Tirsea McNeal is a retired writer and artist. She studied English at Weber State University and now lives in a remote home on the Washington Peninsula with her husband of 40 years and three dogs. She loves outdoor adventure and exploring Utah’s Uinta mountain wilderness, southern canyonlands, and deserts.1 Articles

Curt Davies is a marathon enthusiast and has built his own website located at It’s stacked with information and other goodies regarding marathon running and training for those over the age of 30.1 Articles

Allison is the founder and co-editor of the family travel blog Tips for Family Trips at She believes that travel makes families stronger, smarter, and happier, whether you are visiting exotic locales or exploring your own hometown. Allison's work has been featured on ABC's The Lookout, The Huffington Post, Parents Magazine, and on Studio 5 on KSL-TV. Allison has an MBA from the University of Utah. She is a married mom of two, ages 11 and 8, and lives near Salt Lake City.1 Articles

Conner Newbold is a freelance writer living in Provo, Utah. When he’s not writing, Conner’s running, cycling, or digging through small town thrift shops.1 Articles

BJ is a career bicycle mechanic who enjoys sharing his enthusiasm of the great outdoors with anyone and everyone. You can generally find him riding his bike on local trails in Salt Lake City or running up and down Millcreek Canyon. He enjoys exploration, traveling, and anything to do with riding his bicycle in the most scenic and challenging terrain he can find. A regular contributor to, BJ loves sharing his stories, insight, and tech tips on all things mountain biking.1 Articles

Scott Huntington is a writer and adventurist who loves to combine the two whenever possible. You can commonly find him hiking, camping, surfing, and just enjoying the outdoors. Follow him on Twitter.1 Articles

Kendall is a native Utahn who enjoys hiking, mountain biking, and traveling with his wife and daughter. His favorite place to explore in the state is the Needles District of Canyonlands National Park (also where he proposed to his wife!) and he looks forward to instilling the love of the outdoors in his 14-month old daughter.1 Articles