Best Backpacking Gear Deals from Small Business Sales Week

This is a sponsored post brought to you by Garage Grown Gear. Small Business Sales Week runs from May 17th to May 24th this year.

It’s Small Business Sales Week, and we’re helping get the word out about online deals for backpacking and camping gear from small businesses and innovators in the outdoor industry. From today, May 17, to Tuesday, May 24, over 40 small brands will be offering sales on everything from freeze-dried meals to backpacks and camping accessories. “HUZZAH,” to quote the sale’s marketing materials directly.

Organized by Garage Grown Gear in collaboration with dozens of amazing small outdoor brands, the sale is a great way to save money, support mom-and-pop operations, and discover innovative new outdoor gear. Deals from Small Business Sales Week will be available around the web, including at Garage Grown Gear.

Head over to Garage Grown Gear to shop the entire sale and score sweet discounts on brands including Thrupack, Hammock Gear, Purple Rain, and FarOut.

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Huzzah indeed. Courtesy of Garage Grown Gear.

Our Top Picks

Garage Grown Gear

All your favorite cottage brands (and all Small Business Sales Week deals) in one place! Gear up at their site-wide sale, with everything from backpacks to quilts to apparel on sale.


Fanny packs are the ultimate thru-hiking fashion statement. This week, take 10% off a custom Thrupack Builder fanny pack or 20% off favorites including the beloved Summit Bum.


LiteAF makes backpacking packs that are both ultralight and ultra-fabulous. Take 10% off all products this week by using the code SBSW10 at checkout.


The quintessential thru-hiking navigation app covers a whole lot more than just the Triple Crown trails. This week, take 15% off all long-distance trail guides.

Greenbelly Meals

Bars so hefty (and nutritionally balanced!) they can stand in for a stoveless backpacking meal. USe thediscount code SMALLBIZ10 to take 10% off all products.

Hammock Gear

Your one-stop-shop for all your hammock needs, from the shelter itself to quilts, tarps, and accessories. Take 15% off basically everything sitewide this week.


Kevlar food bags built to resist critters without resorting to the bulk and weight of a full-on bear canister. All Ursack bags are 25% off during Small Business Sales Week.

Granite Gear

Granite Gear specializes in backpacks: high-quality backpacking packs (like the popular Blaze 60 and the Crown2 60), portage packs, lifestyle and tactical packs, you name it. Take 30% off all products during the sale.

El Coyote Quilts

Custom down quilts using the highest-quality materials available—10% off all products now through May 24th.


BearVault only makes two products—the BV450 and the BV500—and they’re both 20% off during the sale.

GooseFeet Gear

You haven’t lived until you’ve luxuriated in a pair of cozy, cloudlike down booties, which just so happens to be GooseFeet Gear’s specialty. Use the discount code SMALLBIZ10 to take 10% off all products this week.

Purple Rain Adventure Skirts

Hiking in a skirt? You know it. Purple Rain Adventure Skirts are the ultimate in comfy, functional thru-hiking fashion. Use the code SBSW22 at checkout to take 10% off skirts and dresses with free first-class shipping.

Kula Cloth

Kula Cloth makes pee rags that are cute and hygienic. All products are 10% off this week.

Chicken Tramper Gear

Amazing name, even more amazing gear. This week, take 15% off all fanny packs and accessories (including their popular water bottle sleeves and zippered shoulder strap pockets) with the code SBSW15.

Bushka’s Kitchen

Change up your backcountry diet completely with these tasty and highly unusual meals. (Some of our favorites include Lentil Lunch, Unstuffed Pepper with Ground Bison, and Citrus Chia Morning Bowl). Take 10% off all single-meal pouches this week.

The Rest of the Deals

Take 10% off all bear bags from Hilltop Packs. via Hilltop Packs.


25% off all products.


10-15% off specific products.

Alpen Fuel

20% off all Alpen Fuel Granola Meals using code SMALLBIZ20 at checkout.


20% off all products.

Cascade Wild

20% off all products.

Cascadia Coffee Roasters

20% off all products.

Cnoc Outdoors

15% off Portland-made products: Trekking Poles, Tent Stakes, Clean Hands Valve. Use code PDX15 at checkout!

Dandee Packs

15% off fanny packs and trail wallets using the code SBSW15.

Dangle Supply

15% off all products using code SBSW15.

Deliberate Life Designs

20% off all products.

Ever Green Adventure Foods

3 Original Meals On Sale! $10 each.

Farm to Summit

20% off all products.

FarPointe Outdoor Gear

25% off full order when paid with accepted Crypto-Currency (all products available, excluding Rotating Fabric Series).

Fernweh Food Co.

15% off adventure meals and meal packs (not valid on gear, sale or seasonal items). Use code: SMBIZ22 at checkout!


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Glacial Gear

15% off all products.

Green Goo

25% off everyday skin care products.

Heather’s Choice

20% off Packaroons!

High Tail Designs

15% off all products.

Hilltop Packs

10% off all bear bags.


15% off all products.

Mayfly Ultralight Equipment

20% off any camp shoes.


20% off all products.

Nashville Pack and Equipment Company

5% sitewide with code ‘SmallBiz’ on non-Zoleo products. Includes 2021 Cutaways already marked down 10% for a total of 15% off. $50 automatic discount on Zoleo products.

Nomad Nutrition

10% off all products.

Pika Outdoors

15% off all products.

Pinnacle Foods Co.

15-20% off all products.

Renegade Outdoors

20% off all products.


10% off all products.

Shamma Sandals

15% off Mountain Goats UltraGrip using discount code 22SBSW at checkout.

Six Moon Designs

Details pending.


20% off hoodies, t-shits, hats.

Space Bear Bags

15% off all products.

Territory Run Co

25% off all products using discount code GGG25 at checkout.


10% off specific collection.

TownShirt Co.

15% off all in stock items.

Trail Butter

15% OFF Variety Packs with code SMALLBIZ at checkout.


20% off all products.

Trekker Joe’s

15% off all products.


25% off all Eco friendly products.


10% off all products.

Venture Wipes

15% off all products.

Westbound Gear

15% off all fanny packs.

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Comments 1

  • BK : May 20th

    I don’t see the discount in my FarOut app for any guides on Android. Am I missing something?


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