Helping humans get into the wilderness and reconnect with themselves, with one another, and with nature.

We have been donating 100% of our proFIts to social and environmental causes since we started 7 years ago.


Learn the trade in four new Academy Programs

Gear over Beer

Minimalist Backpacking Intro Workshop

smarter backpacking, over beer, at our gear workshop in Berkeley, CA

Backpacking 2.0

backpack smarter, lighter, easier, and mindfully

Monthly Course Including 3 core modules: Destination, Gear, Food+Logistics


Guided Adventures

Free guided 2-4 day In-field wilderness training experiences

(for course graduates)


Backpacking Tribe

Free monthly Q&A, exclusive adventures, premium gear library

(for course graduates)