Hiking Destinations + Overnight Trips

Our Blog

  1. Polycryo Tarp in 100 Mile Challenge

    Gossamer Gear | Aug 18, 2013

    In June, Trail Ambassador Rob Kelly participated for the second year in the Allegheny 100 Challenge. The A-100 Challe...

  2. Desert Divide Dozen: PCT Peak Bagging

    Gossamer Gear | Aug 12, 2013

    The San Jacinto Mountains are one of the principal mountain ranges in Southern California. Multiple summits rise more...

  3. Walking the Camino de Santiago

    Gossamer Gear | Aug 07, 2013

    Heather Knight - Renegade Pilgrim In the last three years, interest in an ancient pilgrimage walk, the Camino de San...

  4. Kauai a Hiker Paradise

    Gossamer Gear | Jul 24, 2013

    When P.O.D. (Princess of Darkness) and I traveled to Maui over Christmas for our honeymoon, visions of cocktails on a...

  5. Sunshine in the Scottish Highlands

    Gossamer Gear | Jul 23, 2013

    Just to prove that it doesn't always rain in Scotland, here's a little video of an overnighter in the central highla...

  6. Cohos Trail: Section Hiking Adventure

    Gossamer Gear | Jul 16, 2013

    Hiking from Mt Franklin to Mt Monroe A few years ago, a friend told me about a new long distance trailrunning 162 mi...

  7. 3 Day Hike in Paria Canyon

    Gossamer Gear | May 16, 2013

    Paria Canyon Backpack cliff notes: 1 last minute invitation (to me! wahoo!) 2 backpacking greats (Glen Van Peski and...

  8. First Steps with a Mariposa Backpack

    Gossamer Gear | Apr 24, 2013

    In May, I embark on another coast-to-coast walk on The Great Outdoor Challenge event. Fellow Trail Ambassador Philip...

  9. My Hike with Glen part 2

    Gossamer Gear | Dec 06, 2012

    Words by: Jeremy McAllistar Aside from individual skills, like sculpting the ground to make it more comfortable to s...

  10. My Hike with Glen part 1

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 29, 2012

    Words by: Jeremy McAllistar Greetings hikers, backpackers, and friends of all ages. My name is Jeremy and I just got...