Gear for Her: Hiking

Smart hikers in Summit County don’t leave the trailhead without packing all of the essentials: plenty of water, extra food, a rain-shedding shell, locator beacon, and an emergency bivouac for hunkering overnight. The stylish ones carry all that and look good, too.

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Arcteryx Mai Tai Beta LT jacket, $499   Icebreaker Tech T Lite $65  Ultralite Quicktent, $189.95  Osprey Rev 6 hydration pack, $100  The Colorado 14ers, $22.95  The Summit Hiker, $19.95  Spot Satellite Personal Tracker, $99  Kate’s Tiki and Stash trail bars, $2.79  Four Vision Colorado socks, $15.99 10 Salewa Wild Fire Gore-Tex shoe, $159  11 Mountain Equipment El Chorro Capri, $100  12 Black Diamond Ultra Mountain trekking poles, $139.95

Image: Brent Bingham

Store Directory

1-5, 7-11

Mountain Outfitters
112 S Ridge St., Breckenridge
970-453-2201
mtnoutfitters.com

6,12

Patagonia
303 S Main St., Breckenridge
970-547-4447
patagonia.com

Gear for Him: Biking

Whether  you’re tackling Boreas Pass or the Pump Track at Frisco’s Adventure Park, the street-smart off-road cyclist goes shopping. From cranks and wheels and computers and DIY energy bars to a shock absorber for your noggin, we’ve got you covered.

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Club Ride UPF 30 shirt, $89.95  POC Trabec Race helmet with Multi-Impact Protection System, $230  Unabomber glove, $49.95  Summit Vail trail map, $11.99 Crankbrothers Candy pedals, $119.95  SRAM 1x11 crank set and cassette, $710  World Champ diamond socks, available at panachecyclewear.com, $15  Feed Zone Portables energy bar cookbook, $24.95  Specialized Pro XC shoes, $274.95    10 Enve 27.5-inch carbon fiber mountain wheels, $2,750  11 Specialized Enduro Sport shorts, $71.95  12 Skratch Labs exercise hydration mix, $19.99  13 Garmin Edge touchscreen GPS-enabled bike computer, $399.99

Image: Brent Bingham

Store Directory

1-5, 8-9, 11-13

Wilderness Sports
400 Main St., Frisco
970-668-8804
wildernesssports.com

6, 10

Mountain Pedaler
161 Main St., Minturn
970-827-5522
mountainpedaler.com
 

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