Black Friday, a day of shopping insanity, is here. We found a few outdoor gear deals from across the web as well as some “Small Business Saturday” bargins to catch in person or online. —Amy Oberbroeckling
Eastern Mountain Sports — Take up to 50% off (almost) everything online and in-store now until 11/26. Click here for details and restrictions.
50% off REI-brand outerwear — Applies to all in-house brand outerwear for men, women and kids all day Friday, November 23rd. More details + shopping here.
Vibram FiveFinger Blowout — Save up to 60% on FiveFingers shoes until November 26. Plus, get free ground shipping on all orders. To sweeten the deal, every purchase gets you a coupon for 50% off select styles to use at a later date. More details + shopping here.
Black Ops 35% off sale — This small custom bag maker in Chicago has a 72-hour sale. Neat wares, all made in the USA (in Chicago). Enter code: “blackops35” at the checkout. Shop here.
20% off Everything Chrome — Chrome has this sale on its bike bags and “everything they make” until November 26. Also, select items are 30-50% off. More details + shopping here.
Smith Goggles and Helmets — Take 20% off Smith products at Backcountry.com. Details/shopping.
Minnesota Shout-Out Sale — GearJunkie.com is based in Minneapolis, so we had to give a shout-out to a couple local shops, including Midwest Mountaineering, which is giving away a coupon at the door between 7:00am and 10:00am on Black Friday. The coupon is good for $20 off an $80 or more purchase and can be spent all day on Friday only. More details here
Shop Local, Save 40% on Bikes — Another MN shout-out. . . Freewheel bikes, a shop right down the bike path from the GearJunkie office, has its “black and yellow” sale where you can take 40% off almost any one item (some exclusions apply) in the store! This offer is good from 7:00am – 9:00am on Friday only. More details here.
Sierra Trading Post ‘Cyber Monday’ Code — Take 25% off an order with the code CYBERMONDAY12 at the checkout. More details + shopping here.
20% off Tri Gear and Apparel — Use the code BLACKFRIDAY20 to get 20% off at Trivillage.com + free shipping (orders over $75). Details here.
Take $50 off The PowerPot — For the gear junkie who has everything. . . the PowerPot is a generator of sorts that charges smartphones and other USB Devices using heat and water. You can get the PowerPot and a battery for $50 below retail this weekend. More details + shopping here.
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