Handsome, rugged and sporty watches to make his Father's Day.

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Like ties and whiskey, watches are a time-honored Father’s Day tradition.

They’re handsome, convey a sense of responsibility and are just so very dad-like. Here are five to consider to make his day.

Filson Skagit Field Watch ($550 at Filson, Sodo, and filson.com). Rugged outdoorsmen and urban dwellers alike will love the Seattle company’s watch featuring a bridal leather strap and matching chocolate face.

Halios Puck Series II ($675 at halioswatches.com). With a stainless-steel case and band, this sophisticated dive watch out of Vancouver will look as good at the office as under water.

Garmin Fenix 5S Multisport GPS + Heart Rate Monitor Watch ($600 at REI). Support his athletic endeavors with this new, top-of-the-line activity tracker that records workout stats and movement, monitors heart rate (chest strap not included), has a GPS and compass, and much more.

Shinola Runwell 47mm Gift Set ($700 at shinola.com). A fashionable father will appreciate the versatility of this Detroit-made set that includes leather straps in black, brown and tan hues to match to any outfit.

Timex Fairfield Chronograph ($95 at timex.com). Hip and minimal, this classic chronograph has a perforated leather strap that adds a special, modern touch.