Jenny bruso

Founder, Unlikely Hikers



Jenny Bruso is a self-identified fat, femme, queer, writer and hiker on a trajectory of healing, self-care and adventure in the outdoors. Through sharing her personal stories and the @UnlikelyHikers Instagram community, she wants to bust up preconceived notions of what an “outdoorsperson” looks like and put a spotlight on diversity, inclusion and representation. Her work can be found in Portland Monthly Magazine, FabUplus Magazine, Huffpost, the REI Co-Op Blog, Popaganda and Upworthy. She lives and adventures in Portland, Oregon.

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