2018 Holiday Gift Guide

  • 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays may be a bit stressful, but gift giving doesn't have to be. The experts at Rand McNally are here to make your holidays a little brighter this year. We've compiled a list of gift ideas for each person on your list — including yourself! We'll help simplify the struggle of gift shopping with ideas that are sure to delight. 


Gifts for the adventurer

This one's for the globetrotters, the sightseers, and the road-trippers. We all know them (and most likely envy them). If you're lucky enough to have these types in your life and on your holiday shopping list, look no further than these adventure-sparking gifts!

2019 National Park Atlas & Guide

Featuring detailed guides to America's 59 national parks, the 2019 National Park Atlas & Guide is perfect for hikers, sightseers, and road trip enthusiasts. Whether experienced or aspiring, they'll love the in-depth information provided for each national park, including maps, photos, and tips from Rand McNally editors. The guide also includes a full Rand McNally Road Atlas, helping to plan every step of their adventure!


This top-selling RV GPS will help the camping adventurers on your list to plan and navigate their next trip. RV-specific navigation produces customized routes based on RV or camper specifications. Add in campgrounds, parks, and other points of interests, and the RVND7 will help plot out the entire trip! And when they're not using it for RV trips, simply switch to Car Mode to use on the daily commute!

Best of the World: Exquisite Experiences

Filled with breathtaking vignettes and engaging travel content, Best of the World: Exquisite Experiences will spark a sense of wanderlust in anyone who lays eyes on it. This hardcover book will take readers on a journey through 60 of the world's most alluring destinations through a series of rich photography and cultural pursuits. Gift this to anyone on your holiday list and we promise you'll have them packing their bags!


Gifts for the professional driver

Finding the perfect gift for someone who spends most of his or her time on the road can be tough. But don't fret: Our electronics built for truckers and delivery folks are fun and practical. Show the driver on your list just how much you appreciate them with one (or all!) of these thoughtful gifts.

ClearDryve 200 2-in-1 Convertible Headphones/Headset

The first of its kind, ClearDryve 200 lets drivers easily swtich between mono headset functionality and stereo heaphones — so it's perfect for use on and off the road. The headset can be paired with any Bluetooth-enabled device for hands-free communication while maintaining focus on the road. ClearDryve 200 simply converts into wireless stereo headphones so drivers can listen to music or movies during their much-deserved downtime. Designed with drivers in mind, ClearDryve also features high-quality audio, superior noise-cancellation, and provides all-day, over-the-ear comfort.

OverDryve Pro

We understand how much time drivers spend in their trucks and the tools they need for day-to-day functions. If you're looking for a gift that helps simplify the drive, look no further than OverDryve Pro, one of the most robust, driver-focused truck tablets on the market. Available in both 7- and 8-inch screen sizes, the OverDryve Pro offers the features needed to get the job done, like award-winning, truck-specific navigation, voice assistance, a built-in dash cam, and hands-free calling and texting. And when it's time to relax, drivers can take advantage of multiple entertainment options like watching movies, listening to SiriusXM®, and accessing social media and email.


Gifts for the little ones

At Rand McNally, we encourage nurturing children's imagination and inspire learning at a young age with our childrens' atlases and activity books. This holiday season, give them the gift that keeps on giving. They'll have fun interacting with our learning activities, while gaining skills that will stick with them for a lifetime.

The Ultimate Backseat Book

Tired of hearing "Are we there yet?" on those long family car rides? Banish backseat boredom with The Ultimate Backseat Book: 3-in-1 Kids Activity Book. Packed full of travel games, quizzes, illustrations, and puzzles, kids will be amused for hours! The bundle contains three books in one kid-friendly, convenient take along.

Map It! Jr. 

Rand McNally's Map It! Jr. board book series is filled with colorful illustrations and enjoyable narratives to help foster a love of geography from a young age. These books challenge children ages 2-4 to explore their natural curiosity and begin to develop spatial thinking in a fun and exciting way. They'll enjoy exploring simple maps of the United States while learning about canyons, caves, rivers, streams, volcanoes, and more! Both titles in the series — Waterways and Landforms — will delight both parents and children. 

Kids' Illustrated World Map

Spark any child's curiosity with Rand McNally's Kids' Illustrated World Map that features vibrant colors and playful graphics. This best-selling wall map is designed to encourage children to have fun while learning about geography, botany, zoology, history, and architecture all across the globe. It's the perfect educational, yet stylish, wall art for any children's bedroom or playroom!


Gifts for the commuter

Business trips and daily commutes can be dull and tiresome. If you have a frequent business traveler on your list, help add some excitement to their day-to-day obligations with one of these commuter-approved gifts from Rand McNally!

DashCam 500

Dashboard cameras are great for capturing a scenic drive or critical moment. Give your commuter some peace of mind by gifting them with a dash cam this holiday season. The DashCam 500 is Rand McNally's most advanced camera yet, and captures high-quality photos and videos that are easy to save, organize, and share through the companion app.

Map It! Seek & Find

Does the commuter in your life spend a lot of time on planes or trains? Liven up their experience with the Map It! Seek & Find series. Map It! marries the mapping from the classic Rand McNally Road Atlas with the popular trend of adult activity books. Featuring cleverly designed seek-and-find challenges, these puzzles will put your commuter's map-reading skills to the test.


For those who drive to work and are tired of the mundane commute, OverDryve provides a combination of information, navigation, safety features, and entertainment in an easy-to-install, large screen tablet. Key features include a voice-controlled smart assistant, hands-free calling and texting, and forward collision warnings. With features like these, it's no surprise OverDryve 7 was named a top tech gift for the holiday season! Spruce up the drive, and your dashboard, with this cool gadget.


Gifts for the home decorator

Know someone who loves home decor? Gift them with a unique map or travel-themed decoration this holiday season! Elevate their interior design by adding a sense of adventure. Here are a few of our favorite items.

Lithograph Wall Maps

This line of vintage-inspired artwork provides an interesting take on the world map, making them statement pieces perfect for any room. In her "Not All Who Wander Are Lost" piece, artist Wendy Gold's individualistic design brings the famous quote to life through the use of vibrant colors and graphics. "Butterfly Migration" features a world map enveloped in a mosaic of bright and colorful butterflies. Printed on 18" x 24" heavyweight, 100% recycled stock paper, this artwork is as eco-friendly as it is unique. Choose from an assortment of designs for one that fits the style and personality of your loved one.

Crystal Marquise 12" Desk Globe

Highlight any table, desk, or dresser with the Crystal Marquise Desk Globe by Replogle. Classic with a modern twist, the transparent 12" globe sits on a unique stainless steel axis base, creating a showpiece that is sure to stand out in any setting.

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