The Cleanest Line
Laurel Winterbourne

Laurel Winterbourne

Laurel Winterbourne was an employee at Patagonia for five years until she joined her husband, Trevor Clark, in the pursuit of creative imagery. She finds her passion in writing, the environment and outdoor adventures. Laurel grew up surfing in Encinitas, California, now lives on Donner Lake in Truckee and has made the Sierra her playground.

Articles

Above: Cheering on friends. All photos: Trevor Clark

My Best Surf Session with the High Fives Foundation

Jun 30, 2014 June 30, 2014

Head-high peaks stacked in perfect rows, warm clear water, and glassy surface conditions were not the reasons for the best surf session of my life. Sometimes it’s about more than that. If you were asked to describe your most memorable surf session, what would you say? Would you scroll… Read More

Don’t Wait for Good, Go Find It – Full Circle

Don’t Wait for Good, Go Find It – Full Circle

Dec 7, 2012 December 7, 2012

The world needs GOOD stories. Fortunately there are people like Trevor Clark who put it all on the line, travel thousands of miles and spend countless hours, days and months to get these stories out there. Trevor is an outdoor adventure photographer and friend of Patagonia… Read More

[The Dealer Service team conquered the invasive species. Photo: Arya Degenhardt]

Patagonia Dealer Service Team Tackles Invasive Weeds

Jul 19, 2012 July 19, 2012

When you spend most of your days sitting at a desk and staring at a computer, it’s easy to get lost in the day to day work of managing orders, inventory and deadlines. We often forget to think about the bigger picture of what brought us to this company, but… Read More