Founder: Ryan Lansche
The Lowdown: Outdoor gear membership program
Awesomeness: Brand new gear every season
Avoid storage, maintenance, and gear-envy with Gearu, a unique membership-based outfitter with a goal to make outdoor recreation more accessible. Their membership model eliminates the excessive upfront costs associated with high quality equipment. Options range from 1 day rentals to annual memberships, and kid-sized rentals means the whole family can get in on the fun.