Marmot Mountain is dedicated to the hiking and backpacking community focused on outdoors news, adventure travel tips, ultralight backpacking gear, trail journals and reviews.

Our basic mission is to develop an entertaining and knowledgeable community of hikers, backpackers and adventurous individuals.

Features coming soon:

  • Discussion forums
  • Online packing list tool complete with pack weight reduction tips (it’ll suggest lighter versions, if any, of the types of gear you enter).
  • Complete “Backpacking for Beginners” section
  • Flash-based trail recipe tool and menu planner
  • Discount new and used gear store
  • Guest post submissions (so I’m not the only one writing this stuff )
  • Much, much more…