Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #250 – June 19, 2016



The most efficient, although involuntary, ‘police’ have been the track men of the University of Texas nearby. Few would-be muggers or other contemporary park villains relish the thought of tangling with a flock of fast-charging runners.

—LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE, Hiking and Biking in Austin [TX], 57(1): 44, 1966

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