We counted ourselves lucky to have such a pristine, unspoiled wilderness practically to ourselves.  And yet we couldn't help but feel that, in fact, the wilderness was claiming us for itself instead.      

Cotopaxi

We took Cotopaxi's bold, vibrant designs and unabashed, forward-facing emphasis on positive social and environmental impact into Wyoming's Wind River Range for a late-summer backpacking trip to showcase their top-notch softgoods immersed in one of the USA's most remote and un-trammeled wildernesses.

       We counted ourselves lucky to have such a pristine, unspoiled wilderness practically to ourselves.  And yet we couldn't help but feel that, in fact, the wilderness was claiming us for itself instead.      

 

 

We counted ourselves lucky to have such a pristine, unspoiled wilderness practically to ourselves.  And yet we couldn't help but feel that, in fact, the wilderness was claiming us for itself instead.

 

 

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       In addition to the stunning, rugged scenery, we found exactly what the Winds are famous for: moody, unpredictable weather.  Moments of sunshine and calm quickly transformed into roiling, booming thunderstorms and driving rain and sleet, and back again in what seemed like an instant.      

 

 

In addition to the stunning, rugged scenery, we found exactly what the Winds are famous for: moody, unpredictable weather.  Moments of sunshine and calm quickly transformed into roiling, booming thunderstorms and driving rain and sleet, and back again in what seemed like an instant.

 

 

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