The Best Deals for Backpackers at REI’s January Clearance

This is a sponsored post brought to you by REI.

From 1/13 to 1/20, REI is clearing out their shelves and backpackers have the chance to save up to 50% off apparel, shoes, and select backpacking items. For the rest of the deals, head here.

These are the best deals for backpackers at REI’s January Clearance.

Altra Lone Peak 4 Trail-Running Shoes
Originally $120, now $59.83 (Save 50%)

The thru-hiker favorite at absolute rock bottom prices.

Men’s here.

Altra Timp 1.5 Trail-Running Shoes
Originally $130, now $89.83 (Save 31%)

A bit more midsole and a wider toebox than the popular Lone Peak has made this a growing favorite among long-distance backpackers. Women’s here.

Salomon Odyssey Triple Crown Hiking Shoes
Originally $140, now $69.83 (Save 50%)

A smoking good deal on these thru-hiking ready trail runners. Women’s here.

Hoka One One Speedgoat 3 Trail Runners
Originally $140, now $99.83 (Save 50%)

One of the fastest growing brands and models on the long trails.  A super cushy midsole to make your weary knees happy.

HOKA ONE ONE EVO Mafate Trail-Running Shoes
Originally $170, now $119.93 (Save 29%)

Some of the most cushioned shoes out there, optimized for rugged trails.

Salomon XA Comp 8 CS WP Trail-Running Shoes
Originally $130, now $64.83 (Save 50%)

Mid-level cushion and a 10mm drop provide a versatile trail runner good for smooth trails to more rugged routes.

Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2
Originally $449.95, now $336.93 (Save 25%)

One of the most popular two person tents for thru-hikers for a reason.  Find the one person version here.

Therm-a-Rest Ohm 32 Degree Sleeping Bag
Originally $359.95, now $269.93 (Save 25%)

The Ohm’s 900-fill-power Nikwax Hydrophobic down comes in at just 18 ounces.  A lightweight, affordable three-season option for warmer sleepers.

Therm-a-Rest UberLite Sleeping Pad
Originally $179.95, now $134.93 (Save 25%)

Therm-a-Reest Uberlite

A full length, inflatable pad at 8.8 ounces is hard to beat.

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Xlite Sleeping Pad
Originally $169.95, now $126.93 (Save 25%)

If you want a bit more warmth and durability than the sleeping pad listed above, this is the choice for you.

Black Diamond Spot Headlamp
Originally $39.95, now $29.73 (Save 25%)

Three hundred lumens at 3.25 ounces, with a red night vision light to not disturb your camp/shelter-mates.

Peak Design Field Pouch Camera Waistpack
Originally $39.95, now $31.93 (Save 20%)

Protect your camera and valuables for just a few ounces. This is a prime option for packs without hip belts, and hikers who want to keep their small gear accessible.

REI Sahara Pattern Long-Sleeve Shirt
Originally $64.95, now $44.93 (Save 31%)

Full coverage from the sun with an SPF of 35 and a button-up design perfect for venting.

REI Patagonia Torrentshell
Originally $129, now $63.833 (Save 50%)

A reliable, 2.5-layer waterproof, breathable H2No Performance Standard shell from Patagonia. Find the women’s here.

REI Stormbolt GTX Jacket
Originally $279, now $194.93 (Save 30%)

REI’s Gore-Tex jacket is a lightweight, breathable piece of rain gear with proven durability.

Rab Microlight Alpine Down Jacket
Originally $280, now $195.93 (Save 30%)

750 fill down and less than one pound.

REI COOLMAX Ultralight Hiking Crew Socks
Originally $14.95, now $9.93 (Save 34%)

Seamless construction and breathable, wicking fabric for blister prevention

REI Merino Wool Heavyweight Crew Socks
Originally $19.95, now $13.93 (Save 30%)

For those hikes when you need something a little heftier.

REI Lightweight Logo Beanie
Originally $14.95, now $9.93 (Save 34%)

This acrylic-wool blend is lightweight and itch-free

Sof Sole Airr Insoles
Originally $27.95, now $18.93 (Save 32%)

Keep your feet happy for longer on the rocky, rooty long-distance trails.

Smartwool Merino 250 Pattern Reversible Headband
Originally $22, now $14.93 (Save 32%)

Everyone needs a good ear warmer, and this merino option is low profile and lightweight enough to be stuffed in a pocket when not in use.

Smartwool Merino 250 Gloves
Originally $38, now $25.93 (Save 32%)

Keep your hands warm around those trekking poles.

Buff Polar Multifunctional Headwear
Originally $39, now $18.83 (Save 52%)

Consider this your winter BUFF.

Find all of the deals here.

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Comments 2

  • Rachel Lee Lashinsky : Jan 13th

    Just wanna say thank you for posting this — this post prompted me to online shop at work (definitely what I get paid to do 110%,) and I did not realize my $20 sign-up bonus expired tomorrow. You are the real MVP.

  • Dedward : Jan 13th

    Rei price for speedgoat 3 is much higher than this article states. Please correct.



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