Name: Graham Oxman
Where did you grow up: New York City
Where do you live now: Boston
What is your favorite movie: Muppets in Space
What is your favorite book: Tinkers by Paul Harding
Do you remember the first place you went hiking and how old were you: Somewhere in Upstate NY, and I was around 8
What is your favorite outdoor recreation activity: Hiking!
What is the best trip you've ever been on: Hard choice! I'd say either kayaking around Maine's coast, three day backpacking trip through Baxter State Park, or doing the Long Trail in Vermont.
Where is your favorite place to recreate: Maine
What is your absolute favorite piece of outdoor gear: My sleeping bag
Waterbottle or Hydration Bladders (Camelbacks): Water bottles forever
Down or synthetics sleeping bags: Down!
If you were stranded on a deserted island - what three items would you want: A guitar, sunscreen, and coffee
A place you dream of backpacking some day: Wind River Traverse, Wyoming
What does it mean to you to recreate with other queer folks: It means everything - I've never felt safer or more comfortable in the woods than when I'm hiking with fellow queers.