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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 elligible for pro deals:

  • Adventure/Active Travel Guides
  • Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Guides
  • Climbing and Mountaineering Guides
  • Cycling Industry Professionals
  • Government/Military Professionals
  • Outdoor Photographers/Media
  • Ski Patrollers, Avalanche and Snow Safety Professionals
  • Outdoor/Wilderness Educators
  • Outdoor Industry Employees
  • PSIA/AASI Instructors
  • River, Sea Kayak and Paddling Guides
  • Hunting/Fishing Guides
  • Search and 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
  • A letter from your employer (on company letterhead or email) stating that you are a current full-time employee
  • An employee roster provided by your employer
  • A working company email address
  • A copy of your AMGA, PSIA, or NSP membership
If you think you qualify but don't see your profession or documentation listed above, send us an email at and ask!

Outdoor Prolink Rules

Breaking any of these rules will result in the termination of your pro account:

  • Your Outdoor Prolink login information must remain confidential.
  • Your Outdoor Prolink account is for you and only you. Purchasing gear for anyone but yourself is forbidden. Our Customer Service team reviews all orders and will shut you down if you are caught purchasing gifts. You may order kids items for your children.
  • Always be discrete about your pro deals. If someone asks about your rad new gear, direct them to a local retailer or directly to the brand.
  • All pro sales are final. Part of the tradeoff of these amazing deals is that we cannot accept returns. Please buy carefully! However, if a product is damaged or does not operate, the manufacturer will comply with their warranty.
  • You must provide a UPS deliverable address for shipping. No P.O. boxes, please.
  • To place an organizational order, send an email to with your request including the product manufacturer, item names, and quantity of items you want to order.