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October 2014 - Welcome to ZPacks!

Autumn is here! Take advantage of our short lead times. Most accessory items are currently shipping in a day or two. Larger items like backpacks, shelters and sleeping bags are made to order and are shipping in just 1-2 weeks! If you need your order to arrive right away or by a certain date please feel free to ask and we will schedule accordingly. All ZPacks gear is made for you right here in our US workshop.

10/7/14 - Added a bunch of tents and tarps, and a few backpacks and sleeping bags to our Bargain Bin!
Goose Hood - Ultralight Goose Down Hood
This item is sewn for ZPacks by Ben Smith at GooseFeet


Weight: 1.3 ounces (37 grams)  / $65

Fill Material: 850 Fill Power Water Resistant Goose Down
Outer Shell Material: Green .75 oz/sqyd Pertex GL Ripstop Nylon
Inner Liner Material: Black .75 oz/sqyd Pertex GL Ripstop Nylon


This hood is the perfect compliment to your ultralight down quilt, or wear it by itself on cold mornings. Extremely warm for the weight!

  • Made from the lightest materials available.
  • Comfortable fit on most head sizes.
  • Just 1.3 ounces! (37 grams)
  • 1 year warranty against defects in materials or workmanship on all ZPacks gear.
Goose Hood
1.3 oz (40 grams) / $65

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Free Shipping on U.S. orders over $100!
Otherwise shipping is just $3.95 in the U.S., $15.95 Internationally and up.

Please send us an email with any questions!

Who we are:
Joe Valesko founded ZPacks in 2005. He designed and tested all the gear, and has thru-hiked over 9,600 long distance miles including the Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, Continental Divide Trail, Te Araroa Trail, and TGOC Scotland. Joe is available to answer any questions about gear recommendations, sizing, trail info, or anything requiring an experienced opinion.

Matt Favero receives your orders, oversees production at our shop, and ships out your orders. He has hiked much of the Florida Trail, parts of the AT, and TGOC Scotland. Matt handles most routine emails about your order. We love feedback and suggestions about our gear!

Please email us for our Address if you need to send any packages. We like to know what's coming! Our Phone Number is not listed. We are able to give a more informed answer via email, and we are normally very responsive. Please email us your questions and we will reply ASAP.