Dac Collins, News Editor at Outdoor Life

Dac Collins

News Editor


  • A recovering trout bum and steelhead junky, and a disciple of John Gierach, Joe Brooks, and Tom McGuane. 
  • Enjoys thinking and writing about the “why” behind outdoor pursuits, and exploring the deep connection between humans and the natural world.
  • Previously worked as a freelancer, staff writer, and editor at weekly newspapers and alt-weeklies in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.

More from Dac Collins

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