Start Your Hike by Saving a Life: Four Pass Loop

Start Your Hike by Saving a Life: Four Pass Loop

It was lucky we did, otherwise, Jameson might not be alive today. When I started planning my backpacking excursion in Colorado’s West Maroon Bells mountains I never expected to become the main character of a stranger’s best man’s speech. But my two...
Into the Mountains We Climb

Into the Mountains We Climb

I started snowboarding back in 1998. At eight years old I was gifted an electric orange, Oxygen Joker snowboard for Christmas. Little did I know as I hugged my first snowboard so ecstatically, it was going to pave out how I made all my major life decisions. From whom...
An Open Letter to the International Olympic Committee

An Open Letter to the International Olympic Committee

Dear International Olympic Committee, I have been an Olympics fan since childhood. I remember being eight years old, huddled close to the TV set, eyes locked on the screen as the women flipped, tumbled, and soared through their gymnastics routines at the 1988 summer...
Wild & Weightless Turning Nonprofit: HELP DONATE!

Wild & Weightless Turning Nonprofit: HELP DONATE!

My name is Kristen, and I’m a girl on a mission to change the way women experience life in their bodies. I grew up struggling with different eating disorders and a hateful relationship with my body. I found healing and acceptance through my time spent outdoors....
Living For That Moment

Living For That Moment

Have you had it? When you have felt it you’ll know. It’s what motivates us to do these crazy and extreme things. The things that get our hearts pumping and lets the adrenaline flow. You know the things I’m talking about, the ones that make our mothers shake their...