May Birthday Gifts for Men - 2023

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

  • average Spring weather conditions in the US
  • typical activities for May
  • hot products released for Summer


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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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Adirondack Chair

We use our Adirondack chairs next to the firepit. They have wide arms for drinks and food and are very comfortable. We've had them for years and they hold up great. We've seen them used on people's docks too. They are waterproof and stand up well with wet bodies sitting in them.

What We Love:

  1. Comfortable
  2. Stylish
  3. Sturdy
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Crystal Cocktail Glasses

Serve up a delicious cocktail in classy crystal glasses. The 8 oz capacity is perfect for social gatherings.

What We Love:

  1. Crystal craftsmanship
  2. Minimalist design
  3. Dedicated style and feel
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Electric GoKart

Talk about a fun gift!! Add the engine (you may already have it in the garage) and you are set for hours of fun.

Please wear head protection and stay safe!

What we love:

  1. "Drift kit?" are you kidding? how fun is that?
  2. Super stylish
  3. Makes an existing toy into a superstar toy
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Canon EOS Rebel DSLR Camera

This is an awesome photography kit. The Canon EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Camera has all the features most of us use. The bundle has a ton of value. We use most of the accessories that came with it. It's been a great camera for years.

What We Love:

  1. Simple point and shoot modes
  2. Advanced features allow for skilled photography
  3. Standardized lenses, memory cards, other equipment
  4. Roomy bag
  5. Multiple lenses
  6. Quick setup tripod
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Fidget Shifter Keychain

The perfect gift for a GUY who loves his car or truck. This fidget shifter is the perfect keychain for a man who has a manual transmission.

What we love:

  • Fun fidget toy
  • 6-speed transmission
  • Many colors to match the car
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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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Mountain Biking Hat

My addrenaline is pumping just thinking of my next trail ride!

If you love mountain biking or know someone who does, this is the cap for you! This mountain biking cap is embroidered and durable. It features a silhouette of a downhill mountain biker in action.

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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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Dremel Rotary Tool

It's amazing how often a GUY needs a rotary tool. Dremel makes the most reliable, versatile rotary out there. 

What we love:

  1. Flexible - many tips and tools to use
  2. Adjustable speed
  3. Tons of online support and ideas
  4. Durable motor
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GPS - Garmin

We use the Garmin GPS mostly for ATV and exploring. It's incredibly handy when paired with a cell phone or other device. It's a must have when a cell tower isn't handy.

What we love:

  1. Sturdy and durable
  2. Connects to mobile device for larger screen
  3. Preload calendars
  4. Rechargeable
  5. Connects with wearable devices
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Coleman Dome Tent for Camping

This is the tent you take for overnight car camping. Best for 2-3 people. 2 cots fit great.

This one is the right size, has that dark room technology (seems gimicky but you can sleep after the sun has risen), and it takes a beating. Takes 5 minutes to set up.

* Keep an eye on the price, it goes on sale frequently.

What we love:

  1. Affordable - tents wear out, you don't want to feel pain when it gives out
  2. Dark room coating - actually works
  3. Waterproof
  4. Rapid setup
  5. Tent actually fits back in the bag when you pack up
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Cast Iron Dutch Oven

Dutch oven food is the best! We've tried cobbler (cherry, mixed berry, peach), chicken pot pie (YUMMM!), pizza, mountain man breakfast, chicken alfredo, chocolate chip cookie, and more. It's perfect for social outings and camping.

What we love:

  1. The food is delicious! - especially when camping
  2. You can cook anywhere
  3. Great for teaching the kids how to cook without modern conveniences
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Jetboil Backpacking Stove

The JetBoil camping stove is the ideal food prep stove. It is light weight and can boil water in moments for rapid prep of dehydrated camping meals.

What we love:

  1. Efficient - The stove heats water quickly saving time and fuel.
  2. Light weight - Most backpacking stoves these days are very light weight. The Jetboil performs well on the weight to function ratio.
  3. Perfect for Camping - So many ready-to-eat meals only require rehydration. The dedicated Jetboil cup is just large enough to fill a couple of meal pouches at a time.
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Buck Knife

Few products are as tried and true as the Buck Knife. My dad got me one as a Boy Scout many years ago. It's as much keepsake as it is functional tool.

3 Things We Love:

  1. Durable and reliable
  2. Stylish
  3. Uncomplicated

We love our buck knives.

May Birthday Gifts for Him

Find a gift for a man with a May birthday. Many men are headed outdoors in May because the weather is warming up and perfect for camping, fishing, hiking, etc. The days are getting longer as well.

Find Spring gifts or products that match your GUY's outdoor activities.

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3 Most reviews are based on personal experience from one of our content editors. Some are based on research and the opinions of other reviewers.

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