The Mountain of Big Shoulders

September 5th, 2014 | No Comments »
The Mountain of Big Shoulders

Carl Sandburg’s ”Chicago” is one of the best known works of 20th century American literature. Included in countless anthologies, this poem made famous the description of Chicago as “City of the Big Shoulders,” celebrating its role at the time as the industrial capital of the United States. If the great poet were alive today and travelled [...]

2014 Gear Highlights

August 1st, 2014 | No Comments »
2014 Gear Highlights

Patagonia Ascensionist Pack The Patagonia Ascensionist Pack 25L is engineered for the vertical athlete. Climbers and canyoneers will welcome design features: Asymmetrical spindrift collar opens wide for easy packing; drawcord simultaneously cinches collar and closes lid for a secure seal. Adjustable ice axe loops offer a multitude of carry options. Daisy chains on front and [...]