Tracing Back to Our Roots

Jenna Gneiski, Marketing Intern In the spirit of the outdoors, I’d like to start off this blog post with a meaningful quote.  “It is in the roots, not the branches, that a tree’s greatest strength lies.” ― Matshona Dhliwayo, philosopher and entrepreneur  Every tree was once planted from a seed and grew roots, including Venture…

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Kayak Pittsburgh Equipment Sales Open

Written By: Kelly McQueston, Intern Want to plan your own kayak adventure? You can today, with your very own Venture Outdoors watercraft. Venture Outdoors is selling off a variety of used watercrafts that were used as part of the Kayak Pittsburgh rental fleet. Everything from single kayaks to our ten and twelve-foot paddle boards is…

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Get to Know the Venture Outdoors Marketing Interns!

Meet our 2020 Fall Marketing Interns!     Austin: Hello, my name is Austin, from the Harrisburg/Hershey area, an intern from Point Park University majoring in Multimedia. I enjoy anything technology, I love creating photos and conveying the message through photographs.   Kate: My name is Kate Campolieta, and I am a senior at Pitt studying communications….

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A letter from a kayaker in Pittsburgh

A letter from a kayaker,   A few years ago, I discovered Venture Outdoors and signed up for my first kayaking trip.  Since then I've been hooked. These trips mean a lot to me because they provide a great way to escape from the many stressors of work and everyday life.  I'm an ICU nurse...
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Banff is Back

Jenna Gnieski, Communications Intern The Banff Mountain Film Festival is back on Thursday, October 15, but this year with a twist. Audiences will experience awe-inspiring action films in the comfort of their own car, drive-in movie style at the Carrie Blast Furnaces. Bring some snacks and blankets and get cozied up to watch some of…

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