Category: Outside

Just two more days to RSVP for our Montreal Bonfire Sessions with Half Moon Run, Young Galaxy, and Young Rival. Don’t miss out on this incredible bill of local talent!

We’ll provide round trip transportation to our very special secret location just outside of downtown Montreal, free drinks, great music, and plenty of JanSport goodies….all for FREE.

You just need to RSVP here. Once you RSVP, you will receive an email over the next few days that will [...] Read More >

The JanSport Bonfire Sessions: Montreal

July 8, 2013   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   1 Comment

The JanSport Bonfire Sessions are back in Montreal! For our third event of 2013, we’ll be bringing locals Half Moon Run, Young Galaxy, and Young Rival to a special location just outside of Montreal. If you’d like to attend, you’ll need to RSVP at Buses will begin to depart at 5pm and you’ll receive an email telling you where you’ll need to be to catch the bus.

Of course, it wouldn’t be a Bonfire Session food, [...] Read More >

JanSport on Mount Rainier

July 1, 2013   |   News, Outside   |   0 Comments

We’re happy to report that all of our climbers are home safe and sound! Despite incredible efforts from both teams, neither were able to reach the summit due to some rather extreme and dangerous weather.

Once both teams were off the mountain, the celebration began with the 41st annual JanSport Rainier Climb party and JanSport co-founder Skip Yowell was on site to share stories from JanSport’s 40 plus years on Mount Rainier. Believe us, there are some good ones (some maybe not suitable for a [...] Read More >

JanSport Mount Rainier Climb: Day 1

June 24, 2013   |   Outside   |   1 Comment

We’re continuing our 40+ year tradition on Mount Rainier with our 41st annual JanSport climb! Climbers arrived in Seattle on Saturday, made their way to Ashford, Washington, and met up with their guides at International Mountain Guides (IMG).

The group of 16 climbers, comprised of JanSport employees, retail customers, and media from around the world, are split into two teams that will climb two separate routes up the mountain: the DC team and the Emmons team. Follow along all this week and we’ll provide photos [...] Read More >

Fear the ghost Pepper

June 19, 2013   |   News, Outside, Video   |   0 Comments

Don’t try this at home kids.

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Roadtrip: Day 6

May 28, 2013   |   News, Outside, Video   |   0 Comments

Follow The Stone Foxes as they make the trek from SF to Austin, TX back in March. Day 6 takes the crew through White Sands National Monument, one of the most unique places in the country and definitely a sight to be seen.

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Day 4

May 15, 2013   |   Music, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

Follow the guys from SF’s favorite rock & roll band the Stone Foxes as they make their way from SF to SXSW. In this clip, they group checks out Slab City set to Gardens & Villa’s track “Black Hills.”

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JanSport is proud to return in 2013 as a sponsor of the Mountainfilm in Telluride festival. Since 1979, Mountainfilm has been bringing the best in independent films and documentaries to Telluride, Colorado. The festival, held every year over Memorial Day weekend, features a wide range of films, focusing on topics from outdoor adventure, environmental stewardship, and social justice.

You can check out a list of the films selected for 2013′s festival here.

If you can’t be in Telluride this Memorial Day, make sure to [...] Read More >

Thanks for coming out San Francisco!

April 30, 2013   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   1 Comment

A big thank you to all of those that came out to our SF Bonfire Sessions event and enjoyed a beautiful evening on Treasure Island with us. Also a big thanks to all of the bands that came and played for us: SAFE, The Stone Foxes, The Fresh and Onlys, and Two Gallants.

The weather was stunning, the s’mores were delicious, and the vibe was warm and welcoming. Exactly what you’d expect from San Francisco!

Check out some of our favorite photos from the event:

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Tonight: Bonfire Session SF

April 28, 2013   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

The day is here! Doors are at 6 tonight on Treasure Island, with music kicking of with SAFE at 7. Remember- you MUST be on our RSVP list, and have RSVP’ed after 12pm yesterday to enter. No Exceptions.

Also, an RSVP does not guarantee entrance, so please arrive early to avoid getting turned away due to capacity problems.

You can find more information here about how to catch the free shuttle from SF.

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