Q&A - Meet Bastian Cowsert, founder of 3V Gear
Get to know Bastian Cowsert and a new player in the tactical, practical, backpack market – 3V Gear.
How to Buy Hiking Boots: Q&A with Nate Porter
Gear Institute Staff
From expedition minded peak-baggers to daytrippers in search of mountain meadows, Gear Institute asked Nate Porter to share a few of his favorite tips for getting your feet in the perfect boots.
Q&A with Footwear Legend Tony Post
Topo Athletic founder Tony Post talks athletic footwear trends, minimalist running, and what it was like to work at Vibram.
Q&A with Cody Townsend: Making Belts That Don't Suck
Arcade Belts makes a line of simple, durable and flexible belts. Read our Q&A with Arcade Co-Founder, Cody Townsend.
Q&A: Ski mountaineer Christina Lustenberger on leading, not following
Christina Lustenberg discusses the lack of women in ski-mountianeering, the value of a mentor, and much more.
Q&A: Climber Ines Papert Shoots for the Moon
Climber Ines Papert talk to Gear Institute about blancing motherhood and adventure, being a role model to other women, and her dream project.
Q&A: Climber Brette Harrington Relishes the Tough Stuff
Rock climber Brette Harrington tells us about her favorite piece of outdoor gear, how she started in the sport, and who inspires her.
Q&A: Mina Leslie-Wujastyk on Fishing for Climbing Buddies
British climber Mina Leslie-Wujastyk tells us how she got started in the sport, what its like to climb with the boys, and the changing face of women in the outdoors.
Q&A: Polar Explorer Eric Larsen on His Gear and the 'Last North' Expedition
Gear Institute editors were able to pose a few questions to Eric Larsen while he and Ryan Waters waited on Ellesmere Island - before the two set out for the North Pole.
Q&A: Adventure Photographer Michael Clark on Gear, Sports & Travel
Michael Clark has traveled the world in search of the perfect action sport image. Along the way, he has also seen some beautiful places and used some outstanding gear.
Death Grip! Matt Samet on Climbing, Drugs & Survival
Gear Institute faculty member Matt Samet's book Death Grip chronicles his climbing life, as well as his near-fatal struggle with anxiety and depression
‘Hoji’ is Hot! Dynafit Signs Skier to Multi-Faceted Deal
Eric 'Hoji' Hjorleifson talks exclusively with Gear Institute about his new relationship with Dynafit.
Why I went with Salomon
Greg Hill on what his new deal with Salomon means for backcountry skiing.
Q&A: Libby Sauter’s Gear and Speed Climbing Tips
Chris Van Leuven
The Gear Institute's Chris Van Leuven talks to Libby Sauter about what gear she brings on her record-breaking climbs.