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REI Staff

REI Co-op’s editorial staff is a team of passionate editors, writers and producers. We’re dedicated to covering the outdoors: the people who inspire you, the issues and events impacting our community, the skills and gear you need for your next adventure, and the places you want to go. Learn more about our editorial guiding principles.

Stories by REI Staff...
REI Presents: What’s in a Name?

REI Presents: What’s in a Name?

Short film premieres on REI's YouTube channel at 12 p.m. PT on Wednesday, October 20th. After immigrating from Brazil to the United States as a teenager...
A field of flowers on a cliff overlooking the water

REI Social Channels Guidelines

Date of Last Revision: September 14, 2021 Our goal is to invite uplifting community conversation that inspires, educates and celebrates outdoor adventure and...
REI Presents: Camp Yoshi

REI Presents: Camp Yoshi

Full film premieres July 20th. Don't miss it on REI's YouTube and social channels! After moving to Oregon and falling in love with the ability to explore the...
Illustration of three people outside

Organizations Bringing Joy Outside

The outdoors should be a place where everyone can feel safe and be themselves. But for a long time, the outdoor industry and media have reinforced a n...
Camp Dinner With the Toguchi Family

Camp Dinner With the Toguchi Family

There are so many ways to enjoy time outside. This is one of many unique stories we’re sharing as part of our effort to highlight the Limitless Sides to Ou...
Three friends pack a green car with an orange surfboard on top. They are in front of a large ivy-covered wall.

What is the Circular Economy?

As a co-op, we’re a different kind of company. We put purpose before profits and act with the long-term interests of our members in mind. Being a co-op also mea...