St. Mary’s Wilderness

East of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley, but west of the main Blue Ridge, there's a jumble of rugged mountains marked by cliffs, steep-sided gorges, and crystal clear streams.  This area contains the St. Mary's Wilderness, the largest Wilderness Area in Virginia, and one of my favorite spots for over 30 years. Like most designated Wilderness Areas,…Read more St. Mary’s Wilderness

Wilderness – a new film – Alastair Humphreys

One of the adventurer-authors I follow is a gent from Scotland, Alastair Humphreys.  In addition to an impressive adventure resume, he has an artistic style that resonates with me - this short film, though it's in an environment completely foreign to me, does an outstanding job of capturing my own feelings with respect to the…Read more Wilderness – a new film – Alastair Humphreys