Writer and Photographer


Becky celebrates outdoor experiences: hiking, backpacking, skiing, bicycling, and paddling. She especially relishes writing about national parks. She authors Moon Travel Guides, magazine stories, and web content. Her photography goes in tandem with writing to give readers a visual link. In 2019, her Moon USA National Parks won gold for guidebooks in the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Awards.

New June 2019

New October 2018

New May 2020

What's New


October 2019

Rick Steves did a third interview with Becky about traveling in the national parks

Flathead Living published Becky's essay "Farewell Glaciers" and photo from the Whitefish Review. 

The Society of American Travel Writers Foundation presented Becky with the gold Lowell Thomas Award in guidebooks for Moon USA National Parks. 

November 2019

Flathead Beacon wrote a story about Becky winning the gold Lowell Thomas Award in guidebook writing. 

National Parks Traveler chatted with Becky about maintenance backlog in the national parks

January 2020

National Parks Traveler interviewed Becky for a podcast about fun winter experiences in the national parks

February 2020

Becky presented a slide show on Wilderness Inside the National Parks for the Wilderness Speaker Series at Flathead Valley Community College.   

April 2020

Wrapped up working on the second edition of Moon USA National Parks, due out in Fall 2020.

Join Becky and the National Parks Creative Exchange in celebrating National Park Week, April 18-26. She is giving away a copy of Moon USA National Parks on April 19-24 via Twitter and Instagram (@beckyjlomax). 

May 2020

The newest edition of Moon Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks due out this month with a tentative release date for May 19, 2020.

Becky has joined a team of vibrant national park champions to serve as the Intermountain Ambassador for the Hello Ranger Community. Look for her post on the Intermountain National Parks.

National Parks Traveler talked with Becky about the latest news in the national parks--from re-opening strategies to how travelers need to rethink trips and hiking. Catch the conversation on their latest podcast.

July 2020

An interview with Becky aired on Top of Mind BYU Radio about the Great American Outdoor Act, traveling to national parks during the pandemic, and what to take on your first hikes.

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