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Las Vegas Journal - Escape Adventures offers eco-tours far from The Strip's hubbub

Escape Adventures offers eco-tours far from The Strip's hubbub.

Las Vegas Journal November 17, 2007
Article by Benjamin Spillman, Las Vegas Review-Journal McClatchy-Tribune Regional News

Nov. 17--A journey into the gaudy chaos of the Strip is an escape from reality for nearly 40 million people annually.

For Jared Fisher, it's a rescue mission.

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Adventure Cyclist - Hell on Wheels

Hell on Wheels

Adventure Cyclist (September/October 2007)
Article by Michael DiGregorio

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It's been said that water is the most precious resource here in the hottest, driest, and lowest point in North America. If that's the case, then shade comes in a close second. Although the calendar said April, the Death Valley sun had already gone heat-lamp intense.

Accordingly, a clutch of cyclists, all men in their late forties, prepped and sun screened-up beneath a bosk of shaggy mesquite trees near the visitor center at Furnace Creek in Death Valley National Park. Surging out from this miniature green zone, surrounded by 3,000 square miles of brown, the cyclists will find zero defenses for the UV version of a full-court press.

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Bike - Ride Bikes, Save Earth

Ride Bikes, Save Earth
Moab's Escape Adventures Raises the Sustainability Bar

Bike (September/October 2007)
Article by Michael DiGregorio

By the prevailing standard of modern Las Vegas, Heather and Jared Fisher are the unassuming exception. Co-owners of Las Vegas Cyclery, Moab Cyclery and Escape Adventures- a 17-year old mountain bike touring and trekking outfit- the Fishers have made a nice living out of packaging low-impact outdoor pursuits.

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Bicycle Retailer - Jared Fisher Takes Green Route With Retail and Touring Businesses

Jared Fisher Takes Green Route With Retail and Touring Businesses

Bicycle Retailer (March 2007)
p. 43, Article by Matt Wiebe 

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LAS VEGAS, NV — Jared Fisher’s tours on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon in the early 1990s were so popular that they bankrolled his growing tour company, Escape Adventures.

But the National Forest Service began closing the Kaibab National Forest on a regular basis, threatening Fisher’s tour business. Fisher faced a host of difficult business decisions, but today his touring company and retail business, Moab Cyclery, are entirely carbon neutral.

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Specializing in western North America, Escape Adventures is a leader in first-class eco-friendly cycling and multi-sport adventure. In 2006, we became the world's first carbon neutral outfitter, bringing sustainable adventure to all the places we visit, from Alaska to Belize and beyond. By simply joining a tour with us, outdoor enthusiasts are now helping to preserve the beautiful backcountry areas they enjoy.

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