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Diary from Coast 2 Coast Sweden part 1

Diary from Coast 2 Coast Sweden part 1
5/16/17 - Other than a 1 hour delay, my luggage and I arrived in Sweden intact (even though I flew United Airlines!!!). I took the ‘important ite...

Coast 2 Coast Sweden

Coast 2 Coast Sweden
This month, LightHeart Gear founder Judy Gross will be taking on the Coast2Coast hike across Sweden, and we can’t wait to hear all about the adven...

Managing Food and Mail Drops on the Trail

Managing Food and Mail Drops on the Trail
Judy Hiking the Colorado Trail First and foremost, I am very fortunate to have a wonderful husband who manages my food and mail d...

What to Pack Day hiking in Winter

Timothy James Photo This blog post is not meant to be an end all of how to prepare for a winter hike. Winter hiking in the south – ...

Dental Floss – Myth-buster Edition

Dental Floss – Myth-buster Edition
Hiking Repair Kit - use Nymo not dental floss Contrary to popular belief, dental floss is NOT a good choice to use as thread to r...

Outdoor Gear Builders 2016 Holiday Gift Guide!

OGB of WNC Gear Guide The holidays are quickly approaching, and you've been too busy riding/climbing/biking/hiking/camping to go sho...

Repairing Damaged Window Netting in your Tent

Repairing Damaged Window Netting in your Tent
I consider the inside of my LightHeart Gear tent my “Mosquito Free Zone”. Any hole or tear in the netting voids that space. The last ...

Behind the Scenes of LightHeart Gear

Behind the Scenes of LightHeart Gear
Judy Gross, owner of LightHeart Gear, cutting fabric for a custom project. We are proud to say we are Made in America! In fact, all ...

Repairing a Damaged Tent

Repairing a Damaged Tent
What to do when your tent tears The worst situation is to be inside a tent during a downpour and finding out you have a small hole in...

Colorado Trail Part 4

Colorado Trail Part 4
Colorado Trail Part 4

Colorado Trail Part 3

Colorado Trail Part 3
Colorado Trail Part 3

Colorado Trail Part 2

Colorado Trail Part 2
Colorado Trail Part 2