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  1. Victor Hoyt Picks Mariposa Plus

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 09, 2010

    Victor Hoyt has been hiking the Appalachian Trail since 1974 and has covered over 1500 miles of trail. He was recentl...

  2. Slam Poetry Meets Trail Video

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 03, 2010

    Steve Burgess, one of our trail ambassadors, recently put together this video on his three day trek of the Wonderland...

  3. Austin American Statesman Today

    Gossamer Gear | Nov 01, 2010

    An article entitled "Lighten Up" was in the Lifestyle section of the Austin American Statesman this morning. In it is...

  4. Losing your Titanium Tent Stakes

    Gossamer Gear | Oct 23, 2010

    How many times have you lost a tent stake, the thin 6-inch titanium hook stakes to be precise? I live in the southeas...

  5. Rocky Mountain Day Hike

    Gossamer Gear | Oct 15, 2010

    The Gorilla happened to be in Denver meeting suppliers when the first snow of the season hit the Rocky Mountain Natio...

  6. PCT Cascade Locks Show

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 25, 2010

    Grant went out to show our gear. We were joined by some of the other companies in the ultralight community. One of th...

  7. Exploring Yosemite

    Gossamer Gear | Sep 20, 2010

    Grant and Dave from Gossamer Gear went to Yosemite National Park to test out some new gear and enjoy the park with Ra...

  8. Philmont 2010

    Gossamer Gear | Aug 02, 2010

    Dave went to Philmont as a guest of the Philmont Staff Association. Philmont is a Boy Scout paradise where 22,000 Boy...

  9. Hip Belt Pockets: Other Uses

    Gossamer Gear | Jun 23, 2010

    This photo shows how a hiker is using his Hip Belt Pockets when not wearing his pack. He just slides his belt through...

  10. NightLight Torso pad into holder

    Gossamer Gear | Jun 07, 2010

    Insertion of the NightLight™ pad into the back of your Mariposa™ Plus backpack can be made much easier if you first p...

  11. Appalachian Trail Days 2010

    Gossamer Gear | May 19, 2010

    Gossamer Gear set up a booth and showed our gear at Trail Days 2010. Trail Days is an event in Damascus Virginia put ...