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What is a Pro Deal?

Outdoor industry professionals use outdoor gear every day for their jobs, so it’s natural that their clients and community defer to them first for gear recommendations. These "Pros" provide the most authentic and effective form of marketing: personal knowledge and experience. Our brands take advantage of and incentivize this purchase-influencing power by offering significant discounts to verified and influential Pros.

Do I qualify for Pro Deals?

Outdoor Prolink has worked closely with our brands to define a list of specific jobs roles, demographics and qualifications that make an individual eligible for pro deals. If you fall into one these buckets, you are likely eligible for pro deals:

Outdoor Professionals

  • Adventure Travel
  • Climbing and Mountaineering Guides
  • Climbing Gym Employees
  • Cycling Industry Professionals
  • Outdoor Education (NOLS, Outward Bound)
  • Outdoor Photographers/Media
  • Outdoor Industry Employees
  • PSIA/AASI Instructors
  • Rafting/Kayak Guides
  • Outdoor Retail Employees
  • Hunting/Fishing Guides
  • Ski Resort Employees
  • Wilderness Therapy


  • Active Military (Army, Navy, Coast Guard)
  • Land Management (BLM, USFS, NPS)
  • Law Enforcement
  • Firefighters (Local/Wildland)
  • Search & Rescue Professionals

  • We require current verification of your employment in the outdoor industry.

    Accepted Employment Verification Documentation

    In order to get approved for Pro Deals by our Membership Team, you must provide verification of your employment status in the outdoor industry. The following documents are acceptable:

    • A recent pay stub from your employer
    • An employee roster provided by your employer
    • A working company email address
    • A copy of your current PSIA or NSP membership
    • A copy of your AMGA certification

    If you think you qualify but don't see your profession or documentation listed above, send us an email at [email protected] and ask!