8 of the Best Backpacking Gear Deals from Around the Web This Week

As summer starts winding down, we looked for some of the best end-of-summer deals from our favorite outdoor gear brands, so you don’t have to! Check out some sick deals from Outdoor Research, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, and more—including three terrific ultralight down jackets!

Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer 2 (Women’s | Men’s)

$194 (Reg $325)
40% off


Weight: 6.9 oz (197 g)
Insulation: 800 fill-power down
Shell: Recycled ripstop

Mountain Hardwear Bishop Pass Woman’s Sleeping Bag

$229 (Reg $305)
18% off

Weight: 40 oz
Insulation: 650 Fill Down
Rating: 15 F

Outdoor Research Activeice Spectrum Sun Hoodie (Women’s | Men’s)

$62.99 (Reg $79.00)
20% off


UPF: 50+
Material: 94% Polyester, 6% Spandex
Features: Lightweight, Quick drying, Wicking, Breathable

Outdoor Research Women’s Refuge Hooded Jacket

$159.99 (reg $220)
27% off

Weight: 1 lb 0.9 oz
Insulation: Synthetic
Shell: Polyester

Outdoor Research Helium Down Jacket – Men’s

$103-125 (Reg ($229)
45-55% off


Weight: 12.6 oz
Insulation: 800 fill-power down
Shell: Nylon
Warranty: Lifetime

MSR Freelite 2 Tent 

$399.96 (Reg $499.95)
20% off

Capacity: 2 person
Weight: 2 lb 15 oz
Material: Polyester and Nylon
Features: Semi-freestanding, 2 vestibules, double-wall

Cotopaxi Fuego Down Jacket (Women’s | Men’s)

$171.99 (Women’s) $183.99 (Reg $230)
Up to 25% off (Women’s)  20% off (Men’s)

Weight: 14 oz
Insulation: 800 fill-power down
Shell: Nylon

Merino 150 Lace Baselayer Long-Sleeve Top – Women’s

$51 (reg $85.00)
40% off

Material: 77% merino wool, 23% nylon
Weight: 4.44 oz
Insulation level: Lightweight

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Comments 1

  • Smith : Aug 9th

    Wow! thanks for sharing such an amazing gear list & deals.


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