LIGHTS OUT

This Awesome Headlamp Is Absurdly Cheap Right Now


November 21, 2019 Deals By
Purchasing products through our links may earn us a portion of the sale, which supports our editorial team’s mission. Learn more here.

Frankly, the fact that it’s starting to get dark by 5 p.m. sucks. For many of us, the hour lost in daylight saving time’s end is enough to make it so that it’s dark by the time we leave work. But we’re not giving in so easily. We’ll be running, bike commuting, grilling and all the rest in spite of the dark, thanks to one nifty piece of gear: the headlamp.

No, headlamps aren’t just for spelunking forays or mountain climbing expeditions. They might be slightly nerdy, but they’re also massively practical. It’s hard to argue with hands-free light, particularly when one of its best iterations, Black Diamond’s Storm Headlamp, is 54 percent off at Amazon. That makes this premium headlamp cheap enough to be a stocking stuffer. Not only is the Storm impressively bright, but it also has various modes and a sealed waterproof housing.

Even if you don’t camp, the Storm is one of those things that’s smart to have stashed in a drawer for power outages and just-in-case situations. (And with a month left to go before the days start lengthening again, whatever you usually do after work, too.)

The Best Gear for Running in the Dark

Everything you need to maintain your running routine in the pitch black. Read the Story

Note: Purchasing products through our links may earn us a portion of the sale, which supports our editorial team’s mission. Learn more here.

Tanner Bowden

Tanner Bowden is a staff writer at Gear Patrol covering all things outdoors and fitness. He is a graduate of the National Outdoor Leadership School and a former wilderness educator. He lives in Brooklyn but will always identify as a Vermonter.

More by Tanner Bowden | Follow on Instagram · Contact via Email
Daily Deals,
In Your Inbox
Editor-curated deals and sales, delivered to your inbox just in time for lunch.

By submitting your email, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy and to receive email correspondence from us.