Industry headlines: Intriguing reads from around the web

Outdoor startup competition: If you run a new outdoor company, apply to Win Moosejaw’s accelerator competition. [Gear Junkie]

REI closes NY store: REI has announced it will close its only location in the Hudson Valley next year. [Lohud]

A familiar problem: Just like the U.S., Europe is experiencing overcrowding on public lands due to an uptick in outdoor recreation. [The New York Times]

Hut trips during the pandemic: 10th Mountain Division huts are now open again, but you’ll have to make a reservation to stay in one. [Aspen Public Radio]

Too many people in Zion: Zion National Park is struggling to contain crowds as visitors flock to the area. [Las Vegas Review-Journal]

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