Gorilla vs. Mariposa: How to Choose Which Backpack Is Right For You

Gorilla vs. Mariposa: How to Choose Which Backpack Is Right For You

Torn between our two fan favorites? Here's a comparison so you can decide which specs and features best fit your needs.
September 07, 2022 — Korrin Bishop
Pack Liners vs. Pack Covers: Which to Use for Backpacking

Pack Liners vs. Pack Covers: Which to Use for Backpacking

A comprehensive guide that finally answers the question: pack liner or pack cover? One rain solution to rule them all.
8 Tips & Tricks for Solo Hiking Trips

8 Tips & Tricks for Solo Hiking Trips

Experience all of the benefits of hiking solo with some thoughtful preparation.
July 20, 2022 — Korrin Bishop
5 Great Rails-to-Trails Paths for Your Next Adventure

5 Great Rails-to-Trails Paths for Your Next Adventure

Accessible rail-trail options for all skill levels that offer history, scenery, and fun trail towns along the way.
July 13, 2022 — Korrin Bishop
4 Ways to Use a Hiking Umbrella for Your Dog

4 Ways to Use a Hiking Umbrella for Your Dog

It turns out that man's best friend is also a big fan of our hiking umbrellas. The result is functional and super cute.
June 30, 2022 — Gossamer Gear
Hydration 101: Your Guide to Water While Hiking

Hydration 101: Your Guide to Water While Hiking

Don't stay thirsty, friends. We have all of the answers to your top questions about hydration on the trail.
Passing the Torch: A Dad Reflects on Three Generations of Outdoorsmen

Passing the Torch: A Dad Reflects on Three Generations of Outdoorsmen

Nick Brooks shows how fatherhood travels the trails of time and wilderness.
June 13, 2022 — Gossamer Gear
4 Outdoor LGBTQ+ Organizations to Follow & Support

4 Outdoor LGBTQ+ Organizations to Follow & Support

Amazing organizations creating safe spaces in the outdoors for the LGBTQ+ community
June 10, 2022 — Korrin Bishop
New Book “Adventure Ready” Is Your Dream Adventure Buddy

New Book “Adventure Ready” Is Your Dream Adventure Buddy

Katie Gerber and Heather Anderson have authored the comprehensive trail companion we've been waiting for.
How to Take Care of Your Gear Post-Hike (And Get Motivated to Do It)

How to Take Care of Your Gear Post-Hike (And Get Motivated to Do It)

Tips and tricks that will keep your gear in tip-top shape after each hike.
May 26, 2022 — Korrin Bishop
Heather Anderson Talks Mental Health and the Trail

Heather Anderson Talks Mental Health and the Trail

Thoughts on how we can prepare for a thru-hike by also talking about our mental health at its end.
May 18, 2022 — Gossamer Gear
Post-Trail Depression: You're Not Alone and There’s Help

Post-Trail Depression: You're Not Alone and There’s Help

An overview of the causes of post-trail depression and tips for how you can start feeling better.
May 11, 2022 — Korrin Bishop