Author Bio

Laura Chapman

A born and bred Pacific Northwestern-er, Laura lived and explored all over the country before returning home to Seattle. Happiest in the woods, Laura loves to backpack, ski, rock climb and sail and firmly believes Isak Dinesen, “the cure for anything is salt water; tears, sweat or the sea.” REI employee since 2015, REI member since 2005.

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