The story of the Alpine Vagabond - Revivalist, Drew Smith

The story of the Alpine Vagabond - Revivalist, Drew Smith

Maybe…just maybe, if you shook Drew Smith’s calloused, bear-like hand, perhaps through osmosis you might catch a piece of whatever cosmic plane that guy is vibrating on.
July 27, 2018
Volume 15: “Vagabundos Del Carne”

Volume 15: “Vagabundos Del Carne”

The journey begins in a different part of the world every season. Telling stories of our travels by street or by trail inspiring a collection of adventure-ready goods. The chase for Roark is never-ending and relentless. Join us this season as we follow Roark into the more classical setting of Northern Patagonia, Argentina.
July 20, 2018
World’s Finest - Blue Mountain Coffee

World’s Finest - Blue Mountain Coffee

Our trip into the Blue Mountains led us to some of the most amazing coffee in the world. The flavor is balanced, silky, and almost creamy. We have limited our effort to 50 hand numbered 16 oz. bags and produced a limited run of t-shirts that come with the purchase of a bag. Enjoy.
"Thrill Of It All" With Jamie Thomas

"Thrill Of It All" With Jamie Thomas

Jamie Thomas’ new podcast & YouTube show focuses on the inspiration & journey of the people Jamie admires & respects.
How To Live Deliberately With Karina Petroni

How To Live Deliberately With Karina Petroni

On our recent trip to Jamaica, a friend of the family named Karina Petroni joined the crew to write about the adventure at hand. Karina’s role on the trip quickly grew beyond the pen & notepad, displaying (and often utilizing) her talents as a former professional surfer, world class freediver, and spearfisherman.
Summer Travel Essentials - Graduation Gift Guide

Summer Travel Essentials - Graduation Gift Guide

It’s time for a break from the mundane, weekly routine behind the desk. We’ve packed a bug-out bag for you, no excuses to book a trip and hit the road. The 5-Day Mule packed with just the right ingredients is all that’s needed for a trip on the unbeaten path.
May 31, 2018
Oracabessa Fish Santuary By Revivalist Jerry Ricciotti

Oracabessa Fish Santuary By Revivalist Jerry Ricciotti

A man in a spring suit sharpens the tip of a spear by the dock. A joint possibly hangs out of his mouth, my memory evades me. He points out a large grouper beneath the dock. I nod, thinking little about the significance of the large predator swimming idly beneath us. That large fish, I would soon learn, isn't as common as one might expect in this part of the Caribbean.
Boboshanti Fortress

Boboshanti Fortress

While embarking on our journey to Bull Bay, Roark and fellow revivalists arrive at one of the most notorious Rastafari Camps in all of Jamaica to gain a newfound perspective and perform Niyabinghi chants with Emperor Haile Selassie I.
Roark Presents: Nate Zoller in Camino Abierto

Roark Presents: Nate Zoller in Camino Abierto

Skipping town to uncover rare waves in fickle environments. "I have this problem with not letting a forecast go. From the time a swell comes onto my radar until the last set breaks my mind wanders through a maze of untapped fortune. It starts with the question; is it worth it?"
A Trip to the Record Store on Beat Street

A Trip to the Record Store on Beat Street

Rockers International record shop is not in a particularly flashy part of Kingston, Jamaica. Orange Street, once dubbed Beat Street by locals and the birthplace of reggae music, is now dusty and sun-baked and quite evidently off the beaten tourist trail.