Woweee, I didn’t expect to win so many amazing awards, but am stoked to be a recipient! The Outdoor Writers Association of California honored me with 7 awards in the 2012 Excellence in Craft Awards at the organization’s spring conference in Morro Bay.
So here they are in no particular order:
Website – 2nd Place: About Camping
Feature Photo – 1st Place: “Hot Creek and the High Sierra” Camping.About.com
Series of Photos – 1st Place: “Postcards from California” Camping.About.com
Action Photo – 2nd Place: “Broken Lines: Fly fishing the Sierra Nevada” Matador Sports.com
Series of Articles – 2nd Place: “Gear Test: Day 1 to Day 5” BackcountryMagazine.com
Web-only article – Honorable Mention: “Burgers and Beer (and backcountry skiing)” Backcountry Magazine.com
Newsletter – Honorable Mention: “The Access Issue” 8s an 11s (Backcountry Magazine’s Newsletter)
Ahem, I would like to thank my fans including but not limited to my mom (and dad!), sisters, aunts, husband and Blueberry, my number one fan-Chris, and anyone else out there that is actually reading this.