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Save Up to 50%: The Backcountry Memorial Day Sale Starts Now

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Backcountry has marked-down summer apparel, hiking gear, and camping essentials for its Memorial Day Sale. Some prices are cut in half — talk about seasonal savings. 

We found a range of savings on in-season staples like pants, shorts, and rainwear. Save up to 50% on bestsellers from top brands like Black Diamond, Arcteryx, and Backcountry.

The sale starts May 21 and runs through Memorial Day, the end of the month (and the unofficial start of summer adventure). We’ve highlighted some of the deals below, but check out the entire sale for more.

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Gear Steals: Save Up to 50%

Hydro Flask 32 Oz. Wide Mouth Water Bottle With Flex Cap 2.0: $34 (25% Off)

HydroFlask 32 oz. with Flex Cap

By now most of us are familiar with how double-wall insulation maintains a liquid’s temperature. This one from Hydro Flask has a generous wide mouth opening. The flex cap gets its name from an easy-carry flexible loop handle, and it helps insulate as well.

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Backcountry Pants & Shorts — Men’s & Women’s: From $38 (Up to 30% Off)

Backcountry Pants on sale

Backcountry has pants and shorts on sale. In particular, the stretchy Slickrock, the Pecos water shorts, and the variety of women’s On The Go activewear.

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Jetboil Flash Stove: $82 (25% Off)

REI Dividend: Jetboil Flash

This compact backpacking stove packs into itself for convenient storage and can boil water in less than 2 minutes. The lid has a strainer and the bottom cover can be used as a bowl. It’s good for making coffee or tea and hydrated packaged meals.

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Buff CoolNet UV+ Print Buff & Solid Buff: $18 (Up to 25% Off)

Buff Original and CoolNet UV+

One of the more versatile pieces of outdoor apparel, these can protect your neck and face from harsh UV rays, whether you’re by the water or atop a ridgeline. The stretchy polyester CoolNet is made to cool and wick away sweat, and its sun protection has a UPF 50+ rating.

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Backcountry All-Around 40L Duffel: $70 (Up to 30% Off)


Backcountry’s All-Around duffel is a car camping and travel-sized duffel made from tarpaulin with a waterproof nylon pocket inside. It has detachable shoulder straps, gear loops, compression straps, and several handles for easy haulin’.

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Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork Trekking Poles: $135 (25% Off)

Black Diamond Carbon Z Alpine

These all-season poles come with a cork grip to reduce sweat buildup. They adjust using the brand’s FlickLock Pro adjustment points to secure them. Additionally, the poles have padded wrist straps and foam pads below the cork to grip on more technical terrain.

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Arc’teryx Zeta SL Jacket — Men’s & Women’s From $225 (Up to 25% Off)

Arc'teryx Zeta SL Rain Jacket - Women's

The Zeta SL is a lightweight rainshell using waterproof, breathable GORE-TEX Paclite Plus. It’s made to stay dry when raining and pack away small when it’s dry out. The jacket fits snugly with some articulation points as well as adjustments at the hood, hem, and cuffs.

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NEMO Equipment Stargaze Luxury Recliner Camp Chair: $165 (25% Off)

Nemo Stargaze luxury recliner camp chair

You can sit up in it and watch a campfire, but this chair is made to lean back and take in the view of the stars. It sways, so you may find yourself rocking back and forth. The aluminum frame folds up and can be carried on your back with the seat’s straps.

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Don’t Miss: More Deals

These were just some of the highlighted deals that may go fast. Backcountry has several other deals on dozens of items, including some off-season gear.

Be sure to check out the sale for yourself and update your gear lists accordingly. With discounts of up to 50%, this sale is worth exploring in depth.

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This post is sponsored by Backcountry. Find more deals included in the Memorial Day Sale here.

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