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Discover Outdoor Adventure with REI this Holiday Season

Bundle the family in warmth and play outside

REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), a national retailer providing quality outdoor gear and clothing, is ready to help outfit the entire family for any weather this season.

With its 100-percent satisfaction guarantee, REI provides a convenient, hassle-free, one-stop shopping experience for various winter adventures and holiday shopping. Visit REI stores or shop the REI Holiday Gift Finder online to choose from a wide selection of outdoor gear and apparel from hundreds of quality outdoor brands including GoPro, Osprey, Patagonia, Vibram, Sorel and REI’s in-house award-winning Gear & Apparel brand.

Save up to 30-percent on select winter gear, outerwear, clothing and boots during REI’s Winter Sale from Nov. 18 – 28. Also, REI stores will offer extended shopping hours from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Nov. 25.

From storm-proof to casual, backpacking to snow sports, or gifts under or over $25, REI has the best product assortment and service to help outfit anyone on the list. REI’s most popular gifts for the season include cozy socks to cushion each step, colorful down sweaters to fend off shivers, helmet cameras to capture any adventure, the best in warm, waterproof boots, or the latest in five-fingered shoes.

The company has also updated its REI App to help mobile users experience REI offerings more easily from their smartphones. Now anyone with an iPhone or Android device can scan bar codes in REI stores and add their favorite items to a wish list. Users can also manage personal wish lists, set privacy settings and view or share lists with friends or family members.

Wrap up outdoor adventure and give experiential gifts instead. REI offers a variety of winter-related in-store classes to help families and individuals enjoy the outdoors together, or learn a new outdoor hobby such as cross country or snowshoeing. REI also offers other courses such as avalanche safety, to help adventures prep for winter adventures. Visit REI’s online store locator for local class listings.

About REI
REI is a national outdoor retail co-op dedicated to inspiring, educating and outfitting its members and the community for a lifetime of outdoor adventure and stewardship. Founded in 1938 by a group of Pacific Northwest mountaineers seeking quality equipment, REI is committed to promoting environmental stewardship and increasing access to outdoor recreation through volunteerism, gear donations and financial contributions.