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November 29, 2016

Cascade Hiker Podcast

I was recently featured on the Cascade Hiker Podcast to talk about my hiking books, the process used to create them, photography, and some of my favorite places to hike.

November 19, 2016

How to Help to Protect Wilderness Areas: 10 Organizations to Consider Supporting

Make a positive difference: support non-profit environmental and trail-related organizations that are doing important work to help protect wilderness areas.

October 12, 2016

KATU Afternoon Live segment

I was recently on KATU’s Afternoon Live show to talk about backpacking gear.

June 4, 2016

Review: Alps Mountaineering Ultra-Light Air Pad

I tested this sleeping pad on a one-night backpacking trip to Siouxon Creek in May.

March 25, 2016

Women in Design

I’m honored to be featured in AIGA Portland’s Women in Design interview series.

February 9, 2016

Guest post: Choosing the best hiking footwear

Questions to ask yourself before choosing your hiking footwear

December 12, 2015

Review: Salomon Ellipse Aero Shoe

Trail running shoes aren’t just for runners.

August 18, 2015

Presentation for Seven Wonders book

Join me on Tuesday, August 18th for a presentation about my upcoming hiking book “I Heart Oregon’s Seven Wonders”.

July 16, 2015

Stuffing with Chicken and Vegetables

Using a store-bought stuffing mix, I added chicken and vegetables to make a fully-rounded meal for backpacking.

July 15, 2015

Thai Red Curry Rice Noodles with Chicken

Coconut milk powder and dried red curry spices make it possible to have Thai food in the backcountry.