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Our Centennial Celebration

 “Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.” — John Muir America’s national park system is 100 years old this year! The park collection began … Continue reading

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Carlsbad Caverns — Wow!

“I am wholly conscious of the feebleness of my efforts to convey in words the deep conflicting emotions, the feeling of fear and awe, and the desire for an inspired understanding of the Divine Creator’s work which present to the … Continue reading

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Go Wild for Your National Parks

“Once destroyed, nature’s beauty cannot be repurchased at any price.” — Ansel Adams This weekend we have Patriots Day in Massachusetts. I know the Marathon has been the center of attention this year, but well before the runners gather in Hopkinton on … Continue reading

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America’s Best Idea

“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.” — John Muir The first family vacation I remember taking (age five, I think) was to Mammoth … Continue reading

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