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Backpacker Magazine – January 2014

Readers' Choice 2014: Dream Jobs

Who doesn't want to combine their passion and paycheck? We helped six BACKPACKER readers score prime internships in the outdoor biz.

by: Allison Woods

Becca Skinner meets a photo shoot subject (Tim Davis)
Becca Skinner meets a photo shoot subject (Tim Davis)

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Josh Mallin, 24, Boulder, CO

BP: What does an outdoor PR job entail?

JM: There’s sexy stuff like leading press trips to exotic locales, but also lots of press release writing, shipping products, blogging, and tracking media hits. Despite all the hard work, there’s plenty of good times, and most importantly, there’s a shared passion for the outdoors.



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