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The Best Mother’s Day Gifts from REI

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Mother’s Day is coming up and as always, there are plenty of people scrambling to think up a great gift for their mother or wife. No matter who you are celebrating this Mother’s Day, you want to be sure you pick them out a great gift. For that reason, we have compiled this list of the top gifts from REI to get your special woman for Mother’s Day.

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REI offers countless great options, but their vast inventory can be intimidating for shoppers. There are also many options available at REI that may be out of your price range. We compiled several great options from REI, ranging across various price points, helping you find the perfect gift. 

REI Co-op Rainier Long Line Rain Jacket – Women’s

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Everything we love about our recycled rainwear, but in a longer silhouette. The wind- and waterproof, breathable women’s REI Co-op Rainier long line jacket provides cover from those vertical rivers.

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Cotopaxi Teca Fleece Jacket – Women’s

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Great as a standalone jacket or mid layer, the women’s Cotopaxi Teca fleece is the cold-weather cousin of the Teca windbreaker. It’s eco-conscious, super cozy and bright as can be.

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ENO Hammock

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You might be thinking that a Hammock might not fit as a stocking stuffer gift, but this ENO SingleNest Hammock packs up to the size of a softball so it’s the perfect gift to throw in! The ENO Hammock is perfect for backcountry trips, camping, or just laying around in the park. Anyone you gift it to will easily find comfort and use out of this awesome hammock!

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Kavu Rope Sling Bag 

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The Kavu Rope Sling Bag is such a cute bag for outdoor activities this summer. With only one crossbody strap, this bag is great for hiking or camping, offering easy access to anything stored in it. It is equipped with two vertical zip compartments for easy access and additionally has two external key or cell phone pockets. The ropes and back of the bag is lined with embroidery, making it comfortable and durable for long use. This bag costs $40-$55, depending on the color you choose. It comes in four different colors, allowing you to make the perfect customized choice for your Mother’s Day gift. 

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Patagonia Lightweight Synchilla Fleece

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The Patagonia Lightweight Synchilla Fleece is a Patagonia staple and always a great gift. REI sells it in three different colors and these are sure to be a hit! This fleece is a soft, durable 200-weight Synchilla fleece that insulates the wearer even when wet. Patagonia is always a great company to support and you can be sure that the fleece is of very high quality. This fleece costs $119.

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Vuori Performance Jogger Pants

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The Vuori Performance Joggers have been voted “softest joggers ever” and that is no exaggeration! These are the perfect gift for any lady in your life. The comfort you’ll gift them is unmatched with the super soft fabric that also allows for stretch and mobility. These joggers will easily become a closet staple. Coming in 13 different colors and styles you’ll be sure to find just the right pair.

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FalconGuides Moms Who Hike: Walking With America’s Most Inspiring Adventurers

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Moms Who Hike celebrates the athleticism, wisdom and skill of over 20 of America’s most inspiring adventurer mothers—ranging from famous legends to the rising stars of today. Each adventurer tells their story in their own words, highlighting personal challenges, accomplishments, philosophy and practical tips to maximize potential in hiking and life. The profiles feature each adventurer’s favorite hike, including a map, details, mileage, directions and GPS coordinates to the trailhead.

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Fitbit Sense 

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A higher-budget item that makes a great gift is a Fitbit! The Fitbit Sense is the latest version of the tracker watch. The Fitbit Sense allows you to track your sleep, contains a built-in GPS for hikes and other outdoor activities, show you your heart rate throughout your workout, show you how many calories you burn and even track your blood-oxygen levels. It is even water resistant so you can wear it in your water-involved activities. This watch costs $300, definitely making it a higher-priced item on this list. 

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Hoka Trail-running Shoes 

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Whether or not the lady you are celebrating this Mother’s Day is a trail runner or not, these Hola Trail-Running Shoes make a great gift. Hokas are equipped with high-quality and lightweight cushioning, keeping the wearer extremely comfortable throughout hikes, workouts and daily wear. Hokas are a favorite sneaker for a reason. They are high quality and will last a long time. These shoes cost $160 and are worth every penny! 

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Smartwool Hiking Socks

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Socks are always…. an excellent gift. Smartwool are some of the best socks on the market, especially for activities like hiking. These socks are designed to keep your feet cool in warm weather and warm in cold weather. They are blended with nylon and elastic for improved durability and fit. Their design is done in such an effective way that these socks are guaranteed not to itch. The best part about these socks is that they can be repeatedly washed and dried without worrying about shrinking. REI sells these socks in three different colors, all costing around $20.

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Patagonia Black Hole Duffel

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Some of Patagonia’s best products are their duffel bags. This duffel bag is 40 litres and is so easy to travel with. It is equipped with standard duffel bag handles and back pack straps, making it extremely easy to carry. This is seriously one of the best duffel bags you can find, and if your mother or wife is in need of a new all-purpose bag, this one is the best. It comes in an array of beautiful colors perfect for an outdoor enthusiast. This bag costs $129 and will last for a very, very long time. 

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No matter what kind of outdoor adventure lover your mom is, REI is full of great gifts varying in price points to make the perfect Mother’s Day presents. 

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