Based in Portland, Oregon, Columbia Sportswear is a global outdoor brand that makes active lifestyle equipment reinforced with industry -leading technologies and tested in its own backyard. Their clothes, footwear and accessories reflect their Pacific Northwest heritage and indomitable spirit.
Their founder Gert Boyle's "Tough Mother" persona lives on in the Columbia brand. Her legendary perfectionism ("It's perfect. Make it better now.") And the high standards that she kept herself and others still guides the fire today. At Columbia, they are as passionate about the free as you are. And although their equipment is available around the world, they are proud to be based in the northwestern Pacific, where the lush forests, snow -covered mountains, the harsh coastline and large open areas act as their playground. This is where they hiking, fishing, hunting, camping, climbing, shredding, paddling, golfer, running and just enjoying the fresh air with friends.