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5 of the Hottest Items Sold by Outdoor Brands

Outdoor apparel is on fire! And its sales are beating out fashion apparel. Because who doesn't love the great outdoors?! But you're going to need some gear. And here are the top five items you've been buying. Watch!

Would you believe people actually pay $1,000 for a puffer jacket?

Canada Goose Holdings Inc. (GOOS) - Get Canada Goose Holdings, Inc. Report , the maker of that coat, actually is thrilled they do. The stock is up almost 19% over the last year.

Outdoor apparel is booming these days.  While fashion apparel sales overall are down 4% in the U.S., the outdoor apparell sector is up 2%, according to data from marketing firm NPD Group.

Sports outerwear, in particular, grew by 3.2% between November 2016 and November 2017. And while privately-held Patagonia still is the sales leader, companies like Canada Goose; North Face, owned by VF Corp. (VFC) - Get V.F. Corporation Report and Columbia Sportswear Co. (COLM) - Get Columbia Sportswear Company Report are reaping the benefits.

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But its not just clothing. You're going to need a sleep in the great outdoors too right? Wondering what the five top selling outdoor retail items are? Watch out video to find out. 

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