Matt Gibson is a freelance adventure travel writer, photographer, and blogger. Born and raised in the Canadian Rockies, Matt started skiing at 3 and swapped the skinny sticks for a snowboard at 12. Though he was raised on hills like Lake Louise, Fernie, and Whitewater, he now lives in Utah makes turns at hills like Snowbird, Powder Mountain, and Park City. For more adventure travel goodness, follow Matt on his adventure travel blog, Facebook page, and Twitter account. If nothing else, you should definitely download his free e-book Five Adventure Photoessays.