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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. 
Caleb Figgins on his Ogden-built, eco-friendly Happy Hippy Skis

Caleb Figgins on his Ogden-built, eco-friendly Happy Hippy Skis

Caleb Figgins incorporated everything he loved about different skis into the ones he started building himself. Now, Caleb and his wife Liz are gearing up to offer others a chance to ride their handmade Happy Hippy skis, too.
The Best Gear for Spring Ski Touring

The Best Gear for Spring Ski Touring

When lift lines grow endless and spring snowpack stabilizes, the backcountry starts calling. From touring basics to must-have accessories, here's the best gear for a long, sunny day in the mountains. 
Janifer Larson on bringing the Banff Mountain Film Festival to Ogden

Janifer Larson on bringing the Banff Mountain Film Festival to Ogden

We sat down with the Utah native who brought the fest to Ogden starting in 1999. Find more information on this year’s inspiring and adventurous films and grab your tickets before they're gone!
Outdoor Gift Ideas for Your Valentine

Outdoor Gift Ideas for Your Valentine

You appreciate your valentine, and they appreciate quality gear. Here's our top picks for Valentine's Day gifts that will encourage you both to make a date with the great outdoors.
All the New Gear We Loved in January

All the New Gear We Loved in January

This month, we received several long-awaited shipments, including Voile and Head skis, Jones snowboards, and avalanche safety gear.