MEC operates to cover its costs and stay in business, not maximize profits, so you get equitable prices on exceptional gear.
Receive exclusive member discounts with a variety of partner organizations.
Visit one of our stores across Canada; research, check stock levels, and shop online; or phone us to place an order and receive assistance.
We guarantee the products we sell, and the advice we give. Return anything that fails to meet your expectations and you'll receive a no-hassle refund, exchange, credit, or repair.
From kayaks to backpacks – rent it before you buy it. Purchase the same product and one day's rental will be deducted from the price.
Our non-commissioned staff know the outdoors. They can help you find the gear that's right for you, and support you in developing new skills through our program of educational seminars.
Available only at MEC, high-performance, MEC-brand clothing and equipment is manufactured in safe and healthy workplaces where human and civil rights are respected.
Every year, a portion of MEC's total sales go to vital conservation and environmental projects across Canada.
You're not only a lifetime member – you're a part owner, too. You have a real voice in how MEC is run through the Board of Directors Election and Annual General Meeting.