Adventure Travel Writer
Melissa McGibbon is an award-winning adventure travel journalist, editor, and photographer. She is the Senior Editor at Outdoor Sports Guide Magazine and serves as a Lolë Brand Ambassador. Melissa is a member of the Society of American Travel Writers Editors Council and the North American Travel Journalists Association. Her work has appeared in Outside Magazine, The Huffington Post, Women's Adventure Magazine, SmarterTravel.com, City Weekly, Elevation Outdoors, and BedandBreakfast.com.
Her travel accomplishments include circumnavigating the globe on a ship, having dinner at Fidel Castro's house in Havana, BASE jumping in Idaho, flying over an erupting volcano in Iceland, skiing steep chutes in Canada, and downhill mountain biking in Peru.
She is usually skiing, biking, climbing, practicing yoga, flying, diving, or surfing—and is always in pursuit of adventure, travel, or some daring combination of the two.