It might be winter, but it’s always golf season. Shopping for golf fans can be difficult, but it’s certainly not impossible. There are literally thousands of great Christmas gifts for golfers out there. The possibilities are endless.
From clothing to equipment to novelty items, we’ve created a list of ideas below to help you get the perfect present for the golf fans in your life.
So keep reading to see some of the more popular and practical Christmas gift ideas for golfers.
1. HDE Neoprene Zippered Golf Club Iron Covers
Most people use head covers to protect their drivers, woods, and hybrids, but irons are just as important and could certainly use some security as well. The durable HDE Neoprene Zippered Golf Club Iron Covers will do just that. And do it in style.
You’ll get 10 in all to cover your 3 through 9 irons, then others for your pitching wedge, approach or gap wedge, and sand wedge. Each cover is numbered for easy identification and have zippers for a secure fit over the club head. They are also available in 4 colors — Black, Blue, Pink, and Red (pictured above).
If you’re in the market for wood covers, check out our post on the best novelty and funny golf head covers for drivers.
2. TruGroove Golf Club Groove Sharpener
Speaking of irons and wedges, the grooves in the club heads are vital to create spin and speed, which help with control and consistent golf shots. The TruGroove Golf Club Groove Sharpener will keep your grooves clean and well-maintained, extending the golf club’s life.
It has an aircraft aluminum body and a hardened tool steel tip, so you know it’s durable and strong. The knurled handle is 4.5 inches long which allows for a great grip. The groove sharpener works on both U- and V-grooves on irons, wedges, and utility/hybrid clubs. It complies with USGA and R&A regulations and available in 6 different colors — Silver (pictured above), Black, Blue, Gold, Pink, and Red.
3. Collapsible Chipping Net by Jef World of Golf
We could all use a little help in the short game and around the green, and the Collapsible Chipping Net by Jef World of Golf will allow to practice whenever and wherever you want. Made of durable nylon with a metal frame, the chipping net is designed to sharpen your shots and is suitable for golfers of all skill levels.
When open, the net size has a 23 inch diameter, but it then collapses to a compact 7 inches for easy storage and transport. The net features 3 separate chipping baskets of varying sizes so you can maximize your training session and become a more consistent chipper.
Read our post on the best golf practice nets for chipping and driving if you’re looking for a different style or model.
4. Bushnell Tour V4 Jolt Golf Laser Limited Edition Rangefinder
Rangefinders help golfers get accurate yardage distances to specific points on the course so you don’t have to guess how far or close you are away from the hole or other landmarks. Bushnell is a big-time player in the yardage rangefinder game. The Tour V4 features PinSeeker with Jolt technology, which gives you short Vibrating bursts when you’re locked onto the flag.
Built with 5x magnification, it accurately ranges from 5 to 1,000 yards and 400-plus yards to the flag within one yard. The Tour V4 is pro certified and legal for tournament play, and comes with a carrying case, battery and a 2-year limited warranty. Another plus is the compact size; it measures 3.11 by 1.57 by 4 inches and weights 6.6 ounces.
See more options and reviews in our post on the best golf range finders for accuracy. Or if you prefer a different style, check out our post on the top GPS golf watches.
Price: $279.95 (7 percent off MSRP)
5. Procella 62-Inch Golf Umbrella
It’s happened to all of us. You’re on the course and an unexpected downpour happens sending you running for cover because you don’t have an umbrella. I mean, most golf bags have slots to hold and umbrella, but so many choose not to take advantage of it. Perhaps you know someone like that. If so, then the Procella 62-Inch Golf Umbrella makes a perfect gift.
Water-resistant and windproof — positively tested in a wind tunnel at 46 miles per hour! — it has a double-vented canopy and a fiberglass shaft. Yes, this umbrella is no joke. And it comes at a bargain price. It’s available in 8 different colors (Red is pictured above) so you have plenty of options to choose from. Use it on or off the course and stay dry and protected wherever you are.
6. Club Champ Kooler Klub Drink Dispenser
We all know how hot it gets out there on the golf course and staying hydrated is important. The Kooler Klub Drink Dispenser from Club Champ ensures your thirst will be quenched all round.
It fits discreetly into your bag just like any other golf club and can hold up to 48 ounces of your favorite beverage. It eliminates the need to carry around cans or bottles so there’s no garbage. Simply pull the lever and the beverage will pour from the 3-wood club head tap. Makes a perfect gift for any golf fan.
Price: $35.44 (29 percent off MSRP)
7. Bag Boy Quad XL Golf Push Cart
Some golfers like to walk the course, but not necessarily with the added burden of carrying their bag. Golf push and pull carts help eliminate that extra weight. The Quad XL Golf Push Cart from Bag Boy is a lightweight, easy to maneuver cart with four, maintenance-free wheels. It’s perfect for golfers of all sizes as the easy one-step handle can adjust the cart’s height. With a parking brake mounted on the handle, it’s a simple squeeze to lock your cart in place when it’s not in motion.
There’s also plenty of storage which includes an extra large accessory bag and an extra deep scorecard console which has a mobile device holder, beverage holder and spots for tees and a ball marker. There a variety of options to choose from as the Bag Boy Quad XL comes in eight different colors.
Browse a wider selection in our post on best golf push carts for the money. And if you’d rather a different option, check out our post on the best lightweight and cheap golf pull carts.
Price: From $170
8. Jef World Of Golf Automatic Putting Cup
There’s a saying golf that goes “drive for show, putt for dough.” It basically means while the long drives are nice and impressive, it’s the putting that wins it for you. But putting is hard. The JEF World Of Golf Automatic Putting Cup will allow your green-challenged golf lover the ability to practice whenever and wherever.
It’s very easy to use. Simply place the cup on the floor and putt away. If you hit the target, the ball will be shot back to you so you don’t need to continually walk to the cup and retrieve it yourself every time. It is battery operated, and you’ll have to supply the two AA batteries yourself. Stocking stuffer perhaps?
If you’re looking for a different style, read our post on the best indoor putting greens with automatic ball return to learn more about those.
9. Ugly Christmas Sweater Men’s Winter Golf Santa
Winter means it’s Ugly Sweater Season and the Christmas Ugly Sweater Co. has golf fans covered with this one. A large image of Santa golfing, large snowflakes, and argyle sleeves. It has all the needed ingredients for a successful ugly sweater.
It’s made of 100 percent cotton, so you’ll be warm and comfortable while standing out at all the holiday parties. The pullover has a crew neck sweater and the item is machine washable.
10. Mizuno ThermaGrip Golf Gloves
Golf gloves always make a great gift as they tend to wear out pretty quickly, especially if you’re an avid player. And the Mizuno ThermaGrip is the ideal glove for the golfer who plays in cold weather. It features windproof upper fabric which offers flexibility and a knitted winter cuff which provides additional warmth.
The Cabretta leather palm gives a thin feel for extreme comfort and it ensures a solid grip in any weather condition. You’ll get a secure and comfortable fit thanks to the 3-D pre-curved patterning. Another highlight of the Mizuno ThermaGrip is the item is sold in a pair, so you’ll get a left- and right-handed glove.
Check out our post on the best golf gloves for grip and comfort for a wider selection and variety.
Price: From $19.99 (plus shipping)