Explore the wilderness with John Muir, the Father of National Parks! Discover his fascinating life as a naturalist, conservationist, and author, who dedicated his life to protect America's natural treasures. His passion for nature and advocacy for preserving it helped establish Yosemite National Park and laid the foundation for the National Park Service. Follow his journey through our letter and become inspired to protect the environment just like John Muir did!
Did you know that Scottish-born naturalist, John Muir came to fully immerse himself in nature because of an accident, where a simple slip of a file, that almost left him blind, caused him to re-evaluate his life?!
“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to realize that going to the mountains is going home, that wildness is a necessity, and that mountain parks and reservations are useful not only as fountains of timber and irrigating rivers but as fountains of life.”
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