Happy Earth Day!

Interpretive signs along the Whistler zipline platforms, describing the local ecology.

Interpretive signs along the Whistler zipline platforms, describing the local ecology.

Well, hi there, trail heads.

I’m up to my ears in this and that and everything else, but I’m just popping in to post a super-quick message to wish everyone a happy Earth Day. I hope that, either today or later on in the week (or any day for that matter), you get a chance to spend some time outdoors, whether it’s just in the backyard or out in a state or national park – or any place else you can get out among nature.

We talk a lot about our resources: water, clean air, energy. And our parks, green spaces and other walkable (and hikeable, climbable and campable) places are an especially precious resource. If we didn’t have those places, we’d be a lot poorer and a lot more miserable as a species. So that’s something to think about, both on Earth Day and on every other day of the year.

I’ve got a few postings lined up, including a rail trail hike I just did a few weekends ago out in western New Jersey. Stay tuned!

(And don’t forget the Leave No Trace rules: Take nothing but photos, leave nothing but footprints and kill nothing but time.)

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