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Last-Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Dads

Last-Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas for Outdoorsy Dads

Cheers to the outdoor dad: the man who taught you to build a foolproof campfire, catch your first fish, and carried the smaller version of you on his shoulders when you couldn't finish the hiking trail.
The Best Climbing Routes in Ogden, From Beginner to Advanced

The Best Climbing Routes in Ogden, From Beginner to Advanced

There’s something for everyone in these foothills, including a lifetime's-worth of climbing routes to send. Here's just a snippet of the best beginner, intermediate, advanced, and trad climbs that Ogden has to offer.
GEAR30 Podcast: Beginner climbing mistakes, backpacking questions, the best secret camping spots in Utah, + more

GEAR30 Podcast: Beginner climbing mistakes, backpacking questions, the best secret camping spots in Utah, + more

Welcome to our little slice of the airwaves: a podcast where gear addicts discuss—what else?—outdoor adventuring and all the gear that goes with it. 
Inclusivity at the climbing wall: An interview with SLAQC

Inclusivity at the climbing wall: An interview with SLAQC

Salt Lake Area Queer Climbers (SLAQC) brings together LGBTQ+ climbers across the Wasatch Front and plays a crucial role in fostering a safe, inclusive space for northern Utah's queer outdoor community.
Stacy Bernal on how running the Ogden Marathon + how it changed her life for the better

Stacy Bernal on how running the Ogden Marathon + how it changed her life for the better

Lace up those running shoes—the Ogden Marathon is happening on May 21st! We sat down with Stacy Bernal, a runner and ambassador for the Ogden Marathon, to talk about what the marathon means to her.
8 Hiking Groups and Trail Meet-Ups in Northern Utah

8 Hiking Groups and Trail Meet-Ups in Northern Utah

While a solo hike can be just what the doctor ordered, our local trails are just too beautiful to be enjoyed alone.
Car Camping Checklist + Our Favorite Gear

Car Camping Checklist + Our Favorite Gear

As great as it is to venture deep into the backcountry, there's also something special about setting up a super-comfortable campsite complete with all the modern comforts that can fit into your trunk. 
Our 3 Favorite Ways to Make Coffee While Camping

Our 3 Favorite Ways to Make Coffee While Camping

If a steaming cup of joe is the best part of your morning, you shouldn't have to sacrifice it in the great outdoors. You won't find instructions on making cowboy coffee here—you deserve better than that.
Hayley Prine on the history of the Ogden Climbing Festival + the 15th annual event

Hayley Prine on the history of the Ogden Climbing Festival + the 15th annual event

"Our goal is to bring people together," Prine says. "We want it to be a place where climbers and non-climbers alike can join together and be a part of the Ogden community at large."
2023 Ski and Snowboard Gear Preview

2023 Ski and Snowboard Gear Preview

From boards to boots, bindings and skis, here's a small sneak peek of some of the newest, hottest winter hardgoods that are already getting us stoked for 2023.
Thru-Hiking Sweden's 800+ Mile Gröna Bandet (FILM PREMIERE)

Thru-Hiking Sweden's 800+ Mile Gröna Bandet (FILM PREMIERE)

Watch Utah-based hiker (and previous GEAR:30 employee) Bryden Bowley thru-hike Sweden's Gröna Bandet, an 808-mile trek to the northernmost border of Sweden, Norway, and Finland. 
10 Essentials for Hiking in Northern Utah

10 Essentials for Hiking in Northern Utah

Regardless of whether you’re planning on hiking for hours or days, there are a few things you shouldn’t leave home without.