Not sure what to get the road-warrior in your life? From practical to cozy to just plain fun, these gifts will help your loved one hit the road in style.
1. The Open Road
The ultimate guide to America’s best road trips, The Open Road features 50 Best Road Trips in the USA, with mile-by-mile highlights like outdoor adventures, kitschy roadside attractions, weekend getaways, and more.
From stunning waterfalls, glaciers, and geysers to wide open spaces begging to be explored, answer the call of the wild with Moon Yellowstone to Glacier National Park Road Trip.
3. Ranger Polarized Aviator Sunglasses
Don’t leave your loved ones squinting in the sun: these sunglasses are polarized, with UV protection and thin temples that keep a driver’s peripheral vision wide open.
4. GOOLOO Portable Car Jump Starter
Getting stranded with a dead battery on a lonely road sounds like the stuff of horror movies—but it doesn’t have to be. This portable jumper is small enough to fit in a glovebox, has a helpful LED light, and can jump start cars, motorcycles, snowmobiles, and even yachts (you know, just in case).
5. Awake Dark Chocolate Bars
Just the right size for a stocking stuffer, these caffeinated chocolate bars will keep drivers focused for long stretches when there’s no coffee stop in sight.
6. Matador Mini Pocket Blanket
This tiny blanket is downright magic. When packed away, it’s smaller than your hand, but unfolds into a durable picnic blanket for two—perfect for rest stops and mountaintops alike.
7. Hydro Flask Water Bottle
This stainless-steel water bottle keeps water cold without any condensation, and the sport cap makes it easy for drivers to keep a hand on the wheel and avoid spills. It’s a win-win.
8. Moon USA National Parks
Moon’s comprehensive guide to all 62 national parks is packed with tips for taking a national parks road trip—ideal for adventurers who want to cross off multiple bucket-list items at once.
9. EverBrite Mini LED Flashlights
In a sticky situation, it’s best to have more than one flashlight on hand. These LED flashlights come in fun colors and have a soft rubber grip. They also glow in the dark, so you can locate them quickly in an emergency.
10. MadLibs on the Road
The longest and most tedious highway journeys call for Mad Libs. Stuff this in the stocking of your favorite road-tripping family and they’re sure to have a _________(adjective) time.
11. Fujifilm Instax Mini 9
This instant camera is both practical and trendy, complete with a built-in selfie mirror and an extra close-up collapsible lens. Get this for the young road-tripper in your life who wants to document everything along the way.
12. Regal Games Travel Bingo
Bingo is an old-school classic, fun for the whole family (or group of adults, no judgment here!).
13. Yeti Roadie 20 Cooler
Made for the most serious road-tripper on your list, this Yeti cooler means business. With extra thick walls and a freezer-tight seal, it protects against extreme temperatures—and bears!
14. Moon Route 66 Road Trip
What’s more classic Americana than a road trip that honors the spirit of Route 66? With lists of the best hikes, bites, roadside curiosities, and more, this guide explores all the extraordinary landscapes and big cities along the way.
15. AERIS Travel Pillow
This super-soft travel pillow also comes with earplugs and an eye mask, so passengers can rest up for their next stint behind the wheel.