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Kern Ducote

Kern Ducote

Kern Ducote is a photographer based in Santa Barbara. He grew up on the watersheds of the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland, on a steady diet of blue crabs and community (the two have more in common than you’d think). After a few steady years of travel and learning about the necessities of life via long walks on long trails, Kern has settled into a steady gig on Patagonia’s Worn Wear tours.

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Roadside attraction or emergency bathroom stop? Sometimes they are one and the same. Photo: Kern Ducote

Business Is Good

Apr 10, 2019 April 10, 2019

I lost track of how many people asked us why we were driving into the deeper nooks of New England during the middle of winter. I knew the answer, but I’d be lying if I didn’t question the reasoning myself. The Worn Wear crew set out to visit a few… Read More

The first few inches of the 16 we left behind on our way to Sun Valley. Photo: Kern Ducote

Better Than We Knew

Apr 5, 2018 April 5, 2018

After 48 days in the same vehicle with the same four people, five if you count Brandon’s second shadow and beloved dog Rudy (half dog, half human), one is ready for a week of weekends. We romped around for the better part of the last two months, running from Squaw… Read More