Footwear & Wetsuit Repairs

While Rainy Pass Repair has your back for the majority of your outdoor gear needs, there are unfortunately a couple categories of equipment repair that we do not deal with. The good news is that we know of other great experts who can help with repairs that we can’t take on.

Footwear is a big one, so […]

By |April 22nd, 2016|DIY, networking, referrals, repairs|Comments Off on Footwear & Wetsuit Repairs

Sticky Situations- How To Deal With Stains on Your Gear

In addition to repairs, we offer laundry services for outerwear and sleeping bags here at Rainy Pass Repair, so we see plenty of interesting stains.

If you are sending something in for spot cleaning, it is very helpful if you can mark the area and note what made the stain- this helps us to determine which […]

By |March 23rd, 2016|DIY, gear storage, repairs, storage, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sticky Situations- How To Deal With Stains on Your Gear

Recycling Fabrics and Gear

You might be wondering what we do with gear that comes into Rainy Pass Repair that cannot be repaired or is otherwise left behind. People often ask if we sell used gear-unfortunately we don’t as there are a few better outlets for used gear in the area. However, we do try our best to make the most […]

By |November 23rd, 2015|DIY, repairs, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Recycling Fabrics and Gear

Our Favorite Camping Recipes

There are three things that everyone here at Rainy Pass has in common: a strong interest in sewing, a love of the outdoors, and a passion for FOOD.

Here are some of our favorite recipes for summer camping, put together from our very own staff:

Cowboy Breakfast

(4 servings)

This recipe is best in a dutch oven, but any large […]

By |June 30th, 2015|camping, DIY, family fun, food|Comments Off on Our Favorite Camping Recipes

Gear Survival Tips- What NOT to do to preserve your gear!

Based on some of our most common repairs, here is a list of what NOT to do if you want to avoid sending your gear to Rainy Pass Repair:

Don’t reach in a stove with a down jacket. In fact, don’t wear a down jacket near anything hot because that light, thin nylon will melt! Cuff […]

By |May 15th, 2015|camping, DIY, gear storage, oops!, repairs|Comments Off on Gear Survival Tips- What NOT to do to preserve your gear!

External Frame Backpacks

Backpacking season has arrived. We get a lot of inquiries about external frame packs, and we see quite a few older external frame packs come through the shop for minor repairs or modifications. Hopefully this post can answer a few of the most common questions we get about this type of gear.

Many curious customers are […]

By |April 17th, 2015|backpacks, DIY, repairs|Comments Off on External Frame Backpacks
If you need something repaired for Memorial Day, your order must be received and approved no later than April 30th (mail-order) or dropped off at the shop by May 17th. Thank you for your cooperation!
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