Yosemite Valley with Bridalveil Falls

I Feel the Earth Move

If you are a wilderness geek like me, you might know that today, April 21st is the 179th birthday of John Muir. If you didn’t know, let me tell you why he may have been considered (in my eyes) one of the most important men on Planet Earth. John Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, …

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Thursday Doors: Earthen Tunnel Opens Onto Grandeur

  "Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts." -Rachel Carson What is better than a view of Yosemite Valley? Not much really, unless you drive through the nearly mile-long Wawona Tunnel carved out of solid granite...which bursts open to this view of …

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