Archive for the ‘Voices in the Wilderness’ Category

President LBJ signs the Wilderness Act Sept. 3, 1964

President Lyndon Johnson signs the Wilderness Act
Sept. 3rd, 1964

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.




Adding to the pack.

Kristina and the newest member of her pack.
Posted on Friday, August 28th, 2015

By Kristina Boyd For over a thousand nights, I had slept in the same position in my beloved mummy bag: left forearm squashed between my belly and the ground, right hand cushioning my head, left [» Read More...]




Climbing Dome, Finding Home

RachelRebo
Posted on Friday, June 12th, 2015

By Rachel Rebo My name is Rachel Rebo and I was born and raised in Libby, Montana. Growing up in this beautiful town, it’s hard not to fall in love with the outdoors. Looking back [» Read More...]