Morgan Tilton
Morgan Tilton

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Morgan Tilton
Crested Butte


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Morgan Tilton is an adventure journalist specializing in adventure travel, outdoor industry news, and human endurance. Her writing and photography is featured in nearly 60 publications including Backpacker, SELF, SNEWS, Outside, Men's Journal, Gear Junkie, and Elevation Outdoors among others. She's a recipient of ten North American Travel Journalists Association awards including an accolade for, "Connecting with Tarahumara through Trail Running," an essay on befriending the indigenous community of the Copper Canyon through shared human experience. She's contributed live news reporting at 16 trade industry events, including Outdoor Retailer and the former Snowsports Industries America Snow Show; fulfilled turns as the Teton Gravity Research Snowboard Editor; and secured international stories as a two-time media delegate for the Adventure Travel Trade Association in Banff and Jordan. Now, she's the WeRunFar columnist for iRunFar. Follow her trails at @motilton and
outdoor adventure travel, sustainable travel, Colorado travel, Southwest travel, mountain travel, self-supported travel, international travel, DEI, outdoor gear
5280, Backpacker, Outside, Elevation Outdoors, REI Co-Op Journal, Adventure Pro, and Discoverer among many others.
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Adventure Travel Trade Association two-time 2018 media delegate in Banff, Alberta, and Jordan
ATTA member
NATJA member
iRunFar columnist
Live news coverage of 16 trade industry events including Outdoor Retailer and SIA Snow Show
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My Recent Work

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Virtual Send
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Elevation Outdoors Magazine
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Stellar Adventures
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Elevation Outdoors Magazine
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Outdoor Ethics: Leave No Trace and Geotagging
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Sarah Herron Blog
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Christened by the Black
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Adventure Pro Magazine
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Article 5 - Title:
The Ikon Pass Supports a Swell of Storm Chasers
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Steamboat Magazine
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Ski & Surf: The Best of Vancouver Island
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Gear Junkie
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Search for Big Cats in the Jungles of Belize
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Backpacker Magazine
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Facing Fear and Learning to Surf in Costa Rica
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The Discoverer
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Family-friendly Backcountry Day at Monarch Mountain
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5280 Magazine
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Article 10 - Title:
Wild and Broken: A First SUP Descent in Utah
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Men's Journal
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