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Gregg Treinish, 31

By: Stephen Duncan

This adventurer-turned-ecologist is building an army of backcountry citizen-scientists.

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Heroes: David Gonzales, 46

By: Jacob Baynham

This eco-obsessed author and photographer is saving his local forest, one tree at a time.

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Heroes: Mike Peters, 54

By: Heather Steinberger

This alt-rock star helps fight cancer by combining music and hiking.

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Heroes: Jason Stout, 42

By: Morgan Tilton

He healed his grief on an outdoor journey - and now helps teens do the same.

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Heroes: Austin Taylor, 27

By: Jayme Moye

He's creating Haiti's first backpacking tours—and keeping the profits local.

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Heroes: Ken John, 55

By: Jayme Moye

This former executive helps the homeless by distributing used camping gear.

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Heroes: Ken Phillips, 53

By: Nathan Pipenberg

A savior to injured hikers, he's training the next wave of backcountry medics.

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Heroes: Margaret Fuller, 77

By: Morgan Tilton

This trailblazing granny wrote the book on Idaho trails–and still hikes daily.

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