Published Writing

by Monica Prelle | Select Clips 

Outside Online

Why the Mile is Dead (and Worth Saving) May 6, 2014

How Deena Kastor will Attack the NYC Marathon October 30, 2014

Mountain Magazine

The Pantheon: Mammoth, CA Mountain Collective 2014/2015 issue

Mountain Lodges: Alpenhof Lodge, Mammoth, CA Winter 2014

Alaska Airlines Magazine

Mountain Majesty – Mammoth Lakes Travel Planner March 2015

On a Grand Scale: Mammoth offers year-round activities March 2014

Spring and Summer in the Mammoth Lakes Region March 2013

Afar Magazine – – Afar Travel Guidesmegadroughtm

A Local’s Guide to Mammoth Lakes, California, for, July 2013

Yosemite Travel Guide, March 2014

Backcountry Magazine

Kimmy Fasani’s Return to Powder February 2014

Powderhounds in the Night September 2013 (print only)

The Access Issue: Backcountry riders fight for their rights 8s and 11s Newsletter, June 2011

Burgers and Beer (and Backcountry Skiing) May 2011

Spring Fling: Is it really here? April 2011

Gear Test Day One:  Early Buzz March 2011

La Nina on Steroids January 2011

Bespoke Magazine

Haute Wine: Salvatore Ferragamo’s Il Borro winery Summer 2013

Montage Magazine

American Wine Revolution Winter 2014

Adventures in Wonderland Winter 2013

South America’s Virtuoso: The Wine’s of Chile Spring 2013

A Smart Pairing:  Technology and wine come together Fall 2013

Sea Island Life Magazine

At Your Service: Wine concierges personalize service Winter 2014

Foam Magazine

High-Altitude Haven: Olympic Snowboarder Kelly Clark’s Mountain Abode  December 2013

Mammoth Times

Olympic Sports Psychology with Kelly Clark  January 16, 2014

 New Records Set at Mammoth Freedom Mile July 2014

Matador Network

A profile of David Roberts, mountaineering pioneer and author March 2013

22 Instagrams out of Breckenridge, CO November 2012

Why you should explore Breckenridge, Colorado in the off-season October 2012

Mountain biking in Breckenridge, Colorado: 4 solid rides October 2012

7-day travel guide to Thunder Bay, Ontario September 2012

Kayaking the World’s Biggest Lake August 2012

Hiking Guide to Sleeping Giant Provincial Park, Ontario July 2012

Sierra Heritage Magazine

Kamikaze Bike Games Returns to Mammoth October 2013

Farrington Clinches a Spot on the Olympic Snowboard Team January 21, 2014

Pairing Wine with the Great Outdoors – Spring edition April 2012


Sierra Nevada  Trail Guide  August 2014

The Active Times

Freeskiing to Debut at 2014 Winter Olympic Games January 2014

The Best Cross Training for Snowboarders November 2013

Fast Times at the Mammoth Track November 2013

Two-Wheeled Whitefish August 2012

Epic Descents: 7 classic Sierra summits  April 2012

Visit Mammoth

Daniel Tapia’s Road to Running Success March 2015

Mammoth Mountain Featured Run: Monuments November 2014

Confessions of a Winter Angler November 2014

Local Profile: Jeremy McGhee October 2014

3 Days of Adventure: Climbing in Mammoth Lakes July 2014

Top Spots for Dog Walking in Mammoth Lakes July 2014

Women’s Adventure

From Gold Medal Favorite to Sochi Underdog January 2014

The Sheet News:

A Mere Mortal Cannot Kill a Goddess: Restaurant Skadi Closes  May 25, 2012

A Fish Creek Adventure Mammoth Monthly, July 2007

Northern Ontario Tourism Travel Blog

Sailing the World’s Biggest Lake

Fishin’ the Nipigon at the Headwaters of Lake Superior

Hiking to the Top of the Giant

Flying Over the World’s Biggest Lake

An Entertaining Stay in Thunder Bay


Seven Scenic Summits

Backpacking 101

How to Get Started Birding

Must Have Foods for Your Camping Trip

4 Quick and Easy Breakfasts for Camping


Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA) Bodie McDowell Scholarship winner, 2014.

Fellowship awarded to the 2014 Symposium for Professional Wine Writers at Meadowood in Napa Valley. Camping  Best Outdoors Website 2013, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)

Best Conference Related Work 2013, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC) Camping 2nd Place Best Website 2012, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)

Postcards from California About Camping, 1st Place Series of Photographs 2012, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)

Hot Creek and the High Sierra  About Camping, 1st Place Feature Photo 2012, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)

Broken Lines: Fly fishing the Sierra Nevada Matador Network, 2nd Place Action Photo 2012, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)

Gear Test: Day 1 to Day 5 Backcountry Magazine, 2nd Place Series of Articles 2012, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)

Stoke: Surfing Mammoth’s Snow July 2007, Mammoth Monthly Magazine, 3rd Place Best Magazine Feature 2007, Outdoor Writer’s Association of California (OWAC)


Camping Novice? Let Monica Prelle guide you through it, Metro News, New York

Morning Living Guest Speaker, Martha Stewart Living Radio XM110, May 17, 2012

Matador contributor Monica Prelle wins journalism award Matador Network, May 18, 2012

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