“At BACKPACKER, we inspire and enable people to enjoy the outdoors by providing the most trusted and engaging information about backcountry adventure in North America.
We are committed to honesty, respect, and cooperation in all our relationships.
We understand and respond in a timely fashion to the product and service needs of our consumers.
We take a leadership role in educating and partnering with others who share our interests and values.
We support programs, policies, and behavior that encourages protection of our current wilderness areas and well-considered designation of new ones.
We are committed to display the highest quality of compelling photographs and inspiring stories.
We provide our industry with superior service, resources, and audiences. </p>
We promote sustainable, low-impact use of wilderness.
We support and encourage one another to innovate, lead, grow, take risks, share ideas, and express a passion for the wilderness.”
Backpacker comes on board as a Media Sponsor and like-minded ally to the ARISE Festival!