Haute Route Gear and Apparel is your outdoor gear and apparel retailer located near Vail and Beaver Creek Resorts in Avon, Colorado (next door to Pazzo's Pizzeria). We are dedicated to offering world class product and customer service to match. We represent the top brands available on the market for Backcountry Skiing, Alpine Ski Touring (AT), Skimo Racing and Ski Mountaineering. From the novice backcountry traveler to the seasoned ski mountaineer, our friendly and knowledgeable staff will make sure you are ready to travel safely, swiftly, and stylishly through the mountains. After the snow melts, we are the source for your Trail Running and Hiking needs. Our brands, such as La Sportiva, Scott, Fischer, Hagan, G3, Plum, Voile, Camp, Leki, Suunto, Pieps, Osprey, Altra, Lowa, Dynafit, Saucony, Rab and Outdoor Research (to name more than a few) help us live our motto, "Light is fast and fast is fun." Let our expert staff help you successfully live your motto. Stop by or call us today.