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SHORT: FOR THE LOVE OF GOD, STOP CALLING IT “THE MITTEN STATE”

Michigan is now nicknamed “The Mitten State.” I hate it. Could anything be less alluring, less adventurous, ...

SHORT: FIVE SHORT “I CAN’T NOT WATCH” LESSONS FROM THE WILD in GIFs

Short clips such as face-planting on a rock, carried off by a golden eagle, or going through ice are fascinating in a ...

HUMILIATING WILDERNESS DEATHS

A young lady pin-wheeled to her death after climbing over a barrier for a better shot on the cliffs around San Pedro ...

ON THE CLIFFS OF “GITCHE GUMEE”

This is a true story. Hiking alone is unnerving enough, but the ranger at the Munising station was acting weird and ...

MY GROUNDHOG DAY IN CYCLING

In addition to hiking, I love bike riding both road and mountain. At times it seems like a sequel to the movie, ...