About


Writing from the Columbia River Basin

Emerald fell in love with Idaho's Salmon River at age four and has been trying to get sand out of her hair ever since.

She is a river guide with Outdoor Adventure River Specialists
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She writes and photographs what she loves: whitewater, fly fishing, western outdoor culture, women in adventure sports and ranch dog puppies
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She wrangles words for social media copy, fundraising campaigns and community organization as Executive Director of the Redside Foundation.

Photo by Chris Gaughan