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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...

How to Choose Downhill Skis

Gearing up to make some turns? Drop into this infographic to get the inside line on the main categories of downhill skis: backcountry, all mountain, powder, and...

How Renewable Energy Powers REI

REI works to protect the environment and the places its members love to play. Energy use is one of our largest impacts on the climate, and we have committed to ...

Department of Venns

Welcome to REI's Department of Venns. We studiously contemplated connections among disparate ideas related however loosely to the outdoors. That's a mouthful. T...