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Consumer Magazines

AAA World, Active Times, Acura Style, Alpine Modern, American Way, The American West, Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel*, Arizona High Roads, Aspen Home, Aspen Magazine, Atlanta, Back Country Magazine, Boston, Boston Phoenix, British Airways’ High Life, Cedar Living, Chevron USA Odyssey, Chicago, Child, Couloir, Cross Country Skier, edible Aspen, edible Front Range, EnCompass, Encore Preferred Traveler, Endless Vacation, 5280, Fitness, Forbes FYI*, Friendly Exchange, Health Sports & Fitness Magazine, Hemispheres, House Beautiful, Inside Tracks, Interval International Traveler, Islands, Living Fit, Long Island Monthly, McCall’s, Metro Sports, Michigan Living, Military Lifestyle, Modern Maturity, The Motorist, Mountain Gazette, National Geographic Traveler, New England Skier, New Jersey Goodlife, New Jersey Monthly, North Shore Magazine, Oh! Idaho, Orange Coast Magazine, Outside, Paddler, Palm Beach Life, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Porthole, Private Clubs*, The Robb Report, Rocky Mountain Sports, Rodale’s Scuba Diving, Scuba Times, Shape, Ski Canada, Ski Impact, Ski Press, Ski Trax, Skiing, SkyView, Spa, Sunset, Travel Hotline, Ultra, Underwater USA, Vacations, Vail Home, Vail Magazine, Vis-à-Vis, Walking, Warren Miller’s Skiworld, Westways, Where to Retire, Wilderness Trails, Wine Country International, Women’s Sports & Fitness, Woman’s World, Yankee

Books

Nordic Walking, (Long Island City, N.Y.: Hatherleigh Press, 2009)
The Snowshoe Experience
(North Adams, MA: Storey Publishing, 2004)
Snowshoeing Colorado (Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 1998, 2000,  2004)
Culinary Colorado (Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 2003)
The ASJA Guide to Freelance Writing (New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 2003) – chapter contributor
The Unofficial Guide to Skiing & Snowboarding in the West (Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 2001 and 2003) – contributing writer
Discovery Travel Adventures: Snow Sports (Maspeth, NY: Insight Guides/Langenscheidt, 2001) – contributing writer
Scuba Diving: A Woman’s Guide (Camden, ME: Ragged Mountain Press/McGraw-Hill, 2000)
The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Fitness (New York: Alpha Books/Macmillan, 2000)
Discovery Travel Adventures: Backcountry Treks (Maspeth, NY: Insight Guides/Langenscheidt, 2000) – anthology contributor
Traveler’s Tales: A Mother’s World (San Francisco: Traveler’s Tales, Inc., 1998) – anthology contributor
The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Skiing (New York: Alpha Books/Macmillan, 1997)
Active Woman Vacation Guide (Boulder, CO: Blue Panda Publications, 1997) – anthology contributor
The Insiders’ Guide to Boulder (Manteo, NC: The Insiders’ Guides, 1997; third edition) – co-author with Reed Glenn
Rocky Mountain Skiing (Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 1992; second edition, 1996)
Skiing on a Budget (Cincinnati: Betterway Books, 1996)
Buying Your Vacation Home for Fun and Profit (Chicago: Dearborn Financial Publishing, 1996) – co-author with Ruth Rejnis
Colorado Outdoor Activity Guide (Castine, ME: Country Roads Press, 1995)
How to Cut Your Spending in Half Without Settling for Less (Emmaus, PA: Rodale, 1994) – anthology contributor
Greater Antilles and Lesser Antilles (Munich: Nelles Verlag, 1991 and 1992; second edition, 2000) – contributing writer
Berlitz Handbook to Skiing the Alps (Lausanne: Berlitz/Macmillan, S.A., 1990)
The Best Ski Resorts in America (New York: Randt & Co., 1988)
Pennsylvania’s Historic Restaurants & Their Recipes (Winston-Salem: John Blair, Publisher, 1986) – co-author with Dawn O’Brien
Global Ski Guide (London: Skier’s Holiday Guide Club, annual) – author, North American Section, 1978-99
Winners: The Blue Ribbon Encyclopedia of Awards (New York: Facts on File, 1978; second edition 1982)
Illustrated Skiing Dictionary for Young People (New York: Harvey House, 1980)
Women in Sports: Skiing (New York: Harvey House, 1977)

On-line Credits

eHow.com, EuropeVacations.com, epcurious.com, expedia.com, gayot.com, G.O.-Guide.com, Great Outdoor Recreation Pages (GORP.com), IDVsports.com, msnbc.com, snowshoemag.com, Sidewalks/Denver.com, TechSupportForSkiers.com, wyoming.com.

Trade Magazines

Airport Services Management, Business Travel News, Colorado Meetings & Events, Colorado Super Lawyer, Group Tour Magazine, Insurance Conference Planner, Medical Meetings, Meetings & Conventions, Photo Business, Ski Area Management, Skiing Trade News, Stores, Specialty Travel Index, Tour & Travel News, Travel Age West, Travel Life, Travel Weekly. Also edited all of and wrote most of the Thomas Cook Business Traveler, bimonthly 16-page newsletter (1982-87), and the Academy of Aeronautics newsletter (1979-82).

Newspapers

Contributor to Travel Arts Syndicate (subscribers include Pittsburgh Gazette, Miami Herald, Atlanta Journal-Constitution; TAS also sells one-shots to other leading newspapers). Non-TAS publication in Active Times (syndicated supplement), Boulder Daily Camera, Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, Dallas Morning News, Denver Post, Kansas City Star, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Los Angeles Times, Newsday, Stamford (CT) Advocate*, New York Times, USA Today*

*Special advertising sections or other supplements

Awards

2004 Society of American Travel Writers Western Chapter Gold Award (guidebook category) for Culinary Colorado
2003 Frank Riley Award (Society of American Travel Writers Western Chapter)
2001-02 Lowell Thomas Award for best print article (Colorado Ski Country USA award)
1999 Colorado Book Award, one of three finalists in the non-fiction book category for Snowshoeing Colorado
1997-98 Lowell Thomas Award for best print article (Colorado Ski Country USA award)
1994 Harold Hirsch Award for Excellence in Ski Book Writing (North American Ski Journalists Assn. award) for Rocky Mountain Skiing
1991 Colorado Freelance Writer of the Year (Colorado Ski Country USA)
1988 Lowell Thomas Award (Society of American Travel Writers award), Best Guidebook of the Year, first runner-up for The Best Ski Resorts in America

Other

PADI Advanced Diver Card (scuba diving); experienced Alpine and cross-country skier, snowshoer, scuba diver, hiker; Snowshoe Magazine Advisory Board