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  1. 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...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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...

  4. Plan a Boy Scout 50 Miler

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 18, 2013

    Defining a 50-Miler In doing research for this post, I found there are a lot of differing opinions about what the Boy...

  5. A Talk by Ambassador Heather Knight

    Gossamer Gear | Oct 26, 2013

    Heather Knight - Renegade Pilgrim Join me for a talk on the ancient pilgrimage walk across Spain. The Camino de Sant...

  6. Carl Rush to Speak at ALDHA

    Gossamer Gear | Oct 07, 2013

    Carl Rush Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassador Carl Rush will be giving a talk titled "Ultralight But Comfortable" at this...

  7. Women's Only UL Backpacking Trips

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 03, 2013

    DC UL Backpacking Women's Trips The DC UL Backpacking Meet-up, a local hiking and backpacking group in the Washingto...