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Books that Inspire Outdoor Adventure

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December 14th, 2018 - From long beloved classics to modern tales of exploration, we round up our favorite adventure books to read or gift this holiday season. We open...

DIY Holiday: How to Make Your Own Quilt

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December 1st, 2018 - There’s nothing better than handmade holiday gifts. If you want to try your hand at sewing or quilting, you can easily make beautiful and practical...

A Beginner's Guide to Winter Camping

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November 13th, 2018 - There is a certain magic to cold weather camping. Going into the backcountry in winter is a more intimate way to experience nature: frozen landscapes...

Is the Era of the Dirtbag Over?

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November 2nd, 2018 - dirtbag noun dirt·bag | ˈdərt-ˌbag●    a person who is committed to a given (usually extreme) lifestyle to the point of abandoning employment and other societal...

Climashield® Announces PROTECT Product Line

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October 14th, 2018 - The new Climashield® PROTECT product line was carefully developed to meet the demands of industrial workwear and military applications. Consisting of two new products, PROTECT...

Photo Diary of the Pacific Northwest

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September 4th, 2018 - The rugged beauty of the Pacific Northwest has long captivated the hearts of travelers and artists but it wasn’t until the Instagram era that the...

Where to Cool Off in the US This Summer

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August 20th, 2018 - As the whole East Coast continues to melt under a relentless heatwave and hot weather warnings have been issued for the West Coast, there are...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Camel

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August 3rd, 2018 - Dating all the way back to 1919, Camel Manufacturing is a company that serves those who serve. As a leading designer, developer and manufacturer of tent...

Are Sharks Misunderstood? Making a Case for the Ocean’s Most Formidable Fish

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July 9th, 2018 - It seems that everyone’s anticipating the 30th iteration of the annual Shark Week on Discovery Channel. Everybody, that is, except for the scientists from Spanish...

Is the Great Barrier Reef Really Dead?

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May 23rd, 2018 - “Climate change and ocean acidification have killed off one of the most spectacular features on the planet,” reported magazine Outside in a viral article entitled “Obituary:...

America’s Best Outdoor Cities

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May 1st, 2018 - From the snow-covered peaks of Alaska to the sandy beaches of Florida, the US is an outdoor lover’s paradise, but given that more than 80%...

Born to Run: The World’s Toughest Ultra Marathons

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April 18th, 2018 - Were you born to run? According to bestselling author Chris McDougall, yes. McDougall believes that humans are designed to cover great distances on foot, an...

Find the Perfect Between-Season Jacket

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April 5th, 2018 - It is that time of the year again: the days are getting longer and our summer gear makes its way out from storage. And like...

Travel Spotlight: Bouldering Mecca Fontainebleau

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March 23rd, 2018 - Located only forty miles from Paris, the Forest of Fontainebleau is commonly regarded as the world’s best bouldering destination. With grades ranging from 1 (much...

The World of Winter Himalayan Climbing

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March 8th, 2018 - An elite team of Polish climbers is awaiting a weather window that would allow them to attempt the summit of the hardest mountain in the...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Colmar

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February 21st, 2018 - Nearly a century-long tradition and cutting-edge technology work together in the Italian brand of sporting goods, Colmar. Founded in 1923, the company quickly turned their...

Stay Energized with Outdoor-Inspired Snacks

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January 25th, 2018 - If you want to stay lean and healthy, office life is isn’t easy. Most of us spend long hours sitting at a desk and there...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Helikon-Tex

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December 8th, 2017 - In the 1980s, Helikon-Tex founders began to trade military surplus equipment. Surprised by the high demand, they decided to seize the opportunity and fill the...

Try Going Off-Piste This Ski Season

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November 21st, 2017 - While the appeal of neatly groomed corduroy is great, there’s just one thing that’s better: carving through waist-deep pow! And if you’re not quite into...

Veterans Day – A Time to Honor Those That Serve

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November 9th, 2017 - Nearly a century ago, on November 11 1918, an unusual meeting took place in the quiet French forest of Compiègne. Hiding from unwanted eyes in...

Five Alternatives to Tents

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October 27th, 2017 - Whatever the season, camping is one of the best ways to reconnect with nature. Even a one-day microadventure can often be enough to shed the...

Military Tested, Military Approved

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October 13th, 2017 - The extreme requirements of tactical and military applications leave no room for gear failure. The U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command (ATEC) is in charge...

The Outdoor Industry - A Force for Sustainability

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September 18th, 2017 - No other sector embraces sustainability as much as the outdoor industry. Five years ago, the industry’s efforts to champion sustainability were recognized by the White...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Fjord Nansen

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June 1st, 2017 - In the early 90s, Polish adventurers had a problem. Despite the country’s strong mountaineering tradition, climbers battled a distinct lack of high-quality outdoor equipment. Adventure...

Deconstructing the Membrane

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May 2nd, 2017 - Before technical fabrics became commonplace, most of us had a plastic-like waterproof jacket. It might have done a great job of keeping out the rain,...

Travel Spotlight: Iceland

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April 14th, 2017 - Our Marketing Manager extraordinaire, Christi, has just ticked off another dream destination from her bucket list. Last month she made the most of unusually cheap...

#Microadventure: from NYC to Camping on Fire Island

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February 22nd, 2017 - Our social media feeds may be filled with photos from extreme expeditions or remote, tropical islands, but the reality is that not many of us...

How to Layer for Winter Adventures

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December 16th, 2016 - There’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing. Yet not giving in to harsh conditions isn’t solely dependent on a good jacket, and...

Fall Camping is Calling

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October 7th, 2016 - Most of us don’t get as much time away as we’d like, often blowing our entire vacation day balance between June and August when days...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Arc'teryx

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September 23rd, 2016 - Dissatisfied with the gear options available in their home of Vancouver, climbers Dave Lane and Jeremy Guard started fabricating and selling climbing harnesses and chalk...

Why Breathability is a Big Deal

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August 11th, 2016 - Anyone who’s ever been hiking knows that when you get warm, you perspire —even in cooler temperatures. And if you’re not wearing the right clothing,...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Crye Precision

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July 14th, 2016 - Born out of the New York-based design firm Crye Associates, Crye Precision manufactures innovative, high-performance apparel for the Armed Forces and demand-performance market using materials...

Clima Customer Spotlight: Eddie Bauer

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April 27th, 2016 - Washington native and outdoor enthusiast Eddie Bauer opened the very first Eddie Bauer Sports Shop in Seattle in 1920. Nearly a century later, Eddie Bauer...