Ashley Thess with a turkey.

Ashley Thess

Assistant Gear Editor


  • Interests include backpacking, hiking, camping, skiing, and kiteboarding.
  • Enjoys trying new things and spending all her time outside
  • Previous work experience: NRA Women

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