After watching the “What is Corporate Social Responsibility?” video I realized that social responsibility wasn’t a factor in my buying decisions before. So, I did some research on brands that I do buy and was really surprised on how much Patagonia is leading the way in this category. Patagonia is an outdoor clothing company which […]
This Camino will be a first for me: I have essentially done no training. I walked over 10 miles (16 km) only three times this year. Two of those were over three weeks ago! I often had every intention of training. I would have the whole day free to walk, but when morning came, it […]
By Hilde Kate Lysiak February 23, 2019 A Patagonia woman was shocked to discover that she was sharing her house with a mountain lion. When Cindy Peterson woke up on the morning of the 15th and looked out the same window she has looked out for years, she saw a bit of a different site […]
We are mere days away from the month of March, which means we are probably light years away from all those New Year’s Resolutions set back in January. But don’t worry, it’s not too late to begin or even begin again. I read an article recently titled “Get Real Resolutions” that caught my eye […]
This lot is 3.66 acres This lot is located at 452 CAMINO AGOSTO in RIO RICO This lot is located directly across from Rio Rico High School This lot is near many houses, and school facilities. This lot is located 50 miles south of Tucson and 12 miles south of Tubac Population is 19,000 here […]
Today’s trekking alternative was a horse riding tour at Quebrada del Condor, a small ranch in the mountains above Mendoza. After James May’s fall in Patagonia and my single previous brief and unsuccessful horse riding experience I was a little nervous. The bus picked me up at 8:30 and then we were on a tour […]
All houses possess their own unique histories. There is a story in every piece of wood and in every brick or stone used to build the structure. There is a story passed from every hand that built and cared for it over the years. There is history in everything that occupies a space within its walls. […]
This week I went to the BANFF film festival in Somerville, MA. Watching these outdoor films really made me miss home and Patagonia and crave my next adventure. The films were incredibly inspiring. One film was about a mom and her daughter who skied from Vancouver, BC to Alaska. This is a distance greater than […]
The creators of the upcoming Apple TV series inspired by Hilde Lysiak, the intrepid 12-year-old investigative reporter who exposed a murder in her Pennsylvania hometown when she was 9 in her self-started newspaper, have been keeping up with her work. Most recently, that included standing her ground against an Arizona town marshal. Lysiak posted a […]
Don’t let their lightweight, organically grown cotton blend fool you-the 4 in. women’s Patagonia Stretch All-Wear shorts feature a durable silhouette that stands up to all sorts of activity.
An Arizona official would have threatened to arrest a 12-year-old journalist girl this week. She, far from being intimidated, has continued to record and has made public the story that has become viral throughout the country. Hilde Lysiak is a 12-year-old journalist who publishes on the site Orange Street News"," _ id ":" 00000169-1bb9-d932-a9ef-7fbfd8f00000 "," […]
By Matt Agorist Patagonia, AZ — If you have been to the Free Thought Project before, chances are you’ve seen one of the countless videos we’ve covered showing police officers threaten to arrest people for practicing their First Amendment right to film in public. However, the following video is unlike any we have ever seen, […]
2018 was a tricky year for me in many ways. After a few years living out of my backpack I knew I was ready for a new chapter. Here’s an insight into my transition from living as an outdoor gypsy to working a Monday-Friday job.
Packing for travel in Europe can be confusing and frustrating — especially if you’re backpacking across Europe or just trying to pack light. These guides will help you choose what clothes and travel accessories to pack and has advice on packing light. EUROPE TRAVEL PACKING LISTS BACKPACKING EUROPE PACKING LIST FOR MEN First, I suggest limiting […]