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Here are our staff's outdoor goals for 2022

Here are our staff's outdoor goals for 2022

In 2022, we want you to get outside! Our staff members have set some rad outdoor-centric resolutions for the new year. Get to know them, then come visit us so we can help you prepare for your own adventure.
2022 Outlook: A Note From Our GM

2022 Outlook: A Note From Our GM

In mid-2021, we adopted a new phrase at GEAR:30: “Improve your outdoor experience.” As GEAR:30 moves into 2022, we are excited to announce a slight shift in our buying strategy focusing more on gear and less on apparel.
Our top 10 blog posts of 2021, from local ultralight packs to the best climbing routes in Ogden

Our top 10 blog posts of 2021, from local ultralight packs to the best climbing routes in Ogden

ICYMI, we rounded up our top 10 most popular blog posts of 2021. Thanks for following along with Ogden's mountain shop this year—we'll see you in 2022!
A Beginner's Guide to Backcountry Touring

A Beginner's Guide to Backcountry Touring

Backcountry skiing or splitboarding is an exciting next step for powder-chasers that crave first tracks and wild mountain air. But before you head out, there are a few things you need to know to ensure an enjoyable and safe ride in the backcountry.
Our Favorite Outdoorsy Gifts Under $100

Our Favorite Outdoorsy Gifts Under $100

We've got all the gifts you need for the skier, climber, hiker, camper, and die-hard Ogdenite on your list. From stocking stuffers to must-have gear, you won't go wrong gifting any of these best-selling items.
Gear we love: Dynafit ski touring boots

Gear we love: Dynafit ski touring boots

A ski boot that charges like it's built for full-on downhill alpine riding but tours like a lightweight uphill boot—that's the reason why Dynafit makes our favorite ski boots for the backcountry.
Nordic Valley’s operations manager on the resort’s four new trails, 24/7 uphill traffic, and $9 lift tickets

Nordic Valley’s operations manager on the resort’s four new trails, 24/7 uphill traffic, and $9 lift tickets

What's new at Nordic Valley this year? Resort Operations Manager Pascal Begin talks about the resort's 2021/22 season in our latest Q&A. 
2021/2022 Winter Buyer's Guide

2021/2022 Winter Buyer's Guide

Whether you're buying for yourself or a gift for someone on your list, this hand-picked, best-selling selection of winter hard goods and apparel won't let you down.
2021 Black Friday announcements, and a note from our GM

2021 Black Friday announcements, and a note from our GM

Navigating the pandemic has been difficult, but ongoing supply chain issues have really affected some industries more than others. Your support of small business is vital this holiday season.
Powder Mountain's marketing director talks the resort's 50th birthday, 3 acres of terrain per skier, and the Indy Pass

Powder Mountain's marketing director talks the resort's 50th birthday, 3 acres of terrain per skier, and the Indy Pass

How does the resort preserve its world-class experience? Jean-Pierre Goulet talks Powder Mountain's 2021/22 season in our latest Q&A. 
I Just Completed an 808-Mile Thru-Hike Through Sweden. Here's How It Went

I Just Completed an 808-Mile Thru-Hike Through Sweden. Here's How It Went

On September 19th, I reached Swedens northern-most point and completed my Gröna Bandet thru-hike. I'm the 3rd person from the United States to complete this route.