Jim Schmid’s Trail Quote of the Day #527 – March 23, 2017

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Americans viewed hiking as an opportunity to escape regimentation, slow down, enjoy the scenery, restore energy, test one’s will, and even worship God.

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


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