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Adventure Pairings: The Door Peninsula

Adventure Pairings: The Door Peninsula

Fantastic food. Local drinks. Art, music, and outdoor adventure opportunities galore. For all of these and so many more of your favorite things packed into one area, look no further than Door County, Wisconsin.

Wisco Hikes: Devil's Lake State Park

Wisco Hikes: Devil's Lake State Park

At Gitchi, we hail from the Midwest and we’re well aware of our reputation in the hiking world as “flatlanders.” In spite of that, we love hiking all over the globe and enjoy the grueling feeling of a nice elevation gain. So in our home state of Wisconsin, we try to marry the beauty of the Midwest with any elevation we can find, and one of the best places to do this is at Devil’s Lake State Park.

Kayaking Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

Kayaking Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

Gitchi was founded in the hand-shaped state of Wisconsin, near the ring finger’s proximal phalange, a place called Eau Claire. While we love to travel and see the many natural wonders of the world, one of our favorite places is in our own state, a place we call “the most superior of lakes” for reasons both affectionate and literal.

The Gitchi Raison D'être

The Gitchi Raison D'être

Hi! We’re Sam and Sarah, founders of Gitchi Adventure Goods. In the relatively short time we’ve been in business, we’ve been asked one question many times: WHY? Why did we opt to hang a (e-commerce) shingle and wade into the scary/exciting world of business ownership? Well, we started Gitchi for three reasons.