Skeleton Key Media is content media consultation house that specializes in the outdoor, adventure, and travel industries. From assisting with a specific brand campaign to defining a large-scale digital publishing strategy with outreach via social, video, and content creation, we have the skills and resources needed to make any content development project a success.  As industry veterans, we have an extensive network of freelance writers, photographers, videographers, digital media specialists, social media gurus, website developers, and digital product managers ready to deliver the optimal digital content marketing experience.

Skeleton Key Media Founders

Nathan borchelt

With more than 15 years of experience in the travel and outdoor industry, Nathan Borchelt is a thought-leader in digital content creation, content marketing, and digital products. His writing and photography has appeared in a diverse array of publications including Outside Magazine, The Washington Post, Backpacker, USA Today, National Geographic Travel, and Paste Magazine. Work has taken him to more than three dozen countries, including Sri Lanka, Thailand, Australia, Japan, Peru, Argentina, and all over the Caribbean. He's worked on digital product campaigns for an array of online brands, including REI, National Geographic, USA Today, Orbitz, Columbia Sportswear, and AOL. He currently lives in Washington, DC, and owns far more outdoor gear than any person should ever possess.

amy jurries

Equal parts entrepreneur, writer, and digital media guru, Amy Jurries boasts more than ten years of digital content marketing experience. She's the founder of The GearCaster, a leading outdoor gear website that tracks the trends in the industry, and her writing has appeared in a variety of publications including Outside Magazine, Backpacker, The Red Bulletin, TNT Magazine, and Pilot Guides. Amy has lived and worked in many countries across the world including Belgium, Canada, France, Sweden, and the United Kingdom, though currently resides in sunny California. When not on her bike, she's usually traveling to explore some far off destination. She's also not afraid of wearing any sort of product that comes in bright pink.