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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #385 - Nov 1, 2016

There are just two things that matter on this earth—people and natural resources.

—GIFFORD PINCHOT, first Chief of the US Forest Service, (1905-10), 1865–1946

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The Gift of the Pisgah National Forest

On October 17, 1916, the Pisgah National Forest was the first national forest established under the Weeks Act of 1911. Written by FHS historian Jamie Lewis, this post was originally published in the online version of the  853 more words

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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #335 - Sept 12, 2016

The earth, I repeat, belongs of right to all its people, and not to a minority, insignificant in numbers but tremendous in wealth and power. 62 more words

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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #284 - July 23, 2016

For the want of a trail, the finest white pine forests in the United States were laid waste and scores of lives lost (speaking of the big fire of 1910). 63 more words

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... Another Adventure Comes to Fruition// My Weekend in Gifford Pinchot Forest // Part 2

This is a sequel to this post. Feel free to read it first, or don’t.

Let’s paint the scene: I’m in my car, trying to shake off the stench of a solo backpacking failure, and figure out my next moves. 1,000 more words

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New on 500px : Evening in Paradise by candacedyar by candacedyar

I haven’t been over on this site in a little while and thought I should probably give it some attention and add a new image on here. 80 more words