Randy Johnson Books

 

Some Writings by Randy Johnson

 



Life at the Top (Mt. Mitchell)
WNC Magazine, January 2011
PDF of Article

 


The Grandfather Backcountry: A Bridge Between the Past and Preservation,
Randy's essay for the Hugh Morton archive at UNC-Chapel Hill, Summer 2010
PDF of Actual Article | Read Online Version

 


The Fast Track: Trails designed for bikers, by bikers mean thrill rides for all just outside Wilkesboro
WNC Magazine, July 2009
PDF of Article

 


Meet the Mountains: Boone Area Summer Hikes
Carolina Mountain Life Magazine, May/June 2008
PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

 


Weekend Breakaway: Hiking England's Peaks and Lakes
Hemispheres Magazine, August 2008
PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

 


Trails & Tribulations: Hiking Trails of Grandfather Mountain
The Charlotte Observer, March 30, 2008

Text | Actual article with Interactive Map

 


Pioneers on the Slopes
WNC Magazine, Jan/Feb 2008
PDF of Actual Article

 


Winter Hiking with Dogs: A Blizzard of an Adventure
High Country Magazine, December 2007/January 2008

PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

 


Dubrovnik, Croatia and Kotor, Montenegro: Adriatic Coast Destinations,
Hemispheres Magazine, September 2007

PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

2008 Society of American Travel Writers
Atlantic-Caribbean Chapter Award Winner,
Second Place: Best Magazine Article on Foreign Travel

2008 Society of American Travel Writers
Atlantic-Caribbean Chapter Award Winner,
Honorable mention: Best Self-illustrated Article

2008 North American Travel Journalists Association Award Winner,
Honorable mention: Historical Travel

 


Zermatt: Mountain Guide Central
Epic Magazine, August 2007
See Actual Article | Text Only

 


Mountain Rescue: At Home in Western North Carolina, WNC Magazine, July/August 2007
PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

 


A Ritch Tradition... A Scot in the Carolina Highlands, High Country Magazine, July 2007
PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

 


Fanning Island: Hawaii Detour like “Nowhere Else Atoll”
Avid Cruiser, Summer 2007
PDF of Actual Article | Text Only

 


Clothes Cut Out for Hiking, Special to The Charlotte Observer, September 10, 2006
Page One PDF | Page Two PDF | Text Only

 


Reclaiming Shelter on High, High Country Magazine, July/August 2006
Text Only | PDF of Feature

 


Appalachian Spring, Hemispheres Magazine, April 2006
Text Only | PDF of Feature

 


The History of Southern Skiing, High Country Magazine, March/April 2006
PDF of Actual Article

 


A Southern Snowboarder of National Caliber, High Country Magazine, Winter Holiday Issue, 2006
Text Only
| PDF of Actual Article

 

Hiking Near Tokyo: A Climb of Mount Fuji, Hemispheres Magazine, July 2004.
PDF of Actual Article
2004 North American Travel Journalists Association Award Winner, Runner
up: Sports in Conjunction With Travel

 


Soundtrack of the Mountains, Special to The Charlotte Observer, July 2, 2003

 


Three Perfect Days in Asheville, Hemispheres Magazine, September 2002
Text Only

 


Leaders of the Pack, Hemispheres Magazine, April 2002
Text Only | PDF of Actual Article

2003 Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award Winner, Society of American
Travel Writers, Bronze: Service-Oriented Consumer Article

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