Meet Our Staff

Garrett

Giant hiking pack in Queenstown, New Zealand.

Activities:

  • Hiking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Paddling
  • Biking

I’d Rather Be:

  •  Spring: Paddling in the Delta
  • Summer: Hanging out on Fowl River
  • Fall: Camping on the beach
  • Winter: Hiking anywhere I can find

Been There Done That:

  • Southern Half of the AT
  • Long Trail
  • Denali National Park
  • New Zealand

Best Trail Chow:

  •  Spicy Conecuh Sausage with Zatarains Jambalya, and Bell Peppers

Best Read:

  • The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

Gear I'd Never Give Up:

  • Princeton Tec Quad Headlamp

Who's on your playlist?

  • Vs by Pearl Jam

Dream Destination:

  • Paddle the Perdido River

Ansley

Lady with Two dogs

Sittin' on a dock

Activities:

  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Camping
  • Fishing

I’d Rather Be:

  • Spring: Whitewater Rafting
  • Summer: Swimming
  • Fall: Sitting around a bonfire
  • Winter: Being in the Smoky Mountains

 

Been There Done That:

  • Talladega National Forest
  • Tannehill State Park
  • Swim with the dolphins in the Bahamas

Best Trail Chow:

  •  Sunflower Seeds

Best Read:

  • The Blind Side

Gear I'd Never Give Up:

  • Altra Paradigm Shoes

Who's on your playlist?

  • Dave Matthews Band

Dream Destination:

  • St. Thomas and St. Croix

Ashleigh

Hiking at Great Smokey Mountains National Park 

 

Activities:

  • Finding new trails with my dog
  • Going to the beach
  • Kayaking with my family
  • Going on long walks
  • Watching sunsets

I’d Rather Be:

  •  Spring: Kayaking on rivers nearby
  • Summer: At the beach or blueberry picking
  • Fall: Hiking in northern Alabama
  • Winter: Sitting around a fire with friends and family while drinking hot chocolate

 

Been There Done That:

  • Snorkeled in the Pacific Ocean next to the Napali Coast

Best Trail Chow:

  • Roasted almonds

Best Read:

  • The Count of Monte Cristo

Gear I'd Never Give Up:

  • My Klean Kanteen and Altra Rivera Shoes

Who's on your playlist? 

  • Saint Motel 

Dream Destination:

  • Machu Picchu 

Katarina

Kayaking on Lake Martin.

Activities:

  • Swimming
  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Horseback riding

I’d Rather Be:

  •  Spring: Kayaking
  • Summer: Swimming
  • Fall: Horseback riding
  • Winter: By the fireside

 

Been There Done That:

  • Talladega National Forest

Best Trail Chow:

  • Jerky

Best Read:

  • The Guest List

Gear I'd Never Give Up:

  • Ray-Ban's

Who's on your playlist?

  • Parker McCollum

Dream Destination:

  • Italy