There’s gotta be more than a few ladies in your life that have resolved to pick up backpacking in the coming year. Not only has connecting with nature through camping and hiking have shown to reduce cortisol levels (high cortisol levels, by the way, are associated with high stress), but being out in the wilderness is just how we were meant to be.

Got someone special that's newly obsessed with backpacking? One of these gifts will surely make her season.

Know a bad ass lady that loves to backpack? OR a lady that's planning on getting into backpacking next year? Try these gifts on for size.

Want to make a meaningful purchase for the lady in your life that’s just starting out on the trail? One of these gifts (under $400) will make her season.

Osprey Aurora 65 AG Backpack ($250)

New Outlander 20L Packable Daypack ($17)

Danner Women’s Mountain Light Cascade Hiking Boot ($360)

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite Sleeping Pad ($159)

Smartwool Hike light Crew Socks ($40)

AMK S.O.L. Survival Kit ($35)

The North Face Thermoball Full Zip Jacket in Patriot Blue ($216)

Warby Parker Dempsey Sunglasses in Polished Gold ($149)

REI Joule Sleeping Bag ($239)

REI Passage I Tent ($139)

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