Our Backpacking Gear

Benny Braden


Benny, aka Plug-it-in holds the record for hiking all 924 miles in the Smokies in only 43 days.   He also hiked the Long trail in Vermont (273 miles), the John Muir Trail (211 miles), and of course the Uinta Highline Trail (104 miles)  in a single summer!  You can imagine lightweight quality gear is vital for him.  Check out his list:  Benny's Gear List

Joe Valesko


Gear list coming soon.

Matt Favero


Gear list coming soon.

Steve Kaiser


Gear list coming soon

Will Wood


Will Wood, aka Redbeard completed the 2,200 mile Appalachian Trail, and most of the 2,600 mile Pacific Crest Trail.  Here's a Video of Redbeards Gear