We’ve all dreamed of summiting a peak in our life, whether figuratively or literally. There’s a reason why climbing mountains is one of the most common metaphors for overcoming challenges and doing something hard. Here at Outdoor Vitals, we encourage everyone to keep trying to summit their peaks, both the physical and metaphorical. But there are a few things you should know before attempting to summit an actual peak.
The secret to happiness? Simplify. Living Ultralight is not only creating lightweight, premium gear, but it's also about reducing the number of material things we own to make space and time for more outdoor adventures. Less is more when we purchase with intention. Quality over quantity. Additional material things make planning and preparing for trips long and stressful, but when we can understand and live by the motto "Living Ultralight", then we can make time for the adventures that matter most.
Taking care of your gear is like taking care of your teeth: if you do a good job, you'll save tons of money, and have something you can rely on to do what it's supposed to. This article will go over how to keep your gear in good condition so you don't have to replace it as often, and can always rely on it.
Down is light, compressible, and warm. Synthetic insulates even when wet. Can't we have both? Outdoor Vitals says YES with our new LoftTek insulation! Learn about what it is and how it works, with a sneak peak into some products we will insulate with LoftTek.