5 Fall Backpacking Deals for Less Than $100 from REI's Clearance Sale

Summer is nearing its end—which means it's time to start getting ready for the shoulder season. Do it with these 5 smart deals.

We love summer: The long days invite long hikes and the warm weather means less gear to lug around. But when the leaves turn in fall, the backcountry transforms into something completely different. Make sure you're geared up for it with these 5 BACKPACKER-approved picks from REI's end-of-season Summer Clearance Sale.