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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. 



Greece Gorge Retreat - 2016

  • Zagori Greece

Hike, write and eat well in this amazing B&B nestled in Zagori, Greece, which is home to the world's second deepest Gorge. Check back in a couple weeks for more details including pricing. Email Kara at if you'd like more information.