Daniel Modlin

Daniel Modlin
Education: Kenyon College

Daniel Modlin is a writer and editor. His work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, New York Magazine, Wired, The Daily Beast, and more. He covers a range of topics in the travel and review space, including National Parks and the best gear for almost any kind of trip. He was previously an editor for The Daily Beast.


  • Daniel was the editor for the Daily Beast
  • He has over 5+ years working as a writer/editor


Daniel is an expert in sustainability, and a world-traveler, who packs weeks in advance before a trip, and never wants his gear to let him down.

Favorite Purchase:

Daniel's favorite purchase is his Black Diamond headlamp that he's had for 5 years and takes on every trip.


Daniel has earned his B.A. in political science at Kenyon College.

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