROSE CITY LIMITED EDITION – BURNSIDE

by Vero Watch

NORTH COAST by Vero Watch


NORTH COAST

by Vero Watch


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April 14th, 2022 By lowkel  

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