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The 30 Best Memorial Day Sales You Don’t Want to Miss

Check out this list for some of the best Memorial Day deals of 2020.

Memorial Day this year might look a little different in terms of gatherings. But our favorite outdoor activities are thankfully still possible in the age of social distancing.

Gear up for your next run, bikepacking, or camping trip with amazing discounts on gear from Arc’teryx, The North Face, Black Diamond, Osprey, and more. If you can’t find what you’re looking for with these top deals, check out our continued list below.

12 Standout Memorial Day Deals & Sales

REI: Save Up to 50% on Big Brands Including Patagonia, Arc’teryx, KUHL, and More

REI Duffel Bag on sale

Standout deal: Clocking in at less than 25 bucks, the Roadtripper Duffel is an amazing deal. The heavy-duty CORDURA fabric is rugged enough that it can take a beating as checked luggage and keep on packing.

The shoulder straps can easily be removed when not in use. You can’t beat a simple, lightweight, durable duffel for 50% off.

And you don’t want to miss this mega REI sale, where you can save big on your favorite brands including Patagonia, KUHL, Arc’teryx, and more.

Shop the REI DuffelShop the entire REI sale

Western Rise: 25% Off Our Favorite Travel Pants

western rise evolution pant

Standout deal: The Evolution Pant has been lauded by many as an awesome travel pant. It’s our top pick for adventure travel due to its ample stretch, good looks, and ability to withstand several wears without washing.

Shop the Evolution Pant

Solo Stove: Save Up to 30% on Fire Pits


Standout deal: Take your backyard hangout game to the next level with the Solo Stove Ranger. It’s portable, fun, and makes for a smokeless fire experience.

As our editor wrote, “In a test outside the GearJunkie office, we noticed nearly clear air above the roaring blaze of the Solo Stove. When the fire was transferred to a normal metal fire pit, it burned with a big smudge of dark smoke.”

For larger fires, check out the Bonfire or Yukon.

Shop the RangerShop the entire Solo Stove sale

Backcountry: Take an Extra 20% Off Brands Like Patagonia, Arc’teryx, The North Face, and More

The North Face Gordon Lyons Fleece Jacket Mens

Standout deal: The North Face Gordon Lyons Fleece Jacket ($59) and 1/4-Zip Pullover ($41) are both on sale for up to 54% off.

The Gordon Lyons Fleece jackets are 100% polyester fleece layers with a zippered chest or zippered sleeve pocket, perfect for camping, hiking, backpacking, and casual wear.

Shop the Gordon Lyons FleeceShop deals on big brandsShop the entire Memorial Day sale

Black Diamond: Save 25% on Apparel, Climbing, and Mountain Products

Black Diamond First Light Stretch Hoody Jacket on Sale

Standout deal: The First Light Stretch Hoody is a very breathable layer that works well while you’re on the move. A few GearJunkie staff members have this jacket and have come to love it for active pursuits in cool-to-cold weather.

If you climb, don’t miss the 25% discount on harnesses, ropes, shoes, carabiners, protection, ice gear, and more.

Shop the HoodyShop the entire Black Diamond sale

GRAYL: 20% Off Water Bottle Filters w/ Code SUNSOUT20

GRAYL GEOPRESS water filter

Standout deal: Check out the GEOPRESS purifier bottle. We recently wrapped up an extensive test of the best water filters, and this is one of our favorite purifier bottles for travel. You fill it up, press the filter down, and drink the (now clean) water.

Shop the GEOPRESS PurifierShop the entire GRAYL sale

Garage Grown Gear: 40-Plus Small Brands on Sale

Tested: Ombraz strapped sunglasses without sidearms review

Standout deal: Ombraz armless sunglasses. These sunglasses use string instead of arms, and they were super comfy in our tests. Plus, you can save 10% on a pair right now.

Garage Grown Gear sells products from smaller upstart outdoor companies like Ombraz. Right now, you can get deals on over 40 great brands. You can score deals on camping meals and trail food, hammock gear, ultralight backpacking gear, and so much more. The sales run through May 27.

Shop Ombraz SunglassesShop over 40 brands

Cotopaxi: Save Up to 50% on Sale Items, Extra 20% Off w/ Code MEMORIAL20

Cotopaxi Teca Half-Zip Windbreaker
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Standout deal: This lightweight, packable jacket is a springtime essential. The DWR coating keeps rain at bay, and the internal phone pocket doubles as a stuff sack. It’s colorful, fun, and practical. Regularly $80, you can score the Teca Half-Zip Windbreaker for just $41.

And that’s not all, you can also save big on fleece jackets, shorts, backpacks, and more.

Shop Teca Half-ZipShop the entire Cotopaxi sale

KEEN: Save Up to 30% on Select Styles

KEEN Explore Shoes and Boots Sale

Standout deal: The Explore Collection is a new crossover hiking sneaker from KEEN that’s built for the trail. It comes as a shoe and a boot in some great colors.

Plus, there is a vented version and a waterproof version of each so you can choose the best one for the terrain you hike. Save 30% on the Explore Collection and several other KEEN shoes now.

Shop the men’s ExploreShop the women’s ExploreShop the entire KEEN sale

MSR: Get Up to 25% Off Bestselling MSR Gear


Standout deal: Get a great discount on gear like the MSR WindBurner Stove System ($112). The system includes a windproof burner and stove unit, a 1L pot unit, a straining lid, a cup/bowl, and a fuel canister stand.

The WindBurner system can even nest fuel canisters to save space. Essentially, you can get a full backcountry kitchen setup all at once — and for a discounted price.

If you regularly backpack in a party of two, check out the WindBurner Duo system ($135).

Shop the WindBurner StoveShop the entire MSR sale

Osprey: Save 25% on Summer Gear, Up to 40% on Past-Season Items

Osprey Atmos AG and Aura AG Backpacks on Sale

Standout deal: The Atmos AG 65L ($202) and Aura AG 50 ($180) are each 25% off right now. Osprey’s AntiGravity suspension is unbelievably comfy and helps distribute the weight in the pack well. One of our editors has used the Atmos AG 65L for years and loves it for backpacking.

Shop the Atmos AG 65Shop the Aura AG 50Shop the entire Osprey sale

Rumpl: Save 25% Off Blankets, Ponchos, and More

Rumpl Nanoloft Puffy Blanket Hiking

Standout deal: The original Rumpl puffy blanket ($74) is a fantastic product for almost any season. The blanket is made with recycled ripstop polyester fabric and hollow fiber synthetic insulation.

The blanket also has nice touches for camping like corner stake loops, a cape clip for lounging around the campfire, and a stuff sack for easy packing. 

Shop the Original Puffy BlanketShop the entire Rumpl sale

More Memorial Day Sales & Deals

  • Steep & Cheap: Outdoor gear is up to 75% off until Memorial Day
  • Cabela’s: Save up to 50% during the Go Outdoors Sale
  • Alchemy: Get up to $1,500 off a new mountain, road, or gravel bike
  • prAna: Spring and summer apparel is up to 30% off through Memorial Day
  • BioLite: Save up to 25% until Memorial Day
  • Chaco: Take an extra 20% off sale styles with the code SALE20
  • Outdoor Research: Save 25% off sitewide during the May Melt Out Sale
  • Kammok: Get 30% off “camp at home” gear
  • Stio: Score 25% off sitewide during the Summer Kickoff Sale
  • Suunto: Up to 60% off select sport watches
  • icebreaker: 25% most items and up to 50% off select products
  • Orvis: Save up to 70%; for the best deals, use the code MEMDAY30 in the outlet
  • Mountain Steals: Save up to 60% on camping and biking gear
  • Competitive Cyclist: Select mountain bikes and frames from Yeti Cycles, Evil Bikes, and Santa Cruz Bicycles are up to 40% off
  • VSSL Adventure Flasks: 25% off sitewide; 40% off the Silver Flask
  • Leatherman: Take $5, $10, or $15 off the most popular multitools
  • L.L.Bean: Everything on the site is 15% off with the code SUNNY15
  • DUER: Save 25% on select pants
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Mary Murphy

Mary is based out of GearJunkie's Denver, CO office. She has a degree in English and Journalism, and been writing professionally for over four years. Her outdoor interests span from running to sport climbing, from landscape photography to pack-paddleboarding. If she's not writing, you can most likely find her at the top of a fourteener, or in a local bakery.