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Announcing the New Gossamer Gear Event Calendar

Do you want to attend an ultralight backpacking gear demo? Need help planning a thru-hike? Are you looking for a hiking group to join or a cool backpacking trip to go on? If so, check out Gossamer Gear’s New Event Calendar which lists talks, trips, and gear demos held by Gossamer Gear’s staff and Trail Ambassadors […]

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Gossamer Gear Wecomes New Trail Ambassadors

Gossamer Gear welcomes another outstanding group of Trail Ambassadors to the Gossamer Gear family this month including James Marco, Lee Fields, and Renee Tougas, who bring a diverse and impressive set of qualifications, experiences, and perspectives to the Gossamer Gear family. “While Gossamer Gear’s roots are in the ultralight and thru-hiking communities, our customers’ needs […]

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Desert Divide Dozen - Day One

The Desert Divide Dozen: Peak Bagging on the Pacific Crest Trail

The San Jacinto Mountains are one of the principal mountain ranges in Southern California. Multiple summits rise more than 10,000′/3050m above sea level. The beautiful but popular northern section of the range offers some of the most best hiking and backpacking in Southern California. But I had something else in mind this past Memorial Day […]

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Gossamer Gear Welcomes New Trail Ambassadors

Gossamer Gear welcomes another outstanding group of new Trail Ambassadors including Carl Rush, David Hine, Damien Tougas, Joan West, and Ken Holder. Located in the United States, Canada and Scotland, this new group of Trail Ambassadors holds leadership and teaching positions with organizations and hiking clubs including Trail Dames, the Appalachian Mountain Club, the Boy […]

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Gossamer Gear Welcomes More New Trail Ambassadors

Gossamer Gear welcomes another outstanding group of new Trail Ambassadors including David Lintern, Guy Parker, Joe Jacaruso, Heather Knight, Whitney La Ruffa, Sheldon Feigel, Dan Bortz, Evan Chartier, Carrot Quinn, Jan McEwen, Brian Reyman, Dave Brunstein, and Bryon Solberg.  “The most effective way to learn about carrying a lighter weight backpack is face-to-face from someone who’s […]

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Gossamer Gear Welcomes New Trail Ambassadors

Gossamer Gear welcomes 10 new Trail Ambassadors including Erin Saver, Dave Chenault, Liz Thomas, Martin Rye, Julie LePage, Rob Kelly, Christy Rosander, Jim Barbour, Paul Osborn and Vicky Mattson. Selected from hundreds of applicants, these individuals bring the total number of individuals in the Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassador Program to 48. “The purpose of the […]

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