Portland, OR – March 20, 2017 – Ledlenser, maker of German-designed and -engineered ultra-bright line of handheld, headlamp and rechargeable lights, has signed on to support and sponsor the Pacific Crest Trail Association. Known for its superior quality lighting products to extend adventures into the hours of darkness, Ledlenser has partnered with the PCTA since 2014. This year, it has elevated its sponsorship to Columbia River Partner and will provide the PCTA with funds and products for their volunteer crews.
Ledlenser's Associate Brand Manager, Shannon Jidas said, “Step by step, mile after mile, we want to support the incredible journeys of PCT hikers by supporting the organization that dutifully maintains the scenic hiking trail that stretches the length of the country.”
Founded in 1977, the PCTA is the only nonprofit organization dedicated solely to protecting the entire Pacific Crest Trail through California, Oregon and Washington. Money donated through memberships, private and corporate gifts and government grants is used to organize and train thousands of volunteers who keep the trail safe and passable for hikers and horseback riders. Through volunteer and educational programs, PCTA brings young people to the trail, creating tomorrow’s stewards and advocates.
Ledlenser is the maker of German-designed and -engineered ultra-bright line of handheld, headlamp and rechargeable lights. The Leatherman Tool Group, Inc. company designs and produces lights and headlamps for everything from camping, diving, running, hunting and fishing to industrial trades, DIY and law enforcement. The high quality lights come in various sizes from keychain to 1500+ lumen heavy-duty defense lamps and are priced between $15 to $700. All lights are backed by a five-year warranty. For more information about Ledlenser visit www.ledlenserusa.com, facebook.com/ledlenserusa, or instagram.com/ledlenserusa.