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No bad weather, just bad gear

Stay safe and comfortable in your backcountry pursuits. It all starts with good gear Technical Gear You’ll hear a lot of phrases thrown around by marketing these days: “Technical Outerwear”, “Activewear”, and “Fitness apparel” to name a few. These terms are actually very common in today’s products, and that’s great! It means we as a…


Creating Adventurous Children

Instilling a love of the outdoors is so beneficial. In this article I want to discuss why it’s important for us to create adventurous children. Self confidence One of the best ways to increase self confidence is to face challenges and overcome them. A sense of accomplishment, and knowing they were able to overcome an…