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Best Fathers Day Gifts for an Eco-Friendly Dad

5 Father’s Day Gifts for the Outdoorsy Dad

Who doesn’t love the outdoors? Nature at its finest can be enjoyed with hiking, mountain biking, camping and so many other activities. If your dad loves to head outside for fresh air, then you might want to consider these 5 gifts dedicated to the outdoor enthusiast this Father’s Day.

Ultimate Eco-Friendly Gift Guide for Dads

Patagonia Refugio Pack

With plenty of pockets to choose from, the Refugio Pack (about $55-$85) is great for any outdoor enthusiast. The largest section is big enough for a laptop during the week and can hold a generous water bladder for weekend adventures. :: Available at Amazon (Note: The Refugio Pack is no longer available, but there are other options available.)

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Fathers Day Gift - Patagonia Refugio Pack

Upcycled Tent Dopp Kit

Handmade in Mexico, this Dopp Kit ($38) is made from reclaimed fabric discarded by camping tent manufacturers. Durable and lightweight, it’s perfect for camping. :: Available at Amazon

Fathers Day Gift - Upcycled Tent Dopp Kit

G-Shock Atomic Tough Solar Watch

Shock-resistant and water-resistant, the Casio G-Shock Atomic Tough Solar Watch ($99) only needs the sunlight to keep it running. :: Available at Amazon

Fathers Day Gift - Eco Gadget - G-Shock Atomic Tough Solar Watch

BPA-Free Better Bottle

A spill-proof bottle is always desired on the hiking trails and bike paths. This BPA-Free Better Bottle by CamelBak ($10-26) is sure to fit the need and can be easily used with one hand. :: Available at Amazon

Fathers Day Gift - CamelBak BPA-Free Better Bottle

Solar Crank Radio

Whether your dad wants to charge this radio (about $30) with sunlight or a few cranks it is sure to help in any emergency situation.  Dad is sure to take this small radio with him on any adventure. :: Available at Amazon

Fathers Day Gift - Eco Gadget - Solar Powered Crank Emergency Radio

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Mark Your Calendars – Roadmonkey’s Latest Expedition Announced for Patagonia Wine Country in January 2011

A first trip to Patagonia, Roadmonkey recently announced it’s January 2011 Patagonia Expedition will combine horseback riding, bicycling, and a local volunteer project. This expedition will be Roadmonkey’s second trip to Latin America and will include some of the most breathtaking landscape on the planet. Located in Argentina and Chile, the Patagonia Expedition will take 8 days. Stops along your route include tastings in Patagonia’s developing wine country followed by 4 days of building either a playground or a community fruit and vegetable garden in cooperation with a Patagonia indigenous community.

 Roadmonkey's January 2011 Patagonia Expedition takes you to South America. Along the Patagonia Expedition Route you'll experience some amazing views.

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Further details of Roadmonkey’s 2011 Patagonia Expedition will include an itinerary and route map, cost and exact time frame as well as information regarding lodging, food and other pertinent information will be revealed when arrangements are finalized.

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