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Climbing in Greenland – Nameless Creek

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Earlier this summer Hyperlite Mountain Gear sponsored an expedition by Team Glitterbomb (that’s Lizzy Scully, Quinn Brett, Prairie Kearney and John Dickey) to climb unclaimed big walls in Greenland. HMG is amazed at what the team accomplished and proud that our ultralight backpacks and shelters helped them along the way. Read on for a post from Lizzy Scully on the expedition and Nameless Creek, the rushing waterway that featured prominently in their time in Greenland. Continue reading

Pack Lite: Oregon Coast Fatbiking

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HMG Ambassador Steve Graepel is about to leave on a fatbiking expedition on Oregon Coast. In this post, he gives us his approach to gear selection and going light when planning a multisport expedition like this one. Continue reading

I guess I’m having a kinda ok time….

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Another AT update from our friend “Patches” — putting miles of the trail behind her and carrying HMG’s Windrider Southwest . . . I LOVE New Hampshire. It’s the place I now consider home and it’s where I feel most
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How much stuff can a Hyperlite Mountain Gear Stuff Pack stuff?

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Max Neale, a Review Editor for Outdoor Gear Lab, shares how he uses HMG’s Stuff Pack. I’ve been living traveling with and living out of Hyperlite Mountain Gear “Stuff Packs” for the past six months. This started in late December
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Go Ahead Feel the Earth Beneath Your Feet

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Perhaps you’ve felt this way before. The world you live in is not the world you feel comfortable in. Cell phones, iPads, computers, and plasma TV’s begin to edge us away from our reality. Living in our world can be
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Post-PCT Echo I and II review

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Hi, my name is Dave. In September 2010 I completed a thru-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. For about 1,300 miles of the hike I used Hyperlite Mountain Gear shelters:  the Echo I Tarp and Insert for 650 miles (from
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Hiking in Finland interviews Mike St.Pierre from HMG

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http://www.hikinginfinland.com/2010/08/interview-mike-st-pierre-from-hyperlite.html Hyperlite Mountain Gear is a fairly young cottage manufacturer from the USA, with some very innovative cuben tarps and packs and a great looking and very user friendly website. I managed to get in touch with Mike, the founder
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