Straight from the fields

My Favorite Things

Karin Gardner, Marketing Communications Manager, Oppy



  • Cycling
  • Playing Cribbage
  • Road Trips
  • Open Water Swimming
  • Sundance & Daffodil
  • Classic Detective Fiction
  • SUP Board
  • Triathlons
  • SCUBA Diving

"Isn't it amazing where two wheels can take you?"
"Learned it from my uncle, taught it to my niece and nephews, will play it with anyone, anytime!"
"Hitting National Parks with my handsome husband Mike."
"The best way to start or end a summer day."
"The cats of Oppy Bismarck."
"Agatha Christie, PD James, and Raymond Chandler are some of my favorites."
"There is nothing like taking a Stand Up Paddle board on the Missouri River."
"Been competing for 20-plus years, training for Ironman Arizona 2018."
"It's like a nature hike, underwater!"