The best deals at the REI Gear Up and Get Outside Sale

November 13, 2018 Gear Reviews
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The Gear up and Get out there sale on at REI is a great time to stock up on holiday gifts and gear you need for winter. If you’re an REI member, you can also save 20% on any one full priced item and 20% off any outlet item. This deal runs through November 19. Here are our favourite items on sale. This is a great time to stock up before the holiday rush.

30 percent off Patagonia 

Most of Patagonia’s line up of jackets and clothing are up to 30% off. Our favourite is the Better Sweater, a top seller and the super cosy and practical Nano Puff or Nano air jacket. Both available in men’s and women’s styles. 

20 percent off the Exped DownMat XP 9 with Pump

Sleep comfortably all winter with the Exped downmat. These blow-up mattresses are down filled and keep you super warm when winter camping, with an R-value of 8. Using the code you can get one for $191.20 for regular size.

50 percent off  REI Co-op Stainless Steel Vacuum Water Bottle, 32 – 40 oz. sizes

This double wall, stainless steel bottle will keep your liquids cold for up to 24 hours and your hot liquids warm for up to 12 hours. The bottles come in two colours and two sizes. Now as part of REI’s peak deals promotions, these bottles are now 50 percent off. Get the 32 ounce for $17.39 and the 40 ounce for $18.89.  Want more water bottles? All REI Co-op brand Nalgene bottles are now buy one, get one free. 

50 percent off Freewaters Jeffrey slippers 

The Freewaters Jeffrey slippers in Charcoal.

These cosy slippers are perfect for chilling and designed to keep your feet toasty warm and comfortable. Use them outdoors and indoors, durable soles work on a variety of surfaces. Available now for half price at $22.49.  Both mens’ and women’s styles available. 

25 percent off LifeStraw filtration

The original Lifestraw.

The Lifestraw system filters out 99.99 percent of bacteria and protozoa, and is one of the most convenient items you can have in your pack. With the straw, simply dip into the water source and drink. We got to review both the personal Lifestraw and the bottle and we liked them so much we take them everywhere in the summer and when we travel. If you want a bottle, you can also get the Go Filter bottle on sale as well. The Lifestraw itself is now $14.89 and the bottle $33.69. 

20 percent off ski and snowboard goggles from Smith

Smith Range snow goggles at $59.99 in Charcoal red Sol-X.

Smith ski and snowboard goggles feature vents that improve air circulation and keep your lenses fog-free. Pick up a new pair of Smith goggles this season and save 20%. 

30 percent off MPOWERD Luci lanterns

mpowered luci color essence mini trio inflatible solar lanterns rei photo

These great ambient lights are inflatible and come in a set of three and feature four vivid hues. Great for mood lighting with the softness of candlelight, and last about 6 hours. They are solar rechargeable. Get them now for $31.39. Mpowerd also makes a great variety of solar lanterns and lights, and they are all on sale. 

25 to 50 percent off Mountain Hardwear OutDry Duffel bags

Mountain Hardwear OutDry duffel bag in Graphite.

These robust and waterproof bags are a must have for camping and traveling. Also great for canoe camping since the waterproof fabric will keep your gear dry. Available in three sizes, small (49 L), medium (75 L) and large (95 L). These bags are now on sale for $74.73 for the small, $81.73 for medium and $134.73 for the large.  

30 percent off Smartwool

You can never have enough merino wool Smartwool. All underwear, socks, midweight 250 base layers, sweaters and jackets. Smartwool socks are my favourite; from running, skiing and hiking, I have a pair of Smartwool merino socks. The fit is amazing, they dry fast and stay warm when wet. 

30 Percent off Merrell hiking boots

merrell outmost hiking boots mens slate black REI

The Merrell Outmost Mid Vent Waterproof hiking boot is on sale from $110 to $73.73. These waterproof hikers are also available as hiking shoes with a lower rise for both men and women. Those retail for $69.73 down from $100. If you want more selection, there are about 116 other selections of hiking shoes and boots on sale to choose from. 

20 percent off the Yakima SkyBox 16 Carbonite Cargo roof box

Heading out on a road trip? The Yakima SkyBox will keep your gear including enough for three campers and skis up to 185 cm long.  It’s now 20 percent off, on sale for $423.19. It’s also made from 80% recycled plastic.