Author Bio

Lornet Turnbull

Lornet Turnbull was a Seattle-based freelance writer who frequently wrote about the Pacific Northwest for The Washington Post. She was also an associate editor for YES! Magazine. She grew up exploring the beaches in the British Virgin Islands and rediscovered that passion for the outdoors in the mountains across the Pacific Northwest. REI Co-op Member since 2010.
Stories by Lornet Turnbull...
Hiking Through Illness

Hiking Through Illness

The cancer diagnosis felt like the ultimate betrayal. I was a healthy, active, middle-age woman who seldom got sick. In the summer of 2020, I learned I had canc...