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The 2021 REI Member Moment: Coupon Codes, Discounts, and Hand-Picked Gear Deals

The REI Member Moment is a special event to celebrate all of us REI Co-op members. Here are our hand-picked gear deals and the details you need to know.

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Merrell Step Further: Versatile Outdoor Shoes To Explore With

Outdoor Gear Type: Hiking Boots

Merrell Step Further is an invitation to hikers, trail runners, and other outdoor enthusiasts who want to explore what lies beyond.

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Trail Recipe: Pantry Basics with Polenta, Grits, and Cornbread Mix

Pantry Basics: See why Polenta, Grits, and Cornbread mix are a great ingredient that will allow you to cook on the trail, anytime, anywhere.

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Meet TravelChair Recycled Line: Classic Camp Chairs Made From Recycled Water Bottles

Outdoor Gear Type: Chairs

TravelChair Recycled Line: The iconic camp chair maker has released designs made with REPREVE recycled water bottles.

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Superfeet: Supportive Insoles for Active Women

Superfeet insoles provide stability and comfort for active women by cushioning their feet and supporting each step while hiking and running.

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Meet Baffin Zone: Winter Boots Built for the Trek

Outdoor Gear Type: Hiking Boots

Baffin Zone: Heavy-duty winter boots built for backpacking and hiking. They won’t slip, they’ll keep your feet toasty, and they will last.

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Trail Recipe: Dirtbag Eggs Benedict

Dirtbag Eggs Benedict: Yes, you can have brunch on the trail. This recipe is an absolute knock out for any camper or backpacker rolling out of their tent in the morning.

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Trail Recipe: Carbonara Pasta

Carbonara Pasta: Eggs, cheese, and a bit of bacon round out this elevated, extremely filling pasta meal.

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Winter Wonderland Giveaway! $2500+ in Prizes

We have partnered with nine incredible brands to give you first-class gear winter. Two will win over $2500 in prizes!

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Rawlogy: Cork Massage Balls that Provide Ultralight Backcountry Self-Care

Rawlogy created the ultralight answer to backcountry self-care: cork massage balls. Sustainable, compact, and endlessly useful.

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