12/02/2011 08:06 am ET | Updated Feb 01, 2012

10 Great Stocking Stuffers For Independent Travelers (PHOTOS)

Shopping for the traveler in your life can be tough. Most independent travelers focus on traveling light, so you don't want to overload them with a bunch of new gear to lug around. And when it comes to certain items, particularly for outdoor and adventure travel, the proper gear may be out of your budget.

For all those travelers on your shopping list, we've compiled a list of great gifts that won't bust your budget and are small enough to fit in a stocking.

From practical items like headlamps and Swiss Army Knives to more fun items like ultralight hammocks, travel clotheslines and travel games, we've thought of something for every type of traveler, so stuff your travel fanatic family member's stocking with these great stocking stuffer ideas for travelers.

Stocking Stuffers For Independent Travelers

Need more gift ideas for travelers? See 50 Gifts Under $50 For Travelers or see BootsnAll's complete travel gift guide round up.