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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...

Night Hiking Basics

When the sun takes its daily dive below the horizon and delivers nighttime to your doorstep, there’s no rule saying you have to stay in for the evening. If you’...

REI Presents: Venture Out

In 2014, I quit my corporate job and decided to make a huge life change. I was tired of running on a virtual, and also very real, treadmill every day. I was tir...

REI Presents: Everyone Skis

In rural eastern Oregon's ranch country, the Wallowa Mountains poke out of the wheat farms and cattle ranches to collect snow as powdery and light as anything i...