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2020 Father’s Day Gift Guide

June 3, 2020

What do you get the Dad who seems to have it all? Year after year, we search for the perfect gift in response to “I don’t need a thing”. This year, we went straight to the source and asked some NOC Dad’s what items are on their wishlist (and added why we love them).

Astral Brewer 2.0

Astral took a regular sneaker and kicked it into adventure-ready wear! Next time Dad tries to grab those plain white shoes (you know the ones) for an afternoon adventure – he’ll have a new, stylish, comfortable option!

Browse the Brewer here ➝ 


Kokatat Rogue Dry Top

If your adventure-loving Dad enjoys spending time paddling, he will appreciate this Dry Top from Kokatat! This is the perfect dry top for keeping Dad fresh & comfortable year round.


Mountainsmith Lumbar Day Pack

The votes are in! This Mountainsmith Day Pack is a must-have for Dad! Go ahead and hide that fanny pack … please. This tried and true pack has acted as a disc golf bag, day hike pack, messenger bag, diaper bag, the list goes on!

Shop all colors here ➝


Patagonia Wavefarer Walk Shorts

Is your Dad a well-rounded adventurer? These shorts are the perfect option for every day wear or that spontaneous adventure. The Stretch Wavefarer Walk Shorts feel like board shorts and are quick drying with 50+ UPF Sun protection. Water or land, he’ll be ready! Grab a pair online ➝ 

Gifts are great, but there is nothing that replaces a memory made as a family on the river. Plan the ultimate surprise for the father figure in your life and book a rafting adventure. Start planning today ➝

Shop all of these great options online, or stop by for a larger selection of gifts and gear at our locations in Bryson City and Gatlinburg!

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