Best Deals from the Backcountry Post-Cyber Sale
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Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but it’s not too late to save up to 40% off fresh deals at Backcountry.com. The Backcountry Post-Cyber Sale runs from December 1 through next Monday, December 8, so get your butt over there and check out all the sweet savings you could be enjoying.
Not sure where to start? Check out our favorite deals on backpacking and hiking goodies below.
Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Jacket | Up to 40% Off
- SALE: $194.97 (Reg. $324.95)
- Weigh: 8.8 oz.
This iconic, 800-fill down puffy is the ultimate in lightweight warmth and is much-coveted in the ultralight community. It’s packable, warm, and no-frills, with a DWR finish for light water resistance.
Arc’teryx Down Puffies | 25% Off
These jackets have a very similar design, but the Thorium has more fill and uses 750-fill down compared to the Cerium’s 850-fill. The Thorium also uses a heavier-denier nylon face fabric than the Cerium and, in contrast to the Cerium, has a DWR coating. The Thorium is significantly heavier: 17.3 ounces compared to the Cerium’s 10.4 ounces.
Patagonia Nano Puff Jacket |30% Off
- SALE: $139.30 (Reg. $199)
- Weight: 11.9 oz.
This quintessential synthetic puffy provides just enough warmth and insulation without breaking the bank in terms of weight and packability. Check out our review here.
Outdoor Research Helium II Rain Jacket | Up to 50% Off
- SALE: From $79.48 (Reg. $158.95)
- Weight: 6.4 oz.
Ultralight fanatics love this six-ounce, no-frills rain jacket. It doesn’t have pockets, vents, or any other fancy features. It only does one thing (protect you from rain) and it does that thing pretty darn well.
Arc’teryx Beta SL Rain Jacket | 25% Off
- SALE: $318.75 (Reg. $425)
- Weight: 11.3 oz.
This fully-featured rain jacket pulls out all the stops with premium Gore-tex Paclite fabric, waterproof zippers, and the all-important pit zip for extra ventilation.
prAna Hiking Pants | 30 – 63% Off
- Halle Women’s Pant – SALE: From $31.73 (Reg. $88.95)
- Stretch Zion Men’s Pant – SALE: $62.96 (Reg. $88.95)
prAna’s stretchy, relaxed fit technical pants are a favorite among hikers and climbers. They’re comfortable and durable enough for active use but look stylish enough for casual wear. Both men’s and women’s styles feature roll-up cuffs and DWR treatment for light water resistance.
Smartwool Merino 250 Base Layers | 20 – 40% Off
- Long-Sleeve Crew – SALE: $60 (Reg. $100)
- Quarter-Zip Crew – SALE: $84 (Reg. $105)
- Bottoms – SALE: $70 (Reg. $100)
Merino wool is deliciously soft and warm (even when wet), making it the perfect material for backcountry base layers. Smartwool’s 250-weight merino is thicker, making it ideal for next-to-skin wear during cold weather hiking and camping. Anecdotally, the 250-weight wool seems less prone to moth damage than thinner merino garments.
Hoka One One Challenger ATR 5 | 25% Off
- SALE: $97.46 (Reg. $129.95)
- Weight: 7.7 oz.
This well-cushioned, thoughtfully designed trail runner is popular among thru-hikers due to its comfort, durability, and lightweight support. We like it so much that we named it one of this year’s best trail runners for thru-hiking.
Salomon X Ultra 3 Hiking Shoe | 25% Off
- SALE: $89.96 (Reg. $119.95)
- Weight: 12.8 oz.
This lightweight, breathable hiking shoe has plenty of cushioning and a quicklace system so you never waste time fumbling with untied laces again.
Salomon Speedcross 5 Trail Running Shoe | 25% Off
- SALE: $97.46 (Reg. $129.95)
- Weight: 11.3 oz.
This lightweight, breathable trail runner has deep lugs for muddy trails and an awesome streamlined design that looks super futuristic.
- SALE: $11.37 (Reg. $18.95)
- Weight: 0.7 oz.
Every hiker needs a decent buff. It’s more than just a neck gaiter: it can be worn as a hat, headband, balaclava, or facial covering too.
Big Agnes Copper Spur HV-UL 2 | 20% Off
- SALE: $359.06 (Reg. $449.95)
- Weight: 52 oz.
The Copper Spur is far from the lightest two-person tent on the market, but the roomy design, easy setup, and durable reliability of this tent make it a consistent favorite among thru-hikers and long-distance backpackers. The latest version of this popular shelter features dual awning-style vestibules that can be set up with trekking poles, so you can hang out on the “porch” on sunny/drizzly afternoons.
- SALE: $176.21 (Reg. $234.95)
- Weight: 46 oz.
This exclusive synthetic bag just got even more affordable during the Backcountry Post-Cyber Sale. Featuring NEMO’s signature spoon-shaped design and ventilation gills, the Chigu is modeled after the popular NEMO Riff. A waterproof footbox and luxuriously wide cut make this bag ideal for weight-conscious backpackers who still prize warmth and comfort.
Granite Gear Crown 2 60L | 25% Off
- SALE: $149.96 (Reg. 199.95)
- Weight: 35 oz.
This fully-featured lightweight pack can haul up to 35 pounds and has a removable brain for further weight savings. A fully adjustable hip belt maximizes comfort, while straight compression straps maximize the pack’s storage while lending it a neater aesthetic than many ultralight packs.
MSR Windburner Coffee Press Kit | 25% Off
- SALE: $14.95 (Reg. $19.95)
Coffee lovers rejoice: you can still have a quality brew, even in the backcountry! Gone are the days of gritty cowboy coffee. This French Press kit is designed to work with the MSR Windburner integrated canister stove (not included).
Jetboil Flash Stove | 25% Off
- SALE: $82.46 (Reg. $109.95)
- Weight: 13.1 oz.
This quintessential integrated canister stove conserves precious fuel, boils water in a flash, and protects your flame from pesky gusts of wind. A handy piezo igniter allows you to fire the stove up without having to fuss with matches or a lighter for maximum convenience.
TSL Snowshoes Highlander Access Snowshoe | 19% Off
- SALE: $153.26 (Reg. $189.95)
- Weight: 66 oz. (Medium pair)
These snowshoes are on sale during the Backcountry Post-Cyber Sale—just in time for winter. They have heel lifters and aggressive traction for pursuits on varied terrain.
Garmin InReach Mini | 29% Off
- SALE: $249.99 (Reg. $349.99)
- Weight: 3.5 oz.
This little gem provides two-way text communication, navigation, SOS, and other features. It’s basically peace of mind in the form of a quarter-pound, orange-and-black magic box.
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