Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #521 – March 17, 2017



The design, layout, and construction of trails revealed deeply held ideas about the purpose of trails, their use, and the role of man-made features in the wilderness.

— SILAS CHAMBERLIN, On the Trail: A History of American Hiking, 2016

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