Published Writing

Highlights and Features

VANISHED: The Mysterious Disappearance of a Climber in the Sierra Nevada Climbing Magazine, July 2016

What Happens After Countries Finally Start Sending Women to the Olympics, VICE Sports, August 2016

A Dose of the Outdoors REI Co-op Journal, July 2018

Limits of the Known’ Explores a Life of Adventure Outside Online, March 2018

Mountain Man: A Shift from Roads to Trails Elevated Tim Tollefson’s Career Runner’s World, May 2017

Six of the Best US National Trails The Guardian, October 2018

Olympian Alexi Pappas on Running and Writing Her Greek Heritage Marriott Traveler, October 2018


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Outside Online

Limits of the Known’ Explores a Life of Adventure March 2018

The Business of Insoles: Support System or Rip-Off? February 23, 2016

The Top 10 Men of the Olympic Trials Marathon February 10, 2016

The Top 10 Women of the Olympic Trials Marathon January 14, 2016

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

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

REI Co-op Journal 

A Dose of the Outdoors July 2018

There’s No Running in Forest Bathing October 2018

How to Travel and Hike in Japan December 2018

How to Travel and Explore Tuscany December 2018

How to Travel to Machu Picchu July 2018

Machu Picchu Hike: Everything You Need to Know October 2017

Bikes and Brews: Mammoth Lakes, California September 2017

The Art of Adventure Writing July 2017

Tim Tollefson Will Run for Donuts June 2017

Training Tips for a Pain-free Return to the Trails February 2017

How One Trail Runner Helps the NPS Study Wildlife February 2017

How to Train for a Road Race on the Trails September 2016

Runner’s World

The Road to Glory September 2017

Bishop, CA – Summer Travel Feature August 2017

Camille Herron Becomes First American to Win Comrades Marathon in 20 Years June 2017

Mountain Man: A shift from roads to trails elevated Tim Tollefson’s career May 2017

The Guardian

Six of the Best US National Trails The Guardian, October 2018

Trail Runner Magazine

Celebrating the Trail Running Ancients July 2018

The First Woman to Run Boston Marathon Trained on the Trails April 16, 2018

VICE Sports

What Happens After Countries Finally Start Sending Women to the Olympics August 2016

When Bobbi Gibb Crashed the Boston Marathon and Blazed a Trail for Women April 14, 2016

A New Contender for “Dirtiest Race in History” August 4, 2016

Alaska Airlines Magazine

Active in the Eastern Sierra June 2018

Watching for Fish in Red’s Meadow October 2017

Outdoors in the Eastern Sierra: Southern Mono County Adventures June 2017

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 Travel Guides

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

Yosemite National Park Travel Guide, May 2014

Backcountry Magazine

Kimmy Fasani’s Return to Powder February 2014

Powderhounds in the Night September 2013

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

Burgers and Beer (and Backcountry Skiing) May 2011

Backpacker Magazine

How to Beat Altitude Sickness May 2016

Bespoke Magazine

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


How a Pedal Strike Can Start a Wildfire September 2016


VANISHED: The Mysterious Disappearance of a Climber in the Sierra Nevada  July 2016


Brenda Martinez turns Rejection into a Chance to Give Back June 2015

Hang Gliding and Paragliding Magazine

Dave Turner: Fly Like an Eagle March 2015

Hiking the Headwaters: Finding Flow in the San Joaquin River High Country July 2015

Matador Network

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

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

Marriott Traveler

Olympian Alexi Pappas on Running and Writing Her Greek Heritage October 2018

Mountain Magazine

Time Tested: Tasc Performance Elevation Base Layers February 17, 2017

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

MTN Lodges: Alpenhof Lodge, Mammoth, CA Early Winter 2014

MTN Lodges: The Knickerbocker Mansion, Big Bear Lake, CA Early Winter 2015

Montage Magazine

Great Heights: Rock Climbing Ascends into Mainstream Sporting, Summer 2015

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

SKI Magazine

Mammoth Lakes Resort Guide Winter 2016/17

Sun Valley Magazine

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

Pairing Wine with the Great Outdoors April 2012

The Sheet News

A Mere Mortal Cannot Kill a Goddess: Restaurant Skadi Closes After 17 Years  May 25, 2012

Women’s Adventure

From Gold Medal Favorite to Sochi Underdog January 2014

Copy Writing Clients

Mammoth Lakes Trail System

Visit Mammoth

Mammoth Mountain Chalets

Northern Ontario Tourism

Explore Canada Like a Local


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