The North Face taxi offers choice: Unexpected adventure, or a normal day?

If offered the choice between adventure & a regular cab ride, would you see for yourself what the outdoors had to offer? That’s the challenge offered up here by The North Face. They drove around New York City, picking up…

Osprey Aura AG and Atmos AG [New Video]

[Update: We’re now offering a free reservoir with any AG pack purchase, while supplies last. Click here to shop Osprey Packs with free reservoir] You’ve probably already heard about Osprey’s newest packs, the “AG” series. Some of our staff were…

5 Ways to celebrate Earth Day in Chattanooga

Today marks the 45th anniversary of the original Earth Day.  Founded on April 22nd, 1970 by Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson as a means of bringing an ecological awareness of our natural world to our daily life, Earth Day continues to…

Climbing Magazine Picks the Best New Climbing Gear for 2015

In case you missed it, Climbing magazine just released their choices for the year’s best gear. This one’s special to us because we hosted the editors here in Tennessee and showed them all the classic climbing in the Chattanooga area. Here are…

Outdoor vendor fair & tent demo added to 3 State

Rock/Creek today announces plans for an outdoor vendor fair and camping tent demo day, as well as a pint night to celebrate the 2015 3 State 3 Mountain bike ride on Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2, 2015. “We’re inviting our…

KEEN UNEEK: "Open Air Footwear"

If you’re a fan of KEEN sandals like the classic Newport, you may have seen this crazy shoe-sandal hybrid in our stores or online recently. It’s a new “open air footwear” concept from designer Rory Fuerst, Jr. and they’re called…

Collaboration and Purpose:  Rock/Creek's day in the gorge with the TRGT

In much of the world even today, and certainly for the decisive majority of our human past, this sense of other-than-human nature as something thoroughly alive and intimately interwoven with human existence is and was the mainstream perception.  A world without electric…

The Best Rain Jackets Under $199: Our Picks

Choosing a waterproof-breathable rain jacket means dealing with a bit of option paralysis — there are so many choices, and prices range from $100 to $500 (and up)! We’ve dug into individual brands before, like our Marmot rain jacket guide,…

Tennessee Wilderness Act Reintroduced in Senate

This week, Senators Lamar Alexander (R) and Bob Corker (R) introduced the Tennessee Wilderness Act, which could protect over 20,000 acres in the Cherokee National Forest. Now’s the time for the House to act! We’re following the story and have…

New spring Marmot clothing & gear is here! Men’s Outdoor Clothing Women’s Outdoor Clothing Marmot Camping Tents Marmot Sleeping Bags Marmot Down Sleeping Bags Check out our “Cheat Sheet” Marmot Rain Jackets The Rock/Creek Buyer’s Guide Back in stock, limited…