What is your full name?
Christopher Ryan Weiss
Are you a morning person or a night person?
Do you have any phobias?
What is your favorite piece of hiking gear?
Patagonia R1 pullover.
Is there anything about you that we should know about?
My ideal job, other than selling t-shirts for Live Intense, is designing and testing outdoor equipment.
What is your favorite breakfast food?
While hiking, boxers or briefs? (... neither?)
Neither. Underwear weights too much to pack.
Do you like guacamole?
Only on a Chipotle burrito.
What is the weirdest thing about you? Are you proud of it?
I don't like wearing cotton socks, only merino wool; yes.
What famous person do you most resemble?
I don't know. No one has ever told me.
What is the strangest thing you have ever eaten?
While on the hiking trail, what do you think about the most?
Where my next step will be so I don't trip.
Which of the four seasons is your favorite?
If you had to be trapped in a TV show for a month, which would you choose?
If you were to join the circus, what would you perform?
Do you like piña coladas and getting caught in the rain?
No on piña coladas, yes on getting caught in the rain as long as its with that special someone.
Wine, beer or whisky?
Beer, especially craft.
What is your most memorable hiking trip?
Pictured Rocks in Michigan.
What kind of boots do you hike in?
Usually Asolo, but Garmont currently.
Who is your favorite outdoor gear company? (other than Live Intense of course...)
Tie: Patagonia and Arc'teryx.
What is your favorite thing about hiking/kayaking/backpacking etc.?
Being surrounded by nature.
What would your dream sandwich be?
Peanut butter and honey on wheat bread.
What is your favorite ice-cream? Or are you more of a gelato kind of guy?
Ben & Jerry's Canilla Toffee Bar Crunch.
Have you ever been outside of the United States? If so, what was your favorite place to visit? If not, do you have a favorite place state side?
Would you ever wear socks with sandals?
Only if I have to take the dog outside and can't find my shoes.