Backpacking + Hiking Tips

  1. Stoveless Cooking: The Crotch Pot

    Mar 31, 2016

    This third option between stoves and no-cook is the brainchild of Gossamer Gear founder Glen Van Peski. Infrared imag...

  2. Guide to Backpacking in the Rain

    Nov 09, 2015

    If you're interested in backpacking in the rain, here are some expert tips for getting started and even tweaking your...

  3. Determine How Long to Hike a Mile

    Nov 05, 2015

    How long does it take to hike a mile? While there are many variables involved, it takes the average person 30 minutes...

  4. Choosing our Backpack for a Hike

    Sep 10, 2015

    NOTE:PAGE UPDATE IN PROGRESS - REFER TO PRODUCT PAGE FOR CORRECT SPECS Deciding on the best Gossamer Gear lightweigh...

  5. Easily Size and Fit a Backpack

    Jul 20, 2015

    Ever wondered how to properly size and fit a backpack? Purchasing a new backpack can help you get in more miles and e...