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January 28, 2021
Why Does CBD Belong on Your Outdoor Gear List? premium
Kelty CBD Products help you go farther, higher, and faster…to dance harder, to bounce back, to think less and do more. What is CBD? You’ve probably at least heard of the stuff, but let’s start with the basics. CBD (cannabinoid) is a naturally occurring compound in Cannabis plants…yes, Cannabis. But let’s not confuse it with […]
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Pro Tips: How (and When) to Clean Your Sleeping Bag premium
We’re all about getting funky. But sometimes we like to leave the actual funk at home. Have you ever washed your sleeping bag? What about cleaning it out in the backcountry? It’s a new year, a new season, and it’s time for a fresh feel (and smell). Check out our pro tips on how to […]
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December 9, 2020
DARK STARS: 4 STELLAR SPOTS FOR STARGAZING + WHAT TO BRING premium
We’re coming up on the shortest day of the year, and it can be easy to forget that natural beauty doesn’t end at sundown. The International Dark Sky Places (ISDP) designation is a 20-year-old global program that protects low-light-pollution places around the world so that regular folks like us can get a really good look […]
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Kelty’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide premium
What do you give someone in 2020? A reason to leave the house (and maybe hand sanitizer). From backyard shenanigans to backcountry camping, let’s take our holidays outside and give the gift of adventure. Check out our Holiday Gift Guide for this season’s must-haves, pro tips, and more.   COYOTE 65 & WOMEN’S COYOTE 60: […]
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Kelty’s 9 TIPS FOR FIRST-TIME BACKPACKERS premium
So. You tried your hand at car camping, and you feel like it went pretty well. Tent set-up? Only two pieces left over! Day hikes? Just three blisters in a six-person crew! Meal planning? Beer is food, right? But now you’re kind of wondering: what would it be like to ACTUALLY commune with Mother Nature, […]
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5 SANITY-SAVING TIPS FOR STORING CAMPING GEAR premium
Unfortunately for most of us here at Kelty HQ, the average human dwelling was not exactly built with tons of extra storage space. On the upside: our species’ collective need for storage has inspired magical places like the Container Store and Shed Warehouse (yep, it’s a thing) to help us wrangle the mountains of clutter […]
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5 THINGS TO TRY INSTEAD OF WAITING IN A LIFT LINE THIS WINTER premium
There’s nothing like a gnarly lift line to put the kibosh on a bluebird ski day. Now, we all have that friend who would hock a kidney for a perfect powder day, crowds or not. But if that’s not you, there are LOTS of ways to enjoy that chilly white stuff without making an advance […]
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7 SUSTAINABLE LIVING TIPS TO PROTECT THE PLANET: CAMPING EDITION premium
Hiya happy campers! It’s a new year—a brand-new decade, even. So, although our New Year’s resolutions don’t typically go a whole lot further than “play more,” your friends at Kelty would like to step onto the Sincerity Bus for a hot second. Because let’s be honest: the Built for Play lifestyle we’re all dedicated to pursuing would be a lot […]
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September 6, 2017
Destination: Yellowstone premium
Few national parks conjure up the mental images that Yellowstone does. Geysers, grizzlies—it’s a wild place. A wild place we absolutely love for that matter. Below are a few of our favorite outings and spots to explore when in Yellowstone. Artist Point to Sublime Point Artist Point is one of the most popular destinations in […]
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August 14, 2017
Destination Maine: Acadia National Park premium
Don’t forget about Maine. That’s something we’ll always remind ourselves from this point forward. Acadia National Park had everything we could have asked for in a trip to a new national park. You name it, Acadia’s got it. Below you’ll find some highly recommended spots we suggest you check out! Ship Harbor Trail The Ship Harbor […]
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June 5, 2017
Get in the Know – Great Smoky Mountains National Park premium
There’s way more than country music, Elvis impersonators, and BBQ in Tennessee – the state happens to house one of the best national parks in the country, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The ‘Smokies’ offer up some epic vistas, thick forests, brilliant fall colors, stunning waterfalls, and an abundance of wildlife—perfect for you next family […]
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May 7, 2017
Know Before You Go: Solo Backpacking Safety premium
Jordan Fisher – Outdoor Women’s Alliance Women who head into the backcountry alone hear the gamut of doubt from outsiders. Although solo backpacking has recently gained traction in the mainstream, it can be hard to escape comments that their solo sojourns are unwise. Solo travel is empowering. As outdoor women, backpacking solo is one of […]
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