Vol-Biv Alaska’s Brooks Range Crossing

Trip Report by Native Eyewear Ambassadors Jeff Shapiro and Cody Tuttle. This past June, I was privileged to go on...
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Vol-Biv Alaska’s Brooks Range Crossing

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Brooks Range Alaska Vol-Biv

Vol-Biv Alaska’s Brooks Range Crossing

Trip Report by Native Eyewear Ambassadors Jeff Shapiro and Cody Tuttle. This past June, I was privileged to go on a dream expedition. The idea was to go north of ...
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Chasing Winter in the Southern Hemisphere

Trip report by Native Eyewear Ambassador Christine Savage. Summer is wonderful. It really is. Long days, warm temps, and a myriad of options to occupy those additional daylight hours.  Each ...
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Thomas Gathman, “The Real Hiking Viking” – Ambassador Spotlight

The NATIVE team consists of a wide range of talented individuals who embody our mantra of Roam Free to their core. Like us, they believe there are no limits to ...
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NACAC Mountain Running Championships: Tepatitlán, Jalisco, Mexico

Trip Report by Native Eyewear Ambassador Maria Dalzot. I have a storied history with Mountain Running in Mexico that begins back in 2011. One spring day, four years after I ...
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Gaining an Understanding: A Journey Through Bikepacking

Trip report by Native Eyewear Friend, George Terrizzi. The sun-baked the back of my neck and simultaneously my face as we slowly mashed the pedals through, what can only be ...
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Stacy Bare NATIVE Ambassador

Stacy Bare – Ambassador Spotlight

The NATIVE team consists of a wide range of talented individuals who embody our mantra of Roam Free to their core. Like us, they believe there are no limits to ...
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Lionel James NATIVE Ambassador

Lionel James – Ambassador Spotlight

The NATIVE team consists of a wide range of talented individuals who embody our mantra of Roam Free to their core. Like us, they believe there are no limits to ...
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Coming Back to Climbing after Trauma

Article by Native Eyewear Ambassador, Craig DeMartino 2.0. It’s been 17 years since my life was shattered into a million pieces waiting to be reassembled into what would become my ...
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Lakes behind Colton Jacobs

Drawn Out: a Casual Expedition Through the Lost Sierra

A Native Eyewear Ambassador trip report. Photos by NATIVE Ambassador Colton Jacobs, and story written by NATIVE Friend Jason Fitzgibbon. Tucked away in a sparsely populated region of Northern California, ...
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Santino Castellanos – Ambassador Spotlight

The NATIVE team consists of a wide range of talented individuals who embody our mantra of Roam Free to their core. Like us, they believe there are no limits to ...
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Landry Line on Pyramid Peak

Trip report by Native Ambassador Chad Otterstrom. Its been a long winter—I think I had 5 pow days in June easy. Anyways, I was planning on writing a story on ...
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Mount Helena Ridge

5 Mind-Blowing Mountain Biking Destinations in Montana

The state of Montana boasts over 100 mountain ranges, so it might come as no surprise that it’s one of the nation’s most popular mountain biking destinations. Incredible alpine lakes, ...
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Desolation Wilderness

Exploring Desolation Wilderness

Trip report by Native Eyewear Ambassador Savannah Golden. What do you think of when you hear the words "Desolation Wilderness"? DES•O•LATE: (of a place) deserted of people and in a ...
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Mike Goodwine – Ambassador Spotlight

The NATIVE team consists of a wide range of talented individuals who embody our mantra of Roam Free to their core. Like us, they believe there are no limits to ...
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New England’s Epic Biking Trails

New England might be home to some of the smallest states in the country, but it also houses some of the most epic backcountry biking trails. From Maine to Connecticut ...
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