What is Black Friday?
Black Friday comes the day after Thanksgiving. Since the 1950s it’s grown and grown to become the biggest day in the commercial calendar for retailers, and combined with Cyber Monday which follows it, it’s the best weekend to start looking for some bargain deals.
When is Black Friday 2017?
Black Friday is on November 24 2017, while Cyber Monday is November 27 2017.
In case you’re looking ahead, Black Friday 2018 falls on November 23, and Black Friday 2019 will fall on November 29.
Outdoor Retailers with Black Friday 2017 Gear Deals
All the big outdoor retailers are putting on gear deals, and some have even been putting discounts on products weeks before Black Friday. These are just some of the outdoor shops and retailers putting on Black Friday deals. You can check back here nearer the date to find the best offers on gear from each one.
Cotswold Outdoor Best Black Friday Outdoor Gear Deals
As well as equipment deals at Cotswold, you can find plenty of deals for down jackets, waterproof jackets and warm winter coats – with loads of £50 reductions.
The North Face Ryeford Jacket – £140
We’ll start with the North Face. One of the great Black Friday jacket offers Cotswold are offering is £50 off the North Face men’s Ryeford jacket.
Terra Nova Laser Competition 2 Tent – £375
A phenomenally light tent for a two-person design with two doors and two porches. Cotswold Outdoor has reduced the price down from £475 to £375.
The North Face Thermoball Hoodie – £130
They’ve also reduced the popular Thermoball Hoodie to £130, another £50 reduction.
Arc’teryx Carrier Duffel 50 – £90
This weatherproof duffel with shoulder straps by Arc’teryx has been reduced by Cotswold Outdoor from £120 down to £90.
Berghaus Men’s and Women’s Paclite 2.0 – £99
The Berghaus Men’s and Women’s Paclite 2.0 is down from £150 to £99.
Mountain Equipment Wet and Dry 40L – £30
Away from jackets, you can pick up the Mountain Equipment Wet and Dry 40L duffel for £30 (down from £85). Mountain Equipment’s take on the ever reliable duffel is made from a mega durable, 1000 denier fabric that’s also waterproof. It has reinforced carrying straps plus a number of useful pockets and storage spaces –with one designed specifically for your damp kit. You’ll also find reduced prices for the 70L and the 100L versions also.
Osprey Atmos AG 65 – £190
One of the most innovative packs Osprey have ever made, the Atmos AG 65 features a suspended mesh back system that provides ventilation right across the back and around the hipbelt. It’s been reduced this Black Friday from £190 to £95.
Berghaus Men’s Tephra Stretch – £100
This 477g men’s jacket, which is filled with hydrophobic down insulation, has been reduced from £170 down to £100.
AlpineTrek Best Black Friday Outdoor Gear Deals
Another site to launch their Black Friday deals early is AlpineTrek.com.
Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer – £116.53
This lightweight down jacket, which is filled with 800 fill power down, is available for £116.53 at AlpineTrek. Reduced from £258.95.
Primus Eta Express Stove – £43.97
This handy stove has an integrated heat exchanger and windshield and has a boil time of 2:40 mins. You can pick it up from AlpineTrek on Black Friday for £43.97. Down from £79.95.
Salewa Pedroc Alpha – £85.22
Another nice deal on outdoor kit they’rde offering is a 45 per cent reduction on the Salewa Pedroc Alpha, which made it into our Outdoor 100 this winter. It’s now available for £85.22.