By Will Rietveld and Janet Reichl, Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassadors
Our focus is new lightweight gear, and new technologies that make gear better.
Following, in no particular order, are our findings from Summer OR, held August 4-8, 2015. Items featured will be available in spring 2016 unless stated otherwise. Weights are for men’s size Medium apparel or size 9 footwear. Note: for more information on any of the items featured, simply Google the name and experience the wonders of the internet.
To read more of our Summer 2015 Outdoor Retailer Show coverage go to www.backpackinglight.com (subscription required). The article will publish on or about August 18, 2015.
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