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Janusz Nagiecki

Northern, California, United States


Janusz's freelance work has appeared in the Seattle Times, San Francisco
Chronicle, E Magazine, Ecologist, and other prominent publications. He is also
the author of two books: California's Wine Country and Road Biking Northern
California (Globe Pequot Press).

A former Colorado ski instructor and bicycle tour leader, Janusz has considerable
experience in the outdoors. He has led group cycling vacations through many of the
national parks and other scenic destination areas in the United States and Canada.
He has also developed and taught beginner and intermediate mountain bicycling
skills courses. Among his personal achievements is riding the full length of the
rugged Colorado Trail, which runs along the crest of the Rocky Mountains from
Durango to Denver. He was the first cyclist ever to ride the 500-mile trail, completing
the journey in 15 days.

Interests: adventure travel, cycling, kayaking, environment, agriculture and rural issues

Published writer: Yes

Freelance: Yes


Published works:


  • Bread and Freedom
  • California's Wine Country
  • Wine Blight Descends on Glassy Wings
  • The Backroads of Death Valley
  • Animal Spirits
  • Fighting for the Fields
  • Road Biking Northern California
  • Paint It Black
  • Uncertain Flowering of Transgenic Crops
  • Freewheeling in Majorca
  • A Marriage Saved in Slovakia
  • In Search of an Alternative Path: Report from Poland
  • The Momentum of 245(i)
  • Trinidad
  • Cracow
  • Pursuing the Good Grape
  • New Thinking Soars Around Farm Labor