209 episodes

High-impact interviews for those who love adventure and the outdoors. Host and journalist Shelby Stanger interviews world-class explorers, athletes, authors, scientists, health experts and entrepreneurs about how they’ve taken their own wild ideas and made them a reality, so you can too. Some of the wildest ideas can lead to the most rewarding adventures.

Wild Ideas Worth Living REI Co-op

    • Sports
    • 4.7 • 47 Ratings

High-impact interviews for those who love adventure and the outdoors. Host and journalist Shelby Stanger interviews world-class explorers, athletes, authors, scientists, health experts and entrepreneurs about how they’ve taken their own wild ideas and made them a reality, so you can too. Some of the wildest ideas can lead to the most rewarding adventures.

    Getting Kids Outside with Raquel Gomez

    Getting Kids Outside with Raquel Gomez

    Raquel Gomez's organization, Atabey Outdoors, provides safe and fun outdoor adventures for Black, Indigenous and Girls of Color in Phoenix, Arizona.

    • 32 min
    Cave Diving with Rick Stanton

    Cave Diving with Rick Stanton

    Rick Stanton is best known for being one of the cave divers to rescue the Thai boy's soccer team in 2018. He wrote a book about his experience which has been adapted into a movie hitting theaters later this year.

    • 28 min
    Creating Thousand with Gloria Hwang

    Creating Thousand with Gloria Hwang

    Gloria Hwang created her helmet brand, Thousand, to make safety seamless and get people moving.

    • 25 min
    Remembering Our Mothers with Steph Jagger

    Remembering Our Mothers with Steph Jagger

    When Steph Jagger’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in 2015, Steph decided to take her mom on one more adventure — a two week camping and road trip through three national parks.

    • 34 min
    Making Gear for Good with Davis Smith

    Making Gear for Good with Davis Smith

    Davis Smith founded Cotopaxi in 2014 because he loves the outdoors and wanted to build a brand that fuels both adventure and global change.

    • 33 min
    Running for Change with Nicole Ver Kuilen

    Running for Change with Nicole Ver Kuilen

    Nicole Ver Kuilen completed an ultra triathlon on the western coast of the US to raise awareness about the lack of access to prostheses. Her journey led her to creating her nonprofit, Forrest Stump to help amputees get better equipment.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

KJFitz6 ,

This podcast keeps me outdoors!

I spend hours outside running with this pod in my years. It makes me excited to get out for those long runs, and keeps me motivated through all of the tough periods.
Thanks so much!!

H11cd2 ,

Get outside!

I really enjoy this podcast, it’s calming, interesting and inspiring. I’d recommend to anyone who wants an insight into some of the crazy cool stuff some people are getting up to!

Lozalyn ,

Inspirational!

Wow - this podcast is so fantastic. It’s full of inspirational people giving tips for basically living the best life you can. Their stories are *phenomenal*. Love this podcast so much 🙌

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