BMC Shop Holiday Gift Guide 2023: Outdoor Essentials and Stocking Fillers

Posted by Katy Shilladay on 03/11/2023
Photo: Calum Muskett, Tryfan

The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than with the gift of adventure? At the BMC Shop, we've curated a selection of travel essentials and stocking fillers that will delight any outdoor enthusiast. From waterproof bags to hiking boot keyrings, our collection has something for everyone, with prices starting as low as £7.99. Whether you're gearing up for your next expedition or looking for the perfect stocking stuffer, we've got you covered.

Travel Essentials from £7.99

Exped Fold Dry Bag Classic 4pk

Lightweight and waterproof storage bags with roll-top closure. Made of durable and pliable PU coated taffeta nylon with 10,000mm water column and fully taped seams for waterproof performance. The bright inner PU coating lights up the interior of the bags for excellent overview of contents. 

Starting from £44.99

Exped Typhoon 25

Offering weather protection in a durable and lightweight pack, this versatile single-compartment backpack features a roll-top closure and compact body design. This heavy-duty daypack made of durable ripstop nylon and taped seams is 100% waterproof and withstands incidental contact with rock. Two side stretch pockets and front daisy chains offer storage and attachment points outside the closed pack. The padded back and removable hip strap helps to increase versatility.

Starting from £54.99

La Sportiva For Your Mountain Socks Black/Sangria - Pack of 3

These lightweight yet durable performance socks are designed to feel like a second skin. Featuring innovative Q-Skin® yarn embedded with silver ions, they excel at moisture wicking and offer durable anti-bacterial regulation.

Starting from £16.99

Outdoor Provisions Starter Pack

The best way to start your all-natural energy journey with Outdoor Provisions. This pack includes incredibly tasty, all-natural bars and nut butters to try on your next adventure, all wrapped in home-compostable packaging.

Starting from £14

Lifeventure – Hydroseal Phone Case

This waterproof phone case boasts an IPX8 rating, making it submersible for up to 10 metres for 30 minutes. It includes a nylon cord lanyard and 3 x lashing points with touchscreen compatibility.

Starting from £11.99

Lifeventure SFL Towel Grey 

The grey SoftFibre Light Travel Towel is super lightweight fabric makes it fast drying. With a soft feel, it absorbs 6 times its own weight in water, but dries 9 times faster than a conventional towel.

Starting from £9.99

Lifeventure RFID Charger Wallet

Never run out of charge for your phone with the RFiD charging wallet. Featuring an integrated charger pocket which is home to an ultra-slimline, lightweight 2500 mAh power bank that will provide a full charge for a phone wherever you are. Suitable for mobile phone devices, the power bank comes with a micro USB and lightning adapter for Apple iPhone. It is also ideal for giving tablets, small cameras and even head-torches a power boost whilst you are on the move and away from electric points.

Starting from £19.99


Calendars from £9.99

Colin Prior Scotland Wild Places Calendar 2024

Scotland is renowned for its breath-taking scenery, and this Colin Prior Scotland Wild Places calendar showcases some of its finest views.

Starting from £9.99

Wild Nature Calendar 2023

The 2024 Wild Nature wall calendar contains 12 stunning images from award winning photographers.

Starting from £11.50


Stocking fillers from £11.99

Lifeventure x BMC Thermal Mug

A popular addition the BMC line-up, this thermal mug from Lifeventure is robust leakproof and extremely robust, keeping your drinks hot or cold for hours. In an eye-catching khaki green and featuring the BMC Retro logo, this mug is perfect for throwing in a rucksack on your next adventure!

Starting from £19.99

Life Straw

Always have a back-up plan in place! The LifeStraw Peak Series Straw is the essential accessory for hill walking, climbing and mountaineering. This ultralight and durable device is perfect for your backup hydration, emergency or on-the-go needs.

Starting from £30.99

Boot Bananas

Fragrant and moisture-absorbing shoe deodorisers designed for climbing boots, running shoes or any other “fruity” footwear. Made from naturally absorbent salts, minerals and plant extracts with lavender, lemon, patchouli and tea-tree essential oils all wrapped in a 100% cotton banana skin

Starting from £12

Crag Swag Walking Boot Keyring

The perfect gift for the walker in your life! A miniature walking boot crafted with meticulous attention to detail, cast in bronze, and perfected by hand in Italy by Andrea Sampaoli, Master Goldsmith and Alpinism Instructor.

Starting from £20.99


Guide books from £30.99

North Wales Limestone: The Definitive Guide 2023

This guide covers all the climbing spots along the North Wales coastal area, detailing a whopping 2,000 routes. What’s more, all profits from sales will be donated to access and environmental projects, including the North Wales Bolt Fund

Starting from £30.99

Leonidio 2023 Guide Book

Discover why many are considering Leonidio as ‘the new Kalymnos’. This guide, published by the local climbing cooperative, presents the area with its rich history and unique qualities. Located on the Mediterranean coast of the Peloponnese peninsula, surrounded by beautiful rock formations, the small town of Leonidio is a perfect destination for climbing in Greece.

Starting from £39.99

TARRAGONA CLIMBS: 3rd Edition 2023

This is the 3rd edition of the best-selling Lleida Climbs selective guidebook to one of the finest sport climbing venues in Europe: the Catalan province of Lleida in Northeast Spain.

Starting from £33.95

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