November 30, 2023

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The 10 best deals from REI’s massive anniversary sale on Patagonia, The North Face and more

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Shop the store's biggest sale of the year.
Shop the store’s biggest sale of the year.

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In the days leading up to Memorial Day, there’ll be no shortage of amazing deals to shop (have you checked out our mattress and appliance picks yet?). REI is trumping the lot, however, by hosting its biggest sale of the year with an Anniversary/Memorial Day blowout that will have customers clamoring to fill their carts.

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From now through Monday, May 25, you can shop clothing, outerwear, shoes, hiking gear and more to your heart’s content at up to 50% off. That means brand favorites, such as The North Face, Patagonia and REI Co-Op will be up for grabs for less. What’s more, REI members ($20 for a lifetime) can use coupon code ANNV20 to take 20% off both a single full-price item and one eligible REI Outlet item (items this coupon is good for will end in .73).

We found tons of goods up for grabs at online price lows in this sale, so to help you navigate, we’ve rounded up the top 10 deals you should check out. 

1. The perfect spring jacket

Howling winds don't stand a chance against this jacket.
Howling winds don’t stand a chance against this jacket.

Spring can be notoriously tricky to dress for, with one day full of sunshine and warmth and the next all chilly wind. You’ll be nice and cozy no matter the weather with this The North Face Pitaya 2 Hoodie, which falls from $120 to $83.99 during this sale. This is the best price we could find on this piece with any stock available. With a near-perfect rating from REI customers, this hooded jacket boasts high wind resistance and a luxe moleskin lining that reviewers say is soft and warm. Choose from five versatile hues of Blue Wing Teal, New Taupe Green, Sunbaked Red, Tin Grey and TnF Black.

Get The North Face Pitaya 2 Hoodie at REI for $83.99 (Save $120)

2. This weather-resistant outerwear 

This jacket blocks out rain and wind, no problem.
This jacket blocks out rain and wind, no problem.

Men, meanwhile, can warm up with this Patagonia Houdini Jacket, which is currently discounted by 30%, making for a price low of $16. This customer favorite, which also boasts near perfect reviews, is weather-resistant and has a durable water repellent (DWR) coating to keep precipitation at bay. It will also shield you from strong gusts of wind, making for just the type of outerwear you’ll want to have on hand for a rainy day. The hood is adjustable, and there’s even reflective detailing to make you clearly visible to others.

Get the Men’s Patagonia Houdini Jacket at REI for $68.99 (Save $30.01)

3. This fun family game

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Keep the kids entertained for hours.

Looking for something to do with all your newfound free time? Check out this Spikeball 3-Ball Combo Set. Our editors love playing this game, which is described as a combination of four square and volleyball, with the fam when the weather allows. The objective? Bounce the ball off the net more times than your opponent. Not only is it easy enough for anyone to partake in, it’s challenging enough to keep everyone interested. While this bundle, which includes three balls, a net and a carrying sack, is normally $60, REI members can use the ANNV20 coupon code to drop it to $48. 

Get the Spikeball 3-Ball Combo Set at REI for $48 (Save $12)

4. These rugged hiking boots

Hiking awaits.
Hiking awaits.

Men will undoubtedly want to check out these leather Timberland Earthkeepers Mt. Maddsen Hiking Boots, which fall from $99.95 to $86.29. With more than 450 collective shining reviews from shoppers, these waterproof boots will not only keep feet dry, they’re equipped with Timberland’s “anti-fatigue comfort technology” to keep them comfortable. Reviewers say these shoes are also long-lasting, with more than one buyer noting that they’ve held up well after two or more years.

Get the Timberland Earthkeepers Mt. Maddsen Hiking Boot at REI for $86.29 (Save $13.66)

5. This must-have camping tool 

Drinkable water is just one tool away.
Drinkable water is just one tool away.

Another Reviewed editor favorite comes in the form of this Katadyn Adventurer Opti Water Purifier, on sale for $74.89 (down from $99.95). According to our TBRN Updates Editor, Séamus Bellamy, it’s a great thing to have on hand when you need to drink from a questionable water supply, be it in the wilderness or overseas. “It’s … great for camping: find a fast running stream or river, collect water from the middle of the flow and purify it with the Steripen’s UV light,” he advises. Claiming to kill 99.99% of protozoa, including Giardia, Cryptosporidia, bacteria and even viruses with its ultraviolet UV-C light rays, it will sterilize your agua at the push of a button. There’s an optical sensor to double as an LED flashlight and it comes with two batteries and a neoprene case.

Get the Katadyn Adventurer Opti Water Purifier for $74.89 (Save $25.06)

6. This slumber party maker

Sleep under the stars.
Sleep under the stars.

If quarantine fatigue has begun to set in for you, why not switch things up with a night under the stars? This highly-rated REI Co-Op Quarter Dome SL 1 Tent is 30% off right now, dropping from $299 to $209.29. With room for on
e, it’s got a unique trapezoidal design to allow for extra space where it’s needed. A roof vent offers added ventilation on hot summer nights, while interior pockets and hanging loops help to keep your stuff neat and out of the way. In addition to the tent, you’ll get a storage sack, stakes, guylines and tighteners, a pole-repair tube, a pole bag and a stake bag.

Get the REI Co-Op Quarter Dome SL 1 Tent for $209.29 (Save $89.71)

6. This stylish-yet-comfy romper

Style, meet comfort.
Style, meet comfort.

If you’re anything like me, you’ve been sacrificing your regular fashion-forward wardrobe in favor of comfort while working from home. Patagonia’s Fleetwith Romper gives you the best of both worlds, as it’s loose and stretchy enough to keep you comfortable, but still allows for a modicum of style. Customers love it for everything from camping trips to casual outings, calling out the draped, drawcord waist as being particularly flattering. A scalloped hem lends some intrigue and a DWR coating helps to wick away moisture on hot summer days.  

Get the Patagonia Fleetwith Romper at REI for $82.99 (Save $36.01)

7. This handy duffel bag

Versatility and endurance blend together in this duffel.
Versatility and endurance blend together in this duffel.

At 50% off is this handy REI Co-Op Roadtripper Duffel bag, which is reduced from $44.95 to $22.39. Great for everything from outdoor hikes to future trips to the gym, this rugged 40-liter bag is water-resistant and can be carried over the shoulder or by its dual handles. There are even “lash points” (attachment points) that allow you to fasten a jacket or smaller cargo to the bag’s exterior. No wonder it’s got a glowing 4.5 review from shoppers!

Get the REI Co-Op Roadtripper Duffel Bag at Rei for $22.39 (Save $22.56)

8. These hiking pants with added sun protection

Keep the sun's strongest rays at bay.
Keep the sun’s strongest rays at bay.

Whether you’re taking a stroll through the woods or hanging out at home, you’re sure to love these REI Co-Op Taereen Pants, currently 50% off, as much as the more than 100 reviewers who gave them two thumbs up via ratings. Made with a blend of nylon and spandex, they’re stretchy and functional, with plenty of pockets at the sides and front. They’re also equipped with both a DWR coating and UPF sun protection to help keep you cool and burn-free.

Get the REI Co-Op Taereen Pants at REI for $31.99 (Save $32.96) 9. A warm sleeping bag 

10. A trusty sleeping bag

Adventure awaits with this top-rated sleeping bag.
Adventure awaits with this top-rated sleeping bag.

If you’re going to sleep outside, you’re going to want a cozy sleeping bag to do it in, and lucky for you, this men’s REI Co-Op Trailbreak 30 bag, usually $89.95, is marked down to $62.89. This 72-inch polyester pick, which REI buyers like for its warmth and packability, has everything you’ll need for a good night’s rest. It’s water-resistant to keep damp chills out, has a three-panel “hood” to shield your head from the elements and is rated for temperatures as low as 30 degrees Fahrenheit. It also comes in a long version for men (up to 78 inches, $68.99) or a a shorter version (66 inches) for women for the same price.

Get the REI Co-Op Trailbreak 30 Bag at REI for $62.89 (Save $27.06)

11. This portable fire pit

Gather 'round the fire.
Gather ’round the fire.

You don’t have to build a fire from kindling with your bare hands to stay warm while enjoying the great outdoors—especially when you’ve got a portable BioLite Fire Pit on hand. This device has 51 air jets to provide oxygen for flames and works with both firewood and charcoal. It’s also equipped with a smart Bluetooth element that allows you to control the size of your flames with a free accompanying app. If you’re wondering how well it works, just ask the copious five-star reviewers for this item, who say it’s great for grilling on the patio. Though customers say it’s not entirely smoke-free, its included fan will help to quell any irritating fumes. Right now, you can get it for 25% off its list price of $249.95, which shakes out to $187.39.

Get the BioLite Fire Pit at REI for $187.39 (Save $62.56)

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