“How a Love of Climbing Turned Into a Dream Career.” The Good Life Project. August 2012. The Good Life Project™ TV is a weekly web-show hosted by award-winning author, serial-entrepreneur and lifestyle-innovator, Jonathan Fields. Here he interviews Majka about the interplay between movement, stagnation, creativity, adventure and possibility. Watch the interview below and read his corresponding blog about Majka here.
Calling Majka Burhardt. June 2012. View Online “The migration pattern favored by most North American outdoor enthusiasts is to head ever westward. But climber and author Majka Burhardt moved from Boulder, Colorado to Conway, New Hampshire this winter. We caught up with her to talk geography, climbing, and how rollerblading—that icon of 90s zeitgeist—became part of her training routine . … Read More
“Pro Travelers Reveal their Top Tech Tools.” BBC Online. March 2012. View Online “For two decades, American Majka Burhardt has been an adventurer traveling the world. She has authored books, including Coffee Story: Ethiopia, and produced the movie Waypoint Namibia. “I’m permanently tied to my Garmin eTrex 30 GPS,” she said. “I used it for two months in Africa this year to mark prospective sites for … Read More
KCPW January 2012 Listen “Majka Burhardt has spent her life seeking adventure. Now she’s turning her experiences climbing up crumbling sandstone spires and navigating through snake-infested grasslands into lessons for improving cultural connections and communication.” NPR affiliate KCPW interviewed Majka Burhardt about her thoughts on risk, curiosity, and how to tackle difficult conversations in the Namibian desert, the board room, … Read More
“Boulder Author Majka Burhardt talks about how coffee, Ethiopia entwined.” Daily Camera. October 2011. Download PDF “Majka Burhardt was sipping a latte at a coffeehouse in Boulder in the summer of 2006, when she overheard a conversation at a nearby table. The group was plotting a quest to the Horn of Africa to find a rare coffee that’s valued at more … Read More