Our weekly column finds the best deals from across the web to save you money on outdoors gear. Many of these closeouts won’t be around for long, so get them now!
REI Co-op Half Dome 2 Tent: $139 (30% off)
The REI Co-op Half Dome 2 has room for two backpackers, a rainfly designed to maximize venting, two doors, and two vestibules. This tent packs a lot into a small package, literally. Its minimum trail weight is 4 pounds 9 ounces, so it’s a little heavy for backpacking but great as an all-around tent. Available on REI for 30 percent off.
Layer up this winter starting with a pair of excellent Capilene Midweight long underwear from Patagonia. REI marked down both the tops and bottoms for men and women. The material dries fast and provides warmth, great for high-exertion activities in chilly weather. It’s also really durable! Available on REI for 30 percent Off.
Timbuk2 Especial Messenger Bag: $89 (50% off)
The Timbuk2 Especial Messenger Bag is designed to get you from point A to point B over and over again with abrasion-resistant Cordura, a waterproof skin, magnetic buckles, and more. The laptop stash pocket fits up to a 13-inch laptop, and the shoulder strap lays well over both the left and right shoulders. Available on REI for half off.
Platypus Softbottle: $4 (50% off)
Roll these soft water bottles up, throw them in your pack, and forget about them. Platypus Softbottles are reusable, lightweight, and collapsible. Available in a variety of sizes and designs, from 0.5- to 1-liter, these are half off on Camp Saver.
Gerber Air Ranger Knife: $16 (60% off)
The Gerber Air Ranger contains high-carbon stainless steel, a serrated edge, textured handle, and locking liner. Weighing in at 2.6 ounces, it measures 7.32 inches fully extended with a 3.26-inch blade.The knife ranks highly on Cabela’s, with 217 reviews averaging 4.4 out of 5 stars. Grab one now for 60 percent off.
Klymit Pillow X: $14 (47% off)
Sleep soundly in the backcountry without getting weighed down. The Klymit Pillow X Inflatable Pillow weighs a scant 1.95 ounces, so you’ll hardly know it’s in your pack. It inflates with two breaths and is made of polyester with Primaloft insulation. Available on Camp Saver.
Arc’teryx Norvan VT Shoe: $136 (20% off)
Arc’teryx’s first trail running shoe, the Norvan VT hit high marks with our testers as a fast trail shoe complete with a unique lacing system. Change up your laces from snug to really snug on the go without untying. Our tester found the shoe excelled on steep, rocky, and technical trails. Available on Moosejaw for 20 percent off.
Black Diamond Posiwire Quickpack: $76 (20% off)
With sport climbing season a few months away, it may be time to think of a new set of draws. The Black Diamond Posiwire clips easily, saves weight with a wired gate, and comes with Black Diamond’s snag-free keylock top carabiner for easy bolt clipping. Grab the pack on Camp Saver for 20 percent off.
Julbo Aerospace Goggles: $207 (10% off)
Keep fog at bay with the Julbo Aerospace Goggles. The goggles’ unique design allows for the lens to pop out or in, leaving a quarter-inch of unrestricted airflow around the lens. This completely prevented fogging while skinning in our testing, also blocking wind on the downhill. Available on Moosejaw for 10 percent off.
Smartwool Saturnsphere Socks – Women’s: $15 (32% off)
Dry, comfy, and warm – what else could you ask for in a casual sock? The Smartwool Saturnsphere is constructed with merino wool, a supportive arch brace, and are made in the USA. Available on REI for 32 percent off.