Blog 28.11.2022

Get festive with the DofE’s Christmas Gift Guide 2022


Top 10 Christmas Wishlist 

Make savings this Christmas with your DofE Card and Vouchers at GO Outdoors, Blacks and Millets.  

We’ve chosen some of our favourite gifts, ones we might like to receive ourselves or ones to give to our loved ones. From scarves and slippers to bikes and watches – there is something for everyone and every budget!  

On the items we’ve picked you can save at least 10%, and some items have savings of up to 40%. 

Garmin Forerunner® 255 GPS Running Watch 

With a long battery life and a clear, responsive display the Forerunner 255 is the perfect gift for anyone active. Not just runners, there is a triathlon feature that combines dedicated profiles for running, swimming and cycling. It can even help with suggested daily workouts and can sync pre-planned routes or use existing courses. This watch goes beyond fitness tracking and monitoring, with contactless payments and smartphone notifications its usefulness extends to everyday life.  

Normal Price: £300 

DofE Card Price: £243 

Nonna Bobble Hat 

Ideal for a casual winter walk, or a longer hike, this knitted bobble hat has a soft fleece inner headband to help keep you extra warm and cosy. Great for the planet too as it is made from 100% recycled fabric. 

Normal Price: £20 

DofE Card Price: £16.20 

Calibre Blade Mountain Bike 

This bike was made for a ride on the toughest of trails. With a lightweight alloy frame, smooth gears and hydraulic disc brakes, any rider will feel confident to take on steep hills, sharp turns or downhill cruises. A great gift! 

Normal Price: £500 

DofE Card Price: £270 

Craghoppers Kids Kaito Hooded Jacket 

 For any little people in your life, this sherpa jacket, made with approximately 9 recycled bottles, will keep them warm throughout the winter. Elasticated hem, face and cuffs as well as zipped handwarmer pockets bring extra warmth! 

Normal Price: £35 

DofE Card Price: £23.40 

Ladies Original Short Hunter Wellies Pink 

These Hunter waterproof wellington boots are perfect to brighten up a misty morning winter walk. With an expandable gusset, you can pair them with your favourite thick socks to keep your toes warm.  

 Normal Price: £115  

DofE Card Price: £93.15 

Craghoppers Men’s Bishorn II Jacket, Navy  

If there is one jacket to keep you snug this winter, this is it. With high-loft insulation, multiple pockets and a cosy lux lining, this jacket is perfect for wet, windy and cold adventures – or even just to walk the dog! Another great for the planet gift, being made with approximately 205 recycled bottles. 

Normal Price: £220  

DofE Card Price: 139.50 

Victorinox Swiss Champ Knife  

With 33 tools, this Swiss Champ Knife could help in almost any situation. Broken nail? Sorted with your nail file. Need to descale a fish? Easy with the fish scaler. Got a document to sign? The ballpoint pen will do the trick. A great gift for an adventure lover, handy man or woman! 

Normal Price: £77 

DofE Card Price: £65.45 

Mens Cirrus Hut Slippers   

Have you ever seen a more versatile slipper? Lightweight and easily compressed, these are the perfect travelling companion to keep your feet comfortable.  


Normal Price: £40 

DofE Card Price: £34 

Heat Holders Neck Warmer  

The perfect secret Santa gift, or stocking filler! Long scarves can sometimes feel bulky, but this stylish neck warmer is lightweight and moisture wicking, so will do a great job at keeping your neck toasty without getting clammy!  

Normal Price: £16 

DofE Card Price: £13.60 

Scosche Thudbuds True Wireless Earbuds  

With up to 6 hours of play time, these waterproof earbuds can see you through any activity. The perfect gift for any music, podcast or chatting on-the-go adventurer.  

Normal Price: £50 

DofE Card Price: £42.50 



Prices correct as of 14 November 2022.