Bad Weather under an Ultralight Tarp

Gossamer Gear | Dec 15, 2010
Have you ever been caught in a vicious, windy, cold rainstorm? It can more dangerous and less comfortable than being ...
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Water is Heavy in Pack

Gossamer Gear | Dec 08, 2010
This advice is primarily for hikers on established trails with good knowledge of their water sources. Fears tend to d...
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Featured in Japanese Magazine

Gossamer Gear | Dec 03, 2010
While Glen was in Japan he was able to find out how some of our packs are being used. One interesting customer segmen...
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Put Rocks on Tent Stakes

Gossamer Gear | Nov 30, 2010
When setting up a shelter, I pick a location where there are rocks. Rocks can be used to add support to lightweight ...
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Come Tour our Office

Gossamer Gear | Nov 23, 2010
Philip Werner from recently posted an online tour of our company. It highlights the cottage nature o...
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SpinnTwinn and LT4s Go in Norway

Gossamer Gear | Nov 18, 2010
Joe Newton is one of the founding members of Nordic Lightpacking and our Trail Ambassador from Bergen, Norway. This s...
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Glen goes to Japan

Gossamer Gear | Nov 12, 2010
So, the story starts awhile back, at an Outdoor Retailer show. Takashi Fukuchi, who represents Evernew in the U.S., a...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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