7 of Our Favorite Father's Day Gifts for New Dads
As countless new mothers and fathers can attest, parenthood is one of the most rewarding yet challenging roles a person can undertake. Of course, there are lots of sweet moments to cherish, like seeing your baby take their first steps. But there are also plenty of sleepless nights, early mornings, and a seemingly endless cycle of diaper changes. That is precisely why it’s so important to commemorate significant milestones, such as a new dad’s first Father's Day, with a truly extraordinary gift.
Wondering just what is the best gift for a new dad? Focus on something that will help him feel appreciated and comfortable while allowing him to share his interests with his little one. There are lots of options, from manly bags that help him stay organized to adventuring accessories that let him share his love of the outdoors with the entire family. To help you find just the right thing to make his Father’s Day more memorable, we collected some of the best gift ideas for new dads.
1. Veer Cruiser Premium Stroller Wagon
If your little one’s dad loves outdoor adventuring with the family, take a look at the Veer Cruiser, the world's first all-terrain crossover that blends all of the feel, functionality, and safety of modern premium strollers with the classic fun of a wagon. This versatile wagon helps dad negotiate hills, blow through boundaries, and reimagine family adventures. Some of our favorite features include:
- Robotically welded aluminum frame
- Stain and fade-resistant fabric sidewalls
- Expanding footwell
- Adjustable handle height
- Performance handle grip
- 3-Point passenger harnesses
- One-touch footbrake
- Front comfort suspension
- Large rugged, knobby tires
- Rear wheel fenders
- One-hand Folding, Self-Standing in Upright Position
- Accepts 6 Cup Holders
2. Twelvelittle Unisex Courage Backpack Diaper Bag
Twelvelittle has made a few modifications to their popular Unisex Courage Backpack Diaper Bag, designed primarily for dads on the go or families with multiples. Now the largest backpack in their entire product line, the updated materials are even more water-resistant and durable enough to be fully machine washed. Finished with gunmetal hardware for a more rugged look, the metal buckle in front has magnetic snaps and a wide slip pocket inside.
This bag is designed to be more spacious than the previous version, able to accommodate up to a 15” laptop inside with the front zipper extending all the way down for easy access. The interior features lots of pockets for organization, including a small opening on the side for earphones or a connection to a portable phone charger while on the move. A machine-washable changing pad is also included. The mesh back and padded shoulder straps provide exceptional comfort for all-day wear, with a luggage opening in the back making it easy to carry for air travel.
3. Veer Family Basecamp Pop-Up Tent
For dads who love to go camping or spend a day at the beach, the Veer Family Basecamp Pop-Up Tent is a game-changer! This premium, no assembly, pop-in-place, open-air tent shelter is sized to comfortably fit two adults, kids, and unlimited accessories. Instantly stay shaded and cool no matter where your day takes you. It is fully assembled, popping open and closing with ease. Three walls provide customizable air flow options with 3-1 zip windows. The water-resistant floor keeps everything dry. When you are on the sand, you can even swap the floor for a sand mat that whisks away grit. It’s also super portable. Since Dad’s hands and shoulders are often full, the Family Basecamp easily attaches to the side of the Cruiser for seamless transportation.
4. Thule Courier
Dad can pack up the little ones and all his gear for any excursion with the Thule Courier – a comfortable, sturdy, safe trailer for kids, cargo, and pets! The Thule Courier trailer offers flexibility for every family. This rugged, long-lasting carrier is perfect for long family excursions or for a quick run to the store with its ample seating space for two little ones. It transforms from one setup into another in literally 2 to 3 minutes, so Dad will find himself using it on more occasions than other bike trailers. It’s ideal for traveling to and from school. In crowded areas, the Thule Courier easily converts into a stroller with compact wheels for easy steering and an ergonomic adjustable handlebar. This comfortable bike carrier also offers the option to fully convert into a cargo trailer and more. In short, the Thule Courier is a well-designed and amazing piece of baby gear that every adventurous family will love!
5. DIONO Carus Complete 4-in-1 Carrying System with Detachable Backpack
The DIONO Carus Complete 4-in-1 Carrying System with Detachable Backpack is lovingly engineered for urban adventures and the freedom to roam. The first of its kind, dads love this ingenious carrier that features a detachable pod for baby and a smart waterproof backpack, both of which can be positioned on the front or back of the harness. Acknowledged as a hip-healthy baby carrier by the International Hip Dysplasia Institute, this carrier has adjustable leg support to grow with the baby. Carus Complete also features a “close to me” touch pocket at the front to allow dad to comfort his baby and is designed with Oeko-Tex® approved and certified textile fabric. The Diono Carus Complete is the ultimate baby carrier engineered for all adventures, wherever life takes you.
6. THULE Yepp Maxi Rack Mount Child Bike Seat
Does the dad in your life love biking with his little one? The THULE Yepp Maxi Rack Mount Child Bike Seat is a smart and functional child bike seat with a personality, designed for everyday rides. This seat is quick and easy to mount, fitting rear bike racks with an EasyFit window or racks equipped with Thule Yepp Maxi EasyFit Adapter (sold separately). Dad’s little one can enjoy the ride comfortably and safely, thanks to the soft and shock-absorbing seat and the adjustable padded 5-point harness. This seat also offers added visibility thanks to a built-in reflector and safety light attachment point. Designed and tested for children from 9 months to 6 years old (up to 48.5 lbs), this seat is a great way for dad and child to bond over a love of cycling.
7. 7 AM Enfant Adult Warmmuffs Stroller Gloves with Universal Fit
Calling all dads who’ve lost a glove on a cold winter walk — while juggling a stroller and a fussy baby. The 7 AM Enfant Warmmuffs Stroller Gloves make “runaway mittens” a thing of the past. They’re cozy and durable, with a water-repellent outer shell, poly insulation, and a super soft micro-fleece lined interior. But what makes them really special is the ingenious design, which attaches right to dad’s stroller handle. He can simply slip his hands in and go to stay toasty on even the coldest winter strolls. When baby needs something, he can slide his hands out, do what he needs to do, and go on his way. Transitioning between pushing the stroller and tending to his little one has never been easier — and he’ll never lose another glove.
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