"How to Go Big" — Hailey Langland, teenage snowboard phenom, on mastering something you've never done before.
New York Times, May 2017
"Best Trips of 2017" — I write about a bar and bike shop in North Carolina and mountain-top yurts at a cat-skiing destination in Utah.
Outside Magazine, April 2017
"Zero is the Magic Number" — A small, local safety program with big goals aims to drastically reduce backcountry fatalities in the Tetons.
Backcountry Magazine, February 2017
"Winter Awakening" - Five sports and spots—from ice climbing to snow kiting to winter swimming—that can take your winter to the next level.
Red Bulletin, January 2017
"Interview: Jeremy Jones" — Talking with Tahoe-based snowboarding pioneer Jeremy Jones about riding the world's biggest peaks—and also trying to save them.
Squaw Magazine, Winter 2017
"First Hand Experience" — How four generations of Swedes set out to build a glove that lasts. The behind-the-scenes story of Hestra Gloves.
Freeskier Magazine, January 2017
"The New Heroes" — How 30 millennials are changing the world of adventure. I write about two Alaskan sisters, a Philly-based clothing company, and a long-distance hiker.
Outside Magazine, December 2016
"Sheltered" — Affordable housing in ski towns is gone. Can resort communities stop the crisis from running locals out of town?
Powder Magazine, December 2016
"The Freshy Factor" — Two software engineers—and self-proclaimed weather geeks—go live to reboot the way you plan your powder days.
Ski Magazine, December 2016
"Ode to Chicken Wings" — A skier (me) finally discovers the perfect après food. Here's a hint: It's not nachos.
Skiing Magazine, December 2016
"That Girl" — Meet Emily Turner, a New York City native who found her way to Tahoe and eventually, to some of the most remote peaks in the world.
Backcountry Magazine, January 2017
"Inside Guide to Kirkwood" - A ski resort like to no other, Kirkwood delivers with abundant snowfall and delightfully quirky character.
Epic Life, Winter 2017
"Meet Your Maker" - What does it take to make a good product? I interviewed designers from GoPro, Hoka, Arc'teryx and DPS Skis to find out.
Outside Buyer's Guide, Winter 2017
"Echo For All" - What happens when a mother of four with no ski industry experience buys a ski resort? I spoke with Echo Mountain's former owner Nora Pykkonen about how owning a ski area was even harder than she thought.
Powder, October 2016
"Great Heights" — Maggie Voisin is the future of America's women slopestyle. I interviewed the teenage phenom from Montana about her rise to stardom.
Powder, October 2016
"Farm to Mountain Cocoa" — How a former pro cyclist found his niche with boutique chocolate bars in Park City, Utah.
Mountain Magazine, Summer 2016
"The Least and Most Affordable Mountain Towns" - The places you'll never be able to afford and the ones so welcoming, you can move there tomorrow.
Outside Online, July 2016
"Beyond the Gold" — Heartbreak and loss may come with any high-stakes sport, but Olympians also experience a sense of accomplishment, camaraderie, and joy.
Live Happy, September 2016
"Take the Plunge" - How to snorkel in polar waters, with tips from a woman who's planing the first snorkel expedition of Canada's Northwest Passage.
RedBulletin.com, July 2016
"In the Wake" — Six athletes died for adventures they loved. Six widows remain. When a world is shattered. The noise silenced. What lies beyond?
Mountain Outlaw, Summer 2016
"Risking Reward" — Essays on loss and what we can learn from Tahoe's sports tragedies.
Moonshine Ink, May 2016
"Skiing Down Demons in Stairs Gulch" - Pro skier Caroline Gleich returns to the line that killed her brother 15 years ago in the Utah backcountry.
Vice.com, April 2016
"Bonded Together" - Bond Camp was a surfer, a skier, a traveler, an entrepreneur. Then an accident in the backcountry changed his life for good.
Out Living It, Spring 2016
"Alex Lowe Remembered" — Sixteen years after being buried in an avalanche in Tibet, the bodies of Alex Lowe and David Bridges emerge from the ice.
Powder.com, May 2016
"The Most Powerful Teens in Climbing" — An interview with Ashima Shiraishi, 14, and Kai Lightner, 16, who are primed to take the rock climbing world by storm.
OutsideOnline.com, March 2016
"Inside the Portaledge" - An interview with big wall climber and explorer Mike Libecki about what it's like waking up a few thousand feet above the ground.
VanWinkles.com, March 2016
"Share Economy" - Testing a new market of websites that allow you to rent and borrow outdoor gear for your next adventure.
Powder. com, March 2016
"Angel Collinson Just Broke the Ski Industry's Bro Ceiling" - The pro skier from Utah isn't just skiing's starlet of the moment. She's the new fixture in ski movie lore. And everyone is watching.
OutsideOnline.com, January 2016
"Refresh" — Is hyperconnectivity enhancing our world or destroying its meaning? A feature story about skiing in the digital age.
Powder, February 2016
"Scaling Great Heights" - Brothers Jason and Andy Dorais climb and ski mountains at records speeds but it's Amanda, Jason's wife, who's surmounting the biggest peak of all: cancer.
Out Living It, Winter 2016
"Meet the Future of American Freeskiing" — From her roots in small-town Montana, slopestyle skier Maggie Voisin, 17, is now primed to take on the world stage.
ExcelleSports.com, February 2016
"Don't Just Sit There" - How to master a new skill — like cooking with grasshoppers — on your next beach vacation.
Men's Journal, February 2016
"The Last Pioneers" - Boy meets girl. They envision a mountain enclave, then build Squaw from the ground up.
Squaw Magazine, Winter 2016
"Last Minute" — The trick to scoring dreamy conditions and jealousy-inducing powder footage? Don't plan ahead and know how to fake it when conditions aren't dreamy.
OutsideOnline, February 2016
"Humble Champion" — The Swedish slopestyle star finds success by taking life one obstacle at a time. An interview with Emma Dahlström.
Powder, February 2016
"The Last Great Monoskier" - One guy. One ski. All seven continents. Meet monoskier Lee Dube.
Backcountry Magazine, January 2016
"Skiing on the Side" - How South Lake Tahoe is transforming from a has-been gambling hub to a 24-hour mountain town that just wants to have fun.
Ski Magazine, January 2016
"Riding the Volcano" - It sounds insane: Spend your vacation time by tempting fate and visiting an active volcano. But is it?
Red Bulletin Magazine, January 2016
"Lost and Found" - How one family found home off the grid in the Sierra. A profile of the Lost Trail Lodge and the family that runs the place.
Backcountry magazine, December 2015
"Little Red Wagon Coffee" - Mountain-town entrepreneurship in the form of small-batch coffee. Meet Natalie, the founder of Bozeman's Little Red Wagon Coffee Roasters.
Mountain Magazine, Winter 2016
"Tune Into Skiing" - As the podcast audience explodes across the country, skiing sees its own increase in new audio shows.
Powder.com, December 2015
"At Home with Jeremy Jones" - Take a tour inside the Truckee, California home of big-mountain snowboarder Jeremy Jones. I shot the photos for this gallery and wrote the captions.
ESPN.com, November 2015
"The Best Winter Trips of 2016" - Whether you want a weekend getaway or a two-week epic, here's where to go this winter.
Outside Winter Buyer's Guide, 2016
"We Were Winos Once, and Proud" - Historically, wine was the apres booze choice. Is it time to slap that bota bag again? Plus, the best wine bars in ski country.
Mountain Magazine, Winter 2016
"Hostel Takeover" - A new breed of hostels are cropping up in ski towns. They offer clean, affordable, communal lodging close to the slopes.
Skiing magazine, December 2015
"Best Towns" — What are the best towns in America? I wrote up the East Coast picks from Maine to Maryland in Outside magazine's annual roundup.
Outside, September 2015
"Oral History of Kona" — An oral history of the Kona Ironman World Championships, as told through some of the event's most legendary athletes.
Red Bulletin, October 2015
"Jumbo Wild" — Talking with filmmaker Nick Waggoner about a new Patagonia-funded documentary about a controversial ski resort in BC.
Outside Online, September 2015
"Don't Leave Me Hanging" — The Tahoe-based High Fives Foundation isn't just aiming to help injured athletes; they're trying to stop injuries from happening in the first place.
Out Living It, Summer 2015
"Making of unReal" — From trained grizzly bears to biking on glaciers, here's what it took to make the hottest mountain bike film of the summer.
Outside Online, July 2015
"World of Wonder" — An as-told-to interview with Bill Weir, host of CNN's new travel show, "The Wonder List," about discovering change in the unlikliest places on the planet.
Live Happy, August 2015
"The Travel Effect" — Learning a new sport in a far-flung locale this summer is one thing. But what if you actually gained more than a skill from it?
Red Bulletin, Summer 2015
"Survival of the Nicest" — To compete with online retailers, independent mountain shops have to offer what you can't get online: kindness.
Mountain Magazine, Summer 2015
"Fido's Gear" — I interviewed two dog-owning pals — Outside editor Grayson Schaffer and Sochi pups owner Robin Macdonald—for tips on what gear to pack for the dog on your next adventure.
REI.com, June 2015
"First in Flight" — Pro skier Rory Bushfield lost his wife, freeskiing legend Sarah Burke, three years ago. But he hasn't lost his zest for life. I interviewed Rory about giving back and living large.