At a time when public lands and waters are under unprecedented attack, the outdoor community needs the knowledge and resources to protect the outdoor experience.

Outdoor Advocates Network was created to:
1) Provide outdoor enthusiasts with an understanding of our public lands, including land management agencies, designations, planning processes, and laws.
2) Provide tools for outdoor enthusiasts to advocate in a unified, educated, effective voice.

Born from The Mountaineers’ century-old work in conservation advocacy and inspired by our volunteer-driven outdoor education programs, we hope to help you speak up for your public lands.

 This project is funded by Patagonia.

This project is funded by Patagonia.


Access Fund
American Whitewater
Outdoor Alliance
The Wilderness Society
Winter Wildlands

Photo Credits

Stephen Gosling
Katherine Hollis
Chelsea Kendrick
Kling Mountain Guides
Charlie Lieu
Thomas O’Keefe
Steve Smith
Ida Vincent