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October 2020 Finds on REI

REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.) is dedicated to helping people enjoy the great outdoors via a huge catalogue of some of the best gear around. They sell everything from travel essentials to snowboarding gear, backpacking to cycling, to gear for staying in shape and more. We have rounded up some of the best deals on Blessthisstuff-approved gear, and listed several of their highest-rated clothes and outdoor gear you can currently shop from their awesome website. Product details below.



The Mountain Hardwear X-Ray trucker hat shades your eyes from the suns glare and offers a humorous nod to climbing equipment hidden in the graphic. Midsize, rounded bill protects your eyes from sunlight without being too cumbersome.
BUY | $28




The Adidas Terrex Free Hiker Parley is the next iteration of the uber-popular shoe, now with sustainable upper material. Equipped with stretchy Primeknit (made from recycled ocean plastic) uppers, and a responsive boost midsole, the sleek hiking shoe is completed with a grippy Continental rubber sole to keep you climbing, no matter the conditions underfoot.
BUY | $200




Gerber´s ComplEAT culinary multitool offers convenience of a home kitchen in the wild. The innovative tool is comprised of 4 components: aluminum spoon and fork, a silicon dual-sided spatula, and a 4 function multi-tool. Flip the spatula around and connect it to the fork for camp tongs. Plus, the kit includes a handheld multitool with bottle opener, veggie peeler, serrated package opener, and can opener.
BUY | $29




When you leave home, protect yourself and those around you with the Outdoor Research Essential Face Mask Kit, which includes a durable, washable and fully adjustable mask with 3 filters.
BUY | $20



The small, rugged, and lightweight Garmin inReach Mini is perfect for when hiking in remote regions, making sure you stay connected when off the grid and out of cell phone range. A palm-sized satellite communicator for adventures where size and weight matter.
BUY | $350




Pros at keeping hands toasty when youre holding an ice axe, snow shovel or ski poles, the REI Co-op Guide insulated gloves deliver lasting warmth and good dexterity during chilly winter conditions.
BUY | $49




The new Hero9 Black packs a new 23.6MP sensor, and can now record up to 5K 30fps videos and capture 20-megapixel stills. There is also a shiny new 1.4-inch front color LCD display for framing your shots when you have the camera pointed towards you, and a new battery that offers 30 percent more life than the previous model.
BUY | $450




Whatever adventure you are planning, from afternoons at the swimming hole to your favorite hike, stay hydrated and happy with the 64 fl. oz. Hydro Flask Wide-Mouth vacuum bottle with Flex Cap.
BUY | $64




Push into the backcountry with confidence with the Leatherman Signal Topo multi-tool clipped to your belt. A bevy of tools and a unique topo-map blade make this multi-tool stand out from the rest.
BUY | $119




One cable to rule them all, the NOMAD Universal 1.5m cable comes with integrated multi-tip charging options to charge most any mobile device, working with iPhone, iPad and Android devices.
BUY | $23




The North Face have introduced a new version of their popular Rolling Thunder line of travel bags. Ready for the long haul, the Rolling Thunder collection now sports a lighter, more user-friendly design and is sized to safely take you (and your gear) around the world. 
BUY | $269




Prepare for skies closing in with the mens On Weather jacket, a super light, breathable and element-ready essential for any rainy day run. 360° micro-ventilation ensures you wont get clammy.
BUY | $240




The Fisher Space Pen Backpacker pen writes in extreme temps from -30°F to 205°F. And it writes underwater, upside down, at any angle, over grease and for 3 times longer than most pens.
BUY | $23




The impressive Suunto 9 is a smartwatch with outstanding battery life for your outdoor adventures. It delivers an impressive 120 Hours with GPS, and an intelligent battery life management system with smart reminders to help you ensure you have enough juice for your next adventure. 
BUY | $599

Please note: Recommendations are independently chosen by Blessthisstuff´s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission.




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