Andrea Lankford

Andrea Lankford is the author of Biking the Arizona Trail and Biking the Grand Canyon Area, and she has written for Adventure Cyclist, Backpacker , Canoe & Kayak , EcoFlorida , and Paddler. She is a former National Park Service ranger, where she won several awards for her work as a criminal investigator and implemented the "Heat Kills. Hike Smart" public education program that is credited with preventing heat-related deaths at the Grand Canyon. She lives in Oxnard, California.