exploring the intersection of human-powered adventures and the environment


Emma, the WRITER

As a writer, my work loosely breaks into three categories: profiles of humans and their big ideas; news about environmental and sustainability concepts; and adventures, which includes the outdoor recreation industry at large.


Emma, The adventurer

As an adventurer, I test my physical and mental boundaries. Often this involves little sleep, many calories, and exploring unknown places, both inside and out. Often I write about my own adventures. 

These are my latest endeavors. Click the photos to learn more!

the pfiffner traverse

Crossing 77 miles of Colorado Rockies' roadless land

Utah's wurl

Mobilizing the first solo- or all-female party on this iconic Wasatch Mountain route



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