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The holidays are wonderful. They're also a consistently stressful time for many people—even more so this year amid a global pandemic. That's why we
Black Friday has come and gone, but the savings are still in full force. If you're looking to upgrade your kit for 2021, this year's Cyber Monday
If you're hunting for the ultimate Appalachian Trail souvenir, you may be in luck. Friends of Baxter State Park is auctioning decommissioned trail
Backpacking gear can get expensive, but you don't have to eviscerate your wallet to outfit yourself with a trail-worthy kit. Shop the REI Cyber Week
The lines between Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Where's My Wallet Wednesday, and Shopmore Sunday have certainly been blurred over the past few years.
Appalachian Trail section hikers...we want you! If you've taken on the Appalachian Trail in pieces, whether you intend to finish the complete
Did you find your significant other on trail? Or maybe a relationship that fizzled out? Or even a one-night stand? Either way, we want to hear
Over the years, we have amassed quite a collection of gear reviews, roundups, Best-Ofs, tech breakdowns, updates from season to season, and advice
Let’s talk about discomfort. For the outdoor community, discomfort has long manifested as: rain, freezing temperatures, endless climbs, swarms of
Summer might have just started, but REI's summer clearance is in full swing. Polish up your backpacking and camping gear setup for your summer