Underneath It All, Pro Athletes Rely on Ridge

Underneath It All, Pro Athletes Rely on Ridge

Professional winter athletes often find themselves navigating the most unforgiving climates, where their very survival and performance depend on the quality of their clothing.  Whether it's the heart-pounding moment of dropping out of a helicopter...
Pro Tips from a PCT Thru-Hiker

Pro Tips from a PCT Thru-Hiker

Day 1: Let's go! Emily stands at the Southern Terminus of the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) ready to take on the 2,650 mile journey to Canada. --- Every year, 4600 permits are issued to Northbound PCT hikers...
Merino Wool Underwear?

Merino Wool Underwear?

The words "underwear" and "wool" in the same sentence may (understandably) elicit a negative reaction. Traditional wool conjures images of itchy fibers, overheating, sweaty-ness and basically general discomfort. We get it. Traditional wool has a time and...
Ridge Report: Spring Skiing Adventure to Mt. Ritter

Ridge Report: Spring Skiing Adventure to Mt. Ritter

Being drawn to the big mountains that surround us, Ridge Merino's own Paz Mendelevitch and his buddy Danny Sandoval embarked on a multi-day splitboard adventure into the Ritter Range with the goal of summiting and snowboarding down Mt Ritter. ...
Ridge Base Layers Named "Best Thermal Underwear" by New York Times Wirecutter

Ridge Base Layers Named "Best Thermal Underwear" by New York Times Wirecutter

The Ridge Aspect Series Merino wool base layers were named the Best Thermal Underwear for men and women in a recent New York Times Wirecutter review. Specifically, the editors called out the Aspect top's ability to...
Great Gifts for a Great Cause

Great Gifts for a Great Cause

In the month of December, and always, Ridge Merino is committed to giving back. A portion of every Ridge purchase is donated to charity through our partnership with 1% for the Planet, a global movement of more than 1200 member companies in 48...