Best Deals From the Moosejaw 30th Anniversary Sale

This sponsored post is brought to you by Moosejaw. The Moosejaw 30th Anniversary Sale runs 11/7 – 11/20.

Does anyone else find it hard to believe that Moosejaw is already celebrating its 30th anniversary? Where did the time go? The beloved outdoor retailer has been gracing us with affordable backpacking gear and impeccable comedic timing for three decades now. And they’ll be celebrating the big 3-0 with an epic sale.

The Moosejaw 30th Anniversary Sale starts today and runs through November 20th. Starting now, you can take 20% off any one full-price item with the code HOORAY.

That discount applies to dozens of brands, including Marmot, Fjallraven, Moosejaw, Black Diamond, Mountain Hardwear, YETI, Therm-a-Rest, Smartwool, Outdoor Research, Osprey, MSR, Nemo, Big Agnes, Icebreaker, Keen, Kelty, and La Sportiva.

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Here are a few of our favorite deals on backpacking and hiking gear from the sale.

Best Backpacking Gear Deals from the Moosejaw 30th Anniversary Sale

Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer UL Hoodie Women’s | Men’s
$320 with discount (Reg. $400)

Weight: 6.17 oz (women’s) | 6.67 oz (men’s)

Going ultralight doesn’t have to be austere. This ultralight thru-hiking staple features premium 1000-fill down to keep you toasty without weighing you down.

Cotopaxi Bataan 3L Fanny Pack
$24 with discount (Reg. $30)

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Weight: 4 oz

How many candy bars can you fit inside a three-liter fanny pack? We’re not 100% sure, but we’re ready to find out. Boost your snack-carrying capacity while looking like a fashion icon with this colorful classic from Cotopaxi.

NEMO Hornet 2P Tent
$320 with discount (Reg. $400)

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Weight: 38 oz

Easy set-up, dual side doors, and ample headroom make this UL tent stand out from the crowd.

Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork Trekking Poles
$160 with discount (Reg. $200)

Weight: 17.1 oz

These telescoping trekking poles feature ergonomic cork grips (won’t give you as many blisters) and ultralight carbon fiber shafts to power you up the steep climbs and save your knees on the descents.

Snow Peak Ultralight Umbrella
$48 with discount (Reg. $60)

Weight: 4.7 oz

The name says it all, really. An umbrella that weighs just 4.7 ounces is pretty bonkers. This right here is the sun protection you never knew you needed.

Platypus Quickdraw Microfilter
$28 with discount (Reg. $35)

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Weight: 2.2 oz

The ultralight Quickdraw does what you need it to: it filters out 99.9999% of bacteria and 99.9% of protozoa, including Giardia. Plus it’s compact and easy to clean.

NEMO Tensor Insulated Sleeping Pad
$152 with discount (Reg. $190)

Weight: 15 oz

This inflatable has been a perennial favorite among our readers and writers for years. With cushioning baffles and a toasty 4.2 R-value, you’ll barely even feel like you’re sleeping in the dirt on this thing.

Altra Lone Peak Women’s | Men’s
$112 with discount (Reg. $140)

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Weight: 8.7 oz (men’s) | 10.6 oz (men’s)

You know you’re thru-hiking when you can tell if your friends are just ahead of you on the trail based on the footprints in the dirt. The Lone Peak’s distinctly weird foot-shaped (but so ergonomic!) tread is probably the most iconic print on the AT or any other long trail.

Darn Tough Micro Crew Hiker Cushion Sock Women’s | Men’s
$20 with discount (Reg. $25)

Materials: 61% Merino Wool / 36% Nylon / 3% Lycra Spandex 

Sock alert! You can never have too many comfy socks, especially if you’re a hiker who burns through multiple pairs per year. Darn Tough’s merino blend socks are deliciously soft and surprisingly durable.

Injinji Wool Liner Crew
$12 with discount (Reg. $15)

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Materials: 74% Merino Wool, 22% Nylon, 4% Lycra

Speaking of socks, might as well get a pair or two of liners for good measure. These thin wool socks will help protect your tootsies from blisters without crowding them.

Katadyn BeFree
$40 with discount (Reg. $50)

Weight: 2 oz

Save time on water stops with this famously fast-flowing filter. Just scoop and go! And it weighs only two ounces, which is phenomenally light.

Six Moon Designs Lunar Solo Tent
$200 with discount (Reg. $250)

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Weight: 26 oz

This sub-two-pound trekking pole tent is a cult classic in the trail world for good reason. Sturdy and quick to pitch, the Lunar Solo has been a cozy home away from home for many a thru-hiker. While you’re at it, consider grabbing a Tyvek tent footprint to go with it.

Backpacker’s Pantry Meals
$3.20 – $11.20 (Reg. $4 – $14)

Vegetables are so good, but also, freeze-dried meals are expensive. Until now! From your morning blueberry walnut oats and quinoa to your post-dinner creme brulee, Backpacker Pantry has you covered.

Western Mountaineering Ultralite Sleeping Bag
$464 with discount (Reg. $580)

Weight: 29 oz

Say whaaaaat, one of the most primo sleeping bags on the market is on sale. If you’ve been eyeing one of these top-shelf ultralight mummy bags, now’s the time. Don’t sleep on this deal.

MSR PocketRocket Deluxe Stove
$64 with discount (Reg. $80)

Weight: 2.9 oz

Tiny but reliable, the hilariously named PocketRocket gets it done every time.

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite Sleeping Pad
$160 with discount (Reg. $200)

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Weight: 12.5 oz

The iconic lemon-yellow XLite is the lightest in the market for its warmth. It’s R-value (4.2) is perfect for three-season hiking.

Women’s Kari Traa Smekker Base Layers
$96 with discount (Reg. $120)

Materials: 100% wool

Created by Olympic freestyle skier Kari Traa, this entire brand is worth checking out. The Smekker long-sleeve base layers feature Kari Traa’s classic soft handfeel and gorgeous patterning. So you can get your cable-knit sweater vibes on this winter on your four-season adventures.

Osprey Aura 65 (Women’s) | Osprey Atmos 65 (Men’s)
$260 with discount (Reg. $325)

Weight: 70.7 oz (Aura) | 73 oz (Atmos)

Osprey’s famous packs feature beaucoup cushioning, durable construction, and breathable mesh back panels so you’ll barely feel the load on your back.

Petzl Actik Core Headlamp
$60 with discount (Reg. $75)

Weight: 2.6 oz

Should you get a AAA-powered headlamp or a rechargeable one? Both options have merits so it’s tough to decide—but thankfully, with the Actik Core, you don’t have to! With multiple power supply options and a 450-lumen max light output to back it up, we think this headlamp is perfect for thru-hiking.

Kahtoola MICROspikes
$60 with discount (Reg. $75)

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Weight: 12 oz

Winter is coming. Followed immediately by thru-hiking season. Either way, you’re probably going to need traction at some point on icy trails. Get your spikes now while they’re on sale.

Garmin inReach Mini 2
$320 with discount (Reg. $400)

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Weight: 3.5 oz

Peace of mind for less than the weight of a Quarter-Pounder. If you’re planning on thru-hiking and you don’t have one of these yet… just get one. Your safety is worth it.

Don’t forget, this is a site-wide sale. You can take 20% off any one full-price item at Moosejaw now through November 20th with the code HOORAY—so if you didn’t see what you were looking for in this list, head on over to Moosejaw now. Chances are you’ll still be able to score that sweet discount.

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Comments 2

  • bunny : Nov 7th

    HOORAY works on the quickdraw but not the inreach or western mountaineering. didn’t really expect those to be discounted, but you got my hopes up.

  • Lou : Nov 8th

    Why are you advertising products for HOORAY that arn’t even discounted?


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