Day 291: Knife Lake Sunset

“If future generations are to remember us with gratitude rather than contempt, we must leave them something more than the miracles of technology. We must leave them a glimpse of the world as it was in the beginning, not just after we got through with it.” -President Lyndon B. Johnson

Day 287: Kelso River Dolmen

Well fortified by the 4th of July brats, yogurt, fruit, and other treats that Cindy Lou and the crew from Sawbill brought us, we packed up camp on Alton and headed north. The bog between Kelso and Lujenida is one of my favorite places in the Wilderness. An hour’s journey from the Sawbill entry point, Read More

Day 282: Wilderness Lessons

The Wilderness has many moods. Yesterday as we paddled and waded our way up the Phoebe River the sun played hide and seek with the bright, billowing clouds floating overhead. It was warm and wading in the water felt good. As we paddled across Knight Lake dark clouds appeared behind us. We began paddling with Read More