Tlingit Dagger Points to Hidden History

...friend, the nature-loving Scotsman John Muir, had few doubts about the source...York Times of 5 July 1881 mentions John Muir and the Northwest Trading Company purchasing...P1-022? John M. Vanderbilt to John Muir, 20 November 1880, John Muir Correspondence...
Heacox to discuss his new book on John Muir

...April 14. Heacox will talk about his newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing...celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act. In "John Muir and the Ice That Started a Fire," Heacox describes how...
To John Muir cabin in October

...luck, a late October ramble on the Auke Nu trail to the John Muir cabin found us in partial sunshine. Some of the boardwalk...especially in a year of bumper berry crops like this one. The John Muir cabin has been nicely renovated. New floor, new table...
Remembering the Vikings - 'iron slicks' of the muskegs the Vikings, who shared Juneau's latitude) during the Iron Age to make weapons and other goods.Hiking up the John Muir trail recently, I saw many examples of the northern latitudes' classic - and most prevalent - type of muskeg, which...
'Singer in the stream' offers glimpse into the life of dippers the Yosemite Conservancy, and John Muir was closely involved with Yosemite...Hocker and Willson added a bit about John Muir - the cover now informs the reader that the dipper was "John Muir's favorite bird."They changed...
Juneau's Hidden History: Treasury Hill and the Dull & Stephens Prospects

Spaulding Meadows, Auke Nu, or John Muir Trail -- we all know it by a different name. I call it Spaulding Meadows Trail, as it is named after one of the miners who established...
Refreshing history

Work to remodel the popular John Muir Cabin is moving along right on schedule...explorer, conservationist and author John Muir. As the snow blankets muskeg, firms...northwest of downtown Juneau, the John Muir Cabin can be accessed on foot, by...
Getting the upper hand on nature

Maybe John Muir was a fool. Muir, the godfather of contemporary environmentalism, was...tragedy, then, shouldn't be to hail the nobility of the earthquake a la John Muir but to redouble our efforts, however imperfect, to tame the Earth...
American beauties

...and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike." - John Muir So begins the latest PBS offering from film-maker Ken...opening than the haunting voice-over of those words from John Muir, one of the early champions of preserving the majestic...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...ever certain where I'm going to end up then this becomes my favorite run. Accessed from The Spaulding Meadow Trail, John Muir Trail, Windfall Lake Trail, Montana Creek Trail, or even the Peterson Lake Trail, you can pretty much roam endlessly...


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