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Clymb Adventures and Grand Trunk Present the Big 7 –
A Trip for Every Continent
Skokie, IL — (Feb. 16, 2015) –Grand Trunk, makers of goods for the road less traveled, is named the official gear sponsor of the Big 7, a compilation of the world’s greatest adventure travel destinations featuring an epic trip to every continent from Clymb Adventures. To celebrate the launch and raise awareness, Grand Trunk and The Clymb offer adventurers the chance to win one of the Big 7 excursions with a 10-day surf trip to Australia.
Available exclusively to members of The Clymb, the outdoor industry’s fastest growing online retailer, travelers booking one of the Big 7 trips between now and March 6th will receive a $50 gift certificate from Grand Trunk to gear up for their trip. Grand Trunk’s renowned line of hammocks, shelters and travel gear equips travelers with trustworthy essentials designed to make the most of any adventure.
"Grand Trunk is valued partner and our missions align beautifully as we focus on inspiring and enabling human powered adventures across the world,” says Luis Vargas, The Clymb’s VP of Business Development and Experiences. “There's no better or more sustainable way to explore this amazing planet than through human-powered adventure and Grand Trunk makes great gear to enhance those experiences."
The Clymb provides member-exclusive pricing on the most sought-after outdoor brands and human powered adventures through the best adventure tour operators around the globe.
Hike, bike, trek, climb, surf, or cruise, the Big 7 features some of the world’s best adventure travel destinations, including:
- Adventure cruise to the 7th continent, Antarctica
- Surf along the iconic great ocean road, Australia
- Trek to the roof of the world, Everest Base Camp
- Backpacking through Denali National Park, Alaska
- Climb the Machame route, Kilimanjaro
- Trek the Inca Trail Trek to Machu Picchu
- Cycle from Venice to Florence, Italy
“The Clymb is an excellent partner and our brands are closely aligned,” adds Grand Trunk co-founder and VP of Sales and Marketing, Jon Neff. “We’re dedicated to inspire people to experience the world around them through travel and adventure, and we’re thrilled to share this opportunity with The Clymb’s members and our customers.”
About Grand Trunk
Grand Trunk makes goods for the road less traveled, and anyone who values meaningful connections with nature, embracing new cultures, and exploring outdoor adventure. Founded in 2002 by two intrepid entrepreneurs who met while backpacking through Thailand, their shared passion for travel and the authentic outdoor lifestyle inspired Grand Trunk’s first line of travel hammocks. Over the past decade the brand has expanded and evolved to encompass a wide assortment of adventure travel gear and accessories. To view Grand Trunk’s complete range of products, please visit www.grandtrunk.com.
About The Clymb
For those who find their passion in the outdoors, The Clymb inspires human-powered adventure by delivering member-exclusive pricing on premium brands and experiences. With millions of members, The Clymb is the outdoor industry’s fastest growing online retailer. Founded in 2009 in Portland, Oregon, by a seasoned team of outdoor and sport industry veterans, The Clymb was named one of Outside’s Best Places to Work in 2012. www.theclymb.com