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Roland Mott
Roland Mott

Roland Mott

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Roland graduated with a degree in Outdoor Recreation Leadership in 2010 and has committed his life to pursuing, sharing, and providing opportunities for immersion and connection with the natural world. His passion for the outdoors has led him on a search to explore perfect granite splitters, frothing whitewater, whiskey-fueled campfires, and remote wild places the world through. He has been guiding rivers, backpacking, and climbing expeditions for 12 years all over the U.S. and Central America, and has taught land stewardship and environmental ethics as a Master Educator for the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics. For 10 years now, he has lived out of vehicles exploring rocks and rivers, educating, and guiding. He currently splits his time co-directing wilderness courses for a Colorado high school experiential education program, providing freelance photography and writing, and having the most fun.

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Best Long Underwear of 2022

Best Long Underwear of 2022

With temperatures dropping, it's time to prepare to play outside in the cold. We've compared 11 of the best long...
Best Base Layer of 2022

Best Base Layer of 2022

A solid base layer is at the core of keeping you warm, dry, and comfortable as you set out on your next great...
SmartWool Merino 150 Bottoms

SmartWool Merino 150 Bottoms

Lightweight merino bottom offering superb breathability, anti-odor, versatility across seasons, impressive warmth, and...
Patagonia Capilene Air Crew

Patagonia Capilene Air Crew

Forging into the future of what base layers are capable of, this top provides stellar warmth and insane breathability...
Icebreaker 200 Oasis

Icebreaker 200 Oasis

A base layer that’s built to be a go-to layer for almost any situation. This top offers the benefits of a 100%...
Arc'teryx Phase AR Crew LS

Arc'teryx Phase AR Crew LS

This sub-$100 top from the Canadian manufacturer provides a warm and extremely durable synthetic base layer that is...
REI Co-op Merino Midweight

REI Co-op Merino Midweight

This top didn't rise above the pack in any specific categories but earned consistently good scores in all of the...
The North Face Warm Crew

The North Face Warm Crew

With a great price point, this layer is a terrific option if you need a layer to keep you warm and comfortable in...
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