It’s Black Friday–which means the season for major gear sales has begun. If you already know the item you want, I encourage you to use the Gear Search Tool found on this site. We are connected to hundreds of online retailers so you can compare prices and find the best deals. It costs you nothing. If you don’t know what you want yet, don’t fret. We have been trolling through all the Black Friday sale previews and came across some great deals that we share with you below.
Mountain Gear offers some amazing deals on climbing gear. For example, you can save $200 on a Black Diamond Pro Rack.
Backcountry is having a great deal on skis. You can get last seasons skis for 40%-50% off.
Competitive Cyclist is holding a site wide sale on all things bike, including the Smith Forefront helmet for 20% off retail. You can find both mountain and road bike apparel for over 50% off.
Probably one of the biggest sales comes from Campsaver, with huge markdowns on all your favorite brands. For example, you can save $40 on a Jetboil Joule.
For those of you that have Patagonia gear you no longer wear, head on over to one of the Patagonia stores today. They are holding a Worn Wear Swap where you can swap your gear for some other lightly used item. If you don’t find something you want, San Francisco based sharing app Yerdle will be on hand to exchange your gear for credits–the credits can be used to “purchase” other gear from their app. And of course, there is food, refreshments, and music on offer.
And for anyone passing buy a Timbuk2 store, be sure to stop in for a KIND bar snack and some coffee to keep you going. You should also check out their site, as each day they are posting some pretty crazy deals on items like messengers for only $36.