5,000,000 steps. That’s roughly how many steps it takes to thru-hike a major trail like the Appalachian Trail. And while most people take vacation for a little R&R (rest and relaxation), some instead choose to attempt to thru-hike a major trail like the Appalachian Trail with their vacation time–a grueling endeavor at the total opposite end […]
It’s that time of year again!
As winter thaws the land and our spirits, many of you are looking to plan your big spring and summer adventures. And some of you are planning for something bigger–a thru-hike! But whether you’re planning for a thru-hike or not, we’ll be here to help you gear up.
It’s finally here!!! For those who know what we’re talking about, REJOICE! For those who don’t, read on…
For years backpackers have had to choose between two styles of framed backpacks for their trips—internal or external frame. The Vargo ExoTi™ 50 bridges the gap between the two types by combining a full size […]
After 14 years, 10s of 1000s sold, and a dedicated legion of users the world over, we decided it was time for a change. But how do we improve a classic? Simple. We listened. You’ve either told us or shown us what you wanted in a new Triad. We promise this updated version won’t disappoint.
The Most Versatile Mug
The BOT – 700 is a 700 ml titanium mug with a watertight titanium lid. As such, it’s a multipurpose item extraordinaire! What might you use it for? How about to:
soaking foods before cooking to reducing cooking times and fuel usage while improving taste! scooping water or foods cooking single entree meals […]
Fire starters come in a plethora of different styles, shapes, and sizes. Some create hot sparks while others generate flames. Others even use electricity to generate enough heat to cause combustion of any flammable material. However, they all have one major flaw. And to understand this flaw, we need to go back to our handy […]
Now that you’re the proud new owner of a new Para-Bottle™, we’ve found some ways for you to customize the paracord carry loop to make it unique to you. Why might you want to learn how to customize the paracord carry loop? Here are a few reasons:
Once you untie the paracord from the […]
Our ambassadors have thru-hiked and/or thru-biked over 80,000 miles. We surveyed some of them to help answer your questions and (hopefully!) provide you with some inspiration to plan your own thru-hike or thru-bike.
Meet the Ambassadors JL = Justin Lichter. Justin is the most prolific thru-hiker on this list with over 35,000 miles […]
You’ve gone ahead and done it. You either just finished school, quit your job, retired, or you’re just taking a long hiatus to go after that adventure you’ve always wanted. You’ve decided to thru-hike a long trail.
Over 20 years ago our founder decided to do the same thing and never looked […]
Building upon the popularity of the Hexagon Wood Stove and years of customer feedback, Vargo is launching a new product to increase the usefulness of its top-selling stove. The Converter Stove is an alcohol and fuel tab/gel stove that can be used alone with a windscreen or inserted into the Hexagon […]
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