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Relevant Media, Interviews, and News Stories


Powderhook Named 2017 SHIFT Awards Official Selection

The Outdoor Wire, 8/1/17

A Call to Activism for Outdoor Apparel Makers

New York Times, 7/27/17

“Caroline Gleich’s Tips on Supporting the Causes that Matter Most”

REI Co-Op Journal, 8/9/17

“EcoWatch, Sept. 6”

Jackson Hole News and Guide, 9/6/17




 Backcountry Hunters and Anglers, 10/24/16

“The SHIFT Movement”

Trevor Cobb, Bramble Outdoor, 11/9/16

“SHIFT Fest opens eyes and minds”

Jackson Hole News&Guide, 10/19/16

“America’s Public Lands”

Judith Kohler, Medium, 10/17/16

“Gov. Mead ties conservation to tax collection”,

Jackson Hole Daily, 10/14/16

“Shifting perspectives”,

Jackson Hole News&Guide, 10/12/16

“In Both Practice And Spirit, Mountain Bikes Do Not Belong In Wilderness”,

Michael Dax, Bullseye Media, 10/3/16

“Culture Klash: SHIFTing Sands: SHIFT Festival brings together conservation and outdoor luminaries to address environmental issues du jour.,

Planet JH, 10/11/16


Todd Wilkinson Big Sky Media, 10/7/16

“The New Golden Rule of Playing Outside: Place First” ,

Christopher Salomon, Outside Magazine, 5/21/16

“Shift Festival Tackles Conservation, Recreation, Cultural Diversity, and Public Lands”

Explore Big Sky, 10/29/16





Overheard at 2015 SHIFT Festival
Jen Lamboy, Mooncut Mountain Creative


Maximize Social Engagement With a Single Thunderous Boom
Katie Boue, Outdoor Industry Association


Gratitude for Jackson Hole Wildlife Festival and SHIFT
Julie Kling, Teton Spirit Connection


The (Food) Choices We Make…An Evening With SHIFTjh
Christina McGuire, Teton Family Magazine


SHIFT Fest Features Conservation Leaders
Jessie Wiese, Explore Big Sky


THE BUZZ: Eco Renegade
Robyn Vincent, Planet Jackson Hole


Nat Geo Writer Says At 100 Years, Yellowstone And Other National Parks Facing Huge Challenges
Caroline Ballard, Wyoming Public Radio


People In The Picture: National Geographic Photographer Captures Western Landscapes Amid Throngs
Caroline Ballard, Wyoming Public Radio


SHIFT Festival Connects Adventure Seekers And Conservationists

Micah Schweizer & Ryan Oberhelman, HumaNature Podcast


In its third year SHIFT seems to hit its stride
Melissa Cassutt, Jackson Hole News & Guide


How Does Angel Collinson Ski With A Purpose?
Hillary Saunders, Teton Gravity Research


10 questions for Black Diamond CEO Peter Metcalf
Angus M. Thuermer Jr., WyoFile


Carnivores, We Need to Talk
Annie Fenn, Teton Family Magazine


SHIFT AND Slow Food in the Tetons Present: The People’s Banquet
Kelly Smith, Slow Food of the Tetons


SHIFT brings Mark Bittman to People’s Banquet Friday
Molly Flaherty, Dishing


Himalaya Fall 2015: It’s Over On Everest and Dhaulagiri

Kraig Becker, The Adventure Blog


Faces of the Festival
Julie Kling, Planet Jackson Hole


Live: Oct. 9: The People’s Banquet featuring Mark Bittman
Snowriders International


Live Oct. 7: Skiing and Climate Change with Angel Collinson and Lucas Debari
Teton Gravity Research


LIVE STREAM: Outdoor Athletes Speak on Climate Change at the 2015 SHIFT Festival
The North Face


Live Oct. 7: Skiing and Climate Change with Angel Collinson and Lucas Debari
Snowriders International


Shifting into Third
Kelsey Dayton, Jackson Hole News & Guide

SHIFT Festival underway in Jackson
Caroline Ballard, Wyoming Public Radio

SHARP SHIFT: Adventure, conservation luminaries storm the valley for annual festival
Julie Kling, Planet Jackson Hole

Food With Mark Bittman On Wednesday’s Access Utah
Tom Williams, Utah Public Radio

SHIFTjh: Where Conservation Meets Adventure
Shellie Keegan, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

David Quammen On Wednesday’s Access Utah
Tom Williams, Utah Public Radio

Third Annual SHIFT Festival to be held Oct. 7-10
Matt Johnson, Standard Journal

From Adventurer to Global Thinker: Interview with SHIFT founder Christian Beckwith
Jo Ostgarden, Gearographer

Chad Brown Participates at SHIFTA Cross-Cultural Exploration
Soul River

Journalists Invited to Attend 2015 SHIFT Festival
MidCurrent – Fly Fishing at Its Best

Fighting about saving the things we all love
Jackson Hole News & Guide by Molly Absolon

Jackson Hole’s Shift Festival
Stephen Williams, Spring Creek Ranch

This land is your land? Tensions rise over use of the great outdoors

Jason Blevins, The Denver Post


Scott Jurek’s Champagne Problems

Grayson Schaffer, Outside Magazine


SHIFT Festival: The Intersection of Conservation, Culture, and Adventure

Kraig Becker, Gearographer


3rd Annual SHIFT Festival to be Held Oct. 7‑10

Outdoor Industry Association


Top Festivals in Jackson Hole: #1 SHIFT
Geraldine Mishev, Travel and Leisure


Rocket Fuel