As a New Yorker, it always feels like we're defending our reasons for living here. We have to explain why we pay ridiculous rents and sweat on crowded subway platforms. Especially as members of the outdoors community where value is measured in inches of powder, proximity to Fourteeners, or percent of population in chacos we in New York City fall short.
Evan has been a guide at Discover Outdoors for six years, leading adventurers on trails everywhere from Queens to Canada. While he's in the city he stays busy running, biking, practicing yoga, and eating new, excellent food.