Samantha Silverman, Assistant Gear Editor at Outdoor Life

Samantha Silverman

Assistant Gear Editor


  • Expertise and interests include backpacking, hiking, camping, and snow sports
  • Enjoys writing about outdoor gear innovations, backcountry safety, and wilderness medicine
  • Previous work experience: Copywriting for financial marketing, writer at Jackson Hole News and Guide, outdoor educator at Teton Science Schools and Colorado College Outdoor Education, editor-in-chief at The Colorado College Catalyst

More from Samantha Silverman

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Three women hiking in the mountains wearing the best hiking backpacks
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A Garmin Fenix 6 with a GPS map projected on its screen
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