Sierra Joy Stevens-McGeever

Sierra is an ecologist and a writer. Her science background is in animal behavior, mating systems and protected areas. Sierra works as a freelance journalist writing science articles and scientific travel stories. She began her first non-fiction novel about public land in the American West last spring. You can find out more on her website: and follow the adventure on Instagram: SierraJoysPhotos

In her free time, Sierra is constantly exploring the outdoors. Her love for nature and exploration began very early with skiing, backpacking and bodysurfing trips starting when she was just three. Since then Sierra has traveled to over 30 countries to hike, scuba dive, backpack, snowboard, kayak and explore. She is excited to share her adventures through the Outdoor Project and give tips to other explorers.

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