Molly Baker

Hometown: Tuolumne, CA
Current Transportation: 2002 Toyota Tacoma
Core Activities: Skiing
Non-Core Activities: Swimming, running, pilates, biking, surfing, writing, reading, soccer
Sponsors: Outdoor Research, Atomic Skis, Clif Bar, Backcountry.com, Mt. Baker Ski Area, Alta Ski Area and Surefoot
Favorite Places: North Cascades, Na Pali Coast, Sonora Pass, Southern Patagonia, and Roger’s Pass.
My Jam Is: “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay” by Otis Redding
I Eat Lots Of: Bananas, ginger, and peanut butter
Fun Fact: The first place I lived in Washington was in a barn off Highway 20, on a blueberry farm.

Professional skier, freelance writer, dancing enthusiast and pastry aficionado—lives out of a ski bag and one suitcase, traveling the world’s snowy and mountainous zones. From Argentina to Norway, and everywhere in between, she’s worked in front of the lens of most major ski photographers and contributes to ESPN Freeskiing, The Ski Journal and many more publications, sharing the stories of what it’s like to be a modern-day ski gypsy.

How To Stay Grounded While Traveling

Ski gypsy Molly Baker's life is a whirlwind of travel. Here's how she stays grounded and healthy, wherever she may be. [Read More]

Tiny House Tour 2014: Episode Three - Best in Snow

As skiers we either have them or we have friends with them—those furry friends that freak out in a snow frenzy: dogs. [Read More]

Tiny House Tour 2014: Episode Two - Parking Lot Culture

Everyone knows the campers that flood the local hill's parking lot in winter. Here's a glimpse inside their parking lot culture. [Read More]

Tiny House Tour 2014: Episode One - Winter’s People

The Outdoor Research Tiny House crew reflects on what skiing means to us at different stages of our life. [Read More]

Outdoor Research Ski Ambassador Molly Baker ‘Valhalla’ Edit

In this edit from Sweetgrass Productions' "Valhalla," OR Ski Ambassador Molly Baker talks life on the road and love for skiing. [Read More]

Tiny House Tour 3: Home for the Holidays

Ski Ambassadors Zack Giffin & Molly Baker are taking the Outdoor Research Tiny House on the road in an endless search for snow. [Read More]

The Tiny House Tour, Season 3, Kicks Off

Less stuff equals more life—and more powder—in OR's Tiny House. [Read More]

Are You ‘Hot,’ ‘Skilled,’ or ‘Hot and Skilled’?

Or can female athletes just be rad? [Read More]

Tiny House Tour - Episode 4

There is the discovery, when your eyes catch the first glimpse of a pillow line. [Read More]

How to Prepare Your ACLs for Ski Season

Follow these pro tips to keep your knees shred ready. [Read More]

Insider’s Guide To Revelstoke’s Best Pastries

Skier Molly Baker knows where to find sweet perfection off the slopes, too. [Read More]

Santi Sabe

“There are no ski bums in Argentina. They just don’t exist.” So, the preface had been set, as told by Argentine skier, Santiago Guzman. This was the first night he stayed with us in Glacier.… [Read More]

Cerro Vespigniani

We had seen Fitz Roy posing out there in the distance, like a monument to adventure, as we made our way further south on Argenti [Read More]

Tres Marias y Refugio Frey

Perspectives on a season in South America from two skiers and their refugio's resident feline...

From the windows of the refugio the glare of ice blinds the skiers as they cross the frozen lake.… [Read More]

Sidecountry Sessions: Silverton

Silverton, Colorado is exactly the kind of place you want to spend the Yuletide season. Especially if you are a group of five ski bums… [Read More]

Skiing & Snowboarding Ambassadors
Jessica Baker
Neil Provo
Tom Murphy
Zack Giffin