Canada Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 카지노배팅사이트 ♅ ♒ ♓ 바카라사이트추천 ♅ ♒ ♓ BuS97.CoM
  2. 2 Amazing Ice Bubble Lake(Abraham Lake in Alberta)
  3. 3 YUL to Old Montreal with kids
  4. 4 Help with Niagara Falls and Toronto planning, please!
  5. 5 Calgary, Banff, and Jasper
  6. 6 RoadTrip Toronto- PEI
  7. 7 Traveling to the maritimes this summer
  8. 8 Quebec to yarmouth
  9. 9 6 hr Montreal Layover
  10. 10 Winter resort offering snowshoeing, dog sledding and boat trip
  11. 11 Nova Scotia Cabot Trail- Which hikes to consider?
  12. 12 Overnight en route to Fogo Island
  13. 13 Pre- and post-cruise plans
  14. 14 Storing luggage in Vancouver
  15. 15 Work Visa Cutt off Age
  16. 16 Nova Scotia & New Brunswick and New Foundland
  17. 17 Visit to the Maritimes Aug 2 - 11
  18. 18 Restaurants in Banff and Jasper / Canadian Rockies
  19. 19 5 hour layover in Toronto on a Tuesday
  20. 20 Toronto lodging for 15 people - something unique?
  21. 21 Northern route from Toronto to northern Newfoundland
  22. 22 Niagara Falls/Toronto Itinerary Help
  23. 23 Bears in Britsch Columbia and Alberta
  24. 24 Nova Scotia Wineries
  25. 25 Getting from Anchorage to Chicago Via Train?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Buying Winter Coats in July or September

Jump to last reply

Fortunately, we have two trips planned to Canada this summer... Montreal and the Eastern townships in July and the driving from Seattle or Vancouver to the Canadian Rockies in September. Any ideas on getting a good winter coat on sale during these months?? I know Canada Goose is never on sale, but looking for similar warmth, if not the stylish label.
Thanks.

  • Report Abuse

    July would be the better time - by September, anything in the shops would be "new models" for 2016-17, not sale items from 2015-16.

    Either way though, I doubt you're going to find much of anything on sale - most sales on winter gear are in early to late spring, so done by early May. These days sales are earlier and earlier - often before winter is even over.

    And, honestly, the best place for sales is online - I find far better deals & selections from websites than I ever do in-store. My impression is that stores are increasingly keeping only very limited quantity in stock, and thus "left over" merchandise is most likely to be sold through their website or that of the many online businesses that seem to specialize in sales/discounts.

    If you are in Banff, you could try Monods, though I doubt they'd have any winter stuff on their sales racks at that point. You might try Patagonia if that's your style, though again it's the wrong season & most of their sale stuff is sold online through Patagonia Elements or the main Patagonia store. If you are in Canmore, Switching Gear is an excellent outdoor gear consignment store. You never know what will be on the racks, but you can get some fabulous deals there. Other options include MEC (in Vancouver or Calgary) and REI (Seattle). For both you need to purchase a co-op membership, but they are cheap ($5). I know for MEC you can order online and pick up in store - suspect REI has a similar set up.

1 Reply |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement