Editor’s note: If you haven’t heard about RootsRated yet, it’s a new outdoor recreation guide with only the best local outdoor experiences, curated by local experts. Rock/Creek has been a leader in the development of this new tool. We’d love for you to check it out. We’re also excited to introduce Fynn Glover, co-founder at […]
Patagonia sale styles are going fast — don’t miss out!
A week into our winter Patagonia clearance, popular styles are going fast (or are already gone!) and we thought this would be a good opportunity to provide an update and highlight some great deals that do remain. The women’s Patagonia Pelage Jacket was one of our best-sellers this winter and last winter, as well; […]
R/C to host info session for Ultimate Hike, a 28.3 mile hike to benefit cancer research
Rock/Creek is hosting one of the information sessions for the Ultimate Hike 2012, a fundraiser that benefits CureSearch for children’s cancer. Interested parties may sign up at the information session on July 17 at Outdoor Chattanooga, or the session on July 18 at Rock/Creek. This year, the Ultimate Hike will take place on October 13, […]
Thru-hikers and fastpackers take notice: the Salomon Synapse hiking shoe is here!
After a long winter of anticipation, it’s finally here: the Salomon Synapse hiking shoes are now available at Rock/Creek! If you’re planning a thru hike of the Appalachian Trail in 2012, this is probably the best footwear option available for you, and it’s arrived in time for you to pick up a pair before hitting […]
12 Super Foods: making good nutritional choices
The following article was written for our blog by Rock/Creek Race Team member Tom Sell. Enjoy! ~The Editor — Nutrition is often overlooked by people who train for athletics. Wise nutritional choices will make your body perform better, faster, stronger and longer. Everyone can step up their game by just carefully reflecting on what they […]
New video available for the Rock/Creek Upchuck 50k
Andrew Kornylak’s video for our cult-classic Upchuck 50k trail race is a departure from the other pieces he’s done for the Rock/Creek Trail Series. Instead of colorful, fast-paced race footage, this film is entirely black-and-white, featuring interviews with Race Team members and sparse music interspersed with beautiful photography by Andrew Kornylak and Jake Wheeler. Funny, […]