Outdoor Conversation Series


Join us for Tuesday Talks as we sit down with industry professionals, leaders, and outdoor ambassadors in this outdoor focused conversation series. Our goal is to introduce you to influential individuals through authentic conversations on Instagram Live. We will touch on diversity in the outdoors, how to break into the industry, current trends, and much more! Stay tuned for upcoming guests and feel free to submit your questions to peakinfo@csus.edu beforehand!

Tuesday | 4:00pm | @Peak_Adventures Instagram Live




February – Black History Month

Date: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021 

Time: 4:00pm to 4:30pm

Link: Peak Adventures Instagram Live

Celebrate Black History Month and continue the conversation about diversity, representation, and inclusion in outdoor spaces with Peak Adventures! Tune in to an Instagram Live interview with Soul Trak and the CSUS MLK Center to discuss diversity and inclusion in outdoor spaces and recreation. During this conversation, we’ll be interacting with both our public speakers and you to continue the conversation about the black community’s contribution to outdoor recreation and navigating barriers to the field.


March – Women’s History Month with Rebecca Walsh

Date: Tuesday, March 30th, 2021 

Time: 3:00pm to 3:30pm

Link: Peak Adventures Instagram Live

Happy women’s history month! Celebrate with Peak Adventures the amazing women who have had an impact in outdoor spaces. Join us as we talk to female professionals in the field and ask your questions as they share their experiences and insight.

Rebecca Walsh is a former Army officer, the founder of Hike Like A Woman, and owner of Laramie’s Basecamp, an outdoor retail store, guiding and outfitting company in Laramie, Wyoming. She’s also the author of the e-books, How To Hike When You’re Pregnant and How To Hike With Kids. Rebecca has appeared on the PBS television show Travels With Darley. Her work with Hike Like a Woman has been mentioned in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, The New York Times, Real Simple Magazine, The Dyrt, The National Park Journal (Colorado) and Visit Wyoming. Rebecca has been featured on various podcasts and radio shows to include Minnesota Public Radio and as a speaker at the Outdoor Blogger Summit. In 2014 Rebecca started a local hiking group, Little Laramie Hikers with the goal to connect children with the outdoors, the group hikes weekly rain or shine and serves over 600 families in the community. When she’s not outside having an adventure, she’s busy with her husband planning their next family adventure for their two wild boys.


April – Pride Week


The LGBTQ+ community is a vital part of our outdoor spaces. Tune in to Peak Adventures’ #TuesdayTalk celebrating the healing space that the outdoors has provided the LGBTQ+ and chatting with organizational role models about how to continue to take advantage of outdoor recreation to find community.


May – National Bike Month


It that time of the year again, National Bike Month! This month Peak Adventures is hosting a conversation surrounding the benefits of biking. We’ll be chatting with industry and community specialists about health, wellness, and community that cycling provides. Continue the bike love and tune into our virtual screening of the Filmed By Bike Film Festival!