Gear School 2009

Tent leak like a sieve? Boots stink like a compost pile? Don't worry. Class is now in session. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, this in your one-stop, do-it-all user's guide.


Learn how to fix snagging zippers, re-waterproof material, deal with frayed fabric, and more.


Mend a broken poll, fix leaky seams, and get rid of that musty smell.


Soaked, scuffed, and beat up? We'll show you how to get your trusty footwear back to trail-ready.


Save your down, seal up tears, and get ready for wet weather with the all-inclusive guide.


From sleeping pads to trekking poles, we'll have you good to go in no time.