Category Climbing

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Remembering Doug Tompkins (1943-2015)

In memory of Doug Tompkins

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Stories Shared – Being Active with a Reactive Dog

Laura Patton, of the Silas the Sprinter duo, shares the challenges, lessons and rewards of living on the road with Star.  About a year and a half after adopting my first dog, Titan, I went to the shelter to find him a buddy. Titan had adapted perfectly to my active lifestyle. He loved coming along […]

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The Desert with Your Dog – Tips From Backcountry Treks on Enjoying Moab With Your Dog

Cally, Tyson and Hank of BCTreks.com recently wrapped up a road trip to Moab, UT to explore the wild canyon lands, arches and trails that Southern Utah has to offer. They learned a few things along the way about how and where they could adventure with their canine companion and were graciously willing to share […]

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Remembering Dean Potter

A remembrance is the type of post that you hope to never have to write. Yet, as a member of the outdoor community, you know all too well, that accidents happen in the mountains. Last Saturday, May 16th, Ruffwear lost a friend and Ambassador – Dean Potter. Dean and his flying partner that day, Graham […]

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Charlie in the San Juans, Colorado – Climbing Redcloud Peak (14,034 ft)

Here’s a great tale from the trail! James Rogers of Denver, CO recently shared this hiking story of climbing Redcloud Peak with Charlie the German Short Haired Pointer. Redcloud Peak, located in the San Juan Mountains, is one of Colorado’s fifty three peaks over fourteen thousand feet. We hope you enjoy this tale and photos […]

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Share Your Favorite Dog-Friendly Places To Go Hiking, Camping, Backpacking, or Paddling

Do you know of a great dog-friendly camping spot, hiking trail or river run? Through Zeemaps, we have created an interactive map that allows you to share your favorite spots with the rest of the Ruffwear Pack and learn from others where they like to recreate. Click on this map to check out hiking, camping, […]

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Whitney “ALLGOOD” LaRuffa & Karluk – Winter Wanderings

With the spat of spring like weather in Februrary and the schizophrenic weather of March and April here in the cascades, Karluk and I have been varying our activities and making the most of what mother nature has dished out. We have been enjoying the snow, visited the gorge, and started our weekday hiking workouts […]

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