Off Trail: Finding My Way Home in the Colorado Rockies
Sep
24
6:30 PM18:30

Off Trail: Finding My Way Home in the Colorado Rockies

Pine Needle Dry Goods is teaming up with Maria's Bookshop to host author Jane Parnell, the first woman to climb the 100 highest peaks of Colorado. Parnell will read from her mountaineering memoir, Off Trail: Finding My Way Home in the Colorado Rockies, published by University of Oklahoma Press. Find out more here.

View Event →

Intro to Ultra with Drew Gunn at Pine Needle Mountaineering
Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

Intro to Ultra with Drew Gunn at Pine Needle Mountaineering

Do you want to learn techniques for running further or faster? Do you want to enjoy running for a lifetime? Are you just curious what sort of insanity causes people to want to run 100 miles? Then come to an informal talk with Pine Needle's own Drew Gunn, a seven time finisher of the Hardrock 100. Find out more here.

View Event →
Traversing the West Needles: A Ski Mission Presentation for the Books
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

Traversing the West Needles: A Ski Mission Presentation for the Books

Join us at 6pm on May 16th at Pine Needle Mountaineering for a presentation exploring a recent West Needles traverse sponsored by Pine Needle Mountaineering. The presentation will include the exciting hurdles encountered during the trip, preparation and planning, useful gear used, lessons learned, funny stories, and much more. This presentation is sure to be a good one that you wont want to miss. Find out more here.

View Event →
AHS Senior Project Talk: Women in Outdoor Recreation
May
15
6:00 PM18:00

AHS Senior Project Talk: Women in Outdoor Recreation

Animas High School Senior Lydia Blaisdell just returned from a solo four day, five night backpacking trip set to answer the question: "How does solitude and nature affect the mental health of women?"

Join us on Wednesday, May 15th at Pine Needle Mountaineering, 6pm for Lydia's presentation about the results from her trip, as well as discuss the benefits of seeking time in nature are, and how the gender gap in outdoor recreation and societal norms must change so that women can experience equivalent benefits to men. Find out more here.

View Event →
Spectacular Spring Red Balloon Event
May
11
11:00 AM11:00

Spectacular Spring Red Balloon Event

  • Pine Needle Mountaineering & Pine Needle Dry Goods (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for the Spectacular Spring Red Balloon Event, Saturday, May 11, 11am to 3pm! More than 40 merchants are participating, including Pine Needle Mountaineering and Pine Needle Dry Goods, offering something fun for everyone in the family - activities, games, events, shopping and more. We will have a great spring craft for kids and much more. Find out more here.

View Event →
Lightweight and Ultralight Backpacking – Carry Less, Do More!
Apr
30
6:00 PM18:00

Lightweight and Ultralight Backpacking – Carry Less, Do More!

Exploring the wilderness with a pack on your back is an empowering experience, but carrying a heavy backpack is a humbling experience. The whole idea is to have fun and enjoy the wilderness, so why be burdened by a heavy backpack? Join us for a FREE Lightweight Backpacking Seminar sponsored by the San Juan Mountains Association. Find out more here.

View Event →
Arbor Day Celebration - April 22-26 - Get a Seedling on Us!
Apr
22
to Apr 26

Arbor Day Celebration - April 22-26 - Get a Seedling on Us!

Come into Pine Needle Dry Goods this week (April 22-26) and with a purchase of $50 or more you can pick a Giant Sequoia, Norway Spruce, Ponderosa Pine or Colorado Blue Spruce grow kit or seedling on us. Plus, tag us in a picture of your newly planted tree by May 15th at #PineNeedleDryGoods and be entered to win our Arbor Day prize package of earth friendly essentials! Find out more here.

View Event →