Projects filed under: Writing

In summer 2018 I was honored to win Nowhere Magazine’s “This Land is…” writing contest. This contest was the travel magazine’s first for writing specifically about public lands, which is what interests me most. Read the full piece here. Chardonnay,...

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2018
Voices of Bears Ears appeared in the print version of Alpinist Magazine, issue 60 in winter 2017. This essay illustrates different opinions and perspectives about Bears Ears National Monument’s creation and the ensuing debate and presidential review. You can read the essay...

Year

2018
Bishop Bouldering Select by Airlie Anderson and McKenzie Long Bishop Bouldering Select is your essential guide to one of the most unique bouldering areas in the world. It’s certainly one of the most famous, with plenty of high quality problems from beginner-friendly...

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Wolverine Publishing

Year

2018
High Sierra Climbing, Second Edition by Chris McNamara and McKenzie Long The Sierra Nevada is a vast mountain range composed of soaring granite peaks and is the tallest range in the contiguous United States. With extensive canyons, drainages, glaciers, lakes,...

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Supertopo

Year

2018
I have written several branded articles for Climbing Business Journal, a website devoted to news and advice for the indoor climbing industry. These stories, though paid for by sponsors, involve interviews, research, and creating an interesting angle for the story....

Year

2018
I wrote gear reviews for  OudoorGearLab.com from 2010-2016, the last four of those years also working as a managing editor. As a managing editor, I hired reviewers, selected products to review,  prioritized and managed projects, copy-edited content with special attention to...

Year

2018
A journal entry from April 2014 when I learned that I won the American Alpine Club’s Live Your Dream Grant: “This morning I am enjoying my coffee barefoot. I am reclined in a secondhand papazan chair and the rising sun...

Year

2018