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PACIFIC CREST TRAIL
Findings From A Day On The Pacific Crest Trail
Writer, mom, ultramarathoner
No amount of preparation or dreaming could have adequately prepared us for what one day on the Pacific Crest Trail revealed. Mother Nature is a quiet, patient, brilliant teacher, and we could all benefit from more time in her presence listening and ingraining her wisdom.
What Cheryl Strayed Would Do If She Were President of the US (Hint: It Involves Pajamas, the F-word, and Guns)
Author of Bouncing Forward and Dakini Power
An interview with the bestselling author of Wild about her new book Brave Enough, post-traumatic growth and running for president.
Our Most Important Conservation Program Is Gone -- But It Doesn't Have to Be Forever
Executive Director, Environment America
The Land and Water Conservation Fund fostered an idea endemic to our country: that precious landscapes should be set aside for the long-term enjoyment of all, not the short-term gain of a few.
Trust Thyself: What
Girl in the Woods
Author Aspen Matis Found on the Trail to Independence
Actress and writer
Since its release earlier this month, Aspen Matis' debut memoir has been making headlines as yet another spotlight on the horrors of campus sexual assault. But those expecting a lurid cautionary tale will find something else entirely.
A Walk in the Woods
Author, film critic, filmmaker
But the script returns time and again to the sit-com template: Look at these funny old guys struggling in the wilderness
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Murder Suspect Tried To Elude Capture On Pacific Crest Trail
By TAMI ABDOLLAH, AP
Investigators believe he was returning to the trail when officers confronted and shot him.
GPS FOR THE SOUL
To the Wilderness... And Back Again
CEO and Chairman of Rodale, Inc. and book author
Halfway On Mountain Man Mike's Journey
Ken is a boomer dating coach, author, columnist, and voice actor
My friend Tony and I just returned from meeting up with our friend who we nicknamed Mountain Man Mike, in Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite, California, one of the world's most spectacular locations. We were Mike's fourth resupply on his 1,800-mile journey along the Pacific Crest Trail.
5 Questions to a Pedestrian: Trevor Thomas, the Blind Hiker
Walker, guidebook author
1. What does walking mean to you? Tennille (Trevor's guide dog) and I are getting ready to thru-hike the Colorado Trail. That
British Teen in Own Wild! Pacific Crest Trail Walk for Mountain Gorillas
Journalist, Author, Media Consultant
Kyran Young, a British teen, is walking the full 2663 mile Pacific Crest Trail to raise money and awareness for the last remaining 900 Mountain Gorillas in Eastern Africa. It will take four months.
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-- Take a hike. Seriously.
Author, film critic, filmmaker
Based on the memoir by Cheryl Strayed, Jean-Marc Vallee's
offers an exceptional visual version of what could have been largely an interior journey.
Pacific Crest Trail Begins Move to the High Country of Tejon Ranch
Western Director, Sr. Atty, NRDC
When the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail was envisioned in the 1930s, it was to traverse the highest points along the West Coast's mountainous spine between Mexico and Canada, revealing the majestic vistas and extraordinary natural riches that characterize the West.
3 Seconds A Day On 2,600 Mile Hike From California To British Columbia (VIDEO)
After four and a half months and a mind-boggling 2,600 miles, Tyler Fox not only has a story to tell, but video to prove
Walk It Out:
My Pilgrim's Heart
Strayed's and Dale's memoirs define a different category. Call it 'Conscious Walking,' or 'How I Walked Myself To A Better Life,' journeys of over 1,000 miles that bravely explore the raw, rocky and often hazardous terrain of inner lives in crisis and turmoil.
Josh Garrett, Hiker, Breaks World Record For Completing Pacific Crest Trail In Less Than 60 Days
The speed record trip wasn't entirely smooth sailing. According to the Chronicle, Garrett collapsed just 100 miles into the
Writing What's Maybe Almost Halfway Brave
Critically acclaimed novelist and writer of books of personal ...
It was with an expansive sense of our own good fortune that we sat to listen to Cheryl Strayed's keynote, maybe the most generous writer-to-writer talk I've ever heard.
Too Wild for Me
Author, "Daughters for a Time," "Acts of Contrition," and "The...
When I look at cars, I see crashes. When I look at water, I see drownings. When I look at parks, I see lurkers.
Wild: From Lost To Found On The Pacific Trail
It was a world I thought would make me into the woman I knew I could become and turn me back into the girl I'd once been. A world that measured two feet wide and 2,663 miles long.
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