Zenbivy's Guide to Gifting icon

November 11, 2020 2 min read

November is well on its way and the holiday season will be here before we know it. Whether you’re buying for a loved one or treating yourself, we’ve put together a gift-giving guide to help you select the perfect gift for that outdoorsy person in your life.

Shop the Holiday Gift Guide collections:

(Post-Holiday-Season update: These collections are no longer live on our website. However, all gear can be viewed HERE.)

Stocking Stuffers - Good things come in small packages. Top off their Zenbivy Bed with our 2-piece pillow and a durable dry sack compression set.

The Beginner Backpacker - Once they've discovered the wonderful world of backpacking, there's no going back! Give the gift of adventure and get them out there comfortably with our best selling 3-season sleep system.

The Cold Weather Camper - For some of us, cold weather marks the end of our outdoor season, but for others, it's only the beginning! Do crisp air, fallen leaves, and fresh snow sound like three of their favorite things? We've got them covered. 

The Ultralight Hiker - For the ultralight backpacker in your life that wants to go far, go fast, and carry as little weight as possible, the Zenbivy Light Bed is for them.

Choosing a Bed

What kind of activities do they like to do? Are they mainly a car camper, loading up their car and driving to a developed campground? Or do they backpack and set up camp miles down the trail? Maybe they do a bit of both?

The Zenbivy Bed is an excellent option for those that mostly car camp but sometimes backpack.
The Zenbivy Light Bed is ideal for backpackers but is also great for campgrounds.
The Zenbivy Light Quilt is perfect for the ultralight, minimalist backpacker in your life.

Check out our full Bed guide here.

Choosing a temperature rating 

What time of year are they most active outdoors? Where do they tend to go and what is the average temperature there? 

Are they someone that is just naturally cold all the time? The 10° is for them!
Are they a strictly-summer camper? Maybe check out our 40° Light Bed.

Something to keep in mind: We list the EN Limit Rating on our Beds. The comfort rating is generally 8°-10° warmer. Comfort ratings are used to indicate the temperature at which a naturally cold sleeper might feel most comfortable. 

Choosing a size 

You'll need to know their height and weight. View our full size guide here. When in doubt, size up! 

Our holiday return policy

Worry-free gifting, that's what we like! We have extended our return policy for the holiday season. Items purchased after November 12th may be returned or exchanged up until January 4th, 2021. Returned products must be unused, with the original packaging, and in the same condition you received them. View our full return policy here.

Decision fatigue? We've got you covered.

We know buying a sleep system for someone else can be tricky. After all, it's a very personalized thing. Check off their wishlist in one simple step and spread the joy of adventure this holiday season with a Zenbivy Gift Card. Available in denominations from $50 to $1000.