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Meet The Staff - Caity Green

Meet The Staff - Caity Green

Meet Caity. She is a gear specialist and can give you top notch info on trail running, skiing, and the best clothes for your activity.
  • Sara Austin
Simba Tested - Altra Timp 1.5

Simba Tested - Altra Timp 1.5

"It's honestly REALLY hard to think of something I don't like about these shoes, but there is one downfall I would mention..." Read more from Simba Tested: Altra Timp 1.5 trail running shoe 
Simba Tested - Altra Lone Peak 4 Hiking Shoes

Simba Tested - Altra Lone Peak 4 Hiking Shoes

"Every single pair of Lone Peaks I've owned breaks down in the exact same spot..." Learn more about Altra Lone Peak 4's wear & tear from over 500 miles on trail in this week's Simba Tested.
Simba Tested - Therm-a-rest Neo-Air X Lite

Simba Tested - Therm-a-rest Neo-Air X Lite

Should you buy the Therm-arest neo-air x lite? Learn from Simba, a CDT thru-hiker and GEAR:30 staff member.
  • Cody Lee
Simba Tested - Big Agnes Fly Creek Carbon & Tiger Wall 2 Platinum Tents

Simba Tested - Big Agnes Fly Creek Carbon & Tiger Wall 2 Platinum Tents

Simba Tested: Big Agnes Fly Creek Carbon & Tiger Wall UL 2 Platinum Tents.
Simba Tasted - GOOD TO-GO Meals: Oatmeal, Three Bean Chili, & Chicken Gumbo

Simba Tasted - GOOD TO-GO Meals: Oatmeal, Three Bean Chili, & Chicken Gumbo

Simba Tested: Good-To-Go Backpacking meals. CDT thru-hiker Simba gives his unbiased review of 3 flavors - plus seasoning tips and tricks.
Simba Tested - Le Bent Socks Review

Simba Tested - Le Bent Socks Review

How do the Labent socks hold up in comparison to Darn Tough? Ask Simba.. he put them to the all time test out on the CDT trail.
Simba Tested - Nemo Fillo Elite Backpacking Pillow

Simba Tested - Nemo Fillo Elite Backpacking Pillow

Simba Tested - GEAR:30 Staff member Bryden Bowley spent Summer 2019 hiking the CDT. While on trail he tested and reviewed over 20 products - This week's gear review is the Nemo Fillo Elite Backpacking Pillow. 
Simba Tested - Katadyn BeFree Water Filter Review

Simba Tested - Katadyn BeFree Water Filter Review

Follow Simba as he treks through the wilds of the Continental Divide trail. He is putting his gear through the ringer to see how it holds up. Read on to see his opinion on the Katayn BeFree Water Filter.
Calling All Artists - Touring Skins Artwork Competition

Calling All Artists - Touring Skins Artwork Competition

ARTIST CALL Touring Skin Design Competition Due Date: June 15, 2020   We are seeking local artists to show their talent by providing designs for a...
  • Sara Austin
COVID-19 Response - We Remain Open

COVID-19 Response - We Remain Open

Dear friends and patrons of GEAR:30, We remain open. GEAR:30 is here to serve your outdoor recreational gear and apparel needs during this COVID...
  • Brandon Long
Show a little Love for the Outdoors

Show a little Love for the Outdoors

HOW YOU CAN LOVE OUTSIDE   PLANT A GARDEN As spring approaches think about planting some fruits and vegetables in a backyard garden or just a win...
  • Sara Austin