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  1. Celebrating AmeriCorps Week

    Gossamer Gear | Mar 09, 2017

    Chances are good that you've been on a trail that was worked on by an AmeriCorps crew. They go out for weeks at a tim...

  2. Living Off the Grid and In the Moment

    Gossamer Gear | Oct 27, 2015

    Living Off Grid with Solar High on a ridge, with a view of the Pacific transcending and the Santa Lucia Mountains as...

  3. Tips to Avoid Hiking on Private Land

    Gossamer Gear | May 05, 2015

    A love affair with privately owned land goes back to Jefferson, who thought that widely distributed private landowner...

  4. Arizona Trail Day Events

    Gossamer Gear | Mar 17, 2015

    Along the Arizona Trail are 33 Gateway Communities, each with their own unique character and charm. Towns that welco...

  5. Women Rock DC UL

    Gossamer Gear | Jun 17, 2014

    First DC UL Women's Only Trip - Spirits are high as we cross Otter Creek. The hiking and backpacking meetup group I ...

  6. Meet the Trail Dames

    Gossamer Gear | Jan 20, 2014

    Beginner backpacking trip on Appalachian Trail in Georgia "They may not hike fast, but the Trail Dames sure know how...