Author Bio

Maya Kroth

Maya Kroth

Maya Kroth is a writer and radio reporter based in Atlanta. A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, she grew up snowboarding around South Lake Tahoe before moving to Southern California to become online recreation editor for the San Diego Union-Tribune. Since then, she has reported on topics as varied as the Honduran economy, water pollution in Guatemala, winemaking in Mexico and puppetry in Barcelona. Her work has appeared in Foreign Policy, The Washington Post, New York, the Christian Science Monitor, Sunset magazine and on NPR.

Stories by Maya Kroth...
Alaska's Denali

Highs and Lows

A version of this story appeared in the fall 2019 issue of Uncommon Path.  Reaching the high point in every state makes you a legend. Some states are easier ... Read More...
Tour participants stand in front of a historic wall with writing on it in Atlanta

Re-Riding History

A version of this story appeared in the fall 2019 issue of Uncommon Path.  Hidden under a magnolia tree at the Georgia State Capitol is a bronze statue depic... Read More...