Darren Smith

  • Travel writer focusing on national parks in the U.S. and Canada
  • Over 10 years writing for TripSavvy
  • Edited and published a number of travel directories


Darren Smith is a former writer with TripSavvy. He is an editor and writer specializing in the national parks found in the United States and Canada and contributed to TripSavvy for over a decade. Additionally, he has edited and published travel directories and written a number of magazine features.


 Darren holds a Bachelor of Arts from Oberlin College and an MBA from Emory University.

About TripSavvy and Dotdash

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