Author Bio

Kimberly Wheatley

Kimberly Wheatley

Kimberly Wheatley is a pediatric emergency nurse, world traveler and self-proclaimed late bloomer when it comes to the outdoors. With her kayak in tow, she loves venturing out in search of beautiful paddle destinations. Whether it’s as close as her own backyard in California or halfway around the world, she’s getting to know Mother Nature one lake at a time. REI member since 2015.

Stories by Kimberly Wheatley...
Two people sitting on wood chairs in a cabin looking over a map.

The Perfect Kit: Cabin Cozy

After a long day of leaf-peeping, snowshoeing or hitting the slopes, there’s no better way to wind down than warming up in a cozy cabin. Here’s our list of ever...