In the Winter 2021 Issue

Recent Articles

  • Magazine Article

    Circling the Mountain

    Winter 2021 | By Michael P. Branch

    Another season, another ceremonial circumambulation of Mount Tamalpais.  What draws hikers to this 55-year-old ritual?

  • Magazine Article

    The Farthest Edge

    Winter 2021 | By Dorian Fox

    Chasing  solitude  — and Thoreau —  on the Outer Beach of Cape Cod National Seashore.

  • Magazine Article

    Park Palette

    Winter 2021

    With 11 residencies under her belt, Heather Heckel is painting and drawing her way through the National Park System. 

  • Magazine Article

    ‘I Do’ With a View

    Winter 2021 | By Julie Scharper

    Adventure eloping is on the rise as couples increasingly steer clear of lavish weddings and opt for pandemic-appropriate ceremonies in the great outdoors.

  • Magazine Article

    Hidden Names, Hidden Stories

    Winter 2021 | By Michael Ray Taylor

    A journey to the depths of Mammoth Cave to record signatures left by Civil War soldiers.

  • Magazine Article

    As the Robin Flies

    Winter 2021 | By Nicolas Brulliard

    Where do robins go and why does it matter?