Industry Press Release

Tordrillo Mountain Lodge teams with Marmot as apparel partner

05/03/2016

The award-winning outdoor apparel manufacturer will outfit guides and its retail outlet with summer and winter wear

TORDRILLO RANGE, AK May 3, 2016–Premier Alaska heli adventure and multi-sport company, Tordrillo Mountain Lodge, is pleased to announce it has entered into a year-round uniform and retail partnership with Marmot®. This sponsorship joins two distinct, premium brands in the outdoor industry and further solidifies the need for excellent gear in extreme conditions.

Tordrillo Mountain Lodge is known for its abundance of mountain activities including heli skiing, heli fishing, heli hiking, sky trekking and watersports. Now, its guides will be outfitted in Marmot’s top-of-the-line apparel on all adventures. During Kings & Corn season in the spring, the guides will be equipped with the Minimalist Jacket and Speed Light Pant. During the winter season, the guides will be wearing the La Meije Jacket and Pant. The midlayer of choice will be the Quasar Hoody. All Tordrillo Mountain Lodge pilots will be sporting the Ama Dablam Jacket.

“With the kind of activities we do and the weather we work in here at Tordrillo Mountain Lodge, we couldn’t be more excited to be partnering with an industry-leader like Marmot,” says Tordrillo Mountain Lodge co-owner, Mike Overcast. “Their quality gear will be the perfect fit for our guides in the field.”

All of the Marmot products used by Tordrillo Mountain Lodge feature technology from GORE-TEX® adapted to the season during which it’ll be used. From lightweight, waterproof and packable GORE-TEX® Products with Paclite® Technology used in the Minimalist jacket and the next generation of GORE-TEX® Pro Products used in the Speed Light pants during the spring to the durable, waterproof GORE-TEX® 3L in the La Meije Jacket and Pant in the winter, Tordrillo Mountain guides will feel the full protection, comfort and durability of Marmot products. In addition, guests who will have the opportunity to purchase the top-notch gear during their stay.

“Tordrillo Mountain Lodge and their year-round heli adventures are the perfect environment for our apparel,” says Joe Flannery, Marmot’s new general manager. “We couldn’t be happier to be partnering with Tordrillo and look forward to growing with them as partners.”

About Tordrillo Mountain Lodge
Owned and operated by the industry’s most experienced, well-respected heli adventure pioneers, Tordrillo Mountain Lodge offers the best in helicopter skiing and boarding as well as unmatched summertime adventures including heli fishing, ski-and-fish, river trips, backcountry hiking, sky trekking and lake paddling. The luxury fly-in, multi-sport lodge is located on the banks of the Talachulitna River and Judd Lake in the heart of the Alaska Range, 70 miles outside of Anchorage, Alaska. www.tordrillomountainlodge.com

About Marmot
Marmot is an award-winning, globally distributed brand of high-performance, technical clothing, apparel and equipment. Since 1974, Marmot products have been worn by climbers, skiers, mountaineers and adventurers worldwide. Marmot works with professional mountain guides, world-class athletes and expeditions—pushing the limits of product innovation and technology—pioneering what is possible in the most extreme environments on earth. For more information about Marmot please visit www.marmot.com