Taylor Gee

Taylor Gee

Taylor Gee was an editorial fellow at Outside. 


Fame, Romance, and a Second Chance on the PCT

Cory McDonald's main goal was to restore his health on the Pacific Crest Trail. Becoming a YouTube star, getting stalked, and meeting the perfect girl were just exhilarating extras.

Taylor Gee
Nov 7, 2019

Hikers: Beware of Falling Trees

The odds of dying from a falling tree are still small but maybe not as small as they used to be. Here's why—and what to do about it.

Taylor Gee
Oct 9, 2019

A New Film Examines an Unusual PCT Record Attempt

'Elevation Change' is a new documentary that follows 24-year-old ultrarunner Sam Fox as he ambitiously—but ultimately unsuccessfully—attempts to break the Pacific Crest Trail speed record.

Taylor Gee
Oct 1, 2019

The Controversial Plan to Protect America's Trails

There are 11 designated national scenic trails stretching across nearly 18,000 miles in the United States, but there are over 4,000 miles of privately owned “gaps” in the system.

Taylor Gee
Aug 8, 2019