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The Big Gear Show welcomes Media

June 17, 2021

Media Contact

Matthew Pacocha
Verde Brand Communications

Park City, UT

The Big Gear Show officially opens their media credential portal for the inaugural August Event.

The Big Gear Show, a premier outdoor industry gear event for summer 2021, has officially opened its media credential portal for the inaugural invite-only edition. The show will be held August 3-5 in Park City, Utah. 

Interested working media professionals should visit: and fill out the linked form. Working media will be welcomed to attend this invitation-only event free of charge.

Members of the media will have an opportunity to meet with some of the most recognizable brands, retailers, and organizations in the camping, climbing, cycling, overland, running, hiking, and paddlesports industries.

“We are thrilled to invite this key pillar of our industries to The Big Gear Show,” said Sutton Bacon, co-founder of The Big Gear Show. “Our primary goal is to deliver an affordable retailer-centric experience, but this will not detract from the media’s opportunity to meet with brands, retailers and the individual leaders in all of the attending categories. We know that these important contributors to our community will be just as fired up to meet and build their stories face-to-face.” 

From the camping, running climbing, and outdoor brand side, media will have a chance to meet with and try new products from Adidas / Five Ten, Akaso TechBlack Diamond, Camp Chef, Cilo Gear, Eureka, Goal Zero, Jetboil, Kleen Kanteen, La Sportiva, Liberty Mountain, Mammut, Miir, Osprey, Petzl, Princeton Tec, SOG Specialty Knives & Tools, SCARPA, Sterling Rope, and many more. 

In the cycling category, the media will see the latest and greatest from familiar brands including Camelbak, Diamondback, Giro, Highway Two, INNO Advanced Racks, Magnum Bikes, Pinarello, POC Sports, Stan’s NoTubes, Tern Bicycles, Troy Lee Designs, Wahoo Fitness, and Yakima.

In paddlesports, The Big Gear Show welcomes media to meet with brands including AIRE, Astral, Aquabound, Bending Branches, AquaGlide, Eddyline Kayaks, Esquif Canoe, Johnson Outdoors (Ocean Kayak and Old Town Canoe), Oru Kayak, Seattle Sports, Suspenz, Tahe Outdoors / SIC, and Wenonah Canoe, and many more.

Visit for more information or for about this invite-only event.

About The Big Gear Show

The Big Gear Show is America’s first open-air trade show in Park City, UT, created solely to meet the needs of outdoor shops and gear builders. The event is a demo and buying experience built for outdoor, bike, paddling, and climbing buyers and makers. The show will feature a curated group of 500 hand-selected retailers and 250 brands across the outdoor and cycling industries. The demo is fully integrated into the event, so buyers get to paddle, ride bikes, and test gear throughout the event. There is simply no better place to discover new brands and products.