New Harness for my Gossamer Gear Gorilla

You may recall that several weeks ago I returned my beloved Gossamer Gear Gorilla ultralight backpack to GGHQ for some rather radical harness modifications. Well now it’s back, updated with an entirely new harness, and better than ever. Recap: During my recent trip to Mt. Whitney, I encountered some significant discomfort from the straps of […]

Custom Strap Alterations For Gorilla Pack

If you read the post about my recent trip to Mt Whitney, you may recall that I had a few problems with the width of the shoulder straps on my Gossamer Gear Gorilla Ultralight backpack. Even though I’ve used my Gorilla pack for numerous other multi-day backpacking trips, this time the straps really rubbed me […]

Ceramic Coated Ti Stake Prototypes

I’ve recently been field testing some prototype 6-inch, high-visibility 6g (0.2oz) titanium tent stakes manufactured by Gossamer Gear. These stakes are a new (unreleased) version of their popular Tite-Lite titanium tent stakes, with one major difference – they have a bright yellow, high-visibility ceramic coating. If you’ve ever lost one or more of your tent […]