Megan Michelson

Megan Michelson

Megan Michelson is a freelance writer based in Tahoe City, California.

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10 Great Hut-to-Hut Trips in the U.S.

You don’t have to head to Europe to hike to a backcountry chalet. Here are the most spectacular stateside options, ranging from rustic to full-service experiences.

Megan Michelson
May 31, 2021

8 Once-in-a-Lifetime Backpacking Trips

From a trail in Isle Royale National Park with spectacular views to a hike that hits four 6,000-foot peaks in 30 miles, these are our favorite classic routes in the U.S.

Megan Michelson
May 4, 2021

5 New Off-the-Beaten-Path Long-Distance Trails

From a new route that provides access to some of British Columbia’s best surf spots to a 1,400-plus-mile path that will connect all of Italy’s national parks, these aren’t your average walking journeys

Megan Michelson
Mar 30, 2021

The Interlodge of the Century

A massive storm led to a record-breaking 60-hour shutdown at Utah’s Little Cottonwood Canyon last weekend, followed by a day of private skiing exclusively for those already in the area

Megan Michelson
Feb 27, 2021