Megan Michelson

Megan Michelson

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

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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

7 Unique Ways to Experience National Parks

From a glass-domed train to downhill skiing, these are some of our favorite adventures in our national parks. Bonus: they get you off the beaten path, too.

Megan Michelson
Feb 6, 2021

Your 2021 National Park Calendar

Our advice on which park to visit each month of the year to see peak wildlife, foliage, and flower blooms—and to avoid the crowds

Megan Michelson
Jan 25, 2021

The Best Winter Hikes in National Parks

Don't let cold weather stop you from exploring. These eight trails in some of our favorite national parks may be even better in the winter.

Megan Michelson
Dec 31, 2020