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Clips and Clients

Each one of these partners has a unique story to tell. Below are several examples of digital content and writing projects I’ve produced. Simply click on the project headline to see more information. Want to see what it’s like to work with me? Be sure to check out my testimonials.

Freelance Writer for the REI Co-Op Journal

The REI Co-Op Journal aims to inform and empower the outdoor community at REI. Together with REI’s writers and editors, I build stories that aim to give fellow outdoor enthusiasts the skills they need to thrive outside.



Hut Couture: Everything You Need to Know for Your First Hut Trip

Website Copy Writer and Content Development for Dr. Sheldon Stadnyk

Together I worked with Dr. Stadnyk to create a cohesive marketing plan and digital content plan for his healthcare coach website. We started by identifying Dr. Stadnynk’s core strengths and marketing story. From there, we worked through developing a content marketing plan and identified key channels and content distribution services that Dr. Stadnyk could utilize

The result is a complete website with a targeted marketing message and brand story. I teamed up with the Vivere Design Team for the web development aspect of this site. Click here to view the finished product.

Blog Content for Therm-a-Rest

Are you ready to camp in the desert this winter? I teamed up with Therm-a-Rest to give an exclusive look at everything you need to know for a successful winter camping trip.



The Secrets to Winter Camping in the Desert

Web Content for KOA

I work closely with Matcha (formerly RootsRated) media agency to produce high-quality content for adventurous clients. In a recent piece done for KOA Campgrounds, I’m getting down and dirty with winterizing know-how for your RV rig.



Winterize your RV

Essays with Boulder Weekly

Personal essays always leave us a bit vulnerable, but I seek to inspire others with my stories. An honest, raw look at my mountain climbing career and how it parallels the experiences of others.



Showing up to Fear

Content Contributor with Outdoor ProLink

Outdoor ProLink aims at connecting outdoor professionals to the gear they love. As a content writer for the Dirtbag Dreams blog my mission is to inspire and inform fellow outdoor professionals about the industry and our coveted community.



Click here for an article list

International Adventure Expert with RootsRated

Get inspired at RootsRated where I give the dish on adventure travel for the outdoors-obsessed.



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Freelance Writer for Backpacker Magazine

Over the past year, I have worked closely with skills department editor Corey Buhay to produce print articles for BACKPACKER Magazine. Most of my work includes interviews with industry professionals. I pride myself on working within tight deadlines to deliver drafts and edits in a timely manner.


Check out my author page for a look at my printed work. 

Corporate Writing: Landing Page for Catapult PR-IR

In a need to stay on top of industry trends, Catapult PR-IR needed a web-revamp. I worked closely with their marketing team and freelance web designer to create a punchy landing page.


The challenge? Integrate their traditional bread-and-butter PR with their innovative strategic narrative theory. We worked together on content and SEO optimization to beat out the competition, creating a more powerful web presence.


Take a look here.

Contributor at OutThere Colorado

I’m excited to announce that I am a contributing writer for OutThere Colorado. OutThere Colorado aims to be the one-stop resource for all things outdoors in Colorado. This place is my home and the outdoors of this great state is my sanctuary.


I work closely with the editors of OutThere to deliver engaging content in a timely manner. Check it out.



For a comprehensive list of published pieces, see my Author Page.

Content Generation for Sierra Designs

I recently collaborated with Sierra Designs and Darby Communications to bring you a unique story about taking an adventure-noob into the dizzying jungles of Colombia.



Check out the story here.

Written Content for Graphics with Parks Project

Parks Project aims to support conservation initiatives within our park’s system. They sponsor cleanups, research and infrastructure projects on our public lands. As a way of saying thanks, they also aim to empower the park patron. I tell my top tips for visiting Rocky Mountain National Park.



Check out the story here.

Contributing Content Writer for TETON Sports

I’m excited to be working with the fine folks at TETON Sports. I’m a contributing author on their blog, The Adventure Hub, where I’m bringing you all the latest tips and tricks to make the most of your time outside.


Furthermore, I hosted a #hikerchat on Twitter. Tune in every Friday at 11am MST to discuss all things hiking, camping, and the outdoors!



For a full list of articles see my Author Page. I’m constantly writing new content, so check back often.

Copywriting with Adventure Alternative

Recently, I have been working with the owner of Adventure Alternative to overhaul the content on the company’s webpages. In collaboration with a team of SEO experts, we are improving content to draw more traffic to the site as well as re-working site layout. Since the project’s inception in June of 2017, the site has seen a 66% increase in organic search traffic.


Adventure Alternative works with local grassroots companies, guides, and tour operators to provide people with unique adventures across the globe. With an emphasis on responsible travel, Gavin Bate, the owner, cultivates an attitude of loyalty among local grassroots teams. Gavin has years of experience running expeditions to the world’s tallest peaks, best safari spots, and premier trekking destinations throughout the world.

Contributing Writer for The Dyrt

I have been hard at work getting dirty on behalf of The Dyrt. Specializing in camp spots across the nation, The Dyrt knows the down-low on everything camping.



Check out my Author Page for my latest articles.

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Trekking "Mount Everest" in England, Falling Short via Gear Junkie

What happens when you take six ordinary women with limited backpacking experience and ask them to ascend the height of Mount Everest, 29,029’ (8,848m) in five days? Amazing things.


Read the full article on Gear Junkie.

Hike Like a Woman: Ambassador

As a member of the Hike Like a Woman Ambassador Team, I write for their online magazine, blog, and generally support all of the wonderful initiatives Hike Like a Woman offers to the outdoor female community.


Link: Hike Like a Woman Summer Magazine: Digging Deep in the Himalaya

Link: From Brunches to Bivvies

There's No Such Thing as Failure - Traveling Lines

Emily at Traveling Lines invited me to talk to her readers about failure in the outdoors. All too often we are bombarded with the notion that if you don’t set out to meet your goal, you fail. Well what happens when we turn that notion on it’s head?


Read: There’s No Such Thing as Failure: 3 Short Stories About Progress in the Wild

Podcast: From "Bad Hiker" to Mountaineer at Hike Like a Woman

I had a blast chatting with Rebecca Walsh at Hike Like a Woman about my trip to Nepal and how the outdoors changes our perspective on life.


Link: Meet Meg

I Never Wanted to Be a Mountaineer via She Explores

A narrative account of my summit push in high Himalaya of Nepal. How have you found your passions?


Link: Surreal Summit: I Never Wanted to Be a Mountaineer

Blog Collaborations and Guest Posts

Amazing Animal Encounters in Asia via Castaway with Crystal

Looking for an ethical way to connect with elephants? Read about how you can hike with these magnificent creatures.


Link: Amazing Animal Encounters

Winter Destinations with Our Life Our Travel

Looking for the perfect reason to travel this winter? See why Tahoe makes one fantastic winter playground.


Link: Winter Travel Destinations

Why Everyone Needs Travel Insurance via Full Suitcase

I’m giving the details about my favorite travel insurance provider and why insurance is important on Full Suitcase.


LInk: How to Find the Best International Travel Insurance

The Realities of Solo Expat Life with Young and Undecided

Expat life isn’t the glamour and glitz people envision. However, it’s an experience worth the challenge. Here are my thoughts on solo-expat life in Malaysia on Young and Undecided.


Link: The Realities of Solo Expat Life


Near Death Experiences via Adoration 4 Adventure

Remember that one time I nearly died in Mongolia? Well, I do.


Link: Don’t Trust the Mongolian Horse Meat

Travel Inspiration via You Could Travel

Like most things in my life, I bumped into the world of travel, then fell forever in love.


Link: An article about what started my wanderlust.

Winter Hiking Favorites via Wanderlist Outdoors

A few of my favorite spots to get your winter hike on!


Link: Scroll to see some photos and a blurb about my favorite local winter hiking spots in Colorado

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