SmartWool

SmartWool is a company founded by New England ski instructors Peter and Patty Duke in Steamboat Springs, Colorado in 1994 and acquired by the Timberland Company in 2005. The company makes eponymous products primarily from treated merino wool. SmartWool claims that...

Terramar

With a long history of 41 years, manufacturing silk products at its foundation, Terramar has quickly become a world leader in pioneering products that combine natural textiles with the highest performing technical fabrics available. Today, Terramar Sports Performance...

Trespass

Trespass is a privately owned sportswear brand with our headquarters located in Glasgow, Scotland…an excellent place to test what we create, don’t you think? Our company was first established in 1938 as a manufacturer of work wear and outerwear. The Trespass brand...

Turtle Fur

Turtle Fur was founded over 30 years ago at the base of Mount Mansfield in the heart of the Green Mountains of Vermont, USA, where our family of Turtles lovingly crafted softness and warmth to fend off the foes of winter.  Our Turtles are inspired to design unique,...

Outdoor Research

In 1980, Ron Gregg, a physicist and dedicated mountaineer, found himself on Alaska’s Denali in a perilous situation. His climbing partner had suffered extreme frostbite due in part to poorly designed gaiters. Snow had been pushed between gaiter and boot,...

The North Face

We are named for the coldest, most unforgiving side of a mountain. We have helped explorers reach the most unfathomable heights of the Himalayas. But The North Face® legend begins, ironically, on a beach. More precisely, San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood,...

Mountain Khakis

“Inside us all exists an adventurous soul – a wild heart that is called from nature to live authentically and free from modern society.  For many outdoor and mountain enthusiasts pure freedom and rugged adventure has become a way of life.  Mountain Khakis...

Misty Mountain

Misty Mountain Threadworks was founded on the belief that it could make the finest climbing harnesses in the world, and that this could be accomplished in a manner that was respectful of all involved – customers, employees, vendor partners and owners alike....

Minus 33

Minus33 was started with the foundation of providing high quality, warm, garments to the active and Outdoor community. Minus33, part of L. W. Packard a well established wool fabric manufacturing company, has been in business since 1916, with headquarters located in...

Marmot

In April 1971, University of California Santa Cruz students Eric Reynolds and Dave Huntley were in Alaska on the Juneau Icefields on a school project in Glaciology. It was here on the glacier, amongst these students, that the idea of a Marmot club began. To become a...

Kavu

Founded in the Pacific Northwest in 1993, KAVU has been around. We figure that if you’re going to do something for 20+ years you better love it. Fortunately, we do.

Fits

Knitting socks in Niota, TN since 1902, Crescent Sock Co. endured the ups and downs that shaped the character of America’s people and her textiles industry. Today the company produces socks under its own FITS™ name in the oldest operating hosiery mill in the U.S. –...

Darn Tough

Over 30 years ago our family opened a mill and began making socks in Northfield, Vermont.  Frigid winters and humid summers taught us that all socks are not created equally. Living in the most unforgiving climate in the lower 48, our socks had to be tough and of...

Buff

It all began in 1991 on a bike.  Original Buff® Headwear was developed by Joan Rojas, a textile manufacturer, who struck gold one day while riding his motorcycle on the desolate Catalan roads of Spain. An avid biker since the 1970’s, Rojas found that while he was out...

Bison Designs

Bison Designs was established by Brian Kelleghanin 1987  to produce belts manufactured from climbing webbing.  We originated the process by which  patterns could be woven into webbing for more unique styles, and continue using this process today, manufacturing all of...

Arctix

Built specifically for the value priced market by the industry leaders, our bottoms are designed to sell themselves.