Author Bio

Tyler Dunning

Tyler Dunning

Tyler Dunning grew up in southwestern Montana, having developed a feral curiosity and reflective personality at a young age. This mindset has led him around the world, to nearly all of the U.S. national parks, and to the darker recesses of his own creativity. He’s dabbled in such occupations as professional wrestling, archaeology, social justice advocacy, and academia. At his core he is a writer. Find his work at REI member since 2011.

Stories by Tyler Dunning...
Hikers in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Best National Park Road Trips

Our national parks offer an unparalleled opportunity to explore extraordinary places, discover stories of history and culture, and help out. We’ve created a few...