Behind every VIA article there's an intrepid reporter risking sunburn on an exotic Tahitian cruise, indigestion on San Francisco's best food tours, and over-exfoliation in the West Coast's most relaxing spas. These are the men and women who lived to tell the tale.
William Poole spent years writing freelance for publications such as VIA and Sierra. He now works for the Trust for Public Land in San Francisco. In his travels, William has covered all corners of the West, combing the Oregon Coast, following California's Mission Trail, and hiking through the Crayola crayon green of Fern Canyon.