Meet Author Diane Chase
Diane Chase has written a weekly newspaper column called Family Time for over seven years where she continues to explore healthy Adirondack activities for families. She writes about family-friendly activities for the Lake Placid Visitor’s Bureau as well as the Adirondack Almanac. She keeps an active blog with nature detective activities, a calendar of events and posts of family fun activities on her website, Adirondack Family Time. (www.adkfamilytime.com).
Diane has worked for the NYT Magazine Group, Miller Sports Group and Bonnier Corp with Cruising World and Sailing World magazines. Diane is still under contract with Bonnier Corp. as well as writing, editing and providing marketing solutions for other businesses.
Diane has over 25 years of marketing and writing experience ranging from grant writer to news reporter. She has written for newspapers and magazines as well as for marketing and advertising agencies. Diane is currently working on the next three Adirondack Family Time books, which blanket the Adirondack Coast region from Plattsburgh to Ticonderoga, the Central Adirondacks from Long Lake to Old Forge and the Southern Adirondacks from North Creek to Lake George.
As co-owner of Adirondack Outdoor Expeditions, LLC, (www.adirondackoutdoorexpeditions.com) she and her husband Tyler (licensed Adirondack guide, middle school teacher, 46er and avid hiker) hope to help other people build confidence in a natural environment.
Adirondack Family Time Tri-Lakes and High Peaks: Your Four-Season Guide to Over 300 Activities (with GPS coordinates). Covering the towns of Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake, Jay/Upper Jay, Keene/Keene Valley and Wilmington, this comprehensive guide lists over 33 mini-hikes, 19 swimming holes, 26 historic sites, seasonal events and activities, performing arts centers, trivia and more. This guidebook is the first in a four-book series of family activities for the Adirondack Park published by Hungry Bear Publishing.
Her personal blog is Adirondack Family Time. (www.adkfamilytime.com)
Twitter: familytime (http://twitter.com/#!/familytime)
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