The very nature of nature is grounding. There is an inherent challenge that forces us to be present. We’re stripped from the illusions of our limitations and ultimately reacquainted with the intuitive nature of our being. Our wildish self.
Theresa Rybchinski was raised in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, a stubborn yet vulnerable
wild woman in search of the unknown and wisdom of the musings of nature. She is driven by the
desire to return to the innate qualities of living in the wild, a curious cat chasing mountain
summits and climbing frozen waterfalls. When she isn’t outdoors Theresa works as Youth
Worker in the woods, passionately empowering others to advocate in the face of social
injustice. Click through to read her full interview.
What would it take for you to quit your job and follow a dream? What life events would have to take place for you to use the money you saved for a house to walk 2,650 miles in the wilderness instead? Rachel Coffey got in touch with us recently and shared her story to hike the Pacific Crest Trail this spring and summer. Rach will not only be hiking the entire PCT, but she will be filming a feature length documentary in the process. On April 30th, Rachel will set off on a 5 month trek that spans the entire length of the United States. But what led her to this decision?