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    31 Of The Best Things To Get At REI's Anniversary Sale

    Attention outdoorsy folk: you can now get gear and clothing for up to 30% off.

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    Greetings, nature-enthusiasts and adventurous souls! REI is having their biggest sale of the year where you can get up to 30% off *thousands* of styles, including camping and hiking gear, premium clothing labels (like Patagonia and Arc'teryx), and more!

    We've picked out some of our favorite deals to help you get started:

    1. A trusty Nalgene water bottle that's durable, easy to clean, and eco-friendly. You'll always remember to stay hydrated whether you're in front of the computer or on the trails.

    The transparent bottle resting on top of a rocky surface

    2. A pair of stretch cotton corduroy shorts you'll definitely wear on repeat this summer.

    3. An inflatable solar lantern so you can enjoy all the ambiance of a candle without dealing with an open flame. It's perfect for a patio, yoga studio, camp site, or dinner table.

    The lantern on a bedside table

    4. A pair of supportive, fast-drying bike shorts to make cycling in warm weather a breeze. There's even a zippered pocket for your ID and other small items.

    A model inserting an iPhone into the pocket of the biker shorts

    5. A Helinox Chair Zero — a light, comfortable, four-legged camp chair that packs down to the width of a standard 32-ounce water bottle and weighs a single pound. It's pretty much magic.

    The unfolded chair

    6. A Patagonia Nano Puff jacket that's lightweight yet warm. The best part? It's made of 75% recycled materials.

    A model wearing the Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket in blue

    7. A two-burner camp stove big enough to use regular pots and pans on. You won't have to sacrifice your cooking experience while camping.

    The blue burner camp stove with a pot on top of it

    8. An REI Co-op backpacking bundle so you'll have everything you need on hand for a spontaneous camping trip.

    The orange tent, sleeping bag, and sleeping pad on display next to each other

    9. A chic and comfy Patagonia Fleetwith romper you seriously won't want to take off. It's made of stretchy recycled polyester and spandex that's sweat-wicking and easy to move around in.

    10. A pair of Smartwool socks (made of merino wool and reinforcement fibers) that are cushy and durable — exactly what you need on a long hike. The ventilating mesh also will also help keep your feet airy, cool, and dry.

    The Smartwool ankle socks in gray with a red logo print across the toes

    11. A North Face Wawona 6 Tent — a spacious option for the entire family. There's enough headroom to stand up and the large mesh windows ensure it won't get stuffy inside.

    The North Face Wawona 6 Tent set up

    12. A Garmin fenix 6X Sapphire Multisport GPS watch to help you keep track of your fitness progress. From mapping to music to heart rate, this gadget has got you covered.

    The watch with a black watch face, gunmetal dial, and silicone rubber band

    13. A Jetboil all-in-one cooking system so you can boil water in 100 seconds, allowing you to conserve fuel and dig in faster. When it comes to food, the quicker it's ready, the better, amirite?!

    14. An Arc'teryx Atom insulated hoodie, if you're looking for an everyday jacket that's water-repellant, breathable, and stylish.

    A model wearing the hoodie

    15. A BioLite FirePit that creates a hyper-efficient fire (read: better combustion ad less smoke) with air jets powered by a rechargeable battery. You can burn both wood or charcoal and even cook hibachi-style on it with the removable grill grate.

    Two people enjoying the fire pit by the beach

    16. An REI Co-op Joule three-season mummy bag to give you double protection in wet conditions. It's filled with water-repellent down and covered with waterproof (but breathable) fabric.

    17. A Black Diamond headlamp so you can see the road clearly on an early morning or nighttime run.

    The headlamp shining light in the darkness

    18. A pair of high-waisted leggings made of stretchy, moisture-wicking compression jersey for yoga or running errands. There's even a hidden key pocket in the waistband.

    A model wearing the prAna Transform High-Waist Leggings

    19. A pair of Salomon X Ultra 3 Mid GTX hiking boots as comfy as a pair of running shoes. It has a high-traction rubber sole that'll help keep you safe on wet trails.

    A hiker wearing the boots on rocky terrain

    20. A crowd-favorite Patagonia Better Sweater fleece jacket that's not only super cozy but also made of 100% recycled polyester fleece.

    21. A sleeping pad to fit perfectly in large, two-person tents (or a variety of vehicles). It'll provide nearly four inches of cushioning so you can get a good night's rest.

    A person taking the sleeping pad out of the trunk of their car

    22. An REI Co-op bike perfect for getting around the city. It has a versatile 3x9 drivetrain, a flat handlebar for comfortable upright riding, and room to add rack/fenders.

    23. A pair of Hoka One One trail-running shoes so lightweight and breathable, they'll put all your other sneakers to shame.

    A person wearing the running shoes on the grassy ground

    24. A light and compact hammock that can pack down to the size of a grapefruit yet is large enough for two once it's set up.

    The hammock in the blue, yellow, and purple colorway

    25. A NEMO Disco 15 sleeping bag designed to let you sleep on your side and packs down to a manageable size despite being ultra warm.

    The sleeping bag, unfurled

    26. All all-purpose towel for hot yoga, the beach, and more. It's sand-resistant, slip-resistant, quick-drying, and absorbent. Bonus: it's made with GRS-certified post-consumer recycled plastic.

    The towel in a colorful Grand Canyon pattern

    27. A pair of hiking poles with ergonomic cork grips so they won't feel slippery when your hands are sweaty.

    The hiking poles, featuring a red shaft, cork grips, rubber grip extensions, and solution straps

    28. A pair of heavy-duty, shock-absorbing insoles as an affordable alternative to costly custom orthotics. They have an all-natural coating that helps to inhibit odor-causing bacterial growth.

    A person inserting the green insoles into their shoes

    29. An Osprey Aura AG 65 pack with plenty of compartments to fit all your essentials. It's designed to achieve optimal weight distribution so you'll feel comfortable carrying it all day long.

    A person taking a sleeping bag out of the zippered sleeping bag compartment on the pack's bottom

    30. A Hydro Flask vacuum tumbler (with a lid) for keeping your beverage hot or cold for hours and hours.

    The tumbler in mint

    31. An aesthetically pleasing hammock stand so you don't have to be outdoors or rely on perfectly placed trees to use your hammock. It can be set up anywhere — even in your living room.

    A person relaxing indoors on a hammock supported by the curved hammock stand

    Want more? Check out everything in the sale here!

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