Ross Collicutt

Ross Collicutt

Ross is an outdoor adventure writer, amateur photographer, and computer programmer based on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. When not writing or editing photos for his own website, Pure Outside, he can be found attempting every outdoor sport available. So far he loves backcountry skiing and is terrible at yoga on stand-up paddle boards. You can find him on Instagram @pureoutside.

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The Best Rooftop Tents: Sleep Off-Grid and Off-the-Ground

They're not cheap, but what's a lifetime of adventure cost?

How to Run a Business and Not Kill the Planet With Climate Neutral

How do we save the planet and continue to build gear we need? Peak Design's Peter Dering and Climate Neutral have an answer.

Tent Buying Guide: How to Find the Best Tent for Your Trip

This guide will help you find a good shelter quickly so you can get off the computer and back outside.

6 Best Camping Chairs for Relaxing in the Great Outdoors

Whether you need something luxurious and comfortable or light and durable, you'll find it on our list of the best camping chairs.

How Rivian Will Power Electric Adventure in the Near Future

The vehicle literally comes with a kitchen sink. Who wouldn't want that when camping?

Carbon Fiber Explained: Why It’s the Perfect Outdoor Gear Material

The woven black finish was a symbol that it was lightweight and ridiculously pricey. But what exactly is carbon fiber and why is it so expensive?