Before you even get a chance to pat yourself on the back for finding the perfect Mother’s Day gift, it’s time to start thinking about your dad. With Father’s Day right around the corner, we’ve rounded up the best gifts for all types of dads. Whether yours is a beer enthusiast or an avid golfer, the outdoorsy type or a designer dad, we’re sure you’ll find something here that’s perfect for him. And we’ve made things even easier for you: They’re all available on Amazon.
For the frequent-flying dad
For the road-tripping dad
A travel mug beloved for fitting in a car’s cup-holder, this tumbler will keep your dad’s coffee hot (or cold) for the long haul.
For the dad looking to upgrade his sweats
Give his baggy sweatpants an upgrade with these slim-fit joggers that are just tailored enough for the occasional coffee run.
For the dad who works all the time
For the retired dad
Dads looking for a new hobby can go deep on Instant Pot-cooking and learn how to whip up everything from steamed vegetables to homemade Greek yogurt.
For the dad who loves showing off his knife skills
This electric knife sharpener is a favorite of Amazon reviewers and will keep both straight and serrated knives in frighteningly good shape.
For the dad who loves to grill
For the dad who reads the newspaper on the patio
For the dad who has seasonal allergies
For the dad who loves lawn games
For the dad with a green thumb
For the dad who wishes he had a green thumb
Considered one of the best plants for beginners, the unfussy snake plant will boost his confidence. Plus, we found that this one from Amazon is one of the nicest you can order online, and the modern planter is a nice touch.
For the dad who lives for baseball season
A “dad cap” in his team’s color — but without a logo — feels a little more grown-up.
For the dad who’s fermentation-curious
For the new dad
For the dad who wants some peace and quiet
A 50-pack of earplugs recommended by multiple sleep experts will surely help him tune out some of the noise. According to said experts, these Honeywell ones, which are made from foam, are particularly effective at blocking out sounds from your environment.
For the dad who just can’t sleep
For the dad with a bad back
For the dad with sore feet
For the dad who wants to kick back with a cold one
A surprisingly classy, minimalist bottle opener that doesn’t scream “frat boy.”
For the wine-enthusiast dad
For the low-maintenance dad
For the high-maintenance dad
For the dad who loves reading about the past
Give your history-buff dad a break from politics and war this year with this fascinating story tracing a rare copy of the Gutenberg Bible on its unlikely journey around the world.
For the dad who loves reading about the future
For the dad who just loves reading
For the dad who loves space
For the dad who loves golf
For the dad who does the crossword puzzle in pen
For the dad who loves showing off pictures of the kids (and grandkids)
For the dad who wants to shed a few pounds
For the DIY dad
For the DIY (foodie) dad
For the dad who lives for lobster
These surprisingly stylish seafood crackers came recommended by Bianca Piccillo, co-founder of Mermaid’s Garden Sustainable Seafood, who says these are the “sturdiest crackers around, and unlike metal crackers, they are easy and comfortable to hold, even when your hands are slick or sticky.”
For the dad who prefers oysters
For the dad who appreciates a novelty sock
For the dad training for his first marathon
Don’t let dad make the rookie mistake of running in cotton socks and ending up with blisters. These wick moisture away from the foot and feature silver threads to keep them smelling fresh even on long runs.
For the dad training for his tenth marathon
For the dad who’s always prepared
This tiny lantern was one of our expert-recommended picks for blackout must-haves, but it’d also be a hit on a camping trip.
For the dad with a record collection
For the dad who always kicks the covers off
Approved by sweaty sleepers, these moisture-wicking sheets will keep him cool on summer nights.
For the dad who babies the dog
For the dad who babies the cats
An elegant water fountain for discerning kitties who prefer running water — and the dads who indulge them.