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  • 12 References 10 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Portuguese
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2010
  • youth trail crew leader
  • music and environmental studies University of Montana-Mis...
  • From Denver, CO
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About Me


mastering the senses


Since finishing college four years ago, I've been seeking jobs in the outdoors, often with youth. In the off seasons, I travel around the United States and sometimes internationally. I've worked a variety of fun jobs, from leading bike tours to dog sledding trips, trail crews, backpacking; I try to make work a part of play. Most recently I spent a year in Seattle leading environmental restoration with people from all over the world!


"Life's a garden, dig it."

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I used couch surfing most during a solo bike tour through the South of France. I had nothing but positive experiences! Now once again in Europe, I'll travel with a dear friend through Portugal and Morocco! Joana and I just finished a trip to the north of Portugal Couchsurfing with a variety of superb hosts.


I stayed at people's houses through; a similar concept for people on bike tours. I had very positive experiences. Just this last winter, I couch surfed with a number of people in France. I surfed a couple of times in the United States.


Living outside. Making adventure a part of daily life. I try to make every place I go better.

  • dogs
  • gardening
  • traveling
  • restoration
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • backpacking
  • surfing
  • tours

Music, Movies, and Books

Ditty Bops, La Roux, Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Thousand mile bike tour in Arizona, Utah, and Colorado. April '10. Trails crews in the Grand Canyon, Alaska, Oregon. Solo bike tour in France.

Teach, Learn, Share

I love gardening, farming, hiking, sleeping outside, music jam sessions, games and riddles.

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