Kristen in the desert Kristen E. Pope is a freelance writer and editor who lives near Jackson Hole, Wyoming. She specializes in writing about outdoor adventure, science, conservation, and travel. Her work has been published by National Geographic, Smithsonian, Travel + Leisure, Fodor’s, Lonely Planet, Adventure, Outdoors, Discover, Audubon, Yale Climate Connections, Hakai, Atlas Obscura, Gastro Obscura, Thrillist, Matador, and Big Sky Journal, among other publications.

Kristen is a member of the National Association of Science Writers and Author’s Guild. She has a master’s degree in Natural Resources from California’s Humboldt State University (now called Cal Poly Humboldt).

To contact Kristen, please email: kristen [at] kepope.com.