15 Fun (and Manly) Hobbies for Men That Are Easy to Learn

Whether you’ve got a hobby that you’re passionate about, or you’d like to fill your spare time learning something new, the Cratejoy Marketplace is packed with monthly subscription boxes that cater to a wide range of manly hobbies. From pumping iron, homebrewing, and gaming to cooking, the list of hobbies you can deliver to your door is endless!

Getting engaged in a hobby can really recharge your batteries, help you expand your social circle, and be a whole lot of fun––and monthly boxes offer a great opportunity to discover the motivation you need to do it!

We’ve rounded up some rewarding hobbies and our favorite subscription boxes for them to give you a useful guide of hobby ideas. If you’ve been thinking about picking up a new hobby, now’s the time to hop off and dive into learning new skills and making new friends. Remember, there’s a first time for everything!

1. Deadbolt Mystery Society


For puzzle lovers to put their problem-solving skills to good use

Price: Starts at $21.67/month

About the Box: Popular among current subscribers for good reason, join in one of the best hobbies around with the monthly box from The Deadbolt Mystery Society. For a night of fun and games each month, open the box to discover a standalone mystery just waiting to be solved. Find high-quality writing––and suspense-filled entertainment––as you work solo or in a team to learn the characters, sift through the clues, and unravel the mystery.

Shipping: Ships within the U.S. in the 1st week of the following month

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2. Freestone Fly Fishing Company


For any fishing enthusiast to stock up on essentials

Price: Starts at $37.50/month

About the Box: Wade into the ultimate treasure hunt of the great outdoors when you pick up the great hobby of fly fishing. To make sure the tackle box is stocked with hobby essentials, grab the affordable monthly subscription box from the angling aficionados at the Freestone Fly Fishing Company. Designed exclusively with fly fishers in mind, each month's box delivers top-notch accessories, premium fishing flies and pro-fishing swag.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from Canada on the 5th of every month

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3. The Hop-Heads Beer Club


For those who prefer beer drinking to beer brewing

Price: Starts at $34.95/month

About the Box: If your ideal hobby is socializing with friends over a pint (as opposed to making your own beer), we wholeheartedly support that! Make sure you've got all the hoppy craft beer your heart desires and your hobby requires with The Hop-Heads Beer Club. Adventure into the wide world of craft brews with the ultimate 12-pack filled with refreshing Pale Ales, Imperials IPLs, IPAs and Double IPAs, from some of the country's best breweries.

Shipping: Ships to eligible states in the U.S. to arrive in the last week of the month

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4. GloveBox | Car Care Made Simple


For classic car enthusiasts who like a clean, shiny car inside and out

Price: Starts at $31.99/month

About the Box: No matter your skill level, GloveBox delivers the goods that car and detailing enthusiasts need to get the look and feel they're after. Each monthly box is curated by fellow hobbyists who have a passion for car restoration and care, and insist on having the best of the best. Unbox practical, premium detailing products including towels, deep-cleaning products, and other essential car care accessories.

Shipping: Ships within the U.S. within 1-2 business days of ordering

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5. PowMau


For dudes who like surf, snow, and everything in between

Price: Starts at $35.00/month

About the Box: From the crest of the waves to the snow-capped peaks, PowMau is a monthly subscription that will hook you up with the best gear for less! Surfing, skiing and snowboarding––it's all represented. Simply choose which outdoor season you're currently enjoying for a mix of premium brand products that'll help you live your best life outside. Get up to 40% off retail prices, and discover new accessories, gear, apparel, and a sampling of power-packed snacks.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 15th of the month

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6. On Par Golf Balls


For anyone who hits the greens whenever weather permits

Price: Starts at $26.25/month

About the Box: Golfing is not only good for your physical health, but it's also good for your mental well-being. And golfers need plenty of golf balls to make the most of the fresh air! Luckily, On Par Golf Balls sends between 1 to 4 dozen mint-condition used golf balls, with no scuffs or refinishing. Choose from 10 different box options that feature a wide range of name brands.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 11th of the month

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