Miles Griffis

Miles W. Griffis is a Los Angeles-based freelance journalist with beats in the nature, science, and LGBTQ+ culture. His work has appeared in High Country News, The New York Times, Outside, Vogue, Nautilus, Adventure Journal, Backpacker, The Advocate, and many others. Outside of his writing, Miles has worked as a backcountry guide in Colorado, Canada, and Australia. He’s also volunteered as a wildland firefighter.
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Everything to Know for the 2024 California Superbloom

Every few years, typically between early March and late June, California's pretty poppies and ethereal desert lilies sprout in unison…

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12 LGBTQIA2S+ Outdoor Leaders Making a Difference

The breadth of LGBTQIA2S+ outdoor organizations has grown exponentially over the past decade, with numerous queer-led nonprofits and guiding services…

1 year ago