July 29, 2021
Found in “Gear”
MEC’s anniversary savings event is on! Mountain Days is kind of a big deal. In fact, it’s 1,000+ big deals on outdoor gear.
This year, MEC is turning 50 years old. What better way to celebrate than highlighting some of our favourite deals? Limited quantities are available, so birthday cake rules apply: if you want a slice, don’t hesitate or it’ll be gone before you know it. Select styles and colours only.
Osprey Arcane Roll Top Pack
**Mountain Days deal: $89.94 **Original price: $129.95
A sizeable discount on this Osprey pack for school, work or weekend getaways. The big rolltop opening makes it easy to get to what’s inside, and the laptop sleeve holds a 15in. device. A few well-placed pockets bring some organization to your life.
The North Face Thermoball Eco Jacket
**Mountain Days deal: $149.94 (save 40% off original price) **Original price: $249.99
Oh hey – it’s the puffy jacket you’ve had your eye on, at a pretty sweet price. The ThermoBall is a super-light technical jacket you’ll reach for on camping, hiking and ski trips. It also packs into its own pocket and stays warm even if it gets wet.
MEC Travel Pillow
**Mountain Days deal: $14.93 **Original price: $19.95
Meet your new favourite road trip companion, now 25% off (until it’s gone). The best feature is that it barely takes up any space in your bag. Just inflate with a couple of breaths, then rest your head and plan your dream trip as you doze off.
Stanley Classic Trigger-Action Travel Mug 473ml
**Mountain Days deal: $24.94 **Original price: $29.95
Returning to your work or school commute? Bring coffee from home to save some bucks. This easy-to-clean travel mug keeps hot drinks hot for 7 hours, or cold drinks cold for 10 hours. Plus the slim design fits in most car cup holders (perfect for road trips too).
Fjallraven Abisko Trekking Tights
**Mountain Days deal: $129.97 **Original price: $189.95
Durable, stretchy and people love ‘em (check out the reviews). These trekking pants are built for the rigours of the trail, with reinforced patches at the knees and seat. The Dark Garnet colour is a solid choice at a solid price.
MEC Peak Comfort AirGrid Warm 1/4 Zip Baselayer
**Mountain Days deal: $44.94 **Original price: $74.95
Save bigtime on your new favourite layer for skiing, hiking and alpine climbing. It’s our warmest synthetic MEC base layer and is excellent for cold temps and high-output activities. A quality mid-layer you’ll use over and over again.
Garmin Vívomove Luxe
**Mountain Days deal: $407.94 (save 40% off original price) **Original price: $679.99
If you’ve been thinking of upgrading your watch, this is the time. The Garmin’s vívomove Luxe is a smartwatch with analogue hands and lots of features, like a heartrate monitor, activity tracking, personal stress level scores, a relaxation timer and much more.
Buff Adult Filter Mask
**Mountain Days deal: $19.93 **Original price: $39.95
Are your everyday masks looking a little worse for wear? Or maybe you need to update your emergency kit? Hop on this even deeper discount for washable masks that come with filters.
Reef Cushion Flip Flops
**Mountain Days deal: $30.94 for women’s, $41.94 for men’s **Original price: $44.95 (women’s), $59.95 (men’s)
Savings on both men’s and women’s styles, in case you want to snag a pair to match a bargain-hunting adventure buddy.
Reef Cushion Bounce Slim Flips (women’s): Using Reef’s cushion bounce rubber and vegan leather straps, they feel supple and supportive on your feet.
Reef Cushion Bounce Phantom Flips (men’s): “Best sandal hands down,” one reviewer on mec.ca said. The high-energy cushion footbed gives you comfort with each step.
MEC Aquanator Long Jacket – Girls’
**Mountain Days deal: $57.93 **Original price: $84.95
A great deal on a kids’ jacket that’s just right for back to school adventures. This versatile jacket can be worn on its own to ward off fall showers, or over a favourite fleece to stops winter winds.
MEC Aquanator Pants – Youths
**Mountain Days deal: $27.93 **Original price: $49.95
Just in time for upcoming fall showers, we sweetened the deal on these pants even more for Mountain Days. Waterproof-breathable with taped seams for full-tilt activity on wet days running around the schoolyard, park or hiking trails.
Brooks Ghost 13 GORE-TEX Invisible Fit Road Running Shoes
**Mountain Days deal: $148.94 **Original price: $184.95
It may be sunny now, but rain clouds are guaranteed to be back. Snap up a deal from Brooks for wet-weather running adventures. These Ghost 13 shoes have a lightweight waterproof-breathable membrane and the super soft foam gives a cushioned ride.
Metolius Chalk Bag Kit
**Mountain Days deal: $27.93 **Original price: $39.95
An awesome package for new climbers, at a solid price too. Hint: it also makes a fun birthday gift for a friend who’s been thinking about getting into climbing.