The Best Deals for Backpackers at REI’s Final Spring Clearance

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OK, hikers. This is it. Spring is here, the trails are opening up, and REI is clearing out their gear in a major way to make room on the shelves. From April 5 to April 8, you can get an extra 25% off select items. We’ve listed the best deals from this sale for backpackers, and the rest of them can be found here. You don’t need a code or anything—just the desire to save some dollars.

Arc’Teryx Cerium LT Down Hoodie
Originally $379, now $264

Want warm? You’ve got warm. This jacket is beefy but still manages a slim fit. The deep hood and high collar protect from wind and drafts.

Arc’Teryx Atom LT Hoodie
Originally $250, now $180

This synthetic layer can be worn as an outer or a midlayer depending on conditions.

Smartwool PhD Training Gloves
Originally $45, now $30

Every hiker needs a good pair of liner gloves. These are reliable, fit snugly, and have palm grip texture for trekking poles or general camp tasks.

Salomon Sense Ride Shoes 
Originally $120, now $59

Trail comfort right out the box. Men’s here.

Hoka One One Speedgoat 2 Shoes
Originally $140, now $69

Hoka’s support and cushioning is unsurpassed. This is a great time to try them out. Men’s here.

Garmont Mystic II GTX Mid Hiking Boots 
Originally $199.95, now $119

Gore-Tex protection for wet, cold hikes. These are ideal for hikers who want something with good ankle support and toe protection.

Brooks Caldera Shoe
Originally $140, now $69

A longtime favorite for thru-hikers and trail runners. This version of the Caldera has a super breathable mesh upper and are lightweight for past packers and long-distance trail runners.

Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex Shoes
Originally $110, now $54

For hikers looking for lightweight, flexible shoes. At just 14 ounces per pair, these shoes won’t hold you back.

Altra Timp Trail Trail-Running Shoes
Originally $130, now $51

Like the thru-hiker favorite the Lone Peak, only a wider toe box and a thicker midsole.  What’s not to love?

Outdoor Research VersaLiner Gloves
Originally $55, now $37.93

The transformer of gloves.  Includes both a liner and a shell.  Great for hikes in cold, wet environments.

Patagonia Woolyester Fleece Pullover
Originally $139, now $68.83

Another solid option for cold, wet climates.

REI Co-op Sahara Convertible Pants
Originally $69.95, now $34

A favorite amongst dads and those who crave a pant / short hybrid for hiking.

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