Author Bio

Jonathan Olivier

A native of Louisiana, Jonathan currently lives in Nashville, Tennessee. He’s an author and journalist, having covered everything from Lyme disease on the Appalachian Trail to coastal erosion along the Gulf Coast. He’s happiest when he’s backpacking in the mountains. REI member since 2017.

Stories by Jonathan Olivier...

REI Presents: Safe Haven

Stepping into Memphis Rox, you’ll notice its high walls with climbing routes extending to the ceiling, the bouldering area’s assortment of colorful holds pepper...