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The Best Labor Day Sales for Outdoor Gear

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We scoured the web to find the best Labor Day Sales for outdoor gear. Shop now and save up to 60 percent off gear from Cotopaxi, Dometic, Patagonia, and more favorite retailers.

Labor Day weekend is here, and that means big savings. Shop our favorite sales and score some great gear at a killer price.

We’ve highlighted some of our favorite deals here. But remember, the selection is limited and going fast. If you see something you like, snap it up because it won’t last long.

Dometic: 15% Off + Free Premium Ground Shipping

Dometic sale

Nothing beats a cold drink at the end of a long, hot day. Whether tearing up the mountain bike trails, living the van life, or car camping off the grid, Dometic has you covered with portable refrigerators. From the 112-can-capacity CFX 75DZW to the wallet-friendly CC 32, there’s an electric cooler option for every adventure.

And the PLB40 is a must-have for anyone who loves road-tripping, overlanding, or boondocking. This 40Ah lithium iron phosphate battery is a device-charging superhero. It can provide an entire weekend of power for a Dometic CFX and is compatible with solar, your car’s 12V DC socket, or the AC power at home. It will change the way you travel.

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Gear.com: Up to 30% Off

Gear.com Labor Day Sale

Gear.com has some Labor Day sale items that are over $100 off the list price, plus another 35 percent in coupons and cashback that you can stack on top of that. In short, you can save big. We’re especially pumped on the current climbing deals from Black Diamond. Everything you need to get started is available in the Momentum Package for just 86 bucks. Or pick up a new rope or a few cams. It’s all on sale.

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Cotopaxi: Up to 60% Off

Cotopaxi Fuego Down Jacket

Cotopaxi has made a name for itself by creating high-quality, brightly colored gear. Plus, the brand always aims to “do good,” which means you can feel good knowing your purchase makes a difference. It has all sorts of great deals right now, including this do-all jacket made with responsibly sourced, water-resistant 850-fill goose down. Regularly retailing for $250, you can save 150 bucks right now on the Fuego Down Jacket, shown above, available in women’s and men’s.

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REI: Up to 50% Off

REI Labor Day Sale

Right now you can save 50 percent on Hydro Flask bottles, hiking boots, and our favorite minimalist trail-running shoes. And that’s just scratching the surface. The REI Labor Day Sale is massive. Whether you love biking, hiking, camping, backpacking, or exploring new places, you can find some great deals on gear, shoes, and clothing right now. Plus, you can use coupon code LABORDAY19 to take an extra 20 percent off anything in the REI Outlet.

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Patagonia: Up to 50% Off

Patagonia synchilla snap t fleece sale

Patagonia doesn’t go on sale very often, so seeing so much gear steeply discounted is exciting. From backpacks to kids’ gear, there are some great deals to be had, like the Synchilla Snap-T. It’s one of those pieces of gear that holds up and still performs decades after its inception. This fan-favorite fleece is soft, warm, and comfortable. It’s like a blanket you can wear all day, every day.

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Backcountry: Up to 50% Off

Backcountry Labor Day Sale

From 40 percent off the beloved The North Face ThermoBall Jacket to 25 percent off all La Sportiva climbing shoes, the Backcountry Labor Day sale is not one to miss. There are some great deals on camping essentials, and you can even save 45 percent on a kayak. And right now you get an extra 20 percent off the big brands like Arc’teryx, Marmot, and Patagonia. To see the full discount, put the item in your cart.

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BUFF: 40% Off


There are endless ways to use your BUFF. It makes a great hat, baklava, sun-shield, ear-warmer, and eye mask just to name a few. Basically it’s a do-all accessory that proves indispensable all year long. And right now you can save 40% on your favorite headwear. From the summer-friendly CoolNet UV BUFF to the cold weather essential Polar BUFF, there’s something for everyone. And the sale doesn’t stop there. You can also save big on trucker hats, headbands, beanies, gloves, and kids gear. The selection is huge and awesome. Shop now and save.

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Biolite: 15% Off sitewide

BioLite Sale

Boost your campsite with any number of BioLite’s power-enhancing products. Right now, everything is 15 percent off — headlamps, solar light kits, fire pits, BioLite’s signature stove, and more. Their newly released no-bounce headlamp is one of our favorites and the Nano Grid Light Kit will solve all your camp lighting problems. Use code LABOR15 at checkout.

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Carhartt: Additional 25% Off Clearance

Carhartt Sale

Use code 25OFF for an extra 25% off clearance items. The 8-Point Jacket will have you ready for hunting season. And you can even score a flannel for less than 20 bucks. Carhartt makes hardworking gear meant to be used. Shop for boots, coats, and clothings for the entire family and save big now.

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Topo Designs: Up to 50% Off

Topo Designs Sale

Colorado-based Topo Designs makes colorful, useful gear for all sorts of outdoor adventures. And right now you can stock up on half priced goods. We’re big fans of the Mountain Shirt. Everyone needs a good flannel and this one is soft, made from 100% organic cotton, and packed full of style. And if you need a new backpack, the Trip Pack is great for day hikes, travel, hauling books, or running around town.

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Smartwool: 50% Off

Smartwool Labor Day Sale

We love wool. And we really love when it’s 50 percent off. Right now you can stock up on socks, travel essentials, cold weather layers, and more. And you can rest assured that everything boasts the beloved properties of quality wool. It’s comfortable against the skin, breathable, and stays stink-free. Sheep rule, and so does this sale.

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Black Diamond: An Extra 10% off Outlet Apparel

Black Diamond Forge Down

From casual t-shirts to technical outerwear the Black Diamond sale shouldn’t be missed. Use code APPAREL10-A for an extra 10% off outlet apparel. Normally the Forge Down Hoody (pictured) is $199, but you can score the men’s and women’s for just $116. That’s a 40% savings on this climb-ready, 700-fill down jacket. You can also save on cams, headlamps, ropes, and all manner of gear during the online sale.

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