Here are all the ideas for Christmas presents you'll need for the fieldsports fans in your life.
We’ve put together a long list of Christmas gifts for shooters that you can buy online which can be delivered directly to the recipient, should you so wish. Scroll down and you’ll find gifts for men, women, children and pets. We’re adding to the list all the time as we come across more ideas.
And of course, a subscription to a favourite shooting magazine like Shooting Times or Sporting Gun is the gift for shooters that will keep on giving all year round. Subscribe now and you’ll save up to 59% off the cover price.
Christmas gifts for shooters under £15
This tie will look the part whether walked-up or driven shooting and at the shoot lunch. It doesn’t shout out, just blends into the background. Best of all because of its fabric it’s fairly robust and if it lives in the pocket of a shooting jacket for when it’s needed, it probably won’t complain too much.
These roundhead diablos perform well. The range is also available in wadcutter and pointed pellets.
Patrick Laurie sets to work on his family farm in southwest Scotland and discovers how cows shaped people in this remote landscape.
English Pastoral is the story of an inheritance. It tells of how rural landscapes around the world were brought close to collapse and how the age-old rhythms of work, weather, community and wild things were lost. But James Rebanks is salvaging his tiny corner of England, doing his best to restore the life that had vanished and to leave a legacy.
Rustic Cast Iron Wall Hooks, Stag Antlers, Large antique rustic decoration decoration wall decoration art metal holder £18.99
We spotted these cast iron antler-style wall hooks which are ideal for hanging coats and hats in the hall or utility room. You might want to get more than one set at this price. Ideal for somebody who has just moved into a new home and lacks a place to hang kit.
Christmas gifts for shooters up to £50
For fun, practice and popping out to play when festivities get tense. Fox, pheasant and roe deer also available. (You’ll find more ideas for outdoor airgun targets here.)
Ideal for tucking up shivery damp spaniels after a long day in the field or snuggling up an older dog who feels the cold. Machine washable and quick drying. Available in a useful range of sizes from S to XL. (Read our tips on how to look after a dog after a shoot day.)
For those with an eye for colour there is a Pioneros belt for you. Available in 16 different shades, from S-XL.
A shirt is something of a classic Christmas gift. This one may look super traditional but it has a hidden secret in its warm fleece lining, which will keep the wearer happy and comfortable on the bitterest of days. (Look through more of the best shooting shirts here.)
Fair Isle knits are having a big moment right now and this beanie will get a warm welcome. Available in seven different colours in one size.
For dogs who have been good all year and those who need encouragement. Made of porcelain and dishwasher safe, 19cm high.
Ideal for keeping wet working dogs cosy on the trek home. Colour as shown, sizes XS to XL. Absorbs ten times more water than an ordinary towel and it’s machine washable.
Christmas gifts for shooters up to £100
These are ideal gloves for the field. They allow dexterity, comfort, grip, plus which they are waterproof and durable. In sizes S-XXL, colour olive green/black as shown above.
Soft European washed linen napkins that feel as good as they look. Birds featured; pigeon, quail, partridge, pheasant, woodcock, duck. Fully washable and ideal for a formal table or a picnic.
We think these would be a perfect gift for ladies who shoot to wear when they’re not out in the field. In sizes 12-6.
Christmas gifts for shooters up to £150
There’s enough in the starter hamper to feed two very well from Christmas Day to Boxing Day and beyond. Enjoy venison Wellingtons, a three bird roast, game pigs in blankets, game pies, Cheddar, game salami, partridge and gin pâté.
The Artemis is a zoomable flashlight with its own patented tricolour lighting sources control switch design. Utilising one CREE white LED, one Osram IR850 LED and one Osram IR40 LED, the T28-IR easily meets a shooter’s multi-lighting requirements. With a tail stepless dimmer switch design, it’s convenient to adjust to any brightness you need.
Barbecue anywhere, from hide to fishing hut and all points in between, for the freshest game feasts. Just 35cm diameter and 5kg.
3M Peltor SportTac Headset, 26 dB, Orange + Green – Level dependent active hearing protection for shooters, with impulse noise control – 1x Headset with interchangeable cups £116.21
Tom Payne, Shooting Times contributor, says: “These are my go-to ear defenders. They are robust and comfortable to wear, even after I’ve worn them for six hours at a stretch. I wear them seven days a week.”
Pure new wool loden. Choose from claret, dark navy, loden or ochre in sizes 38-50. (You’ll find a list of our best shooting vests here.)
This is the second edition of the classic Ptarmigan tweed waistcoat and has even more features. You can even wash it.
Christmas gifts for shooters £250 and above
This is the version cut for women of the ever-popular Schöffel men’s tweed shooting jacket. It’s waterproof, breathable, warm and rather remarkably, machine washable too. Perfect for ladies who want to look smart out in the field, walking the dog or going off to the pub. (Read more about tweed shooting jackets for women here.)
Made in England using the finest leather hides, this zip and flap style shotgun slip is perfect for the field. With generations of leatherwork heritage, Croots also offers personalised slips by adding up to five letters as a finishing touch. The Byland slip is available in Oxblood, Dark Havana or London Tan. (Read our list of the best gun slips here.)
This all-weather field coat comes with all the features you’d expect from a shooting jacket: waterproof windbreaker cuffs; copious pockets, including deep cartridge pocets; reinforced seams; and a lower lining waterproof drip strip. It has a tailored, more contemporary fit, tapered across the waist and chest, while still retaining plenty of room for comfort and ease of movement. Available in a range of colours and sixes from S to 5XL. (Read our list of best shooting jackets here.)
This is a traditional waterproof shooting jacket with a very modern performance and fetaured needed for game shooters and dog handlers alike. The Retrieve is hard-wearing, fully waterproof and windproof with a quick-drying moisture-wicking insulation that helps regulate your temperature and keep you dry. Available in both men’s and ladies’ styles. (Read our full list of the best waterproof jackets for shooting here.)
This innovative laser technology enables rifle shooters to practise from the comfort of home. Removing the expense of ammunition and range time, the laser cartridges are available in a number of calibres, enabling shooters to perfect their aim, calibrate a new rifle or challenge friends and family. The system connects to smartphones or tablets, giving instant feedback through the specially designed app.
We think a pair of boots like these are a must-have in any stylish country woman’s wardrobe. So if you know somebody who hasn’t got any yet, it’s time to treat them.