Allied Feather & Down is the world’s leader in the manufacture of the highest quality downs and their blends. Founded in Vernon, Calif. in 1987, Allied has been responsibly sourcing and sustainably processing down while driving innovation within the market for over 25 years.
The California Coast Classic Bike Tour is a scenic bike ride that takes place over 8 days and covers 525 miles along the coast on Highway 1. The Tour starts in the heart of San Francisco and ends on the iconic strand of Los Angeles. The “CCC”, as it is affectionately known, is a full-service ride which provides the framework for one of the most incredible experiences of a lifetime. We welcome beginners to experienced cyclists to enjoy the coastline’s famous wineries, lighthouses and beaches.
Atlas’ Dedication to the winter journey motivates Atlas to deliver the most technically advanced, high performance snowshoes available today. Atlas brought snowshoeing into the modern age by developing Spring-Loaded™ Suspension, the first snowshoe innovation in more than 40 years.
AVEX® thermal mugs and hydration bottles are designed specifically for sport and outdoor enthusiasts. Many feature the revolutionary AUTOSEAL® patented technology – a press-to-sip, release-to-seal button that automatically seals between sips – while others offer the patent-pending AUTOSPOUT® technology – a press-to-release button that opens a drinking spout.
Backcountry.com is the largest online specialty retailer of premium outdoor gear for one simple reason – we get it. Through the quality and breadth of our products, the ease of use of our site, the knowledge and empowered service of our Gearheads, the lightning speed of our fulfillment, and the shared gear knowledge of our community, we enable our customer’s passions because we share them. With seven specialty stores: backcountry.com, dogfunk.com, Competitive Cyclist, SteepandCheap.com, WhiskeyMilitia.com, chainlove.com, and MotoSport.com, we ensure we always have the gear to fuel your next adventure.
Backcountry Access (BCA) is a leading manufacturer of snow-safety equipment, based in Boulder, Colo. Best known for revolutionizing the snow-safety industry with the Tracker DTS—the world’s first digital avalanche beacon—BCA has most recently pioneered the growing backcountry market with the introduction of its popular Float airbag line.
Balega is the number one selling sock brand in the American run specialty market, a designer and manufacturer of technical performance socks. Crafted for a superior fit and unbelievable comfort, Balega is committed to the technical excellence, quality and performance offered in Balega socks.
BioLogic designs and manufactures gear for cycling and urban mobility. BioLogic gear is distinguished by technical innovation and its most recent products transform an Apple iPhone into a powerful cycling computer.
Brooks-Range Mountaineering Equipment Co. offers an innovative, top-quality selection of backcountry and outdoor equipment, gear and tools for professional guides, recreational travelers and users alike for a safe and enjoyable mountain experience.
Club Ride was created in 2008 when founder Mike Herlinger had an epiphany while mountain biking: Design casual-performance cycling clothes that are highly functional on and off the bike. Based in Ketchum, Idaho, the company strives to provide innovative designs that are comfortable, functional and stylish. Ride Daily™
Confluence Outdoor is the result of blending eight unique watersports brands, the Confluence family of products is well suited to outfit all paddling enthusiasts.
The Conservation Alliance’s mission is to engage outdoor businesses to help protect and conserve threatened wild places for their habitat and recreation values.
Diamondback Bicycles Born in Camarillo, Calif., in 1978 and today based in Kent, Wash., Diamondback designs and builds performance bicycles for every rider at every level.
FALKE International Fourth generation family owned German business, where luxury and performance is a way of life now available in the US market. From luxury legwear to the bodymapping Ergonomic Sport System, quality is a given and performance is unsurpassed. FALKE is committed to deliver the ultimate in technology and technical excellence.
Far From Home is an independent documentary that will retrace the journey of Brolin Mawejje, from his childhood in Uganda, to his struggles in America, while documenting his road to the Olympics and medical school. Brolin’s story holds the power to change lives as it is an embodiment of what so many of us strive to find, our true potential.
Full Tilt Inspired by over two decades of consumer demand, Full Tilt was founded in 2006 with a mission to bring back to life the ski industries ORIGINAL 3-PIECE ski boot design.
Based in Vancouver, B.C., G3 Genuine Guide Gear is manufacturer of industry-leading gear for backcountry skiing. It has been making avalanche safety equipment since 1995. The G3 product line includes skis, alpine-touring and telemark ski bindings, climbing skins, avalanche shovels, probes and other ski accessories.
goTenna is a small, rugged device designed to make “No Service” no problem. Just pair your smartphone with a goTenna and communicate off-grid with those near you who also have goTenna, anywhere on the planet, regardless of access to cell reception or wi-fi. goTenna allows you to send and receive texts and share GPS locations on beautiful offline maps, without ever relying on central connectivity. Depend on it in all kinds of situations: when hiking in remote areas, traveling, attending music or sporting events or during an emergency. Plus, because goTenna is end-to-end encrypted, it’s not just for when you’re off-grid, but when you want to be.
Howler Brothers crafts limited run, high-quality clothing and goods that draw inspiration from the style and tradition of surfing and coastal sports, clothes you might wear when you’re hearing howler monkeys from your hut after a day well spent—a reminder that you’re in a good place, doing something you love—or clothes to wear when you’re wishing you were. Above all, Howler Bros. believes in doing things the honest and pure way, which is not usually the easy way. Every garment and accessory is crafted with functionality and attention to detail at the forefront. Put their products to the test. Heed the Call. For more info about Howler Bros., visit: HowlerBros.com.
Ibex is a designer of year-round merino wool and organic cotton outdoor clothing and cycling apparel, founded in the belief of the superior natural performance and properties of wool.
Seeking fun through innovation since 1962, K2’s all-mountain philosophy and technological advancements continue to lead the ski industry. Whether in the park and pipe, on resort groomers or deep in the backcountry, K2 is all about having fun while skiing the entire mountain. The brand’s progressive ingenuity and comprehensive approach to maximizing skiers’ experiences and performance in any condition is evident throughout its collection of award-winning products that not only include skis, but also ski boots, helmets, goggles and backcountry safety tools. For more information on K2’s latest ski products, dealers and team activities, visit K2skis.com.
K2 Snowboarding Born in the Pacific Northwest in the shadow of the Cascade Mountains, K2 Snowboarding was raised in the backcountry of Mount Baker. From the beginning, the goal has been to create original concepts and technology that drives the progression of snowboarding.
Katadyn offers a wide variety of water filtration and purification products suitable for any need. This allows outdoor enthusiasts and travelers to take along products for making their own drinking water when preparing their trips.
Inspired by a love of the outdoors, KEEN Inc., manufacturer of hybrid outdoor and casual products, including footwear, clothing, and accessories, is dedicated to creating quality products that support the lifestyles and outdoor adventures of active people around the world. KEEN products can be found online and through more than 5,000 retail locations in more than 60 countries, as well as in KEEN Garage retail stores in the U.S., Europe, and Asia, where fans can enjoy the branded experience. The company operations and culture reflect a stand-out commitment to building a strong community and a healthier planet so that all can create, play, and care.
We are about craft. About style. And about function. We believe that anything worth doing is worth doing with the best of what’s available. We believe anything out there can be made better, including our stuff. We’re obsessive and driven. It shows in how we build our bikes, how we ride, and how we make these clothes. – See more at: http://kitsbow.com/about-us/#sthash.SRLu2O1f.dpuf
Lapierre Bicycles was founded in 1946 in Dijon, France by cycling enthusiast Gaston Lapierre. Over the decades, with a rich culture and the highest standards for performance, the family-infused, iconic French bicycle brand became a fixture in the sport of cycling. In January 2014, Lapierre’s elite road and mountain bikes, born in France, became available at independent bicycle dealers throughout North America. Lapierre bicycles are tested, raced and proven by world-class champion road cyclists. Lapierre sponsors Team FDJ.fr and Team Lapierre Gravity Republic.
Line was founded in 1995 with a mission to grow and rejuvenate skiing by building innovative, high performance, athlete driven ski products that support the next generation of skiers pushing the sport. In summary, we’re awesome, because we make skiing more awesomer.
Attention to detail has defined Madshus skis for over 100 years. From the bare hands construction in the beginning to today’s finely-tuned production process, our dedication to selecting the highest quality materials and producing the finest skis has never wavered.
Metolius has been innovating rock climbing gear since the company’s founding in 1983, and offers some of the best and leading gear and equipment for the toughest rock climbing challenges.
The award-winning MIO Alpha is the world’s first heart rate sport watch without a chest strap that provides continuous, accurate heart rate monitoring at performance levels. MIO, based out of Vancouver, Canada is a global brand and pioneer in fitness health and fitness technology, developing innovative, easy-to-use products that make heart rate training accessible for all athletes. MIO’s line of heart rate watches and bands connect via Bluetooth® Smart to apps and fitness devices.
Nikwax manufactures high-quality cleaning and waterproofing products, prolonging the life and enhancing the performance of clothing, footwear and equipment.
Outdoor Research® is Designed by Adventure®. We provide Innovation and Inspiration for the Relentless Adventurer. Based in Seattle – with in-house manufacturing and prototyping capabilities at our company headquarters – Outdoor Research was founded in 1981 after a failed piece of gear on an Alaskan climbing expedition inspired ideas for a better design.
PeopleForBikes is the movement to make riding better for everyone. By collaborating with millions of individual riders, businesses, community leaders, and elected officials, we’re uniting people to create a powerful, united voice for bicycling and its benefits. Our goal is to make every bike ride better, whether that ride takes you on trails, down to the grocery store, or all the way across town. Why? Because when people ride bikes, great things happen for our bodies and our minds, and our local and global communities.
At Princeton Tec, we’ve been pioneering new technologies and building lights for four decades. And yes, you could say it’s been quite a ride. In our pursuit to be the world’s best, we’ve travelled the earth by ocean, by air, by bike and by foot. We’ve consulted great athletes, scaled mountains, traversed the poles, touched the ocean floors and rolled two wheels on every continent. We are constantly inspired by what our ever evolving environments have to offer and the human spirit that challenges us to tackle them. This spirit, our spirit, motivates us to push technology and design, so that we can ensure that you have, not only the best lighting solutions, but solutions where technology is applied and the performance makes sense for how you use them.
Raleigh Bicycles offers a broad spectrum of bicycles including road, mountain, cyclocross, and commuter for all ages and abilities. Raleigh focuses on supporting the commuter, the family and local cycling, and partners with numerous non-profits around the U.S. each year to help grow the sport, including Ride2Recovery. Raleigh also sponsors Raleigh UK and Raleigh/Clement competitive cycling teams.
Reynolds Cycling is situated at the base of Utah’s majestic Wasatch Mountains, a land of epic beauty that provides both inspiration and an ideal proving ground for new, innovative bicycle wheels. We test our road wheels on the same steep and winding mountain byways that play host to internationally contested UCI races, and the limitless miles of high-country trails are the perfect setting for validating our mountain bike wheels. It is with this backdrop that we have built the Reynolds Composite Studio whose sole focus is engineering the strongest, lightest and fastest premium wheels for road, triathlon, mountain bike and any other biking discipline in which top performance is the dedicated goal. Ride Hard. Ride the Best. Ride Reynolds. For more information, visit reynoldscycling.com.
Ride Snowboards Founded in 1992 in Redmond, Wash., Ride Snowboards hit the market with a vision — to create a snowboard company on the basis of uncompromised fun. Now based in Seattle, Ride continues to stay true to its original goals 20 years later.
Rottefella has focused on ski bindings, and only ski bindings, since 1927. Based in Norway, Rottefella crafts superior bindings for Nordic and Telemark skiing.
SCARPA North America Founded in 1938, SCARPA is the only company in the world that builds performance footwear for the full range of mountain sports – skiing to mountaineering, rock climbing to backpacking, trail running to hiking.
SkiTrab Founded when Giacomo Trabucchi built his first solid wooden skis in 1946, Ski Trab is based in Bormio, Italy, a renowned skiing resort, where it designs, develops, manufactures and tests all its skis.
Telluride Venture Accelerator exists to create a stronger Telluride community through the promotion and support of philanthropy. It is a nonprofit, apolitical community foundation that provides year-round support for local organizations involved in arts, education, athletics, charitable causes, land conservation and other community-based efforts through technical assistance, education and grant making.
Tern is dedicated to the goal of sustainable transportation and designs and manufactures bicycles for urban transport. The company has corporate offices in Taiwan, the United States, China, Finland, and the United Kingdom. Tern donates at least 1% of net profits every year to social and environmental causes.
TransRockies Events properties range from mountain bike events to trail running races, outdoor symphonies to gala dinners. We take great pride in providing a second-to-none experience for our participants and a rewarding and seamless partnership with our clients. The team at TransRockies Events strives to build lasting and successful events with services that cover event creation through execution and analysis.
Tubbs Snowshoes is a leading manufacturer of lightweight, versatile snowshoes for men, women and children with patented binding and crampon systems that simplify and enhance performance for backcountry exploration, day hiking, and trail walking.
Boulder-based Upslope Brewing Company is the creator of premium, filtered ale that is artfully crafted to compliment the outdoor lifestyle. Upslope beer is made with natural ingredients, including snowmelt. The four pillar beers include: Pale Ale, Craft Lager, India Pale Ale, and Brown Ale.
Zoot Sports is 100% focused on providing the athlete with the ultimate in performance apparel, wetzoots, footwear and accessories.