Brandon Fralic

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Northwest Washington
Western Washington University
Beer & Breweries, Vegetarian Food, International Dining
  • When not writing or editing, Brandon is hiking, drinking, and eating his way around western Washington and the North Cascades.
  • He's visited hundreds of breweries across the PNW while on assignment for REI Uncommon Path, Matador Network, Lonely Planet, and other outlets.
  • Brandon is the beer columnist for his local newspaper, Cascadia Daily News.


Brandon Fralic is a freelance travel writer and bestselling guidebook author based in northwest Washington. He's spent the last decade writing for print magazines and newspapers, destination marketing organizations, and a variety of travel and outdoor websites. He is the co-author of three travel and outdoors guidebooks, including "Beer Hiking Pacific Northwest."


Brandon received his B.A. in psychology from Western Washington University, along with minors in international studies and humanities.
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