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Outdoor Christmas Picks – Female Urban Adventurer

She may not want to summit Everest or paddle down the White Nile, but she loves to go outside – to the park, Downtown Alive or the festival.  We’ve got lots of choices for this type of girl.  Come by and our friendly staff will help you choose the perfect outdoorsy – but – not – too […] Continue Reading

Outdoor Christmas Gifts for the Urban Adventurer

If Downtown Alive is your idea of a great day in the outdoors – Pack & Paddle is the perfect place to find unique gifts that last a lifetime.

Outdoor Christmas Gifts for the Paddler

Pack & Paddle is the place to come when you’re shopping for the person that loves to paddle.  From quick drying and warm layers to all the boats, tools, accessories and gear you could think of – we’ve got it all!  Don’t worry – our friendly staff will help you pick the perfect item.

Outdoor Christmas Picks for Travelers

The Patagonia Nano Puff is warm – but stuffs into a tiny space for easy packing.  You can’t beat the Ex-Officio quick dry underwear for washing out in a hotel room and having it dry by morning.  A Liberty Bottleworks bottle will be your best friend through years of travel.  Put almost any liquid in […] Continue Reading

Outdoor Christmas Picks for Camping

The Sea to Summit X-Pot is possibly the coolest camping item we’ve seen in years.  Cook anything you want, clean the non-stick and silicone surfaces and fold it flat for easy packing.  A folding spork is the perfect companion.  The Helinox chair is one of the lightest, most comfy camp chairs on the market.  The […] Continue Reading

Outdoor Christmas Picks for Kayak Fishermen

The new Seal Skinz Sporting gloves are the perfect waterproof kayak fishing glove.  They feature the ability to expose your index finger for easy casting.  The Backwater hand paddle is perfect for controlling your boat position without picking up your full size paddle.  The VisiPole will keep you safe in early or late low light […] Continue Reading

Stocking Stuffers – Outdoor Christmas Picks

The Wojo wallet is one of the smallest, lightest, thinnest wallets on the market.  Every stocking can use a pair of socks in it – and Smartwools are the best to pick.  The Goal Zero charger is perfect to keep in a purse, glove box or tackle box for that little bit of extra power […] Continue Reading

Outdoor Christmas Picks for Gadget Freaks

We’ve got some really cool things for the person that loves gadgets.  The Pebble Speaker from Eco Rox is waterproof and can be paired with your phone via bluetooth.  Keep your gear charged up with the best portable solar panel on the market – Goal Zero.  And for the guy that wants to clean his […] Continue Reading

Outdoor Christmas Picks for Knife Fans

Knives make the perfect gift for almost anyone and P&P has a WIDE range of models and vendors to choose from.  Our staff can help you pick just the right thing, get it gift wrapped and send you on your way!

Nana’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar Recipe

That’s Nana – right in the middle of this photo in her red vest.  This photo is from 1978 – our second year in the building that we still operate.  The recipe below is for cookies that Nana made every year for us to give away as people came in to shop at Pack & […] Continue Reading

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