Afternoon Live Field Segment: Kayaking

6 07 2018

My first field segment as an outdoor adventure expert for Afternoon Live covered kayaking. In Part 1, I talk about my favorite spots to go paddling in the Portland area. In Part 2, we get in the water for an introductory overview of how to get started kayaking.

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Afternoon Live: “Happy Camper” Quiz

30 06 2018

Last week on Afternoon Live, I tested Tra’s wilderness knowledge with a “Happy Camper” quiz, and my mom made a guest appearance! Click here to watch the results 🙂

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Northwest Travel & Life Magazine: Urban Nature, Bellevue-Style

23 06 2018

If you enjoy the great outdoors, the Bellevue and Kirkland areas have a lot to offer. My latest for Northwest Travel & Life Magazine gives you a primer. Click here for the online version.

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Afternoon Live: Gorge Hikes You Can Take Today!

4 06 2018

The Eagle Creek Fire forever changed the way that we will experience the Gorge. And certainly the way we hike it. This week on Afternoon Live I listed my favorite Gorge hikes that are currently open, as well as when you might be able to visit some of your other favorites. Click here for the segment landing page with video.

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1859 Magazine: The Best Coast Hikes You’ve Never Heard of

14 05 2018

There’s a ton of great hiking to be done up and down the Oregon Coast. My latest for 1859 discusses a few outstanding outings that you might not have stumbled upon just yet. On newsstands now or click here to read the online version.

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Northwest Travel & Life Magazine: Hiking the West Coast Trail

14 02 2018

Last year I hiked the legendary West Coast Trail on Vancouver Island. It was one of my all-time favorite trips, and you can read all about it right here.

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Cascade Hiker Podcast

14 02 2018

I was on the Cascade Hiker Podcast recently to talk about guidebooks, travel writing, and forest fires – among some other hiking related topics. Click here to check it out.

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