54 min

Episode 52: Sunshine and Michelle, and Outshine Adventures Almost There Adventure Podcast

    • Wilderness

On this episode: the Bat Cave, campervans, and what is the first thing you do in the morning? We’re talking with Sunshine Loveless and Michelle Dunn-Loveless of Outshine Adventures, a queer-owned, women led company dedicated to providing sustainable eco-tours and immersive outdoor experiences.

Show Notes
00:35 – Introducing Sunshine and Michelle of Outshine Adventures
04:30 – What brought them to Chattanooga
12:30 – Adding the campervan to the offerings
29:00 – Their top SUP adventures
34:10 – How they research new places to adventure
35:57 – Partnering with local park agencies
40:00 – The value of guided outdoor experiences
43:00 – Working as a white water rafting guide
45:15 – We’ve all had “epics” (and being kinder about accidents) 
48:00 – The impact of everyone getting outdoors, and converting them to advocates
52:20 – Best time of year to visit Chattanooga

Connect with Sunshine and Michelle online
Outshine Adventures
Rent their camper van
Follow them on Instagram @outshine.adventures

Connect with us!
Like Almost There on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/almostthereadventurepodcast/

Follow Almost There on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/almostthere_ap/ 

Send us a voice message! https://www.speakpipe.com/AlmostThere

Our Co-hosts

Jason Fitzpatrick – IG: @themuirproject
Saveria Tilden – IG: @adventuruswomen  web: AdventurUsWomen.com
Jeff Hester – IG: @thesocalhiker  web: SoCalHiker.net

Theme song by Opus Orange. Courtesy of Emoto Music. 

The Almost There Adventure Podcast is a celebration of outdoor activities both local and epic. Discussing the big topics and talking to adventurers, artists, legends and activists within the outdoor community.

On this episode: the Bat Cave, campervans, and what is the first thing you do in the morning? We’re talking with Sunshine Loveless and Michelle Dunn-Loveless of Outshine Adventures, a queer-owned, women led company dedicated to providing sustainable eco-tours and immersive outdoor experiences.

Show Notes
00:35 – Introducing Sunshine and Michelle of Outshine Adventures
04:30 – What brought them to Chattanooga
12:30 – Adding the campervan to the offerings
29:00 – Their top SUP adventures
34:10 – How they research new places to adventure
35:57 – Partnering with local park agencies
40:00 – The value of guided outdoor experiences
43:00 – Working as a white water rafting guide
45:15 – We’ve all had “epics” (and being kinder about accidents) 
48:00 – The impact of everyone getting outdoors, and converting them to advocates
52:20 – Best time of year to visit Chattanooga

Connect with Sunshine and Michelle online
Outshine Adventures
Rent their camper van
Follow them on Instagram @outshine.adventures

Connect with us!
Like Almost There on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/almostthereadventurepodcast/

Follow Almost There on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/almostthere_ap/ 

Send us a voice message! https://www.speakpipe.com/AlmostThere

Our Co-hosts

Jason Fitzpatrick – IG: @themuirproject
Saveria Tilden – IG: @adventuruswomen  web: AdventurUsWomen.com
Jeff Hester – IG: @thesocalhiker  web: SoCalHiker.net

Theme song by Opus Orange. Courtesy of Emoto Music. 

The Almost There Adventure Podcast is a celebration of outdoor activities both local and epic. Discussing the big topics and talking to adventurers, artists, legends and activists within the outdoor community.

54 min