Travel is a core part of our business and whether you are a local or a visitor to our town, you can have an adventure at the Franklin Hotel and Refuge bar. On the Glass Top Counter we love featuring other local businesses who reflect our values and interviewing hotel owner Jay Patel was a true delight as he has disrupted the hospitality industry in the best of ways, investing in his staff and building a business based on trust. May you take as much joy in reading this interview as I did in writing it.
Join Bill Webster, founder of Dixie Rock and the director of Parks and Recs and Keith Dodson, Recreation Specialist, for this fun conversation reflecting on the story of the longest continuous running climbing contest.
Daniela Aliy shares her fears for the natural world in light of the recent government shutdown. Unafraid to ask the big questions, Aliy takes the reader on a journey from the darkness of those affected by the government shutdown, to the light of community to support each other and the earth we call home.
In this exclusive interview with Gary Lenett, founder and CEO of Dish & Duer, a Vancouver-based clothing brand that bridges the gap between fashion and active apparel, savor wise words on the art of doing more with less and discover what a difference the perfect pair of jeans can make in your daily life.
In 2019 one of the many things we hope to see is more awareness around acceptance of the transgender community in our culture and the outdoor industry. We are grateful to have Emmy Johnson on our team as they have helped us make our store gender neutral friendly and will be leading a training for our whole team on January 9th. In this post learn how you can be a part of making our society more accepting of the growing gender neutral population.