Carston Oliver

Carston Oliver is a skier, mountain biker, and general lover of the outdoors. Many of his adventures over the years have landed in the pages of publications like Bike, Powder, Decline, the Ski Journal, Skiing, Outside, Backcountry, and others. He has also appeared in award-winning films by Sweetgrass Productions and National Geographic’s Extreme Photo of the Week. Follow @carstonoliver on Instagram.

Utah by Dirt: Seeking the Secrets of the Desert

Hot, harsh, arid wastelands, nothing but sand, sky, and rocks.  Majestic, sweeping landscapes, teeming with a life that seems it shouldn’t be, and more things to see, experience, and explore than one could imagine to fit in a lifetime.  These are two ways to describe the desert, neither wrong, and neither giving the whole picture.  A land of…

Utah by Dirt: Desert Mountain Biking Near Green River

For Utah by Dirt, four friends find as much Utah adventure as possible accessed by dirt roads. Follow their story on The Adventurists blog. With a backdrop of striking shadows cast from back-lit rock spines, a mountain biker stirs a billowing cloud of dust as he or she descends an impossibly steep line, pops off of a…