Author Bio

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Ashley Brown

Ashley Brown is a writer and backpacker who fell deeply in love with the Pacific Northwest at age 12. Her favorite book growing up was My Side of the Mountain. In 2015 she completed a thru-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. Her feet twitch when she sleeps. REI Member since 2014.

Stories by Ashley Brown...
DIY Pulk

DIY: Make Your Own Pulk Sled

The allure of winter camping is strong. Snow blankets the landscape, creating a quiet and picturesque wonderland and freeing you from the constraints of a trail...
Cyclist on a bike

11 Tips for Biking in the Rain

Whether you’re an occasional cyclist or a daily commuter, a little wet weather shouldn’t scare you off your bike for the season. Keep your ride streak going wit...
DIY Bike Fenders

DIY Bike Fenders

When wet weather arrives, many of us are reluctant to hang up our bikes. And why should we? There are many ways to stay warm and comfortable on our bikes, despi...