Nutan Shinde-Pawar

Rock Climber and Freelance Outdoor Writer

Nutan is a climber, hiker and freelance writer. She grew up in a conservative family with no exposure to the outdoors or adventure activities. She was working as a software engineer when she discovered her love for the outdoors and decided to make the switch to a career in the outdoor industry. Through her words, she wants to highlight inspiring stories of adventurers of various backgrounds to promote the outdoor field and create gender-neutral communities. She writes for outdoor companies like UKClimbing, ExplorersWeb, Rock and Ice, Gearjunkie and others. Follow her work at @nutaneer.