When America goes outside to play, REI goes with them! As the best retailer for outdoor enthusiasts, REI has all the outdoor equipment your family needs for an active lifestyle. If you’re new to exploring the great outdoors and you’re not sure what you need to get started all you have to do is take a quick trip to your local REI.
Begin your adventure by choosing a pair of high-quality footwear. The Oboz Sawtooth Hiking Shoes is a great choice for guys who want proven traction and trail-ready design, and at just $79.93, it’s an affordable buy for beginners. Merrel’s Grassbow Air Low Hiking Shoes for women start at just $74.93 and feature breathable mesh to keep your feet cool while you traverse the trail.
Next, explore REI’s extensive selection of packs and tents, which are available in a wide range of prices and styles. Tents run the gamut from top-of-the-line, high-altitude-ready tents like the Mountain Hardwear EV 3 Tent to the economical Kelty TraiLogic TN2 Tent, which is perfect for beginners. Backpacking packs are similarly varied with lightweight daypacks like the Gregory Amber 44 Pack starting at just $134.93 and hardcore extended trip packs like the Arc’teryx Altra 75 Pack coming in at $479.
Camping and hiking are great ways to enjoy local wildlife and immerse yourself in nature, and it doesn’t take much camping equipment to get started! Your local REI has a fantastic selection of affordable hiking and camping gear that’s perfect for people who are just starting down the exciting path to bucolic bliss. Their team of friendly sales professionals is ready and waiting to help you gear up today! Visit the website to browse their inventory and find an REI location nearest you.