How do you hike?
From thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to a leisurely stroll in the park,we have gear for every type of hiker.
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A Life Well Lived | Columbia
"It's better to be young and trapped than old and trapped."Just one of the many lessons Columbia employee, Jay Kerr, has learned in life of being Tested Tough
Rewiring the Fear of the Unfamiliar
We all have dreams. But they don't mean anything if we put them Continue reading...off for someday, in hopes that we
Whenever you venture into the backcountry, even on a day hike, you should always come prepared. The 10 essentials packing list was originally created in the 1930’sby The Mountaineers Books to ensure that hikers could respond to emergency situations, and remain safe if forced to spend one or more nights outside. We’ve listed them below. See more at: Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills
(map and compass)
(sunglasses and sunscreen)
Repair kit and tools
Tested Tough | Grand Canyon
Meet Columbia employee Peter H. as he tests gear in thelegendary Grand Canyon with his father.
Do You Know the National Parks Foundation?
Do you know the National Park Foundation? Wait until you learn Continue reading...about their powerful initiatives to
Think of the principles of Leave No Trace as the golden rules of outdoor recreation.
Good wilderness etiquette is essential in safeguarding the pristine wild places on our planet, as well as ensuring quality outdoor experiences for generations tocome. As always, use your best judgement. A little extra effort more than pays off in the long run.
Pack it in/
Pack it out
Don't feed wildlife
Keep tunes down
Tested Tough | Ecola State Park
Meet Columbia employee Andy N. as he explores beautiful EcolaState Park on the Oregon coast with his sons.