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
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.
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.
National Parks Traveler interviewed Becky for a podcast about fun winter experiences in the national parks.
Becky presented a slide show on Wilderness Inside the National Parks for the Wilderness Speaker Series at Flathead Valley Community College.
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).
The newest edition of Moon Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks due out this month with a tentative release date for May 19, 2020.
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.
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.