Jen Rose Smith writes about travel and adventure from a home base in northern Vermont, but she's currently nomadic, with a 2018 itinerary that includes the Bolivian highlands, Peru's Cordillera Blanca, and Catalonia. Her freelance writing has appeared in National Geographic Adventure, CNN Travel, Rolling Stone,USA Today, and Outside Online, and she covers Vermont travel for Boston.com.
In addition to her work as a freelancer, Jen is the author of several travel guidebooks to Vermont and New England, including the upcoming Moon New England (May, 2018). Jen's writing about travel was selected for the 2012 edition of Best Women's Travel Writing, and translated into Swedish for Gränslös, an anthology of women's adventure tales. Her guidebook, Moon New England Road Trips, was selected as a 2018 winner of the New England Society Book Awards.