Membership just
got awesomer

REI Co-op members, be the first to try our new
trade-in program. Send us your old gear and
we'll send you an REI gift card.

Start my trade-in

Learn more about joining the co-op.

See trade-in details and terms & conditions in the FAQs.

How trade-in works

Skip the photos, long forms, and lengthy consignment process.

Co-op members, send us your gently used gear, and we'll send you a gift card.

Step 1

Look through your closet, then find your items online.

Step 2

We send you packaging, you send us your gear.

Step 3

You get an REI gift card, and your gear gets back on the trail.

See the full details and terms and conditions in the FAQs

Trade in is one of the many benefits of being a Co-op Member.

Not a member yet? Learn more about lifetime $20 membership now.


What can I trade in?

Most importantly, everything should be clean and in very good condition.

Best for trading in

  • Jackets & pants
  • Sleeping bags
  • Tents
  • Packs
  • Hiking boots
  • Running shoes

Stuff we can't accept

  • Broken or damaged goods
  • Products REI has never sold
  • Items more than 6 years old
  • Electronics
  • Safety gear
  • Shoes missing insoles or with heavy wear (e.g. visible foot indentations)

Keep in mind

If you trade in items that are broken, dirty or otherwise ineligible, we can’t return them to you.

To make sure you get the most value out of your trade-in, see our full list of do’s and don’ts.

How much will I earn?

Get great value from your lightly worn gear. The better the condition, the bigger the gift card.

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Fleece Jackets
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Sleeping Bags
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Backpacking Packs
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Hiking Boots
Excellent Condition$11-32$30-110$18-65$14-34
Lightly Worn$9-28$27-99$15-58$12-30
Torn and DiscoloredXXXX

Trade-in values are not guaranteed. Make sure your items match our trade-in catalog, and are in good, working condition, otherwise we may not be able to accept them. See the full details and terms and conditions in the FAQs.