I recently had the opportunity to participate in the Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish, B.C. The motivation: how can we empower more women to participate in outdoor sports? Our conversations centered around celebrating our humanity rather than celebrity, and creating safe and welcoming spaces for people and underrepresented groups to participate in the outdoors. There are barriers to entry in outdoor pursuits, but also barriers along the pipeline. It is not enough… Read More

The high performing outdoor gear design and manufacturing company Arc’teryx recently shared a story about my trip to South America last fall. Specifically Patagonia, starting at Cape Horn and venturing North to El Chalten. You can read about some of the highlights on their blog or check out their Facebook page!

Some of the coolest things to add to your Christmas list! Norman Mailer Moonfire: The Epic Journey of Apollo 11 Smarwool Women’s NTS Mid 250 Pattern Bottom, designed to keep you warm in the coldest conditions GoPro Hero 3 Subscription to Backpacker and Popular Science magazines Zuiko Digital ED 9-18mm F-4.0-5.6 Lens LEGO Shuttle Expedition, complete with Solid Rocket Boosters and External Tank! BioLite Camp Stove, the Backcountry Generator Arc’teryx Stingray Pant… Read More