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Strong book recommendation for avid hikers

August 30th, 2012 · Comments Off on Strong book recommendation for avid hikers · books

Wilderness and the American Mind: Fourth Edition, by Roderick Frazier Nash Wilderness is so much more than an encouragement for environmentalists; it seems to me to be a must-read for all lovers of the hiking trail. Book description (Amazon) Roderick Nash’s classic study of America’s changing attitudes toward wilderness has received wide acclaim since its […]

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Long-Awaited Radnor Hike with Jim Arnett

March 1st, 2008 · 1 Comment · books, friends, gear, Radnor Lake, washington

After months of planning, the day finally arrived: a scheduled Radnor Lake jaunt with dear old friend Jim Arnett (who is a part-time adventurer; be sure to read about his Washington Cascades adventures ). It had been raining off and on most of the morning, but there seemed to be quite a few breaks in […]

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