Ellen Rubenson

Ellen Rubenson loves backpacking, long distance walking and biking, and travel writing. She has walked over 1,200 miles in Spain on nine footpaths of the Camino de Santiago and biked around Germany and France on a tandem. An avid backpacker, she has hiked in the Sierra Nevada, Wind Rivers and Teton ranges, among many others. Her story about her trek across Spain, “To Begin. The Way to Santiago de Compostela,” was published in Adventures NW Magazine, Winter 2014. (Photo: Dan Rubenson)

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