Christian DeBenedetti

Christian DeBenedetti

Former Outside correspondent Christian DeBenedetti is author of the award-winning travel guide The Great American Ale Trail (Running Press, 2016) and co-author of Beer Bites, a cookbook (Chronicle, 2015). He is founder and head brewer of Wolves & People Farmhouse Brewery in Newberg, Oregon.


Outside picks the best watches of March, including the Bulova Precisionist Champlain Collection.

Christian DeBenedetti
Jan 31, 2012

The American craft-brew movement is alive and well, with 1,800 breweries in the U.S. and hundreds more coming soon. With all those suds, how do you find the best brews? Go and taste them.

Ryan Krogh and Christian DeBenedetti
Sep 21, 2011

Whisky, fly fishing, and the Everest circus

Christian DeBenedetti and Michael Webster
Jul 8, 2011


Getting tipsy every night and gaining weight every day: This is how you backpack in Corsica

David Vann, Mary Turner, Alex Crevar, Christian DeBenedetti, and Stephanie Pearson
May 5, 2009

Alicia Carr, Kevin Kennedy, Jeremy Spencer, Christian DeBenedetti, Christina Erb, and Stephanie Pearson
Oct 21, 2008

It's about time: Look sharp—and get the job done—with a watch for any occasion

Christian DeBenedetti
Jul 31, 2008

The Empty Beach

Mark Anders, Abe Streep, Kristin Bjornsen, Ryan Krogh, Monique Ryan, Will Palmer, Christopher Keyes, Christian DeBenedetti, Hannah McCaughey, Amy Marr, Mary Turner, and Claire Martin
May 30, 2008

In which we take back the drinking trip from the wine snob. Here's how to mix world-class adventure and tasting, from Kentucky to Japan.

Christian DeBenedetti, Jeremy Spencer, and Charles Bethea
May 9, 2008

Christian DeBenedetti
Jan 29, 2008

The skyscrapers of Manhattan may not reach as high as Everest, but this is where Tsering Norbu Sherpa, a member of mountaineering's most famous clan, is making a new life. CHRISTIAN DeBENEDETTI rides shotgun with one of New York's unlikeliest cabbies.

Christian DeBenedetti
Oct 25, 2007

An ambitious documentary of big-mountain skiing investigates the lives behind the hucks

Christian DeBenedetti
Oct 22, 2007

Escape from New York (and nine other big cities) with these 40 fast adventures

Justin Nyberg, Christian DeBenedetti, Alicia Carr, A.J. Daulerio, Jim Gullo, Katy Neusteter, Ryan Krogh, Sam Moulton, and Carl Hoffman
Aug 24, 2007