Covering the diverse ground between geography lesson, sports journal and anecdotal meandering, this journal is our way of sharing our passion for life. A passion we tap into whenever possible and celebrate time and again by sharing our stories with others.

We’ve categorised these stories, making it easy for you to navigate. You can check out the latest in Environment, News & Events, Patagonia Surf, Products & Specials and Tales of Adventure. Or enjoy the ramblings from our Global Ambassadors and Local Team Riders. The monthly archives make it easy for you to search through older stories, and we add to the collection regularly, so be sure to check back in.


Patagonia has recently produced a multi award winning film called DamNation. It’s part of an awareness campaign against unnecessary and obsolete dams that stop the natural flow of life.  This powerful film odyssey across America explores the … continue »

Executive Producer of DamNation and Patagonia founder, Yvon Chouinard, has long been an advocate of dam busting and protecting free flowing rivers. Photo: Tim Davis

Organic Cotton

Conventionally grown cotton is one of the most toxic crops on the planet. Organic cotton, on the other hand, is grown without harmful chemicals. It supports biodiversity, healthy ecosystems, improves soil quality, often uses less water … continue »

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Photo: by Mike Tittel