Jill K. Robinson

Contributing Writer, Via

Jill K. Robinson is an award-winning journalist and photographer. Her articles on adventure, travel, culture, and the environment have been featured in AFAR, National Geographic Traveler, Outside, San Francisco Chronicle, and many more print and digital publications. Her essays have been published in Travelers’ Tales books: The Best Travel Writing and The Best Women’s Travel Writing. www.dangerjillrobinson.com


7 Beautiful Coastal Hikes in the West

7 Beautiful Coastal Hikes in the West

Explore the coast on foot with these memorable hikes.
Hidden Delights in the West’s Top National Parks

Hidden Delights in the West’s Top National Parks

You’ve seen the major highlights. Now it’s time to experience these lesser-known delights.
The Best Places to Rent Camping Gear

The Best Places to Rent Camping Gear

Don't spend your whole paycheck on new camping gear. Rent from one of these companies instead.
8 Tips for a Less Expensive Ski Weekend

8 Tips for a Less Expensive Ski Weekend

Next time you hit the ski slopes, ease your wallet with these simple tips.
Whale Watching Weekend Trip to Mendocino, CA

Whale Watching Weekend Trip to Mendocino, CA

Redwood groves, a lofty lighthouse, gray whales. It’s time for some salty air.
Whale Watching in Northern California and Oregon

Whale Watching in Northern California and Oregon

The Pacific Coast has some of the best places for whale watching—you don’t even have to leave land.