The Best Deals from Backcountry’s Semi Annual Sale

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Now’s the perfect time of year to stock up for late season and fall adventures alike, and there’s no better time to grab those last few pieces of gear than the Backcountry Semi Annual Sale. Backcountry is going to be partying all month long with different items on sale throughout the month of August!

With the impressive line of Backcountry exclusives on sale from 8/2 – 8/4, summer styles on sale from 8/8 – 8/10, footwear, apparel, & accessories on sale 8/15 – 8/17, “favorite brands” on sale 8/22 – 8/26, and early access to winter gear having their moment in the spotlight 8/30 – 9/1, there is something for every outdoor lover during this epic month-long sale:

ALPS Mountaineering Wilderness Foam Mat  |  Up to 20% Off

  • Sale: $27.99 (Reg. $34.99)
  • Weigh: 10oz

The perfect companion for ultralight hikers and those who don’t want to spend the energy blowing up their inflatable pad after a long day of trekking. This closed cell foam pad is lightweight, compact, comfortable, and insulated to keep you warm on chilly nights.

Sea To Summit Comfort Plus Sleeping Pad  |  Up to 30% Off

  • Sale: $139.96 (Reg. $199.95)
  • Weigh: 1lb 9oz.

A sleeping pad that’s light, packable, and comfortable? No, you’re not dreaming – the Sea To Summit Comfort Plus is all three. This sleeping pad is durable enough to handle an entire thru hike, and then some, and is designed for quick inflating and deflating.

Granite Gear Hiker Satchel  |  Up to 51% Off

  • Sale: $17.14 (Reg. $34.95)
  • Weigh: 2.4 oz.

This small yet mighty piece that can be worn in a multitude of ways. From around your waist, over your shoulder, or around your neck – the Hiker Satchel helps keep small items close by on your hike.

Outdoor Research Helium II Jacket  |  Up to 45% Off

  • Sale: $103.32 (Reg. $158.95)
  • Weigh: 5.5 oz. (size medium)

This ultralight rain jacket is breathable and insanely packable. Perfect for throwing in a day pack, or easily storing in your backcountry set up, it’s ideal for weight-minded hikers who don’t want to let a little rain ruin their day on the trail.

Read our review for this jacket

Patagonia Baggies 7in Short  |  Up to 30% Off

  • Sale: $38.50 (Reg. $55.00)
  • Weigh: 8.8 oz.

Often considered a staple for many hikers, these shorts are perfect for summer hikes as well as lake trips, climbing days, and everything in between. Made from fully recycled nylon, and lined with comfortable mesh, these shorts are insanely durable and ready for whatever adventures you have in store this summer.

Patagonia Nano Puff Insulated Jacket  |  Up to 25% Off

  • Sale: $149.25 (Reg. $199)
  • Weigh: 11.9 oz.

Another staple among outdoor enthusiasts, the Nano Puff is known for offering warmth without weight. The jacket is incredibly packable, and is made of a recycled ripstop shell that sheds both snowflakes and raindrops on chilly mountain days.

Patagonia Better Sweater 1/4-Zip Fleece Jacket  |  Up to 30% Off

  • Sale: $97.30 (Reg. $139.00)
  • Weigh: 1lb 6.5oz

Ideal for casual hikes under fall leaves, this trusty fleece is a staple in the colder months. Now with an entirely recycled construction, the sweater offers a full zip to give breathability as the afternoon warms up.

BioLite Headlamp 750  |  Up to 40% Off <Starting on 8/8>

  • Sale: $194.97 (Reg. $324.95)
  • Weigh: 8.8 oz.

This rechargeable headlamp eliminates the need for extra batteries weighing down your pack, and it’s small profile allows it to pack up and be worn with ease. Perfect for both thru hiking, and throwing in a day pack so you’re never without light.

ExOfficio Give-N-Go Boxer Brief  |  Up to 50% Off

  • Sale: $12.98 (Reg. $25.95)
  • Weigh: 3.2 oz.

Perfect for when you’re in need of breathability, these boxer briefs are designed to still feel fresh, even when you have to go without doing laundry for a few weeks. The Give-N-Go Stretch fabric helps you move, and the odor-resistant finish helps you feel good even on multi-day trips.

SalomonX Ultra 4 GTX Hiking Shoe   |  Up to 30% Off

  • Sale: $104.96 (Reg. $149.85)
  • Weight: 13.8 oz.

Ideal for both trail running and hike performance, these shoes promise a fast yet stable cruise on whatever trail conditions you test them on. It’s grippy lugs and GORE-TEX membrane help on the wet, rocky trails in the East.

Black DiamondBD Access Down Hoody   |  Up to 40% Off

  • Sale: $129.48 (Reg. $258.95)
  • Weight: 15.55 oz.

This 700-fill down jacket is lofty with an insane warmth to weight ratio. Boasting a light weight and feel, the jacket packs up small, and HyperDry’s hydrophobic treatment helps down feathers retain their warmth even in moist conditions (like a damp tent).

Marmot Minimalist Jacket   |  Up to 30% Off

  • Sale: $141.71 (Reg. $188.95)
  • Weigh: 12.6 oz.

Built to be simple and to the point, this lightweight jacket is both water and wind resistant. It packs up small to save space in your pack, and has a breathable, lightweight feel to keep you pushing through even in the worst weather.

Salomon Odyssey Mid GTX Hiking Boot  |  Up to 35% Off

  • Sale: $134.96 (Reg. $179.95)
  • Weigh: 13.7 oz.

Perfect for crazy-long treks and smooth trail runs alike, these boots boast a stable profile and are ready for big mile days spent in either wet or dry conditions. Reliable waterproofing meets breathability, solid traction, and a comfortable rocker profile.


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