Outside Our Own Front Door

Essays From the Field

As an adventure photographer, I’ve spent the majority of the past 10 years constantly on the road which meant that when I was home, rarely did I allow myself time to explore nearby. I’ve been moving at such a furious pace that at the end of last year, I began

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Adventure Seeker

The Campfire Chronicles
We started hiking around 1p.m. on a sunny afternoon, our packs stuffed to the gills for an overnight fly-fishing mission, pun intended. The destination - a couple of lakes in the Holy Cross Wilderness of Colorado.   Read the rest

Let Go of the Agenda

Essays From the Field
From my previous 27 trips to Baja, I had developed a checklist. Upon landing, the checklist would be immediately put into effect; pass customs, grab bags, get taxi, get food, establish a home-base, and pick up surfboards from Juan and Carlos. Check, check, check. Read the rest

How It All Started

Stuff We Like
This year, Big Agnes is celebrating its 20-year anniversary, or as we like to say #20yearsinthedirt.  Founded by Bill Gamber back in 2001 and based in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Big Agnes has grown into a successful, sustainability-focused, global leader in the outdoor industry. After 20 years we have a lot to celebrate, but none more important than Melissa Minter, who reigns as BA's longest standing employee. Read the rest

Big Agnes Celebrates #20yearsinthedirt with Major In-Store Giveaways

Company News
Big Agnes, the Steamboat-Springs-based outdoor equipment brand, is proud to commemorate its 20th anniversary in May 2021. In celebration of the milestone, Big Agnes will be giving away anniversary-themed logo gear and hosting contests at 60 retailers nationwide, with one select customer at each retail store winning a Torchlight Camp 20° Sleeping Bag and an Insulated Q-Core SLX Sleeping Pad. Read the rest