Must have camping gear/gadget:
Any of the various contraptions that allow me to make coffee.
Favorite adventure destination:
I love exploring the rivers and canyons of Utah… It never gets old. Next answer, any body of water be it moving or still.
Worst/funniest outdoor story:
My worst story was when I had to medevac my dog eight miles on an improvised stretcher after she was injured while on a backpacking trip in the West Elks. We spent an extra night in the woods, burned a few extra calories and I sprouted a few extra grey hairs, but my pup was ok after a bit of rest.
Go to Mountainsmith gear:
Anything from our travel storage family… Basic Cubes, Mod-Haulers, Bike Cubes… No matter what the trip, or during preparation for a trip… They help keep my gear organized and ready to go.
Fun fact or unknown tidbit about Jonathan:
As a teenager, I was a Silver medalist in the Sunshine State Games for Tae Kwon Do sparring.