With the resurgence of handmade knives, tactical blades have taken a backseat. But that doesn't make them any less useful, and the SOG Escape is one of the best money can buy for under $50. It's currently on sale over at Amazon. You can currently pick one up for $32 -- $10 off its usual price.Read More
If you aren't familiar with Sierra Trading Post, you're missing out. Sierra Trading Post has big-ticket outdoor gear for a fraction of the price of anywhere else. You can almost always find something for a great price, but right now, they're having a massive summer clearance sale with huge discounts.Read More
If one of your reasons for not getting into hiking and backpacking is all the expensive gear, this is your opportunity to get around that. One of the most expensive pieces of gear you can buy is normally a pack. But you can get this 65 liter AmazonBasics backpacking bag for its lowest price ever, just $40.94 -- that's 37 percent off its usual price.Read More
If you're into wearing incredible watches at decent prices, you're going to need to head over to Macys.com right now. Currently, they have a selection of over 450 men's watches on sale. According to Macy's, these are Black Friday deals, but in July. That means grabbing a $525 Seiko Automatic Prospex Diver for only $315.Read More
One of the most important rules for multi-day hikes is to bring filtration system of some sort. They come in a number of different shapes and sizes, but one very popular form is the portable straw.
While filter straws have certainly come down in price over the years, it's still nice when you can find them on sale. Right now, you can grab the Etekcity Water Filter Straw for only $15 -- $4 off its usual price -- on Amazon.Read More
Victorinox is easily one of the most recognizable knife brands in the world. Most of their knives come equipped with scissors, screwdrivers, files, and other tools for your most basic and essential terra firma needs. Geared more towards the nautical user, the Skipper series is different.
The Skipper Pro, for instance, comes equipped with tools like a marlinspike, a reamer, and a large, wavy-edged blade.Read More
If you can split weight between everyone's packs while hiking, do it. One of the best ways to do that, for example, is by having one person carry the tent, another carry the stove, and a third person carry the food.
Not everyone has a 3-person tent, however. But this might be your chance to score one for cheap. Right now at REI Outlet, you can get the Hylo 3 Tent by Mountain Hardwear for only $173 -- half off of its original price of $349.Read More
Coleman's Xtreme line of coolers is one of the best bangs for your buck on the market. They're usually under $100 and can keep ice for up to five days. It's even better when they go on sale. The Coleman 70qt Xtreme Marine Cooler normally retails for $50 at Walmart, but you can get it for just $40 right now with free two-day shipping.Read More
Looking to lighten your pockets a bit? Want to up your EDC game and get a new elegant yet simple wallet? A Nomatic Minimalist Wallet might be the right choice for you, especially since it's on sale for $13.99. However, you can get an additional 50% off by using the code HAPPY at checkout -- though you'll still have to cough up $4 for shipping and handling.Read More
If you're looking to spice up your style with a new watch, you might not have to look much further. Right now, the Seiko Men's Core watch is on sale for 50% off its regular price of $375. Plus, if you use the coupon code SDSCORE135, you get an extra $53 off. That gets you down to $135 for a stunning Japanese mechanical automatic watch.Read More
I had the opportunity to spend some time with the Olight R50 Pro Seeker over the last week or so. It's a fairly compact flashlight that packs a punch with a maximum throw of 3,200 at 250 meters and 50 hours of runtime on the low settings (60 lumens). Normally, the R50 Pro Seeker retails for $140, but today only, Olight is holding a flash sale. They're 40% off until 11:59 PM EDT.Read More
The Withings Activité turned heads when it was first announced. It was the first fitness tracker that didn't look like a fitness tracker. Instead, it just looks like a really nice minimalist chronograph -- but instead of the secondary dial being a chronograph it tracks your fitness progress for the day.Read More