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Use the form on the right to contact Kara.

For literary inquiries, please reach out to her agent, Kim Perel of Wendy Sherman Associates.

Summit, NJ


Kara Richardson Whitely is an author & speaker featured on Oprah's Lifeclass and Self, Redbook and American Hiker. Her book Gorge will be released in 2015.

Upcoming Events

If you're interested in booking Kara for an event, please email her at Learn more about her press and presentations here. 



REI East Hanover

  • REI East Hanover 280 State Route 10 East Hanover, NJ USA

Join me for a reading, book signing as well as practical tips for hiking Kilimanjaro. Space is limited. Register here: