Trail mix – organic varieties only, raw, vegan, and unsulfured ingredients are also desirable.
ALOHA protein bars – organic, plant-based, paleo, low sugar.
Berghaus – U.K.-based gear and clothing company, 20-25L daypacks are good choices, and they are designed in an ergonomic and unisex style. They also come with lifetime guarantees.
Patagonia – pants, fleece outer layer, soft shell – excellent sustainable mission, synthetic fiber recycling program, environmental activism
Icebreaker – base layers – made of New Zealand merino wool, natural fibers are easily recyclable.
Marmot – outer layers – Rohnert Park, California headquartered company with good sustainable mission statement and green commitments.
Zamberlan – made in Italy by craftspeople using traditional but updated methods – leather uppers not plastic. Vibram rubber soles.
Icebreaker wool hat