Drawing of an origami looking hiking rain dress

Future Hiking Rain gear Research

Rain clothes for extreme weather sketches

Drawing and text by Frits Ahlefeldt, Hiking.org

Drawing of an origami looking hiking rain dress
Idea for an origami / Veasyble inspired rain-coat

The weather of the future might be very different from the weather we are used to, when out on the hiking trails. Climate experts talk about “extreme weather” with huge and sudden changes in weather patterns and amounts of rain. I have looked at and sketched up examples of how we humans traditionally designed rain clothes, and how some designers are finding new ways  to do it, proposing radical and new designs for the future:

See the Project and sketched examples traditional and future rain gear for hiking here

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Frits Ahlefeldt

Founder of Hiking.org - Researching, writing & sketching up thoughts, understandings and ideas for a sustainable future, connecting thrive, trails, places and technology