Temperature ratings for jackets? No. Just... no.

Lately, we’ve been fielding the same question from many of our customers: “What temperature are these jackets rated for?” We’ve been asked so many times, in fact, that we thought it made sense to write an in-depth article explaining our…

Rock/Creek River Gorge Trail Race

Rock/Creek today announces that registration opens on January 1 at 1PM Eastern for the 10.2 mile Rock/Creek River Gorge Trail Race and the Rock/Creek StumpJump 50k, both presented by Salomon. These two races are the foundation of Rock/Creek’s highly successful…

How to layer outdoor clothing

What is Layering? If you’ve spent any time in the outdoors, you’ve heard the term “layering.” If you’re new to outdoor activities, though, or maybe if you own a fleece or rain jacket but not much else in the way…

Rock/Creek Proudly Presents 28th 3 State 3 Mountain Challenge

Today, the Chattanooga Bike Club and leading outdoor retailer Rock/Creek are proud to announce Rock/Creek’s presenting sponsorship for the 2015 edition of the club’s iconic 3 State 3 Mountain Challenge. The bike ride will take place on May 2, 2015….

Rock/Creekers wear Chacos, as do many of our customers …which means we field quite a few questions about them! To answer some of the most common ones, we’ve put together this FAQ to help you choose the right pair for…

Over the past month or two, the #1 question on our site’s Q&A feature (by a wide margin) has been the following: “When will the Kavu Rope Bag be back in stock?” As of today, the following eight Spring 2015…

Horny Toad is now Toad&Co

Well, it’s official: as of a few days ago, Rock/Creek favorite Horny Toad has changed their name to Toad&Co. We eagerly await the arrival of the new Spring 2015 Toad & Co line, which should start landing in Rock/Creek stores…

The North Face is proving its commitment to the latest in outdoor apparel technology with the release of the new 2015 FuseForm jacket. Lighter in weight than the current record holder by over 15 percent, this incredible new jacket has…

Our 10 favorite articles of 2014 We’ve managed to publish quite a bit on the Rock/Creek Chronicle this year, and as the year draws to a close we thought it would be fun to take a look back at some…

Guest Post: Why Kayak Fishing?

This article comes our way via Matt Brooks, one of our kayak fishing ambassadors. I am the proud parent of two boys, a 15-year-old and a 12-year-old. Of all the aspirations of my life, being a great dad ranks as…

Salewa Ramble Wins National Geographic 2014 Gear of the Year Award

You are going to begin to hear a lot about GORE-TEX® SURROUND™ in the outdoor industry heading into 2015, as the legendary waterproof-breathable textile company rolls out its latest waterproof breathable technology for footwear companies. GORE-TEX® SURROUND™ hit the market early…