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Los Angeles, California

Emily is a freelance writer based in Los Angeles, CA. She’s written for Outside, Backpacker Magazine, Mountain Life Magazine, and dozens of websites like Outdoor Project, The Outbound, and Camping for Women, to name a few. When she’s not hunched over her laptop, you can usually find her sleeping in the dirt all over the Sierra Nevada.

I'm a Los Angeles-based writer and outdoor addict with a passion for inclusivity, vulnerability, badass women, dancing, daydreaming, and sleeping in the dirt.





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Looking for Quarantine Hikes?Please listen to your local health officials

Because the situation on the ground is changing rapidly and so many different jurisdictions and land agencies are involved, we will no longer be updating individual parks, trails, or regions for closures. We strongly recommend you stick with neighborhood walks to support efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19. Please read this post for more information.