Thinking of the best gift you can give a child who has just accomplished one of the highest achievements in scouting? Eagle Scouts are considered to be one of the most prestigious ranks in scouting.
We’ve compiled an extensive list of gifts that are sure to please any Eagle Scout. From adventure gear and outdoor clothing perfect for camping and hiking, to knives and cool tech gadgets, we’ve got you covered!
1. 3D Eagle Paperweight in Crystal Glass Cube
This decorative piece features an eagle in a lifelike pose with its wings spread to show its strength and beauty. This decorative paperweight is laser etched inside the clear glass cube and the sides are polished to accentuate the details of the design.
The intricately detailed 3D eagle can be viewed from any angle. Each paperweight is packaged in a lined gift box and comes complete with a solid black base.
This 3D paperweight is made of crystal glass and measures 3.1 inches x 2 inches x 2 inches in dimension.
2. Timex Men’s Expedition Metal Field Watch
Timex men’s expedition metal field watch is a timepiece for the adventurer in your life. It has a stainless steel case and bezel, a mineral crystal dial window, and it comes with a three-hand movement. The watch is characterized by reliability and assurance, featuring the Timex Indiglo nightlight that can double as an electronic compass.
It can withstand water pressure up to 330 feet deep and has a nylon strap with buckle closure.
3. Kelty Coyote 60-105 Liter Backpack
The KC bag is amazingly durable thanks to 100% construction with polyester fabric and polyurethane-coated nylon.
This high-capacity pack features a durable frame that’s designed for maximum carrying comfort and load management. Load lifters (5″ x 5″) are constructed from lightweight and comfortable PEVA foam.
It features a highly breathable foam pad that provides excellent cushioning and is covered with a durable water-repellant fabric.
4. KEEN Venice Leather Sport Sandals
If you’re looking for a shoe that will keep your feet happy all summer long, these Venice closed-toe leather sports sandals are the perfect match. Made from high-quality suede leather and synthetic materials with a rubber outsole, this sandal is comfortable and durable. Plus, it features Vibram® lugged outsoles for maximum traction and adjustable hook-and-loop straps to customize your fit.
These sandals are also waterproof and stain-resistant.
5. NEOVIVID Brass Compass
Ever find yourself not able to navigate where exactly you need to go? The brass compass engraved with Thoreau’s Go Confidently Quote and stamped leather case is the solution. This extremely handy item holds a compass with a brass engraving on the inside and features a leather case on the outside that is stamped with Thoreau’s go confidently quote.
6. Dicksons Soaring Eagles Figurine
The artisans who made this figurine have truly put their talent on the line to create something beautiful.
“Dickson’s soaring Isaiah 40:31 wings as eagles 7-inch resin stone table top figurine” is a statue that features an eagle in mid-flight.
This figurine was made out of polystone for a permanent, lifelike look. The colors are vibrant and eye-catching.
7. Casio Men’s Black Dive Watch
This classic, 14mm thick black dive watch is styled in an analog form and features quartz technology. The MDV106-1AV also has a date function, luminous hands and markers, a protective mineral crystal window, a screw-down crown and water resistance (up to 200m).
Its high-precision quartz movement ensures precise timekeeping. The easy-to-read analog display and large, bold numerals make it easy to tell the time in the dark.
8. FROGG TOGGS Men’s Ultra-Lite Waterproof Poncho
This lightweight poncho will keep you dry and toasty without adding a lot of weight. It also features reflective piping for increased visibility during the night.
The material used in this poncho is water-resistant and breathable so it’ll keep you comfortable even when it’s really wet outside. This is a lightweight poncho made out of 100% polyester with a DWR (Durable Water Repellent) finish .
You’ll find that this poncho sheds water well and dries quickly once it gets soaked or wet.
It has all the features you would expect from a high-quality poncho including a hood, drawstring waist, reflective piping on the helmet side, full-length arm openings and lots of pockets.
9. Foxelli Men’s Hiking Boots
If you are looking for a sturdy, comfortable, and stylish pair of shoes to wear while hiking or climbing mountains or hills, the men’s hiking boots by Foxelli are a perfect choice! It is made from 100% genuine leather and contains rubber soles.
The shoes also come in sizes ranging from 39 up to 47. The hiking boots have a low heel and feature additional padding on the heels, toes and ankle area to provide more comfort.
These shoes are great for light hiking, casual uses, and eagle scout trips.
10. AOFAR Military Compass
If you have a passion for self-reliance, then the AOFAR military compass is for you. This compass is not only durable, but has a variety of features that make it easy to use. The most notable of these is the map measurer.
This military compass offers a 45-degree angle and also points magnetic north.
It is equipped with a luminous dial for low-light conditions and has luminous markings on the compass dial.
11. Merrell Men’s Moab 2 Mid Gtx Hiking Boots
The Merrell GTX hiking boots are high-quality and versatile. Its lugs are made of two types of rubber to provide grip on slippery surfaces but still allow maximum flexibility while walking over rugged terrain.
As a top choice for serious hikers, this model is outfitted with an innovative sole that features two layers of molded EVA that’s lighter in weight yet stronger than a traditional plastic sole.
Another great feature of this athletic shoe is the dual-density foam that cradles your ankle. This shoe comes in five different sizes ranging from 6 to 14.
12. HOJ Co. DEER Bifold Full Grain Leather Wallet.
If you’re looking for a durable wallet with an elegant design this wallet will definitely be worth the cost. This leather wallet is made of 2.5mm thick top-grain leather sourced from the United States.
The smooth finish on this product gives it an elegant, sophisticated look and can help you keep your items organized easily, especially if you’re using an RFID blocking card in one of the pockets as well.
13. JUKMO Tactical Belt
The JUKMO tactical belt with a heavy-duty quick-release buckle is made of quality nylon webbing and has a D-ring closure. Crafted for long-lasting durability and with a breakaway strength of 300 pounds, this belt is tough enough to support your load.
The length is adjustable up to 24″.
The metal buckle and metal quick-release buttons are heavy-duty, making this an ideal tactical belt for a variety of applications, such as scouts, police officers, military operators, hunters, etc.
14. Gerber Gear Multitool
The Gerber Gear multitool is a must-have for your workbench or toolbox. It features extended, needle nose pliers along with a variety of other tools to help you get the job done. The tweezers are designed for grabbing small parts, and built-in wire cutters allow you to safely remove insulated electrical wires.
The pocket clip of these pliers makes it easy to carry with you, or you can attach it to your belt loop
15. GENNISSY 18/8 Stainless Steel 8oz Flask
The Gennissy stainless steel 8oz flask is absolutely 100% leakproof, with a navy blue leather cover, and 3 sleek cups. This stainless steel flask will keep your drink as cold or as warm as you want it – because of its vacuum insulation design. Dimensions are 7.8 in x 2 in x 3.2 inches (LxHxW).
It also has a wide mouth for easy filling and drinking. The exterior is tough and durable.
16. SCOUT 3-Way Bag Toiletry Bag
This Scout 3-way bag comes with 3 zipper compartments. It features a full zipper opening across the top for fast and easy access.
This item is perfect for carrying all your essentials while travelling. With this travel pouch, you can easily have your toiletries safe and secure no matter where you go.
17. Adidas Defender Duffel Bag
The Defender 4 is a versatile and functional duffel designed for travel. This bag is an ideal take-along companion for football players, athletes in general, and eagle scouts on the go. It features high-quality materials that are resistant to stains, watermarks, and tears.
The exterior is 100% nylon with a water-resistant coating and the interior of the bag has a smooth coated finish for padding your gear.
The shoulder strap has an adjustable length and is removable. To top it all off, the exterior is water repellent, so you don’t have to worry about getting your stuff wet!
18. PUMA Evercat Women’s Candidate Duffel Bag
The PUMA Evercat women’s duffel bag is stylish and practical. The bag can be carried in three different ways: as a backpack, over shoulder, or as a duffel bag. The bag is made of nylon fabric that is Everdry treated to prevent water absorption, which makes the bag durable and long-lasting.
There are two large pockets on the outside of the bag. Inside, there are two smaller pockets that are great for holding small items like phone chargers or other accessories. The padded straps of the bag are adjustable.
No matter what your preference or style, there is a color option for everyone.
19. Under Armour Adult Undeniable Duffle 4.0 Gym Bag
Crafted with rugged polyester, this lightweight bag features a 12-inch high-end shoulder strap and plenty of storage. Available in six colours and designed with plenty of pockets, it is perfect for work or play.
This high-quality gym bag has been constructed from polyester to give it durability and long-lasting wear. The polyester construction also makes it lightweight, making it easy to carry. Designed with a large main compartment and two external slip pockets, you can easily store your gym gear and other essentials.
This bag comes in at 12″ high with a shoulder strap that measures 18″ long and is available in six different colors.
Few Final Words
For those who have reached the pinnacle of scouting, this is a great list to pick from. Either for yourself or for someone else as a gift idea.
For those that are still on the path to becoming Eagle Scouts, reading through this list will remind them why it’s important to work hard and go beyond just getting badges because being an Eagle Scout means so much more than that.