Oh, hello there. It’s me, Katie.

Well. Hey, hi, hello. How are ya? It’s been…a while.  I used to write to you more. This blog was full of love letters to the outdoors and to a wild life, and to you, my readers. Home to my favorite stories, a digital book in which to … [Read more...]

The outdoor community must step up and become advocates & activists–NOW.

< ?php wp_head(The outdoor community must step up and become advocates & activists–NOW.); ?>` Yesterday in Salt Lake City, the EPA held a public hearing on the Clean Air Act. You know, the seemingly no-brainer effort to clean up the air around … [Read more...]

An Open Letter to Outdoor Women on Independence and Bad Relationships

Ladies, I hope you’re ready to hit with the feels–because I am full of them today. It’s been a while since I curled up to write something raw, but when the lovely Sidni West included me on a list of 65 rad humans to follow, and described … [Read more...]

Getting weak, growing up, and getting back in the game.

It’s been 2015 for exactly one month – and so far, I’m pretty psyched about this year. I’m absolutely smitten with my job running social media at Outdoor Industry Association, my calendar is full of travel, and I’ve been … [Read more...]

Why you should just take a rest day today.

When is the last time you took a real rest day? I’m talkin’ no agenda, no training, no trips. You woke up, and spent the rest of the day within a half mile of your bed. There may have been some whisky-spiked coffee involved. Mine usually … [Read more...]