"Name Bagging" in the Adirondacks

"Name Bagging" in the Adirondacks

Gossamer Gear | May 30, 2017
By Erik Schlimmer Long-distance hiking, peak bagging, and trail hiking are great ways to experience the out-of-doors,...
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At One with the Weminuche

At One with the Weminuche

Gossamer Gear | Jul 29, 2016
It had been a few years since I had visited Durango for a trip with GG Ambassador Will Rietveld to romp in his backy...
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A Desert Rat in the Rainforest

A Desert Rat in the Rainforest

Gossamer Gear | Oct 07, 2015
In September, I was preparing for a trip to Olympic National Park in Washington State, known for its rainforests and ...
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Backpacking England's North Norfolk Coastal Path

Backpacking England's North Norfolk Coastal Path

Gossamer Gear | Jul 13, 2015
Holkham Woods For those looking for easy hiking with beautiful views in England, the North Norfolk Coastal Path has ...
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Great Hikes in the United Kingdom

Great Hikes in the United Kingdom

Gossamer Gear | Jul 01, 2015
Thinking about taking a trip to the United Kingdom? Make sure to save some time for a good walk. Although relatively...
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Wander The Maze of Canyonlands

Wander The Maze of Canyonlands

Gossamer Gear | Jun 15, 2015
We were ready for our 7 day backpacking trip into the Maze District of Canyonlands National Park. With 5 National Pa...
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Glen Hikes Buckskin Gulch

Glen Hikes Buckskin Gulch

Gossamer Gear | Jun 09, 2015
By: Glen Van Peski --- This blog is the second in a two-part series. You can check out the first post on preparing fo...
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First Timers Prepare for Buckskin Gulch

First Timers Prepare for Buckskin Gulch

Gossamer Gear | Jun 08, 2015
By: Glen Van Peski --- This blog is the second in a two-part series. You can check out the second post here. --- It s...
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Hiking the Trans Adirondack Route

Hiking the Trans Adirondack Route

Gossamer Gear | Mar 10, 2015
First snowfall at Flowed Lands Long-distance hikers are seeking tierra nueva: something beyond the Pacific Crest Tra...
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3 Thru-hikes You Don't Have to Quit Your Job For

3 Thru-hikes You Don't Have to Quit Your Job For

Gossamer Gear | Feb 23, 2015
In my twenties and thirties, I was single and unencumbered. My life consisted of working, saving money, and taking a ...
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Adventure Traveling and Hiking on Kauai

Adventure Traveling and Hiking on Kauai

Gossamer Gear | Jan 12, 2015
We had been planning a trip to Kauai and wanted it to be a little different than a typical tropical vacation. We want...
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Tips for Backpacking Buckskin Gulch

Tips for Backpacking Buckskin Gulch

Gossamer Gear | Dec 15, 2014
Getting ready to leave for our trip into Buckskin Gulch. We had about 90 seconds notice before the heavens opened up....
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