Awards

Solo

National Magazine Award, Honourable Mention
Travel (June 2010), for “Warning: This Park is Melting”, explore Magazine

Northern Lights Travel Writing Award, Second Prize
Magazine Journalism (April 2010), for “Warning: This Park is Melting”, explore Magazine

National Magazine Awards, Gold Winner
Sports & Recreation (June 2009), for “A Deadly Crossing”, explore Magazine

Banff Mountain Book Awards, Special Jury Mention
(November 2008), for Fatal Tide: When the Race of a Lifetime Goes Wrong

Banff Mountain Book Awards, Nomination
Adventure Travel (November 2008), for Fatal Tide: When the Race of a Lifetime Goes Wrong

National Magazine Award, Honourable Mention
Service: Health (June 2007), for “My Big Fat Escape”,Toro Magazine

National Magazine Award, Honourable Mention
Sports & Recreation (June 2006), for “I Came, I Skied, I Fell”, explore Magazine

National Magazine Award, Honourable Mention
Travel (June 2005), for “¿Por Favor, Señor, Dondé Esta el Singletrack?”, explore Magazine

Northern Lights Travel Writing Award, First Prize
Best Article by Independent Magazine Writer, Canadian Tourism Commission (April 2005), for “Paddling with Polar Bears”, Paddler Magazine

National Magazine Award, Honourable Mention
Travel (June 2003), for “Where the Wild Things Are”,explore Magazine.

Western Canadian Magazine Award, Arts and Culture
1997 – for “The Bell Tolls”, Monday Magazine

Shared

National Magazine Award, Silver co-winner
Service: Leisure (June 2007) for “Playing House” in “The Things We Love Out There”, explore Magazine

National Magazine Award, Gold co-winner
Service: Leisure (June 2006), for “Learn to Surf” in “The Life List 100”, explore Magazine

Canadian Society of Magazine Editors Award,
Magazine of the Year
explore (June 2005)

Canadian Magazine Editors Award, Best Front-of-Book
explore (June 2004)

Canadian Society of Magazine Editors Award, Magazine of the Year
explore (June 2003)

National Magazine Award, Honourable Mention
Service (June 2002), for contributions to “Best of the Rockies”, explore Magazine

Canadian Society of Magazine Editors Award, Magazine of the Year
explore (June 2002)