REI’s Huge Anniversary Sale Can Help You Prep for Summer Adventures

Save up to 30 percent on our favorite camping, hiking, and other outdoor gear.

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Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, REI’s Anniversary Sale offers a ton of outdoor gear up to 30-percent off. The sale ends on May 27, so you have 10 days to shop for some of our editors’ favorite products at and for your next camping trip, hiking journey, or other outdoor adventures.

REI members can also save 20 percent on one other full-priced item with the coupon code ANNV19 in stores and online. And to really save during this sale, you can book an REI class or event and get $20 off with the code OUTSIDE19.

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Tiger Wall UL2 Tent
Big Agnes
$399.95

Original Price: $399.95

A great tent is essential for a successful camping trip, and Big Agnes’ Tiger Wall is one of the best. It’s light enough for backpackers at just over 2 pounds, but has all the convenient features you need for a comfortable trip, like enough space for two adults, two doors, and interior storage pockets. Originally $400, it’s now $100 off.

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Hopper Two 30 Cooler
YETI
$240.00

Original Price: $300

Yeti makes top-of-the-line soft coolers, and the Hopper Two is no exception. We can confirm that it succeeds in carrying up to 30 pounds of ice without leaking once on a camping trip. The detachable shoulder strap also makes it easy to carry, even when it’s loaded up with your water and chilled snacks.

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Nalgene Narrow-Mouth Water Bottle - 32 fl. oz.
REI Co-op
$10.95

Original Price: $10.95

The REI Nalgene is our Outdoors editor James Lynch’s favorite water bottle. It’s tough and leakproof, and its narrow mouth means you can guzzle water while hiking, biking, canoeing, or whatever activity you’re doing when hydration is important.

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Quest 4D 3 GTX Hiking Boots
Salomon
$230.00

Original Price: $230

One of the best hiking boots you can buy, the Salomon Quest provide sturdy support on rocky terrain with their Contragrip sole and mid-ankle height.

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SkyBox 16 Carbonite Cargo Roof Box
Yakima
$549.00

Original Price: $549

Whether you’re camping, skiing, or snowboarding, the Yakima SkyBox is an excellent rooftop cargo box that can haul 450 liters of gear—enough space for three travelers. 

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Icon Headlamp
Black Diamond
$99.95

Original Price: $99.95

The Icon is Black Diamond’s most powerful headlamp with a massive battery life of up to 70 hours on high from four AA batteries. The LED spotlight can emit up to 500 lumens to illuminate up to 110 meters ahead!

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Black Hole MLC Convertible Briefcase
Patagonia
$199.00

Original Price: $199

We love a good black hole, and Patagonia’s Black Hole Briefcase mimics massive dead stars’ ability to pack in a lot of matter in a small space. With a carrying capacity of up to 45 liters, this convertible 3-in-1 briefcase/backpack/shoulder bag can hold three to five days’ worth of clothing and gear.

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Forefront 2 MIPS Bike Helmet
Smith
$230.00

Original Price: $230

Test editor Brad Ford recommends this Smith mountain bike helmet with MIPS technology that reduces rotational forces on the brain during impact.

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Bonfire Fire Pit
Solo Stove
$300.00

Original Price: $300

This innovative, durable stainless steel, and  may be expensive, but it’s especially worth the price at 25-percent off, so you can enjoy low smoke and ash remains to really leave no trace when you pack up your campsite.

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Elite Thermal Leg Warmers
Pearl iZUMi
$55.00

Original Price: $55

Lynch uses these leg warmers to turn cycling shorts into warm weather, water-shedding gear. He says they’re “easy to put on with zippered ankles” and “stay up with silicone grippers for quads.”

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Wide Vacuum Mug with Cafe Cap 20 fl. oz.
Klean Kanteen
$16.39

Original Price: $41.19

For half off the original price of $33, you can snag Klean Kanteen’s classic stainless-steel mugs to keep coffee, cold brew, tea, or water hot or cold for hours.

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Galactic 30 Sleeping Bag
Kelty
$119.95

Original Price: $119.95

This Galactic sleeping bag features Kelty’s DriDown insulation that’ll keep you warm down to 30 degrees Fahrenheit and keep you dry even in unexpected wet weather.

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OneLink Shelter System with DoubleNest Hammock
ENO
$219.95

Original Price: $219.95

Social media editor Katie Fogel has used the ENO shelter system and hammock instead of a tent and reports that it kept bugs out on warm summer nights and its suspension straps won’t damage any trees.

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Moab 2 Ventilator Low Hiking Shoes
Merrell
$49.83

Original Price: $100

With suede leather and mesh uppers, the Merrell Moab hiking shoes offer great ventilation for hot summer hikes while still providing enough arch and heel support.

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Purist Water Bottle 26 fl. oz.
NUUN
$12.00

Original Price: $12

Lynch also commends this Nuun water bottle, since its sealed cap won’t leak and the silicon dioxide interior ensures that your water will taste like water, not a plastic bottle.

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Gonzo Grill Cook System
Eureka
$189.95

Original Price: $189.95

This 3-in-1 grill, griddle, and stove allows you to cook whatever you’re craving—from bacon and burgers, to pancakes and coffee—on a camping trip without lugging along too many cooking accessories. At under $150, you’ll also save money instead of spending more on separate appliances. 

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Classic Messenger Bag
Timbuk2
$99.00

Original Price: $99

Ford loves this Timbuk2 classic messenger bag because of its waterproof liner and solid features, such as its adjustable straps, secure buckles, and plenty of internal storage pockets. Plus, it’s not too big or too small.

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Siskin 8 Hydration Pack 2.5 Liters
Osprey
$100.00

Original Price: $100

A great hydration pack for mountain biking, the Osprey Siskin provides a 2.5 liter reservoir and 8 liters of additional storage space for snacks and whatever other gear you may need out on the trail.

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Apollo Lantern
Black Diamond
$64.95

Original Price: $64.99

This LED lantern with 250 lumens has a collapsible design with folding legs, a hanging loop, as well as strobe and dimming modes for whatever your preferred lighting setup. Plus, it’ll fully charge your smartphone via USB in about 3.5 hours.

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Kingdom 6 Tent
REI Co-op
$469.00

Original Price: $469

REI’s Kingdom tent provides two spacious rooms that can fit your friends and family. It’s tall enough to stand up inside with plenty of interior storage space and even has an available “garage” attachment to store more gear and supplies, which is particularly useful during poor weather conditions.

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Squeeze Water Filter System
Sawyer
$39.95

Original Price: $39.95

For just $30, you can stay hydrated in the backcountry even when clean drinking water sources may be scarce. The Sawyer Squeeze water filtration system is easily portable in a vest or backpack, so you can drink right from the 3-ounce pouch, or use it to fill up a larger bottle or hydration pack.

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Zodiac Plus GTX Hiking Boots
Scarpa
$269.00

Original Price: $269

Invest in high-quality, high-height hiking boots for $200. The Scarpa Zodiac will keep your toes snug, safe, and dry, whether you’re worried about sweat or stepping in puddles.

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Nine Trails 28L Pack
Patagonia
$78.83

Original Price: $159

One of the best backpacks for trekking outdoors, Patagonia’s Nine Trails is lightweight and comfortable but can still carry a full day’s worth of gear.

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DoubleNest Printed Hammock
ENO
$79.95

Original Price: $79.95

We love that ENO’s DoubleNest Hammock is durable, easy to wash, and comfortable to sleep in for two people. It also comes in tons of fun colors and patterns, all $20 off.

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Torch 250 Flashlight
Goal Zero
$79.95

Original Price: $79.95

Be prepared for any unexpected power outage or remote camping trip with the Goal Zero Torch flashlight. Through its hand crank, solar panel, or rechargeable battery, it serves as a reliable emergency light that can also be used to charge you phone through USB.

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Sound 9.5 Kayak
Perception
$429.00

Original Price: $429

Great for fishing or recreational kayaking in ponds, lakes, or slow rivers, this kayak is an affordable, sound choice.

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DragonFly Backpacking Stove
MSR
$139.95

Original Price: $139.95

The DragonFly is a reliable stove from MSR, a trusted brand. According to Lynch, it will not only give you precise temperatures you need for cooking gourmet in the backcountry, but it will also run on just about any fuel.

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Rambler Vacuum Bottle 36 fl. oz.
YETI
$50.00

Original Price: $50

The YETI water bottle can keep your drinks hot or cold for hours without leaking. Now well under $50, it’s a cheap option for a durable, large insulated bottle.

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Half Dome 2 Plus Tent
REI Co-op
$229.00

Original Price: $229

This affordable, three-season REI tent is great for backpacking, bike touring, or just regular car camping. Fit for two with two doors, two vestibules, multiple mesh ceiling vents, interior pockets, and hang loops, it’s everything you’ll need at less than 5 pounds and 30-percent off. 

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REI
Joshua Tree National Park Backpacking

Save $200 on the Joshua Tree National Park Backpacking trip by booking it during the duration of this sale. For four days, you can explore the 800,000 acres of the Joshua Tree National Park in Southern California.

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