Adam Sawyer

Adam Sawyer

Adam Sawyer: Outdoor and travel writer, photographer, guide

He was the co-host of the KEEN HybridLife Radio Show for its duration.

Adam Sawyer is an outdoor and travel writer, photographer, guide and published author based out of Portland, Oregon. We talk about him writing as the Portland Hiking Examiner for

In addition to online writing for Travel Oregon, Eater, Canoe & Kayak, Red Tricycle, and Tillamook Coast, his work has appeared in Northwest Travel & Life, 1859, Portland Monthly, Columbia River Gorge, Cascade Journal, OnTrak, 1889, and Backpacker magazines.

His Guidebooks include Hiking Waterfalls in Oregon, Best Outdoor Adventures Near Portland, 25 Hikes on Oregon’s Tillamook Coast, and the forthcoming Unique Eats & Eateries: Portland. Adam is also a contributing author to the titles Hiking Waterfalls in Washington and the Best Dog Hikes Oregon.

He was the co-host of the KEEN HybridLife Radio Show for its duration and so of course we talk about that! He is now a Brand Ambassador for both KEEN Footwear and Terminal Gravity Brewing. Adam is also a monthly guest on the local television show, Afternoon Live, as an outdoor and travel expert.

When not writing, he is a professional guide, giving culinary, cultural, and outdoors-themed tours for Evergreen Escapes and Eat Adventure Food Tours.

Listen to the podcast here:

Rudy Giecek of Arlington is the host of the Cascade Hiker Podcast. (More about Rudy here.) You can find the entire archive of podcasts and support his work at his website. Or email him at

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