Shipping cut off days for holiday orders 2017

December 13, 2017 News
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If you like to buy your outdoor gear gifts online, you’ll need to know the shipping cut off dates this year. 

Shipping cut off days are fast approaching for most merchants. Since December 24 is on a Sunday, you’ll have to get your order in soon. There is still time to get your package in time. To be safe, plan to have it delivered by December 22, the Friday, to have your package in time for Sunday.

Here are a few shipping cut off days for some select outdoor gear merchants. If you order by the following dates, your gifts are guaranteed to arrive by December 24. 


December 20 at 9 am PST 

For delivery by Dec. 25:

  • Order gear & clothing by Dec. 20, 9 am PT
  • Order traditional (physical) gift cards by Dec. 13, 9am PT
  • E-gift cards usually arrive within a few hours after ordering or can be scheduled for a later date


Guaranteed by December 24 if ordered by the following dates:

December 17 at 11:59 pm PST for economy shipping, ground 

December 20 at 5 pm PST for 2 day shipping

December 21 at 4:30 pm PST for next day 

Order by Dec 20 by 5pm MST for Delivery by Dec 24

Shipping Cutoff Dates:

Need it by December 24? Be sure to place you order before the following dates (all times MST)

Economy: Wed, Dec 13 at 5pm

Standard: Fri, Dec 15 at 5pm

Free 2-day: Wed, Dec 20 at 5pm

Next Day: Thurs, Dec 21 at 3pm


Order by December 18, 8 am MST.


December 18 at 12:30 EST via Guaranteed Express

December 22 at 12:30 EST via Overnight Air Express

Sierra Trading Post

For delivery before Dec 25 order by:

December 19 at 11:59 MST for Standard Shipping

December 20 at 3:00 PM MST for UPS Air 2 Day/Second day air

December 21 at 3:00 MST for UPS Air 1 Day/Overnight

Eastern Mountain Sports

December 14 at via Standard Shipping (3-7 business days)

December 20 via UPS 2nd Day Express

December 21 via UPS Overnight

December 23 before noon via UPS Saturday Delivery


Need inspiration? Shop our outdoor gear gift guide for this year.