In the field, stuff happens, and knowing how to cope can be the difference between a great trip and a miserable one. Plus, your gear should last many years, but only if you know how to keep it working properly.

How to make your waterproof gear last forever - Marmot

Follow these tips, from Kristin Hostetter’s “Complete Guide to Outdoor Gear Maintenance and Repair: Step-by-Step Techniques to Maximize Performance and Save Money,” to keep your gear finely tuned, properly stored, and operating at its best.

Complete the quick form below to download the How to Make Your Waterproof Gear Last Forever manual. You'll find 40+ tips that will help keep your gear lasting for years.

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