Name: Raei Bridges
Where did you grow up: Los Angeles, California
Where do you live now: Pittsfield, Massachusetts
What is your favorite movie: 28 days later
What is your favorite book: Nature and the Human Soul by Bill Plotkin
Do you remember the first place you went hiking and how old were you: One of my first hiking memories was in MA. I believe it was bear town mountain. I had to have been around 5 or 6 on a family vacation to see my grandpa.
What is your favorite outdoor recreation activity: Bush crafting/practicing primitive living skills.
What is the best trip you've ever been on: Backpacking through Browns Canyon backcountry in Colorado.
Where is your favorite place to recreate: The Appalachian trail.
What is your absolute favorite piece of outdoor gear: my Morakniv
Waterbottle or Hydration Bladders (Camelbacks): steel water bottle!
Down or synthetics sleeping bags: synthetic
If you were stranded on a deserted island - what three items would you want: A bladed tool, a steel water bottle, and a pair of gloves.
A place you dream of backpacking some day: New Zealand.