The Chicest Outdoor Gear For Moms Who Hike

Uppababy Ridge

Uppababy’s all-terrain Ridge jogging stroller might be just the gift for a new mama who is getting back into her running routine. Suitable for walking from three months, with appropriate accessories, and for running when baby is able to hold their head up unassisted, the Ridge works for children up to 55 pounds. For easier handling when jogging or running, the Ridge has an adjustable handlebar, included water-bottle holder, a two-stage suspension system, large and never-flat tires, and reflective accents. For mothers who are driving to a running route, the Ridge also has a one-handed fold capability and stands when folded for easy loading and unloading.

Gigi C Spring Loungewear

For the mother who is hiking in warmer climates, or more specifically trying to look her best for the ‘gram on a morning hike through Runyon Canyon (or just trying to channel that vibe), Gigi C’s new short and sports bra loungewear sets are the perfect yummy-mummy hiking set for spring. CEO & Founder Gigi Caruso shares that the new collection is, “a minimalist’s dream for those days where less is more. Sticking to the classic Gigi C aesthetic of clean lines and perfectly contoured styles designed for comfort, the raised rib fabric gives the pieces an effortless texture, the black & white colorway keeps things simple and essential, and the silhouettes remain timeless, making it a collection that works for every lifestyle.”

Kibou Fanny Pack Diaper Bag

Created by two Brooklyn moms and manufactured with vegan leather and canvas, Kibou’s clever, minimalist diaper bag comes with a slew of handy compartments specifically designed for active moms. Features include a built-in and detachable changing pad, built-in waterproof pocket to hold wet wipes, interior slots for credit cards and a key/pacifier hook. Kibou gives 1% of every sale to mothers and children affected by incarceration through a partnership with Hour Children.

Free People Hot Shot Onesie

If we’re talking beach hikes and short morning walks along your local trail, FP Movement’s Hot Shot Onesie is an easy answer for what to wear when throwing on technical gear feels like overdoing it. Super-soft, extra comfortable and perfect for spring and summer weather, Free People’s Hot Shot Onesie has a relaxed fit with dropped armholes, dropped crotch and oversized pockets to fit anything smaller than your water bottle.

Bespoke Post Insulated Dry Bag and Cooler

When hiking in coastal areas, on beach vacations or even just to a picnic destination, an insulated dry bag can keep gear safe and dry or keep lunch fresh. And likely something she wouldn’t purchase for herself. Surprise her with a large dry bag that also contains a cooler, with a roll-top closure and heat-treated seams for absolute air-tightness. The interior cooler is removable and can be used to keep food and drinks cold for hours.

Wear One’s At

Sure, there may be more functional hiking gear out there for technical day-long treks, but this is a chic outdoor hiking guide. That said, Wear One’s At Italian-technical fabric used in many of its unitards are moisture-wicking and provide UV-50 sun protection. Available in a number of colors and fabrications, with varying degrees of compression, these unitards will make her the best-dressed on the trail. Wear One’s At unitards can suit moms of any height, with criss-cross straps in back to let the sun hit skin in warmer months.

Welly 18-ounce Traveler

Best paired with a basket packed with picnic goods to enjoy at a scenic spot on the trail, Welly’s Traveler 18 ounce water bottle is a minimalist, triple-walled and insulated water bottle that does triple duty. Welly can keep hot drinks hot (from personal experience I can share that few things feel more decadent than sipping piping-hot coffee from a rock face while taking in the scenery) and cold for 14+ hours. Welly bottles come in a variety of classic and limited-edition colorways, and celebrity mom-fans include Olivia Wilde, Jessica Alba, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Blake Lively.

Danner X FP Movement Adrika Hiking Boots

Finding chic hiking boots can feel as challenging as trekking up Yosemite’s Half Dome trail. FP Movement has bridged the gap between form and function via their collaboration with legacy hiking boot maker Danner. Made from breathable nylon and water-resistant suede, these FP Movement and Danner exclusive boots have an OrthoLite footbed and a lugged sole that provides traction as grippy as the color options are on-trend.


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