Dads Day Gift Guide 2021

Tough Tools for Hardworking Dads

Cut-above dads deserve cut-above gifts, but gosh, they can be hard to buy for! This Dad's Day Gift Guide provides ample gifting ideas for Dads of all kinds. Let us help you celebrate your one-of-a-kind dad this Father's Day.

Is Dad hard on his tools? Give him pro-grade durability that keeps the pace.
Hardworking dads deserve professional-grade, tough tools that go the distance. These Gemplers staff picks fit the bill.

Ample Bits & Nuts For Every Job

Trusted DeWalt delivers once again with the DeWalt 70 pc 1/4" Multi-Bit & Nut Driver Set. This lockable, durable case stows an ample set of bits and nuts for every job. It also includes a removable internal tray for versatility.



Help Dad get ready for impact.

This Dewalt 34-piece impact-ready screwdriving set is specifically made to handle the force from impact drivers, with bits made of a special steel that’s ultra-durable. Each bit uses a black oxide process for wear resistance and strength. For use with impact tools rated for up to 2,000-inch/lbs. of torque.



Dad doesn't need to be a contortionist to reach out-of-the-way fasteners.

The Crescent X6 Pass-Thru Socket Set reaches where conventional sockets can't. The innovative pass-thru design of this Crescent socket set allows Dad to reach any fastener, no matter how long it is. X6 sockets fit six different fastener types: square, 12-point, E-Torx, Hex, partially-rounded hex and spline.



Mr. Fix-It can keep parts stuck right where he needs them.

Powerful magnets allow this tough DeWALT Magnetic Parts Bucket to hold pounds of parts or tools without slipping. Easily mount to any metal surface. It allows for top- or side-mount to metal storage racks, tool boxes and more. Grooved dividers on the inside make for better organization of smaller parts.



He’ll prune like a pro with pro-grade quality.

Whether Dad takes on the backyard or an entire orchard, he’ll prune like a pro with the Felco #2 Pruner with FREE Sharpener, a favorite among orchard owners. It feels rock solid without weighing you down and stands up to the demands of daily pruning. It's built to be the last hand pruner Dad’ll ever need.



Leatherman Free P2 Multitool

Leatherman Free P2 Multitool keeps up with the Dad who does it all.

It's made in the USA and designed with comfort, durability and ease-of-use in mind. There are more than 10 tools Included: Needlenose & Regular Pliers, Wire Cutters, Electrical Crimper, Wire Stripper, 420HC Combo Knife, Spring Action Scissors, Package Opener, Awl, Can Opener, Bottle OpenerWood/Metal, File, Phillips & Medium Screwdriver.


Give the King of the Cab gear that goes the distance.

The hardworking dads we know are always on the go. Whether he reigns from a car, truck or tractor, these gifts help your king of the cab command the road in style. He'll appreciate Gemplers gear keeps him going and keeps him safe!



This flashlight is Dad-proof! (storm-proof, drop-proof, get the idea.)

Staying prepared, especially in wet environments, demands the Coast LED Waterproof Focusing Flashlight and Portable Light that meets diverse circumstances with versatile power. The magnetic tail cap affixes the light to metal surfaces for hands-free, directional lighting, and this light features seven light modes.


3-in-1 DeWalt USB Charger

Keep Dad charged up and easy to reach.

Dad’s phone is only as reliable as the cords and connections that help keep them juiced up. The DeWalt Reinforced 3-in-1 Cable for Lightning, USB-C and Micro-USB is reinforced with Kevlar to withstand all sorts of abuse and keep on charging. Its unique design reduces pressure from repeated bending and flexing. Works with all Android, iOS and USB PD devices.


Carhartt Lunch Cooler

No more crunched chips, smashed sandwiches or soggy lunch!

This water-repellent lunch cooler from Carhartt holds up to six cans or a hearty meal. It's made of 1200-denier heavy-duty polyester with Rain Defender® water-repellent finish to keep Dad's lunch fresh, dry and tasty. It has an insulated main compartment and a separate insulated top compartment. carry handle and shoulder strap, plus front zip pocket.


Carhartt Bench Seat Cover

Protect Dad’s cab from dirt, dog hair and destruction.

Keep Dad’s truck's benchseat mess-free with the Carhartt®Universal Fitted Nylon Duck Full-Size Bench Seat Cover. It fits most full-size truck bench seats with or without headrests. Its patented Four Corner Fit™ system holds the seat cover securely in place with no uncomfortable shifting or sliding.


Carhartt Nylon Bucket Seat Cover

Protect his bucket seat from soil, stains and wear.

The Carhartt Universal Fitted Nylon Seat Cover fits most bucket seats with a separate headrest. The side seam is designed to easily separate to allow airbags to deploy in the event of an accident. Hook-and-loop straps combined with a dependable anchoring system provide an amazing fit.


Custer Safety Light

Help Dad stay visible and safe on the road.

The Custer Lite It Magnetic LED Red Safety Light is so bright, it can be seen for more than one mile, making it ideal for marking trailers, vehicles and implements. Amp up safety to stay visible and safe on the road with this heavy-duty safety light.


Pneumatic Grease Gun

This will make Dad want to say, “Say hello to my little friend!”

This fully-automatic air-powered grease gun makes quick work of tough tasks. It's built to last with an accessible check valve assembly, flip-over follower to eliminate grease bypass, and heavy-duty springs to help in prime retention. It comes with a coupler and attachment clip for easy storage.


Gemplers Tow Rope

Maximum towing power. Minimum stretch.

Unlike other ropes that can stretch up to 40%, this polypropylene tow rope only stretches 10-14% of its length, making it stronger, lighter and safer than other towing options, It has a hook on one end and loop on other end to add versatility in connections. It’s highly resistant to chemicals such as diesel fuel, battery acid, oil, gasoline, hydraulic fluid and fertilizers, plus it's UV resistant for long-lasting durability.


Could Dad’s summer wardrobe use a spruce up? Outfit him for work or weekend.

Not that Dad isn't already a snappy dresser, but even the most ample wardrobe needs a new addition now and then. These outfitting gift ideas make duds for Dad an easy find this summer.


Under Armour ISO Chill Long Sleeve Shirt

This shirt puts the chill on even the sweatiest of Dads.

Under Armour continues to push the limits of activewear with this Shorebreak Men's Iso-Chill long sleeve shirt. The ribbon-shaped "Iso-Chill" nylon fiber design disperses heat, giving an instant feeling of cool the moment you pull it on, and disperses heat and pulls it away from your body while protecting from UV rays.


Columbia PFG Bahama II Long Sleeve Shirt

Designed for anglers, this shirt is full of pockets for lures and more, and keeps you cool.

Designed specifically for anglers, the lightweight Columbia Men’s PFG Bahama II Long-Sleeve Shirt is the ultimate choice for both casual and chaotic days on or off the water. Mesh-lined back vents keep you comfortable in heat. Patented fabric technology blocks UVA and UVB rays to help prevent sunburns and skin damage during long hours in the sun.


Carhartt Plaid Short Sleeve Shirt

Clad Dad in plaid.

From work to the weekend, the Carhartt Relaxed-Fit Button-Front Plaid Shirt keeps Dad comfortable when he’s on the move. Garment-washed for a true fit and finished with a Carhartt patch along the utility pocket.


Under Armour T2G Short Sleeve Polo

No-stink, no picks or pilling. No sweat!

The Under Armour T2G Polo is ideal for active lifestyles, with anti-odor tech, side-vent hems and textured fabric that resists picks and pilling. Business casual just got some under-the-hood upgrades to help Dad stay cool and fresh under pressure, in the field, on the green or in the office.


Grip6 Belt

Ditch wimpy, ratty belts for one designed to last a lifetime.

The Grip6 Web Belt has no holes, no flap and no moving parts, resulting in an extremely durable belt with a minimalist look. Its low-profile design means the belt lies down flat and will not protrude from pants or dig into skin. Interchangeable buckles and straps let Dad mix up his style in seconds. And unlike leather belts, buckle swaps will cause no damage to straps. This belt is guaranteed against any malfunction, accident and all possible wear and tear.


Vortex Optics Counterforce Camo Cap

Even though it’s camo, this comfy cap is designed to get noticed wherever you go.

This stylish camo cap lets Dad show his Vortex pride wherever he goes. It’s comfortable enough for every day, in camo that’s ready for anything. It features a comfortable fabric blend and fun design that makes for a great everyday cap.


Sugar River Chore Boots

Puddle-proof, weather-proof boots at a fool-proof value versus pricier brands.

Leather boots are fine for going to town, but when Dad’s working in the pasture or the pen, he needs 100% waterproof neoprene Sugar River Chore Boots. They’re supple, comfortable, and easy to get on and off, with a rear kick plate. Rubber traction soles stay stable on slippery surfaces, while removable cushioned EVA insoles make even the longest days tolerable.


Peet Boot Dryer and Deodorizer

Dries and deodorizes work boots fast to keep them from polluting your mudroom.

The Peet Ultra Dryer and Deodorizer dries water and sweat from footwear, with O3 Odor Elimination to remove odors. It’s even compact enough to take with you or store for later use. 


Help Dad gear up for well-deserved downtime.

Hardworking Dads deserve to put their feet up and relax. These gift ideas are the perfect way to celebrate your hardworking dad and remind him to take a load off and enjoy.


YETI Rambler with Chug Cap

This bottle's built to last and leakproof, so toss it in your truck without thinking twice.

YETI's tried and true Rambler Bottle now comes standard with a YETI Nation favorite - the Chug Cap. This two-part powerhouse is topped with a TripleHaul Handle for Grab-and-go ease and anchored with a strong, clear spout so you know when a top off is needed. It's also dishwasher safe and leakproof. So toss the whole bottle-and-cap combo in your tractor, truck, boat, raft - you catch our drift - without thinking twice.


Thermacell Patio Mosquito Repeller

Keep mosquitoes away without the spray.

The Thermacell Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller looks great on any patio or deck while warding off pesky mosquitoes. Its powered by a Thermacell fuel cartridge which creates heat to activate the repellent Allethrin, a synthetic version of a naturally occurring repellent found in chrysanthemum flowers. Heat disperses the repellent creating a 15-foot zone of protection. 


Bliss Hammocks Zero Gravity Chair

The perfect throne for the king at the end of a hard day.

The feature-packed Bliss Hammocks 26”-wide Zero Gravity Chair includes everything Dad need to relax his worries away all day! Zero gravity suspends your body in a neutral posture, allowing you to relax. An adjustable level locking system secures the chair in your desired position. The adjustable canopy protects you from the sun's rays, or folds behind the chair and locks in place. And hydration is close at hand with a molded plastic drink tray that attaches to either side.

If you're still scratching your head over what to get Dad, this gift guide is just the beginning of the problem-solving products you'll find at Gemplers. Choose from more than 30,000 problem-solving products worthy of Dad’s Day or any day.