Black Friday: Best Outdoor Gear Deals

Nab big savings on quality gear quickly, then #OptOutside. We combed the web for some of the best Black Friday deals online.



Check out our updated article for the best Black Friday deals on outdoor gear for 2018.



Cabela’s pushes to be an even bigger player in the outdoor recreation market. Here are some of the best bargains you’ll find through its website and retail stores.


The North Face Triclimate Jacket: $179 (Reg. $260). Bonus, get $20 in Cabela’s Bucks with any TNF purchase over $99.


The North Face Thermoball Jackets:  $75-$200 (Reg. $120 – $230) We’ve put these Thermoball synthetic puffy jackets through harsh testing and love them. Cabela’s has some great deals on many varieties online at as much as 50% off.


Cabela’s Workwear Outerwear: 20-40% Off. A variety of Cabela’s-brand apparel is available from $21-$105, including the Roughneck Logger Flannel pictured ($42).


KEEN Liberty Ridge Hikers: $80 (Reg. $200). Waterproof hiker with leather upper, designed for long hiking treks.


GoPro Hero Session Holiday Bundle: $180 (Reg. $250). 8MP camera with 1080p video, includes Handler Floating Hand Grip and 16GB Micro SD card.


Emotion Stealth 11 Angler Kayak: $300 (Reg. $450). 300-lb. capacity, backrest, rod holders, and luggage handles all around—ideal for open water fishing journeys.

Tentsile Green Friday

Tentsile, maker of the innovative suspended tri-tent, has deals throughout its line on Friday. To top it off, for every tent sold on “Green Friday,” Tentsile will plant six trees.


Tentsile Flite: $280 (Reg. $350). All of Tentsile’s tree tents are 20% off. We tested the 2+ person Flite, the lightest in Tentsile’s lineup, and love it.


Trillium Hammock: $225 (Reg. $250). Every tree hammock is 10% off. The Trillium is the big daddy, holding three people and up to 880 lbs.



Get 20% off all KEEN footwear on orders over $150.


Take 30 percent off dozens of products from Patagonia, The North Face, Marmot, and more.


Marmot Men’s Speed Light Jacket: $290 (Reg. $450)


Mountain Hardwear Women’s Ghost Whisperer: $158 (Reg. $320)


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The House

The has deals up to 80% off on a huge selection of winter, water sport, camping, and cycling gear. Here’s a few of our favorites.

Blackburn Orogen Mountain Bike Saddle: $10 (Reg. $66). Top-notch, weather-resistant MTB with memory foam.


Burton Moto Women’s Snowboard Boots: $26 (Reg. $130). Single-pull speed lace system, with a “heat mold” system that contours to your foot arch.


K2 Moto Gmbh Youth Skis: $70 (Reg. $350). A great deal to get your teen or tween started on the slopes.



Yakima DoubleDown 4-Bike Hitch Mount Rack: $158 (Reg. $197). Fits four bikes and is compatible with 2- and 1-1/4-inch hitch receivers.


Select Osprey Packs: 25% Off. Check Amazon’s list of Osprey hiking and daypacks that are eligible for the Black Friday discount. The Daylite Daypack pictured will go for $37.

Columbia: 25% Off

Take 25% off 1,300 products made by the outdoors apparel giant, including free shipping on Black Friday.


While you won’t find “door-buster deals” at Patagonia’s online or brick-and-mortar stores, there is an excellent reason to shop there on Black Friday. All of Patagonia’s sales on Friday will be donated to environmental organizations—100 percent. In the effort, Patagonia hopes to generate at least $2 million for the planet.


Patagonia Hybrid Sleeping Bag: $300. We’ve covered this and consider it one of the premiere high-altitude sleep systems for the harshest climes.


Patagonia Nano Puff Climbing Jacket: $200. Patagonia’s classic windproof zip-up. Features PrimaLoft Gold Insulation Eco with 55% post-consumer recycled content, and a 100 percent recycled shell and liner.


Patagonia Compression Bra: $49. Made from Fair Trade Certified sewing and designed for intense hikes and trail runs.


Patagonia Women’s Merino Air Bottoms: $129. Made from a blend of merino wool and recycled polyester, these form-fitting leggings work as a base layer or athletic wear.

Check out Backcountry for lots of discounts. A couple favorites:

Big Agnes Dream Island Double Synthetic Sleeping Bag: $188 (Reg: $250) This double sleeping bag with synthetic insulation is a car camping solution for couples who want to share.


Salomon Toundra Pro Women’s Boot: $150 (Reg. $200) A serious winter hiking boot, these are ready to put in big miles in snow and cold.