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LINCOLN NATIONAL FOREST TRAILS BOOK

When we wanted to wander the Lincoln National Forest in southern New Mexico, we went to the Sacramento Ranger Station in Cloudcroft and bought this paperback book.  It’s a little out of date.  Later, I found more data online by … Continue reading

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READING TROUT WATER BY DAVE HUGHES

Do you know what a prime lie is?  Where is sanctuary water?  When do you depth charge?  If you can’t answer these questions, but you fly fish, you need this book. Let me suck you in more.  Many a color … Continue reading

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THE WILDERNESS ROUTE FINDER BOOK

I picked up a tiny hardback at the library.  Cover is scuffed; Pages are yellow.  The book is one step from falling apart.  “The Wilderness Route Finder” by Calvin Rutstrum.  1967.  Macmillan Publishing.  Unfortunately, Calvin is dead and his original … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW, GRANDMA GATEWOOD’S WALK

“It would be a nice lark”, said the 67-year-old grandma when asked why she was walking the Appalachian Trail in 1955.  I’d never heard of Grandma Gatewood.  Did a little research.  What a woman.  A tough woman.  A lot tougher … Continue reading

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