Clan of the Trail Crew

June is national outdoors month and I for one would like to wrap this month up with a little love for some unsung heroes in the world of public lands: Trail Crew Workers. You may be asking yourselves, what is Trail Crew? And, you would not be alone. They are the oft-forgotten or unknown backbone … Continue reading Clan of the Trail Crew

The National Parks

By Loretta Ken Burns.  That name conjures up a lot of different images in my head, anything from jazz musicians to Mark Twain.  His latest offering is one very close to my heart: America’s National Parks.  I just watched all 6 episodes of  The National Parks: America's Best Idea and I was spellbound throughout the entire thing.  … Continue reading The National Parks