Outdoor Gear Companies

This outdoor gear company list includes smaller cottage industry companies with innovative gear, larger companies with a wide range of products, as well as local outdoor retailers in Portland, Oregon.

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Small startup, ultralight, or cottage industry companies

Larger companies

  • Big Agnes – tents, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, accessories
  • Columbia Sportswear – apparel
  • Gregory – backpacks
  • GSI Outdoors – camping cookware
  • Marmot – apparel, tents, sleeping bags, backpacks
  • Mountain Hardwear – apparel, tents, backpacks, sleeping bags
  • MSR – tents, water treatment, stoves, cookware, snowshoes
  • Nemo – tents, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, pillows
  • Osprey – backpacks
  • Patagonia – apparel
  • REI Co-op – gear for hiking, camping, climbing, running, water sports
  • Sea to Summit – sleeping bags, sleeping pads, tents, pillows, cookware
  • Sierra Designs – tents, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, apparel
  • Therm-a-Rest – sleeping pads, sleeping bags, pillows, accessories

Portland, Oregon retailers

  • Next Adventure – local retailer with a full selection of new and used equipment
  • Mountain Shop – local retailer with hiking, backpacking, and snow sports gear
  • REI Co-op – Seattle-based outdoor retailer with Portland locations

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