Looking for cheap budget stocking stuffers for tent campers? You are in luck. There is an almost endless supply of inexpensive items for campers that can be used for stocking stuffers. Christmas is the best time to replace small items and consumables that get used during the camping season.
If you are not sure what to buy this list will get you started. There isn’t a camper around who wouldn’t love to have most or all of the items found here. The best thing is that these items can be picked up and purchased practically anywhere. No need to go to a sporting goods store. Check out places like your local hardware store and you favorite discount retailer like Wal-Mart, K-Mart or Target.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #1
Campfire starter sticks.
These little sticks are highly flammable and tremendously helpful for starting campfires. Look for these gems in the sporting goods section of the discount retail store. A small package will work for several fires. The price usually begins at around $3.00 per pack.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #2
Tarps are used to go under sleeping bags and tents to provide a moisture proof barrier between the camper and the ground. One hole is enough to compromise the usefulness of a tarp. They come in several different sizes. Choose based on the approximate tent size of your camper. Tarps can be purchased at hardware stores, discount retailers or sporting good stores.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #3
Waterproof first aid kid.
A small waterproof first aid kid makes a nice stocking stuffer. Everything on the inside will stay nice and dry even when the outside is exposed to moisture or rain. These start at around $5.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #4
Hand crank flashlight.
There’s no need to use batteries with a hand crank flashlight. Simply pump the handle a few times and your camper will have hours of light. When the charge dwindles, simply pump the handle again to recharge. These cost as little as $5 and are great in a variety of settings. Choose one that stands on its own or hangs and it can double as a tent light.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #5
If you have a tent camper on your list replacement tent pegs are a good idea. These little things are easily lost and left behind or become damaged through use. An inexpensive set can run $10.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #6
These come contained in their own package. Dry meals are great for campers to carry with them. Add boiling water to the package and fold down the top. Dinner is ready in about 10 minutes. The cost varies per package. Prices start at around $7-$10.
Cheap Stocking Stuffers for Tent Campers Idea #7
Foldable rain poncho.
A small disposable rain poncho can be easily stored in a backpack or bag. These come in handy for sudden rainstorms. Prices start at around $1.00.