Links to the REI Community

At REI, we love to get outside and play, and we know firsthand the importance of quality outdoor gear. Whether you're new to outdoor adventure or a seasoned pro, we gladly share our enthusiasm for our products—and the trails, slopes and waterways where we play.

As a co-op, REI is owned by its members. We don’t answer to shareholders or a quarterly bottom line. So we can take the long view and focus on what’s best for our members—and at the same time conduct business in a way that’s socially and environmentally responsible. Every year, we donate a portion of our operating profits to help protect and restore the environment. We also sponsor programs that connect kids to the great outdoors.

This year, REI will donate $0.10 per purchase transaction to the National Forest Foundation, up to $1 million.1

Here you’ll find plenty of ways to stay connected, share your adventures and hear what other REI members have been up to. Not a member yet? Check out all the great benefits below.

REI Membership

REI members share a love for the outdoors, as well as a number of great benefits including:

  • The member dividend: typically 10% on eligible REI purchases2
  • Automatic support of the National Forest Foundation with every purchase1
  • Special Offers: members-only offers on gear and clothing at REI
  • Gear Rental Discounts: substantial savings on REI in-store rental equipment, from skis to kayaks
  • Shop Services Discounts: reduced pricing on bike and ski shop services
  • Adventure Travel Savings: special pricing when you travel with REI Adventures
  • Voting Privileges: annual board of directors election3

Not a member?

Join now and start enjoying the benefits. A lifetime membership is only $20.

At, you'll find top-brand gear, equipment and clothing for outdoor adventures, including camping and hiking, cycling, climbing, kayaking, skiing, snowboarding and more muscle-powered activities.

See customer reviews and ratings, read Expert Advice articles and watch videos as REI experts show you tips, tricks and ideas to help you enjoy your gear and outdoor adventures. Visit REI store pages to find a store near you; get phone numbers and driving directions; and learn more about rental info, seminars and events, job listings and more.


REI Outlet

Our online-only outlet store is where you’ll save 50% or more on top-brand outdoor gear and clothing for camping, hiking, biking, climbing, kayaking, canoeing, skiing, snowboarding and more.

Every day, our Deal of the Day showcases special offers for our REI Outlet customers. We mark down each Deal of the Day even lower than its everyday low price.

Visit REI Outlet

REI Adventures

Named one of 2009's "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth" by National Geographic Adventure Magazine.

Whether you dream of cycling the winding roads of Provence, exploring the unique flora and fauna of the Galápagos Islands, trekking through the Himalayas or joining us for a close-to-home weekend getaway, REI Adventures helps you live that dream. REI-style travel means local guides, authentic cultural experiences, camaraderie—and just plain fun. See all 140+ trips and read itineraries and trip reviews. Remember, when you use your REI Co-op World Mastercard to pay for your trip, you earn 5% back. 4



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