Fastpacker, ultrarunner, climber, biker, whitewater guide, kayaker, surfer, writer, photographer, and fiddler, Brian Donnelly has done it all – and quite successfully! Brian has held the speed record for the 456-mile Oregon section of the Pacific Crest Trail since 2013, completing it in 7 days, 22 hours, and 37 minutes. Most recently, Brian set the Haleakala National Park Sea-to-Summit fastest known time, climbing 10,023 feet over roughly 19 miles and … Continue reading PCT Record-Holder to Conclude #skoutoutside Speaker Series
Last night was the first in our three-part Skout Backcountry Speaker Series, and we couldn’t have been happier with the turnout! It was another packed house at Base Camp Brewing, and the atmosphere alone was exhilarating. The packed room went silent as Willie McBride taught us that “the mind is primary.” Relaying stories from his countless adventures — trekking across Patagonia, journeys in Yosemite, ultra racing in pitch darkness without … Continue reading #skoutoutside: Speaker Series Part 1 – Willie McBride
We couldn’t have asked for a better turn out for the film fest, which has us even more excited about the Skout Backcountry Speaker Series! The three-part speaker series will be a great chance to learn about our ambassador team and their experiences with various sports, gear, training, and nutrition. Our aim with #skoutoutside has been to open a dialog within the PNW outdoor community, creating opportunities to share stories, enthusiasm, and … Continue reading #skoutoutside: Skout Backcountry Speaker Series
Last night’s film fest was more than we could have asked for from the first-ever #skoutoutside event. We were simply amazed at the turnout and the response to each and every film! Steven Mortinson’s “The Resistance“, featuring Team Skout Backcountry’s Tyler Green kicked off the film festival. Following Steven Mortinson‘s first film was his documentary of the 2016 attempt at the FKT for the Oregon Pacific Crest Trail. In … Continue reading #skoutoutside: Skout Backcountry Film Fest
We are thrilled to announce the launch of a series of our own events in the Portland area! Our aim with #skoutoutside is to open a dialog within the PNW outdoor community to share stories, enthusiasm, and knowledge from ongoing adventures. Our first event is the SKOUT BACKCOUNTRY FILM FEST Price: Free When: January 31st, 2017 Time: Doors at 6pm, Film at 6:30 Where: … Continue reading Introducing #skoutoutside!