Dan Nash founded Hiking the Ozarks in 2007 and grew up exploring the Ozark Mountains; its thousands of miles of beautiful and rugged terrain was the playground his father introduced to him. He has led expeditions, backpacked, hiked and mountaineered in 14 countries. Dan coordinates and leads Hiking the Ozarks' various education and guiding programs, and has tested and reviewed gear for dozens of the largest outdoor companies. He has hundreds of written and video gear reviews including for the Gear Institute, Backpacker's Review and Backpacker Magazine.
Dan is also the Founder & President of Satori Adventures & Expeditions, an international guiding and expedition company, which provides dozens of hiking, backpacking and mountaineering expeditions in over 20 countries.