The Best Black Friday Deals for Hikers and Backpackers of 2023

We’ve scoured the vast expanse of the Internet to bring you a curated selection of the finest deals from this Black Friday, ensuring you spend less time hunting for discounts and more time planning your next epic trek. This list includes everything from backpacks to bivys, sleeping bags to stoves, and everything in between.

Check back to this post as we will be continually updating with the best deals for backpackers.

1) Gossamer Gear

25% off packs, 15% off shelters , and up to 50% off accessories.

2) Zpacks

Free Nero Ultra or Sub-Nero Ultra Backpack with the purchase of any tent AND a sleeping bag or quilt on Black Friday, a free pair of trekking poles with the purchase of any tent on Cyber Monday, and 12 consecutive days of flash sales on everything from tents, backpacks, sleeping bags, clothing, and more.

$50 Off Green Sleeping Bags and Quilts with code “ALLGREEN” through 11/26.

3) Moosejaw

25% off a full price item and get an extra 25% off clearance items with code “GRAVY” at checkout.

4) Garage Grown Gear

Up to 25% off with sitewide from November 21 – 27.

5) Katabatic Gear

15% off quilts, 20% off down jackets, bivys, and hoods, starting November 21.

6) Enlightened Equipment

20% off sitewide.

7) Appalachian Gear Company

20% off sitewide.

8) Six Moon Designs

25% off all SMD products with code SMDHOLIDAY until November 27.

9) TarpTent

5-20% off shelters from October 31 – November 3.


Up to 25% Off 1 Full Price Item

11) Sea to Summit

30% off sleeping bags, 40% off sleeping bag liners, and 30% off all cookware, dinnerware, and cutlery

12) FarOut

30% off sitewide until November 27.

13) Therm-a-Rest

30% off select gear.

14) MSR

30% off select gear.

15) Backpacker’s Pantry 

15-25% off sitewide.

16) Good To-Go

Up to 35% off sitewide: 30% off Adventure Meals, 30% off Convenient Cups, 32% off Weekender 3-Packs, 35% off 6-Packs + 8-Packs, and 35% off All Food Kits.

17) Outdoor Research

Text SALE to 47872 for early access to the Black Friday Sale.

18) Ibex

15% off sitewide with code BUNDLEUP from November 24 – 27.

19) Osprey

Up to 40% off sitewide.

20) Waymark Gear Co.

20 – 25% off until December 4.

21) Inov-8 

50% off award-winning hike, run, and gym products. Shoes, boots, and socks are all included.

22) Town Shirt

20% off all in stock items Black Friday – Cyber Monday

23) Black Diamond

25% off all clothing and select gear.

24) Anker

Buy 2 or more, get 25% off sitewide.

25) Alpen Fuel

15% for all backpacking meals and bulk granola with code BLACKFRIDAY from November 20 – 27.

26) Red Paw Packs

15% off sitewide + a free soft flask bottle with every order with code REDPAW2023.

27) Hammock Gear

20% off select items

28) BRANWYN Performance Innerwear 

25% off sitewide.

29) LightHeart Gear

15% off sitewide.

30) Mountain Laurel Designs

15% off all orders with code NOV15 and free Sawyer Picardian Insect Repellant for orders over $150 until November 30.

31) Arms of Andes Alpaca Wool Clothing

Up to 40% off, most items are 20% off.

32) DutchWare

10-20% off select items

33) Northern Ultralight

15% off sitewide and free shipping to the US and Canada on all orders over $200 CAD.

34) Dream Hammock

30% off ready to ship hammocks, 10% off custom hammocks, and 50% accessories.

35) Farlite

20-40% off selected products (e.g. Nitecore, Bonfus, Montane, Darn Tough, Therm-a-Rest, etc.) from November 20 – November 24

36) Naturehike

30% off sitewide from November 15 – 27

37) Xero Shoes

Up to 70% off until November 28

38) Zenbivy

28% off sitewide with code BETTERTHAN and 33% off select bed bundles with code BUNDLEUP until November 23.

39) Granite Gear

Their biggest sale of the year, 40% off hiking packs.

Keep checking back here as we’ll be updating this list as the week progresses.  Also, be sure to sign up to The Trek’s newsletter to ensure you don’t miss future deals.

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