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Avalanches and the Human Factor

I went to a level one avalanche course years ago in the hopes of learning how I could be safer in my winter travels. ...

Lightning, and Hikers, and Bears, Oh My!

Sean Kamp, Friend of AppGear      Montana is a beautiful state. I was thrilled to get off the Amtrak in East Glacier ...

Meet the Team: Mike

Mike has more than 40 years of experience developing and perfecting textile processes for every application, from HAL...

No Summer on the CDT

2019 was one of the highest snow years on record in the western United States. It was also the year I decided to thru...

All-Paca Fleece Hoodie Wins Backpacker Magazine Editors' Choice Award!

We have big news to share! Appalachian Gear Company is thrilled to bring home one of the industry’s most prestigious ...

Meet the Team: John

John started his career with a Fortune 500 textile manufacturing company, developing and producing fabrics for severa...

Meet the Team: Cole

A lifelong backpacker, Cole thru-hiked the Long Trail while still in high school. He then thru-hiked the Appalachian ...

The Plague of Microplastics

Why do we treat the environment differently than the human body? When it comes to our own bodies, we innately underst...

IN THE NEWS: Single Clothes Wash May release 700,000 Microplastic Fibers

We’ve all seen the images of plastic bags, bottles, packaging and other large plastic items floating in our oceans. B...

Nylon and Acrylic Microfibers from Clothing are Polluting Our Oceans

Recent studies are showing that microplastics from discarded clothing are polluting the oceans and shorelines, and be...

IN THE NEWS: Studies Show That Synthetic Fibers Create Microplastics Pollution

New studies show that alarming numbers of tiny fibers from synthetic fabrics are making their way from your washing m...

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