Crista Worthy

Crista Worthy has been flying around the United States with her pilot-husband Fred and their children since 1995, and writing about fun places to fly since 2006. She has single-engine land and sea ratings. Her favorite places to explore are the backcountry strips of Idaho and Utah’s red rock country. She currently lives in Idaho and serves as editor of The Flyline, the monthly publication of the Idaho Aviation Association. Her book, “Idaho Aviation,” showcases Idaho’s unique aviation history and culture.


Idaho is a difficult state

By Crista Worthy

There’s something different about the state of Idaho that’s beyond the adjective “quirky.” My husband and I may have lived…

Photo credit: Idaho Potato Commission


Pumping iron became my armor

By Crista Worthy

“Within two months I was getting muscles. I have never been harassed since.”

Photograph of Crista Worth in competition shape, courtesy of Crista Worthy


We’ve Been Living With Too Much Rudeness

By Crista Worthy

“I’ve also heard from bicycle riders who say they’re sitting ducks when trucks pass by while belching out black smoke..”

Photograph by NeONBRAND, Courtesy of Unsplash


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