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Review: Encounters with the Archdruid

Encounters with the Archdruid by John McPhee
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

This book is a time capsule for the environmentalist. It’s a fossil. It’s a treasure. 408 more words


New Horizon-A Rivers Promise

“Keep your rivers flowing as they will, and you will continue to know the most important of all freedoms—the boundless scope of the human mind to contemplate wonders, and to begin to understand their meaning.”

—David Brower

New Horizon

Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #333 - Sept 10, 2016

There’s magic in you. Let it out.

—DAVID BROWER, Executive Director, Sierra Club (1952–69), 1912-2000

Click to find over 2,000 additional Trail Quotes  arranged loosely into 60 subjects. 40 more words

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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #300 - Aug 8, 2016

Sometimes luck is with you, and sometimes not, but the important thing is to take the dare. Those who climb mountains or raft rivers understand this. 59 more words

Trail Quote

Trailer: A Reflection on the Work of David Brower and the Sierra Club and Current Threats to the Yampa River in "62 Years"

David Brower of the Sierra Club is one of the most important figures in the history of fighting for rivers. In a new film — 62 Years, by Logan Bockrath, son, Ken Brower recounts his 1952 trip down the Yampa River and addresses remaining concerns on the Yampa, Green, and other important rivers. 41 more words