We have a love hate relationship with Black Friday. It’s sheer commercial madness, but you can score some incredible deals on the best gear in the industry. In years past, Black Friday used to mean packed malls and retailers, long lines, and lots of traffic. Today, it means scouring the internet for deals, letting you skip the chaos and find incredible gear from the comfort of your home. Here, we’ve rounded up some of the best outdoor gear sales to check out as we head into Black Friday and Cyber Monday later this month. Many sales last through the month of November, or even through December, giving you plenty of time to score the perfect gift for your loved ones (or yourself). Just keep an eye on stock as we get closer to the holidays!
The HeyBike Ranger S is a folding electric bike, that delivers the power you know and expect in an electric bike, but in a more compact design. The Ranger S has a powerful 750W motor, hydraulic front suspension fork, and a disc-brake combo, that provides a comfortable and stable ride. It can travel 55 miles on one charge and is available in four colors. Score one for $200 off during their Black Friday special.See the HeyBike Sale Here
Looking for some layers to bundle up in this winter? Whether your activity-of-choice is skiing, sailing, or another type of adventure, Helly Hansen has a wide variety of reliable outdoor pants, jackets, and more for just about any activity. From November 21 to November 28, Helly Hansen will be offering 25% off site wide. If you purchase on November 28, aka Giving Tuesday, an additional 5% will be donated to Big City Mountaineers, a group dedicated to helping young people from big cities overcome barriers to accessing the outdoors. We love the men’s Paramount Softshell Jacket and the women’s Coastal Parka.See the Helly Hansen Sale Here
Brands aren’t the only ones that hold Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales. Online retailer Evo has some solid deals of their own to get your hands on, as well as insanely steep discounts on last-season’s gear. Head over to evo.com starting 11/14 From 11/18-11/27 you can score 20% off Smith gear. 20% off Anon helmets and goggles runs from 11/21-11/27. Black Crows skis are discounted 20% from 11/24-11/27, and there’s 20% off new Evo-branded gear and bags from 11/14-11/29.
As far as steeper discounts go, there’s up to 50% off past-seasons’ Arbor snowboards and bindings, up to 50% off past seasons’ Giro helmets and goggles, up to 45% off past seasons’ K2 skis & boots, and up to 40% off past seasons’ Atomic skis & boots.Shop the Evo Sale Here
Sea to Summit is the perfect one stop shop for all of your camping and outdoor kitchen gear. Camping gear doesn’t come cheap, but luckily Sea to Summit is offering up to 40% off kitchen products and sleeping bags from November 19 to November 27th. We’ve been loving the Spark Ultralight Sleeping Bag, the Adaptor CoolMax Liner, and the X-Set 21.See the Sea to Summit Sale Here
Founded in Peru, Paka is all about making natural, all-purpose clothing for folks that love the outdoors. Their clothing is made from Alpaca fibers and they have tops, bottoms, underwear, socks and more. Their clothes are naturally antibacterial, promote thermoregulation, are three times lighter than merino wool, are quick drying, and incredibly durable. From November 24 to November 25th, they’re offering 30% when you purchase three or more items. Their Breathe Women’s Joggers, Original Crew, and Crew Socks are high on our list.See the Paka Sale Here
You can never have too many sunglasses. If you spend a lot of time outdoors, it’s a good idea to throw on a pair of shades to protect your eyes from the sun’s harmful rays. From November 18-23, Tifosi Optics is offer 15% off site wide, 20% off orders over $50, and 30% off orders over $100 (use code SWANKSGIVING). From November 24-26th, use the code FRIDAY to score the same deals. Current favorites include Svago for every day wear and the Tyrant 2.0 for active endeavors.See the Tifosi Optics Sale Here
For all of your outdoor and camping lighting needs, Bioite has got you covered. We love their AlpenGlow Mini, FirePit+, and Headlamp 325. For Black Friday and Cyber Monday, they are offering 25% off site wide and 42% off the FirePit+ ($175). The sale runs from November 20 to December 11th, so you have plenty of time to score some goodies for yourself or do some holiday shopping.See the Biolite Sale Here
If paddling, surfing, or kayaking are your jam, Isle SUP has a great collection of affordable hardboards and inflatables. From November 23 to November 26th, they’re offering 30% off hybrids and 40% off iSUPs (with a free electric pump included). We’re digging the Explorer 2.0, the Coronado Soft Top, and the Switch 11’6″.See the Biolite Sale Here
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