Adventure Tested: Mountain Hardwear Mtn. Speed 32 Sleeping Bag

Planning a fast and light cold weather adventure? The Mountain Hardwear Mtn Speed 32 employs a new type of nylon to become the lightest sleeping bag capable of keeping you warm in freezing weather. » 7/14/14 1:38am 7/14/14 1:38am

What It Takes To Be A Professional Mountain Guide

Ian McEleney is a professional mountain guide for the American Alpine Institute. He lives, works, and plays in The Sierra Nevada. We asked him about guide-life. » 7/07/14 1:00pm 7/07/14 1:00pm

I was the first person to summit Mt. Whitney on the 4th of July; at 14,505' I was the first person to witness sunrise on the Pacific Coast as well. Story about our High Sierra Trail trip to come later this week! » 7/07/14 12:49pm 7/07/14 12:49pm

Adventure Tested: Nemo Tango Duo Slim Two-Person Sleeping Bag

A two-person sleeping bag that packs down no heavier or larger than a single one-person bag? The Nemo Tango Duo Slim 30's innovative backless design enables it to achieve that. Here's how. » 6/19/14 5:20pm 6/19/14 5:20pm

How Mountain Hardwear Designs The Lightest Nylon Jackets In The World

Mountain Hardwear completely reinvented nylon to create the Ghost Whisperer fabric — an incredibly lightweight, stretchy, wind and water resistant nylon. We talked to the company's head designer about how it's made.
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