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4 Takeaways From the Moosejaw Outdoor Accelerator

4 Takeaways From the Moosejaw Outdoor Accelerator

It’s been a month and a half since we wrapped up the Moosejaw Outdoor Accelerator. We spent eight weeks learning, testing and refining our business model and products alongside an amazing collection of mentors and entrepreneurs. This is an attempt to distill and solidify the things that had the biggest impact on us. Here goes…


5 Mind-Blowing Mycelium Facts

5 Mind-Blowing Mycelium Facts

Mycelium is the root system for fungi and nature’s great decomposer. It branches out underground in a network, breaking down organic and inorganic matter.

While mushrooms are all the rage (and for good reason), mycelium may be one of the most interesting areas in science and technology. 

Check out this run-down of the five coolest facts and tech applications for mycelium.


This Ain't It

This Ain't It

The salt water mixed with blood and both dripped down to pool in the small holes in the rocks. I stood doubled over with my hands on my knees in shock and confusion. The fly line was wrapped around my arms and the rod tip bounced on the rock while the rest of the rod was left to the mercy of the tide.

My wife, Heidi, broke the silence, “I think your leg is broken.” 

“It’s not broken.” I quietly replied while still mentally evaluating each area of...


When Do I Bury vs. Pack Out My Poop?

When Do I Bury vs. Pack Out My Poop?

This is an important question that helps you to determine what type of supplies you’re bringing on your trip. Read on for a few simple questions that will help you to determine whether burying or packing out your poop is the best approach for your next adventure.

Passionate Outdoor Retailers Wanted

Passionate Outdoor Retailers Wanted

Confession: I’m somewhat afraid of bike shops. I’m a pretty below average mountain biker that’s in need of maintenance more often than I should be given my relatively slow rate of travel. I’m afraid of bike shops because I’ve been made to feel like a dummy more than once. Nothing is worse than going into a shop and being ignored and talked down to because you’re not some crushing, hard body.
 
So, when I accompanied Noah into Tomichi Cycles in downtown Gunnison, I was telling myself "just don't to touch anything." To my surprise while Noah sorted...