Amy Poffenbarger has lived in Seattle for the past 20 years and has come to love the Pacific Northwest like a native. When she isn't writing for the Visit Rainier website, she serves as co-editor of Northwest Cyclist magazine.
Amy is also author of Mountain Biking Washington, which is in its third edition. She has been a freelance writer since 1993 and her freelance publishing credits include articles in Getaways (The Seattle Post-Intelligencer's supplement) Washington CEO, Snow Country, Canoe & Kayak, Mountain Bike Magazine, MTB Magazine, American Bicyclist, Bicycle Dealer Showcase, Bicycle Retailer, Sports Etc., and Earthcare Northwest. Her on-line magazine credits include ABCNews.com, MyWellness.com, and Active.com.
When Amy isn't writing, she enjoys sharing her favorite trails and adventures with her husband Mark and son Kai and looks forward to bringing her young daughter Tali along for the fun very soon.