Using foot-long hoagies as snowboards and grilled loaves of flatbread as skis proved disastrous after everyone ate their gear halfway through doing backside 360s. Suit up with non-edible outdoorsthings with today’s Groupon: for $25, you get $50 worth of outdoor gear ordered online from Backcountry.com. This Groupon expires on January 23, 2011.
With nearly 50,000 products, Backcountry.com equips campers, snowboarders, kayakers, backpackers, and all manner of nature excursionists with outdoor gear from top-quality brands. Slip on a durable, comfortable Columbia full-zip hooded-sweatshirt ($49.95), or don a pair of easy-grip Burton Pipe gloves ($44.95). To prep to climb a giant mound of Jell-O, there's the The North Face Vault backpack ($44.95), which has molded shoulder straps and recommended use for school, travel, or day hiking, and the Brunton mirrored compass ($26.15).
Every item on Backcountry.com includes a 100% unconditional guarantee, so if you’re not utterly satisfied, send it back for a full refund. Likewise, if you have any questions regarding your gear—such as “Are these boots waterproof?” or “Why are bats roosting in my top hat?”—simply chat online with Backcountry.com’s award-winning customer-service department.
This deal is good for an online purchase only, and it is not valid for lift tickets, gift certificates, or sale merchandise.