Justin Forrest

Justin Forrest is an outdoor writer, fly fishing addict, and co-founder of Narrative North—based in Asheville, N.C. He posts pictures of cats and fishing on Instagram sometimes.

Author Articles

Six Shades of Summer Giveaway

If you love sunglasses as much as this squirrel, then you're in the right place to win a pair of your own. This week only,...

Happy Summer: Our Roundup of the Top Swimming Holes in the Blue Ridge

It just so happens that this year's Summer Solstice falls on a Thursday, so we're going to throw-it-back to some of our favorite articles...

Fallout 76: Real Life West Virginia Locations in the Apocalypse

The largest and most anticipated chapter in the Fallout video game series takes place in West Virginia, featuring real-world locations. I know, we're talking about...

REI Celebrates Women: All About Outessafest

REI hosts two new festivals on the East Coast celebrating women and the outdoors through live music, speakers, recreation, and more. Taking place in Washington...

Fridays on the Fly: Wes Hodges’ Proper Etiquette For Fishing With Guides

Intro by Justin Forrest, words by Wes Hodges Fishing with a guide in new waters is one of the best ways to learn about an...

Meet The 360 Adventure Collective

With over 675 members, 12 annual tradeshows, and 2,900 retailers, the association is working to connect more outdoor brands with more outdoor enthusiasts across...