John Muir

Thru-Hiking’s Socialist Ethos

Thru-Hiking’s Socialist Ethos

The year 1875 was an eventful one. It was the year in which Karl Marx, the father of communism, brought to prominence the old saying “From each according to his...

Apr 3, 2017 : Chuck McKeever
My Mentor Muir

My Mentor Muir

What book or author has motivated you to get outside, venture forth into the wilderness, hit the trail, and experience nature? I was already a bit of a hiker, backpacker,...

Feb 23, 2017 : John Edward Harris
There’s the ‘Back Fence’ Line Again

There’s the ‘Back Fence’ Line Again

Yes, that one-- "Who has not felt the urge to throw a loaf of bread and a pound of tea in an old sack and jump over the back fence?"...

Feb 16, 2016 : Ronen Schatsky