Hey, Denver! Your bike is so money.

It's quick and easy to turn your used bike into a new bike. Or a boat. Or 74 pairs of socks. REI is teaming up with The Pro’s Closet to buy your quality bike (no matter where you bought it). Find out if your bike qualifies and what it’s worth, and we’ll turn it into an REI gift card to help fund your next adventure.

Get a quote

Submit info about your bike to see if it qualifies. You’ll get a custom email quote within 24 hours with its fair trade-in value.

Get a voucher

Like the offer? The Pro's Closet will promptly email you an offer code for an REI gift card at the Denver REI flagship store.

Get a new _____

Bring in your voucher and bike to the Denver REI flagship store. We'll swap them for an REI gift card.

Plus, we'll take care of getting your pre-loved bike to The Pro's Closet for TLC and a
new adventure.

BY ACCESSING, USING OR TRANSACTING WITH THE REI TRADE-UP PROGRAM POWERED BY THE PRO’S CLOSET (THE “PROGRAM”), AND USING WWW.REI.COM/H/BIKE-BUY-BACK (THE “SITE”), YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND THE ACCOMPANYING FAQs.

You acknowledge that The Pro’s Closet, not REI, is the purchaser of your bike.  All bike trade-ins must be processed online through The Pro’s Closet.  REI will participate in the Program by receiving bikes at participating stores that have been accepted by The Pro’s Closet (proof of code required), and arrange for delivery to The Pro’s Closet.

Terms & Conditions

  • Participation in the Program is limited to participants age 18 and older.
  • At this time, we are only accepting bikes in Colorado that have been submitted, accepted, and brought into our Denver flagship.
  • Only the following bikes will qualify to participate in the Program: mountain, road, gravel, TT and track bikes that align with The Pro’s Closet current product offerings in terms of brand, type or value. Tandems, recumbents, and e-bikes are currently not being accepted.
  • Bikes must be in clean, functioning, and sellable condition. The bike must be in good working order and free of any structural damage.   
  • The serial number of the bike must be clearly visible and accurately reported to The Pro’s Closet through its online portal at reibikebuyback.theproscloset.com. Use of The Pro’s Closet site will be subject to its terms and conditions of service and privacy notice.
  • The bike must be lawfully owned by the person participating in the Program. You will be required to submit a declaration of ownership and valid government identification in order to participate in the Program.
  • Bikes brought to REI for trade-in must match the photos, description (including condition) and serial number of the bike reported to The Pro’s Closet.
  • Each of REI and The Pro’s Closet reserves the right to refuse bikes for participation in the Program for any reason in its sole discretion.
  • Credit for traded in bikes is issued via REI gift card at participating REI locations.
  • At this time, all bike trade-ins processed and accepted online through the Program must be brought into participating locations.
  • The Pro’s Closet, and not REI, is responsible for reviewing, valuing and offering to purchase your bike.  As such, neither REI, nor its affiliates or its or their respective officers, directors, agents, contractors, business partners, licensors, employees, assignees, and successors-in-interest (collectively, the “REI Parties”), will be liable to you or any third party for any claims, demands, or causes of action, direct or indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary, or punitive damages or lost profits, relating to the Program or these terms and conditions. 
  • In consideration for participating in the Program, you voluntarily and unequivocally waive, release and relinquish any claims or liability against the REI Parties. Your sole and exclusive remedy for any claim arising out of the Program or your use of or inability to use the Site, including dissatisfaction with the offer received for your bike, is to reject the offer and cease participating in the Program. 
  • These terms and conditions and accompanying FAQs may be modified at any time without notice in our sole discretion.

Bike buy back FAQs

    • All credit for bikes will be issued via gift card at participating REI locations.

    • Yes. You have to fill out The Pro’s Closet form online, accept your offer (if any), fill out the declaration of ownership, and bring your bike and government issued ID into a participating REI location to complete your transaction.

    • Each bike is valued independently based on The Pro’s Closet product guidelines and several other factors relevant to resale potential, including but not limited to brand, model, year and condition of the bike. As a result, The Pro's Closet may not accept bikes that do not meet its product guidelines or that it otherwise believes have little resale value.

    • All you need to bring is the bike, your government issued ID, and the 6-digit code that was emailed to you as part of the Program.

    • Selling a bike can be a stressful and difficult transaction. The Pro's Closet wants to change that for you! The Pro's Closet's strong reputation in the cycling community combined with years of expertise, allows it to quickly and easily value your bike, providing a hassle-free transaction.

    • Yes. But you will have to create one submission for each bike.

    • Your offer will be sent to you by The Pro’s Closet via email within approximately 1-3 days

    • You have 72 hours to accept your offer from The Pro’s Closet and then a further two weeks to bring your bike in to a participating REI store to complete the process.

    • Once your trade-in is completed, you can spend the REI gift card on anything at REI (subject only to any gift card terms).

    • Your old bike will be sent to The Pro's Closet for inspection and, if possible, resale. The Pro's Closet aims to extend the life cycle of used bikes and help match up old bikes with new loving owners.

Published 4/30/2019