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Bob Swanson Memorial Exploration Grant

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This grant was created by the owners and staff of Big Agnes in honor of our colleague Bob Swanson who passed away in 2016. Few in the outdoor industry today know of Bob Swanson or his contributions. He co-founded Sierra Designs, founded Walrus tents, then …

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Grand Traverse 2017

Essays From the Field

“If you want to go fast go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” – African proverb

Relatively speaking, forty miles isn’t that far. You can get there by car in no time at all, a road bike will get you there in about two hours, and a …

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