August Birthday Gifts for Men - 2023

Shopping for a birthday gift for a August birthday? We've tracked down some great gifts for men born in August. We considered the following to build this list:

  • average Summer weather conditions in the US
  • typical activities for August
  • recently found Summer products


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GPS Smartwatch

Giving any GUY a Garmin GPS smartwatch will clench your status as Best Gift Giver. Ever.

What we love:

  • Monitors heart rate
  • GPS tracks location
  • Smart notifications, automatic uploads to Garmin Connect
  • Activity tracking counts steps and calories
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Ice Cube Trays

Hosting a get-together? Serve up your drinks with trendy, stylish cubed or spherical ice cubes.

What we love:

  1. Easy to use
  2. Strikingly similar to the bar scene
  3. Easy to remove
  4. Dishwasher safe
20 04 01 13 54 26 original 600x600 grill smoker traegar

Traegar Smoker Grill

You ever had brisket smoked on a Traegar? How about smoked salmon? Smoked chicken? Ribs? Once you smoke your meat and veggies, you may never cook over gas or charcoal again. 

What we love:

  1. The taste!!
  2. Traegars come in a number of sizes to fit your needs
  3. Temperature controls keep food at just the right cooking temperature
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BBQ Grill Accessories

Whether your at the smoker, grill or dutch oven, this set of grilling accessories has all the right gear. It's a great value for the price and very highly rated.

What we love:

  1. This grill kit has EVERYTHING
  2. The utinsels and accessories are stainless steel
  3. The balance and heft is just right
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Wise Owl Hammock

Since the first time my daughter used the Wise Owl Hammock she hasn't let it go. We can't get her to sleep in the tent now. We've had to order multiples so the rest of us can enjoy the comfort of a hammock.

What we love:

  1. Quick setup
  2. Self containing stow-away bag
  3. Straps come included
  4. Light weight
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Bocce Ball Set

The perfect game for family reunions, back yard fun, and park outings. Anyone of nearly any age can play and win. We take ours to the cabin for the reunion. There's always someone playing.

What we love:

  1. Great family game
  2. Durable
  3. Fun and creative 
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Airsoft Mask - Tactical

This face mask is protective AND stylish. The steel mesh eye covers can take a hit without jeopardizing the eyes. If you've ever taken a shot a close range to the bare skin, you'll instantly appreciate the coverage.

What we love:

  1. Very protective
  2. Steel mesh eye covers allow for great vision without risking the eyes
  3. Seeing this thing peering back at you during a game in the forest is plenty intimidating - giving a great advantage during the skirmish
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Snatch Block (Pulley)

Get out of a bind quickly with a snatchblock pulley system. Attach it to an ATV, Jeep, truck or just something heavy and use the mechanical advantage to easy your load.

What we love:

  1. Cut your load weight in half with one or even more with multiple pulleys
  2. Easy to set up
  3. Works with winches and other leverage tools
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First Aid Kit - Basic

Every auto and home needs a basic first aid kit. We have one of these for each of our cars as well as our day packs. We use a larger kit for home and car camping.

This kit covers all of the basic first aid needs. It contains antiseptic solutions as well as a number of bandages and survival gear.

What We Love:

  1. Easy to carry - fits most day packs
  2. Contains the essentials
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Golfer's Hat

Enjoy your next golfing outing with this stylish golfer's hat. Golf hat with silhouette of a golfer after a swing. This is the perfect cap for people who love to golf.

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Sailboat Baseball Cap

This stylish, high quality sailboat baseball cap is the perfect gift for men who love their boats or love the water.

What we love:

  1. High quality cap
  2. Simple, clean icon
  3. Perfect for time on the water
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Titanium Spinning Top

This titanium top is the perfect, stylish fidget toy. It's made out of titanium and not a child's toy, although kids would find it fascinating.

The titanium spinning top matches many classy desktop styles. 

3 things we love about it:

  1. Addictive therapy qualities
  2. Stylishly matches many tastes
  3. Lightweight and durable construction
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The Complete Far Side Collection

Around 2000 ratings at 5 star average (at the time of writing) tells it all. I think I had every Far Side calendar growing up. The collection gets a ton of attention when the family comes to visit.

"Trying to say something clever about a master comedian is a losing proposition so we're going to let the calendar speak for itself." Highlight... Page 184. 

What we love:

  1. Funny, querky
  2. Complete, long lasting set
  3. Affordable
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Hand Crank/Solar Rechargeable AM/FM/SW Radio, LED Flashlight, Power Bank - Rugged

Power your Iphone or mobile device by USB, solar or hand crank. This devices also has an AM/FM/SW/NOAA radio, flashlight and power outlet. This rechargeable radio is made of strong, impact and water resistent ABS material. It's the perfect communication and charging device for an emergency.

What we love:

  • Rapid charge - cranking the device generates enough power to run the radio for awhile or turn on the flashlight for some time
  • Multi-band radio - get emergency alerts, weather reports, standard radio stations, news stations and more with the AM/FM/SW/NOAA bands
  • USB power for other devices - piggy back off of the rechargeable battery for other devices
  • Durable construction - the device holds up well to bumps and drops

August Birthday Gifts for Him

Find a gift for a man with a August birthday. Many men are trying to schedule the last Summer activities and some are dealing with high heat and dry weather. 

A lot of men are looking for water sports, swimming holes, and other active ways to keep cool. Make the gift personal if you can.

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