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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. Take a listen to start living more wildly today.

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    • Wilderness

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. Take a listen to start living more wildly today.

    Breathwork with James Nestor

    Breathwork with James Nestor

    Modern research shows us that changing the way we breathe can impact our athletic performance, rejuvenate our organs, stop snoring, allergies, asthma, and more.

    • 35 min
    Changing Course

    Changing Course

    We're taking the next few months to create new, timely podcasts for you that hopefully make your days a little brighter.

    • 1 min
    Mike Posner: Becoming Someone You're Proud Of

    Mike Posner: Becoming Someone You're Proud Of

    In 2019, Mike Posner decided to walk across the United States to become someone he was proud of. Listen to what he learned along the way.

    • 46 min
    Ben Finley & Art Clay: Brotherhood of Skiing

    Ben Finley & Art Clay: Brotherhood of Skiing

    In 1974, Ben Finley and his friend Art Clay founded the National Brotherhood of Skiers, the largest group of African American skiers in the country.

    • 44 min
    Shanti Hodges: Getting Kids Outside

    Shanti Hodges: Getting Kids Outside

    What started as an informal gathering is now a nation-wide network. Listen to Shanti's story and learn more about getting outside with your family.

    • 39 min
    Latoya Shauntay Snell: Running Fat Chef

    Latoya Shauntay Snell: Running Fat Chef

    Latoya Snell's response to a heckler during the NYC marathon went viral and she's now an advocate for inclusivity in the fitness industry.

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

Clarisse Gomez ,

Awesome Podcast!!!

Shelby, host of the Wild Ideas Worth Living podcast, highlight all aspects of travel, nomad life and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

EmilyAGray ,

Best way to start my day!

Love adventure and new ideas? Like for something to shake you up a little? Kick of kick your butt out of bed in the morning? Listen to Shelby and her inspiring line up of guests as she crafts a chat the perfect length for a good run. The guests on this show motivate me to think and do bigger! I plan my episode every night and can’t wait to wake up in the AM to start listening and start my run! Enjoy!

WorkingTowardBadAss ,

Now going on a solo adventure!

Download all the episodes - first time ever for a podcast. Shelby's enthusiasm and skill make every interivew informative and inspiring. Listen - you will be changed. I back pack and bike tour with my partner but just started doing a weekly solo hike - well still bringing the dog. Just created a summer route for a solo bike tour around Ohio (where I will flying for another reason). Now I just have to follow thru on warmshowers not hide in motels ...

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