Thursday, March 6, 2014

Granite Gear Supports Polar Explorer Eric Larsen in North Pole Expedition

Beginning this month, Granite Gear will support Eric Larsen and team member Ryan Waters in their feat to traverse across the Arctic Ocean from Northern Ellesmere Island to geographic North Pole – an expedition dubbed Last North. Granite Gear will outfit the team with technical packs and travel gear they need to cover the nearly 500-mile distance in less than 49 days. If they accomplish this goal, they would break the current expedition speed record set by a Norwegian team in 2006.
Read more here.


Wednesday, March 5, 2014

ESPN W Review of the Granite Gear Athabasca 24

ESPN W says "Perfect for day hiking, fast packing, or biking, the Athabasca can hold up to 30 pounds, offering a bit more substantial pack. With a built-in hydration compatible sleeve, this pack allows you to utilize a reservoir of your choice. Also including twin power-mesh side pockets for additional water bottles and 24-liter capacity, you'll be able to fit everything you need for a day out on the trails."
Check out the review here.

Monday, March 3, 2014

GG's Superior in SGB Weekly

The Superior, the largest pack in our Back-to-School collection, made its way into SGB Weekly. Check out the feature here.

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Review of the Granite Gear Kahiltna 29 Daypack by Wanderlust & Lipstick

This pack is named for the Kahiltna Glacier, which at 44 miles, is the longest glacier in the Alaska Range. All in all the Kahiltna 29 is a competently designed, well constructed daypack that will do exactly what a daypack should.
Read the full review here.