Detours

  • Staying Grounded

    Staying Grounded

    Here at Coalatree we wanted to offer some tools on how to stay grounded and find peace during such uncertain times. We figure we should take the extra time we have as an opportunity to create healthy habits while we stay at home and stay safe. 

  • The Making of The Mountains Film

    The Making of The Mountains Film

    My primary goal with No Society Media is to tell stories and messages for companies that people can connect with. That was the driving force for this short film.
  • The Coalatree Team Self-Isolates

    The Coalatree Team Self-Isolates

    Read what the Coalatree team has been doing during self-isolation to keep themselves busy.
  • The First Desert Trip of the Season

    The First Desert Trip of the Season

    It's never too early to explore Utah deserts. We would recommend sleeping bag liners, best friends, and good snacks.
  • Utah Goes to Tokyo

    Utah Goes to Tokyo

    Welcome to the world's largest metropolitan city housing 37 million human beings. With all of those brains working together they have created a pretty genius place through and through.

  • Women Explain How Rock Climbing Has Changed Their Lives

    Women Explain How Rock Climbing Has Changed Their Lives

    Women began rock climbing in 1779, which is when the first female ascent was recorded, according to Climbing.com. Since then, female climbers have taken their place in the outdoors as strong crag chasers, developing communities and changing their lives in the process. 
  • Save Our Canyons!

    Save Our Canyons!

    From a handful of passionate advocates working to preserve the Wasatch Mountains from the threat of ski resort expansion, Save Our Canyons has grown to become one of the foremost grassroots advocacy groups engaged in conservation issues in the state of Utah.
  • Typical Gear for Outdoor Photographers

    Typical Gear for Outdoor Photographers

     The world is filled with amazing sights and sounds, and one way to capture and preserve these once-in-a-lifetime sights is through the art of photography. But just like any hobby, outdoor photography also requires the right sort of gear, so if you're just starting out then here are some tips to consider.
  • 6 Ways Hiking Can Teach You About Endurance and Motivation

    6 Ways Hiking Can Teach You About Endurance and Motivation

    Traveling is a great way to relax and disconnect from the daily routine and stress, and exploring a destination by foot can help you get closer to ...
  • Life On The Road

    Life On The Road

    Waddup, my name is Tyke James, I am a musician, minimalist and I live in my van.  Last October I was on a west coast tour with my friends Skylar (@skilla__eebs) and Jenn (@jennblosil). I was lucky enough to have sponsored by the one and only Coalatree.
  • So You Want to Get into Ultralight Backpacking?

    So You Want to Get into Ultralight Backpacking?

      A few years ago I stepped onto the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) for the very first time. My pack weighed 45 pounds as I walked up to the Souther...
  • Getting to Know the Founder and CEO of Coalatree

    Getting to Know the Founder and CEO of Coalatree

    "In Utah, like few other places in the world, workers have a great life-work balance."
  • Koala Charity Initiative

    Koala Charity Initiative

    For over 10 years the Koala has been our mascot, as a symbol of environmental stewardship and quality products. At Coalatree, we have always b...
  • Surf Texas

    Surf Texas

    There’s been a precious new discovery deep in the heart of Texas, and I’m not talking about a new oil field.
  • Kachula Big Holiday Hit; featured in Forbes and Men's Journal

    Kachula Big Holiday Hit; featured in Forbes and Men's Journal

    This article was originally posted in Forbes Magazine. Head to their site to read the original. Coalatree has taken the warmth and functionali...
  • Norway Travels

    Norway Travels

    "When I stepped foot in Norway I didn't know what to expect. But after spending nearly two weeks there, I can confidently say that you should add it to your list of places to go. If adventure, food, or amazing views are something you like, you will love Norway!"
  • The Reason for the Season

    The Reason for the Season

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year- you guessed it, the holidays! This time of year not only gets white and bright but there is a special joy that flows through the air and touches the hearts of all we come across.
  • Changing Veteran's Lives through Outdoor Adventure

    Changing Veteran's Lives through Outdoor Adventure

    Watching veterans turn their entire life around is truly rewarding in more ways than can be expressed. We all have struggles, that is part of life, but if you have that one thing you are passionate about then you have all you need.
  • Been There Haven't Done That: 7 Things You Shouldn't Miss in Prague

    Been There Haven't Done That: 7 Things You Shouldn't Miss in Prague

    Known for its rich history, colorful vibe, and explosive nightlife, Prague is one of the European cities every passionate traveler should have on the must-visit list.
  • Coffee Adventures in the Eastern Sierra

    Coffee Adventures in the Eastern Sierra

    Ambassador Ben Canevari isn't just a great photographer, he's a darn good barista. And he loves sharing coffee with others... so much he installed an espresso machine in the back of his rig. Now he can take his coffee everywhere.
  • Leave it Better

    Leave it Better

    Leaving it better calls for a proactive approach to ensure that our public lands and wild places are preserved for generations to come. But if we want to have continued access to our wild places, these actions are more than necessary.