Black Friday is an excellent time to shop for outdoor gear, particularly around hunting gear and equipment. The downside is that most official Black Friday deals (opens in new tab) on this stuff usually doesn't start until mid-November, so if you're hoping to find some early Black Friday hunting deals today options are a bit limited.
The good news, however, is that both Bass Pro Shops (opens in new tab) and Cabela's (opens in new tab) are running their seasonal Gear Up sale right now. Both of which feature plenty of Black Friday-like savings and discounts on hunting gear you can take advantage of today.
A mix of deals are available, including discounts on binoculars, broadheads, trail cameras, and much more. Some of which feature discounts upwards of $100 or more depending and the product. The selection of deals is also pretty much identical, as Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's are one in the same.
The Gear Up sales at each store do have a smaller selection of gear on sale in comparison to their official Black Friday sales (opens in new tab) that'll start later this year, but think of these as an early chance to score some good deals on hunting gear a couple of months in advance.
Once Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's officially kick off their Black Friday sales later this year, we'll be covering them right here. Until then, below is just a short list of some of the early Black Friday hunting deals you can check out at either Bass Pro Shops or Cabela's today.
Early Black Friday Hunting Deals at Bass Pro Shops & Cabela's
As mentioned previously, both Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's feature the same product offering in the Gear Up sales. Aside from brand loyalties, these two stores offer similar discounts so if you see something out of stock at one place – be sure to check out the other.
- Vortex Diamondback HD Binoculars: now $179.98 at Cabela's ($70 off) (opens in new tab)
- RedHead Tundra Scentinal Gear: save $20 at Bass Pro Shops (opens in new tab)
- Hunting Packs & Bags: up to 20% off Cabela's branded backpacks and bags (opens in new tab)
- Sig Sauer Buckmasters 1800 Laser Rangefinder: $30 off at Bass Pro Shops (opens in new tab)