Shenandoah Valley

Carrie atop the Pinnacles of Shenandoah National Park.

Grand Canyon

The Colorado River as seen from the South Rim.

Mount Rainer

Tahoma reflected in Mirror Lake.

Max Patch, N.C.

Sunset along the Appalachian Trail.

Going to the Sun Road.

Glacier National Park, Mont.

Grenoble, France

The banks of L’Isere

Yellow Mounds

Badlands National Park, S.D.

Cranberry Wilderness, W.Va.

West Virginia’s Highland Scenic Highway

Toronto, Ontario

Sunset on Lake Ontario

About Carrie's Work

Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh is an Ashland, Ky. based storyteller. A freelance journalist and outdoor enthusiast, Carrie uses her professional training in a variety of media to capture and tell captivating stories. LEARN MORE ABOUT CARRIE

Experienced in a broad range of professional writing

Outdoors/Travel

Mudfoot's Meanderings
Highlighting Carrie’s adventures and offers travel tips to readers.

News Reporting

Political and environmental
Investigative journalism and analytical reporting.

Features/Photos

Versatile experience
Magazine, newspaper, online, landscape, travel and features

Other works

Business and non-profit
Providing a variety of specialized services in many lines of work.

Recent work

05
MAY
2016

A Little Sandy Float Trip

Exploring the upper reaches of the river By Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh Grayson Lake is the place to be in the summertime in northeastern Kentucky if you...
03
APR
2016

Poor Fork Paddle Rich in Scenery

This paddle on the Poor Fork of the Cumberland River provides boaters a view of Appalachian landscape, lifestyle and coal economy  By Carrie “Mudfoot”...
03
MAR
2016

Roll, Roll, Roll, Your Boat

Bluegrass Wildcatter Association welcoming to novice, expert Kayakers. Winter Roll Sessions include opportunity to learn, practice rolling and rescue...
02
FEB
2016

West Virginia Winter Wonders: A long weekend getaway to the High Alleghenies

By Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh Old Man Winter has finally arrived, and according to weather experts will most likely stick around through February and into...
05
JAN
2016

2016: The Year of the Paddle

National Park Service Celebrates 100 years in 2016 By Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh Happy New Year! I wish you all a joyous year filled with love, happiness...

Mudfoot's Meanderings

05
MAY
2016

A Little Sandy Float Trip

Exploring the upper reaches of the river By Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh Grayson Lake is the place to be in the summertime in northeastern Kentucky if you...
03
APR
2016

Poor Fork Paddle Rich in Scenery

This paddle on the Poor Fork of the Cumberland River provides boaters a view of Appalachian landscape, lifestyle and coal economy  By Carrie “Mudfoot”...
03
MAR
2016

Roll, Roll, Roll, Your Boat

Bluegrass Wildcatter Association welcoming to novice, expert Kayakers. Winter Roll Sessions include opportunity to learn, practice rolling and rescue...
02
FEB
2016

West Virginia Winter Wonders: A long weekend getaway to the High Alleghenies

By Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh Old Man Winter has finally arrived, and according to weather experts will most likely stick around through February and into...
05
JAN
2016

2016: The Year of the Paddle

National Park Service Celebrates 100 years in 2016 By Carrie “Mudfoot” Stambaugh Happy New Year! I wish you all a joyous year filled with love, happiness...