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Gifts Under $30

Shopping for gifts for the outdoor lover in your life? Check out REI's list of affordable gifts under $30.

Our featured product, the Sawyer Mini Water Filter, weighs only 2 oz. and is sized to fit in the palm of your hand. The Sawyer Mini is one of the lightest, most compact filters available, and you can use it to drink straight from a stream.

Gift giving for the adventure seeker in your life can be tough, thankfully REI organized options all in one place. If you'd like to continue reading all of REI's picks for gifts under $30, find it here.


May 6, 2022

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Sawyer Picaridin Continuous Spray is our pick for the best all-around bug spray. This long-lasting product repels mosquitoes and ticks for up to 12 hours while warding off biting flies, stable flies, black flies, gnats, chiggers, and sand flies for up to eight hours.

Brandon Fralic


Gear is a necessity for a thru-hike (historically, my ancestors traveled the trails with less, but nowadays equipment is vital).

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