Spring is in the air, it's time to climb out from our winter dens & hit the trails! This gear guide does contain sponsored & affiliate links. Shopping through them helps support our Ambassador Team. Thank you!
Old Man Winter hanging on? Show him who's boss by layering up with this skirt!
An all-around great skirt, ideal for both the mountains and around town! The stretch side panels provide maximum freedom of motion while the lightweight outer fabric makes the Katarina Mini Skirt a comfortable layer over tights in the mountains!
Katarina Mini Skirt
RECOMMENDED gEAR FROM OUR ambassadors
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It's the perfect between layer for Spring! ~ Jessica H.
Layer up in style with the Women's Peavey Fleece. The fleece is expertly crafted using Berghaus Advance Thermals AT Optic fleece fabric, which is specifically designed to ensure superior thermal insulation. Featuring a high funnel neckline with a simple button fastening for extra protection from the elements, the fleece is set to become a favorite whether you're tackling your favorite terrain or simply casual day dressing.
$25.85 - $177.13
Get those tootsies ready for sandal season - butter them up!
Bear Vault BV500
A very emollient cream for feet, especially heels. Contains rich shea butter and black seed oil as well as botanical extracts from mint, calendula and comfrey. Great for summer sandal weather, but also great for athletes including barefoot runners. Helps keep skin supple so as to not split with the force of running.
Camp without worry with the Bear Vault Bear Resistant Food Container. These lightweight canisters are super rugged and can hold up to 7 days worth of food. Features: Every ounce matters, light weight design. Made from rugged transparent polycarbonate material that resists shattering upon impact. Open and close without any tools. Extra wide mouth opening for easy access.
$66.49 - $79.95
Berghaus Women's Pavey Fleece Jacket
Sole Pleasure Foot Butter
Seriously, I could write an ode to Peet Dryers, they are that great.
Snow Peak BBQ Rod
Generous comfort is combined with unmatched durability for the most rugged expeditions. 300, 000 precisely positioned, armored super fabric scales cover the entire underside of the armored V, creating a tough barrier that resists puncture, slashing, moisture, and abrasion. The scales are strong enough to perform in the most demanding outdoor conditions, yet are flexible enough to fold and roll for compact storage.
Kick back and relax in this ultralight seat that sets up with two trekking poles. Who said you can't bring your recliner into the backcountry?
Klymit Armored V
It looks like a fishing rod. Except, instead of a hook at the end of the line, the Snow Peak BBQ Rod comes with a metal skewer that you can stick into hot dogs, marshmallows, and any other food item you want to cook on an open campfire.
The PEET Power Cell Travels everywhere and removes wet and sweat from all types of footwear and can be plugged into any 110-120 volt U.S. household current.
Mountainsmith Sling Back Chair
New for 2018!
BadgerSport Sunscreen Stick - SPF 35
SPF 35 formula features micronized zinc oxide for broad spectrum protection from UVA and UVB rays; no oxybenzone, octinoxate, or other chemical active sun-screening agents. Unscented formula still retains the subtle natural scents of cocoa butter and beeswax. Ultra-moisturizing and soothing certified organic base of extra virgin olive oil, beeswax, cocoa butter and shea butter. Designed to protect skin from sun, wind, cold and water; water resistant for 80 minutes and biodegradable
The price goes up to $56.99 in May 2018, so order now!
Eagles Nest Outfitters - Fuse
The Free Spirit Backpack is the first truly organizational backpack, featuring inner compartments that move out of the way based on need! Designed for travel, the Free Spirit is 100% packable and lightweight, yet does not make any sacrifices on comfort or function, with wide, padded shoulder straps & waist straps and lower back pads. With 2 deep water bottle side-pouches, an inner bladder pouch, and 2 zipper pockets, the Free Spirit is the perfect companion for any day hike or adventure! Why rummage for lost gear when you can be Free?
Free Spirit Backpack
A must for Spring & Summer and in all my packs. ~ Elisa
With the Fuse we've made hammocking even more enjoyable for two. The Fuse lets you to set up two hammocks using only two anchor points. The aluminum alloy DAC spreader bars allow your hammocks to hang adjacent to each other so your companion stays close-at-hand, while keeping your hammock all to yourself. This is the perfect accessory for friends, couples or families who want proximity with unparalleled comfort.
Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork Trekking Poles
Snack time! ~ Lorna
The women's Black Diamond Trail Pro Shock Trekking Poles combine FlickLock Pro adjustability and comfy foam grips with a shock-absorbing system to enhance your treks through all kinds of terrain.
REI Co-op Ditty Sack
Honey Stinger Organic Energy Chews
Adjustable straps and compacts down for travel ~Christina
Three-piece 100% carbon fiber shafts offer quick and secure length changes thanks to dual FlickLock Pro adjustability. Comfortable, moisture-wicking cork grips with dual-density tops feature durable padded wrist straps and nonslip EVA extensions for quick choke-ups on steep terrain. Interchangeable Tech Tips allow you to switch between carbide and rubber tips to account for changing trail surfaces. Includes low-profile trekking baskets and powder baskets
This set of REI Co-op Ditty sacks with drawstring/toggle closures helps you organize and store your gear for camping or backpacking.
First energy chew to provide naturally occurring fiber and protein that's derived from tapioca syrup and honey. Provides the right amount of carbohydrates to keep you going without excessive calories. Chews are certified USDA Organic and provide 100% of your recommended daily value of vitamin C.
Black Diamond Trail Pro Shock Trekking Poles
I have a bad back & knees, these have been a lifesaver. ~Heather
Kept me dry in rainstorms, amazing tent
Floor space is always at a minimum in a backpacking tent. Pockets and hooks keep stuff up off the floor (mom would be so proud!) and within easy reach
This stove is the bomb!! Heats water fast, easy to use, clean & store. ~ Heather
The best gift ever.! ~Meg
A feminine urinary director for camping, traveling and medical needs. It allows women to urinate in a standing position. Use when restrooms are unavailable or unsanitary. Comes complete with director, carrying bag & 6" retractable tubing.
REI Co-op Half Dome
MSR Reactor Stove System
With an exterior that stands up to foul weather, the REI Co-op Half Dome 2 Plus tent is a light and roomy shelter that's 10 in. longer and 4 in. wider than the classic REI Co-op Half Dome 2 tent.
New technology creates a windproof stove that cranks out heat in short order and keeps constant pressure for optimal fuel regulation and consumption. Burner features 2 modes of heat transfer, convective and radiant, to generate maximum heat output and boil 1 liter of water in about 3 minutes. Internal regulation of fuel pressure creates a consistent flame in all temperatures and excellent performance throughout the life of the fuel canister
22 miles and not a single aching little piggy! ~ Michelle
Windproof, waterproof, breathable, seam-sealed Dry Vent 2.5-layer shell fabric protects you from the weather
Elastic waist with draw cord
Secure-zip hand pockets
Pants stow in a hand pocket
Knee-length side zips and
hook-and-loop adjustable ankle tabs ease dressing and seal out drafts
Relaxed fit $80.00
Anatomical 5-toe design properly aligns toes, prevents blisters and promotes proper posture and balance
Injinji RUN 2.0 Lightweights are great for toed and minimal footwear
CoolMax® fabric blend wicks moisture, dries quickly and breathes well
Features padded heels and offers metatarsal arch support
Mesh tops provide maximum ventilation and breathability; stretchy top bands hold socks in place
Heels and toes are reinforced for increased durability
The North FaceVenture 2 Rain Jacket
Sleepypod Clickit Terrain Safety Harness
Compact and fit easily into a backpack or duffel bag ~ Jessica
Windproof, waterproof, breathable, seam-sealed DryVent 2.5-layer shell protects you from the weather
Fully adjustable hood
Stormflap with hook-and-loop closure covers center-front zipper
Covered, secure-zip hand pockets
Jacket stows in hand pocket
Adjustable cuff tabs and hem cinch cord help seal out the weather
Injinji Run Lightweight No-Show Socks
Great jacket for rainy Spring days & cooler nights. ~ Lori
Crash tested for use as a car seat belt. Three-point design for use in rear passenger seat secures a dog’s entire torso
Strength tested for use as a walking harness
Quick connection and release when used as a car seat belt
Rear reflective patches for night visibility can be interchanged for service patches or custom patches
Loops for quick connection and release of optional Terrain Pack
The North Face Venture 2 Half-Zip Pants
The River at Night
Hike Like A Woman Book Club Reads
"Deciding to put her nomadic lifestyle to the side, in her memoir, Molly Caro May searches for the idea of what it means to have "enough".
Books for Outdoor Nooks
"Does spring fever have you dreaming of thru hikes? Check out this memoir of three women who decide to hike the John Muir Trail together after college."
Used $17.30 New $30.13
"When four longtime friends decide to head out on a rafting adventure in the Allagash Wilderness, none of them knows what's around the next bend in The River at Night."
The Map of Enough