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Our mission is to turn passionate outdoor people into effective climate advocates. We bring together a community of athletes, creative pioneers, and forward-thinking business leaders to affect systemic solutions to climate change.

Protect your Powder Stash

Wherever you shred, extreme weather and warming winters are shortening your season.

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Save your Local Crag

Fossil fuel development on our public lands means access to your favorite crags is dwindling.

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Keep your Runner’s High

Doesn’t matter if you’re an ultramarathoner or a casual trail runner, longer and more intense wildfire seasons impact the ground and air where you love to run.

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Solving our climate crisis is no different. Start your journey to climate advocacy with our newsletter.

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Imperfect Advocacy

Instead of chasing perfection, pursue progress. The outdoor community has the passion, the information and the resources to make a difference now.

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Turn Your Passion into Action

When we create swells of popular pressure, we can affect policy. And it’s working—the sum of our small efforts are creating climate victories where they’re needed most.

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POW’s 2020 Strategic Plan

Margins: the milliseconds that win the race or the millimeter ledge that forms the perfect crimp. They’re the seemingly small moments that carry enough weight to tip the scale from failure to success.

Well, as it turns out, margins lay at the heart of our 2020 strategy. Check it out to learn how we’re going to achieve some big goals in 2020.

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Cost of Carbon Tool

 We don’t believe that having a carbon footprint should ever preclude you from becoming a climate advocate.

Instead of chasing perfection, pursue progress by offsetting the carbon footprint of your adventures and learn the value of advocating for the outdoor places and experiences that you love.

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Australia Bushfires –– What You Need to Know

Australia Bushfires –– What You Need to Know

The Low Down on the Down Under Anja Semanco While you were getting bombarded with #newyearnewme in your newsfeeds, you may have also seen the much more devastating apocalyptic photos of Australia ablaze as the new year...

It’s Electric!

It’s Electric!

Electric Vehicles 101 Holly Chase We all know that our gas-fueled vehicles are emitting carbon into our atmosphere, and contributing to climate change. Transportation is the biggest carbon-emitting sector in the U.S....

But Seriously, What’s in Your Wallet?

But Seriously, What’s in Your Wallet?

Banks & Climate Change Anja Semanco Banks. We all use them. Because unless you’re burying bars of gold in your backyard or shoving your life savings into your sock drawer (we don’t judge), we’re all in need of a...

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