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  1. 1. Nordic Film Festival poster
  2. 2. Catalyst Communications — Outdoor Guide cover and page design Photo: ©PatitucciPhoto If You’ve Got The Guts, We’ve Got The Goods OutdOOr Guide Spring/Summer 2009 OutdOOr Guide Photo: ©PatitucciPhoto SEE INSIDE for New Products, Useful Tips and Upcoming Events SPring/SUmmer 2009 SEE INSIDE for New Products and Useful Tips Keeping You Light on Your Toes—Wherever You Go Gear to Make Mother Nature Proud Common Threads Recycling Program Recycle your worn-out Patagonia® Capilene® High Tech for the High Country GIMME SHELTER Understanding tent lingo is important to Razor-Sharp Traction Performance Baselayers, Patagonia® organic purchasing one that best fits your needs By cutting thin, lateral slices in cotton T-shirts, all Patagonia® fleece, and and expectations. 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Usually, but not curling the front of the foot downward. Be worth it. The more valuable you are, the How many cubic inches do you really need? always, single wall tents with less mesh for Venice H2 $95 easier it is for your manager to want to keep How should a pack fit? We’re here to help After a number of years performing this ritual warmth and more poles for strength. Playful meets performance. This sandal you happy. you find a pack designed just for you. from about the age of five onwards, the front Pros: Best design for high winds, cold features an open strapping system for Regardless of weather, and back of the foot would be forced together Trust is key. Be dependable and keep your the ingenious Jake’s Foot temps and heavy snows outstanding ventilation on hot summer to give the impression of small, dainty feet. keeps your canopy taut days. A streamlined, grippy outsole with company’s interest in mind. Your boss will be Cons: Can be heavier and less breathable A young woman’s marriageability and social and the tent solid by multi-directional lugs and razor siping more comfortable that your time off is a good using fly-tension leverage than three-season tents KEEN began with a moment of pure vision, with a simple design challenge: Can a standing were greatly improved by small feet. investment. provides exceptional traction control on Source: sandal protect toes? The answer was yes and the Newport was created. A moment of rocks, beaches and boardwalks. v women’s Source: pure vision, a design inspiration, a Hybrid approach. It’s amazing how one innovative sandal can lead to bigger things. After more than 40 years of innovation, it just comes naturally to The North Face. From hardcore Growing Up Walking All Over Runners Tongue in Cheek Inspired by the planet, designed for those who enjoy it. Patagonia stays true to its pledge 29,035' Mount Everest is getting higher— A chameleon’s tongue can be shot out to an alpine adventures to mellow day trips, The North Face combines ease of use with high-performance Don’t let the term “race walkers” fool you: growing 2.4 each year. Unlike worn older a world-class race walker can complete a to build the best products and do the least harm. From using recycled materials to creating extraordinary length: in some species the technology. Backpacks that self-heal and tents that practically pitch themselves are just two of the ranges, the Himalaya is a relatively marathon in sub-seven-minute miles. recyclable apparel, Patagonia offers high-quality adventure apparel with integrity. tongue is longer than its body! many innovative features The North Face offers outdoor enthusiasts. youthful, growing mountain mass. Source: Source: Source: