Leave No Trace


Finding the Balance

Walking up the trail, I spied a large group with several adults as well as two small kids. None of them wore masks. As we neared each other, it seemed like a game of chicken. Should we just keep proceeding towards each other on the narrow, single-track trail? As we…

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Holiday weekends in the mountains

Today was one of the busiest days of the year here in Nederland and throughout the mountain resort areas and parks.  Working in Nederland today at the local museum, I reflected on the different visitors you see during a holiday weekend compared to other times during the summer.  Between working…

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