Calling the big one in. By Shey Hannum I bet you’ve never heard a hunting story like the one I’m about to tell you; especially from a girl. This is the craziest hunting experience [» Read More...]
Archive for the ‘Voices in the Wilderness’ Category
This series of essays is appearing in the Western News of Libby, Montana, and the Sanders County Ledger of Thompson Falls, as part of the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act, signed by Lyndon Johnson into law on September 3, 1964.
These Western Montana residents each write about their special relationship with wild places, Wilderness and wilderness, designated and not.
Finding the bigger picture By Trinity Wallace I have always been captivated by nature; nature has a way of making my first-world problems seem little compared to the vast majority of the world. Any chance [» Read More...]
A ride on the wild side, by Makayla Cichosz-King I was very small when my grandparents took me to a horse ranch in the middle of nowhere. I had always loved horses, even if I [» Read More...]
By Carla Parks. Dan and I moved to this paradise in the winter of 1976. I grew up on the Clearwater River in Idaho. My Dad was a packer and a guide above the Selway [» Read More...]
Close Encounters…. of the Moose Kind By Brian Sherry About 25 years ago, I took a couple weeks off work and went to Teton National Park, which I had briefly visited a few years earlier. [» Read More...]
By Mark Sheets Hiking and camping in wild places have been a big part of our family lore. There are many events that are referred to when we are together or on other outings. One [» Read More...]
By Sarah McBride I remember looking out and thinking to myself, “Wow, I can see the whole world from here.” That moment, the moment on the mountaintop, changed my life. From that point on, I [» Read More...]
by Jason Martin Schnackenberg Dedicated to the memory of Zach Haines I have had many experiences in the outdoors that have left tremendous impacts on my life and have continually cultivated in me a deep [» Read More...]