So you are climbing a mountain in extreme conditions do you want cheap made imports made by the cheapest subcontractor? Wouldn’t you rather have gear made by a company that chose quality control and integrity over quick products. The companies on this page are dedicated to making their products in the United States.
Apocalypse Design – Rugged outdoor gear for Alaskan Conditions, designed and made by Alaskans in Fairbanks, Alaska. Deep in the Alaska Range, southwest from Mount McKinley, stands The Apocalypse. This jagged 9,000 foot peak caught mountaineer Dick Flaharty’s eye during a winter expedition in these isolated Revelation Mountains. When Dick founded his custom outdoor gear and expedition clothing company in 1983, he named it Apocalypse Design after this formidable, untamed peak. The peak remained unclimbed for three decades, until Alaskan alpinists Clint Helander and Jason Stuckey summited Apocalypse in April 2013 by a bold route they named “A Cold Day […]
Started in 1985 MAXIT introduced the first versatile headwear, the HEADGATOR 6-in-1. By 1987 MAXIT was the first company to introduce high tech moisture wicking base layers to the NFL. Proven on the football field, MAXIT was a PROLINE supplier to the NFL for over 14 years. MAXIT garments have beeen worn in environments as demanding as Antarctia, Mt. Everest and the deserts of the Middle East. Worn by professional athletes, recreational sports enthusiasts, outdoor adventurers, law enforcement officials and the U.S. military troops. For over 25 years, this family owned business has have been committed to manufacturing in America, […]
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Technical Advantage Gear – We only build cold weather Winter gear that is designed to actually work, unlike some of the import brands and we build 100% of our gear and accessories in Wisconsin – USA .Our gear is designed to “actually” keep you warmer and drier when outside in the elements and we design it for American sized bodies. Whether you’re shoveling snow, walking the dog, snow skiing, ice fishing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, mountain climbing, sled dog racing, working construction or going on a major expedition to the North or South Pole, we have gear items that will work for […]
Wintergreen Northern Wear We know what works. We have to. The outdoors is our way of life. We live, design, sew and sell our gear in Minnesota’s northern border wilderness. We began in 1985 by designing gear for our first expedition to the North Pole. Since then, we’ve explored just about every cold place on the planet, from Greenland to the Russian Arctic—all with our own gear. Serious field-testing. MADE IN USA We take great pride in being one of the largest private employers in a small remote town where jobs are scarce but garment making talents and pride in […]