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  1. Ruins and Hieroglyphs - Grand Gulch

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 21, 2012

    Words by Barefoot Jake Growing up in the Pacific Northwest I am used to hiking in the plush green forest and to havi...

  2. Kumo on the Kokopelli

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 21, 2012

    Words by Ryan Sylva A whirlwind of a summer finally concluded on August 20th along the CDT. I trekked across the Cana...

  3. Our Olympic Sojourn

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 20, 2012

    Gossamer Gear in action: Ultralight is great, hyperlight is cool and megalight is risky but each trip has different ...

  4. Sub 5 in the Weminuche

    Gossamer Gear | Aug 22, 2012

    I was a first-hand witness to every ultralighter's dream. We had just dropped down into Chicago Basin, through one of...

  5. Noodleheads Hit 100 Miles

    Gossamer Gear | Apr 18, 2012

    Helllllooooooooo We are in Franklin North Carolina having finished two milestones: 1. Finished Georgia, and 2. Comp...

  6. Glen and friends hike the PCT

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 07, 2011

    John Potter has been a Gossamer Gear customer since the early GVP Gear days. He is an inveterate tinkerer (he's a ...

  7. Exploring Yosemite with the Guys

    Gossamer Gear | Oct 07, 2011

    Dave and Michael from Gossamer Gear took a trip out to Yosemite to test gear and to be with our friend Russ from T...

  8. Backpacking Sweetwater Trail

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 21, 2011

    As part of a VWR trail survey, Rik and Paul hiked the 7 mile Sweetwater Trail from the Sierra Madre Road to SouthF...

  9. Glissading Mount Adams

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 16, 2011

    One of the benefits of getting out there is to do some really fun stuff. This video shows Steve Burgess on a recent ...

  10. Hiking the Raggeds

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 05, 2011

    Disco and POD are one of the 'hikingest' couples out there. They are one of the few triple crowner couples we know...

  11. Wonderland Trail Conditions

    Gossamer Gear | Aug 01, 2011

    Check out this video shot less than a couple weeks back that illustrate the conditions on the Wonderland Trail this y...

  12. Section Hike the PCT

    Gossamer Gear | Jun 21, 2011

    Glen recently took Eduardo Lartigau on a section hike of the PCT. Eduardo is a longtime Gossamer Gear customer, and f...