Adam Hurlburt

writer, editor, raconteur

Passionate, award-winning writer with newspaper, magazine, web, and TV experience. Familiar with Photoshop, InDesign, and Final Cut Pro. Creative writer, detail-oriented editor, enthusiastic photographer, and inspired designer. Car guy. Mountain biker. Guitar, bass, synth player. Bespectacled music dweeb.

United States of America

Portfolio

Xolo Outdoor

16 Tips for First Time Winter Camping

The first snowfall every year can signal months of frustration for some outdoor hobbyists, but it doesn’t have to. Believe it or not, winter camping can be an even more serene...

Automobile Magazine

March of the Microbuses

The Shasta Snow Trip is unlike any other vintage vehicle event. Open exclusively to pre-1968 VW Microbuses, this outlaw winter romp is the stuff of legend among VW junkies.

Black Hills Pioneer

Shedding Light on the Darkness

What's the difference between dark matter and dark energy, and why are they important?

Car Throttle

3 Ways Daily Driving a Classic Car Will Make You a Better Person

The path to enlightenment is the open road and the keys to a classic motor.

Black Hills Pioneer

A Portrait Of Hunger On The Pine Ridge Reservation

... There’s a popular misconception that American Indians living on the reservations receive a glut of government assistance and have everything they need. ...

Black Hills Pioneer

Bookends

"The last time I drove that car more than 50 miles was in 1964," Russ Mowry said, gazing at his bright yellow 1959 Elva Courier ...

Car Throttle

The Spirit of Japan's Outlaw Drift Scene is Alive and Well in the Most Unlikely of Places

Drifting lost its innocence to corporatization and vulgarity at a speed rivaled only by Miley Cyrus, but the outlaw drift scene is alive and well ...

Bullshitist

Pinkerton at 20: A too honest five-track memoir for Weezer's too honest record

Blue is a great record, but it doesn’t hit me like Pinkerton, e.g. like a lipstick-sealed note from a crush with “I just want to be friends” written inside.

cascadecampers.com

Cascade Campers

Original web and branding copy for Tukwila, Washington's Cascade Campers.

Car Throttle

The Definitive Guide To Nissan's Forgotten S-Chassis Cars

How do you count to 15? Do you start at 13? I didn't think so.

Spec advertisement for Old Forester Bourbon

The Novelist

Black Hills Pioneer

The Dawn of DUNE

It sounds like the plot of a science fiction blockbuster: An international team of scientists is hard at work on a cutting edge experiment to beam trillions of curious particles...