Here is a link to the history of Earth Day, which started in 1970, as a mass protest against the pollution of the environment. Check out the classic NBC footage of the first nationwide event which includes a warning from scientists about the “greenhouse gas effect” and warming of the planet. “It may be hard [...]
We just found out today, that Hwy. 89 between Page and Bitter Springs has been closed indefinitely due to a landslide. This information is pertinent to readers of Grand Canyon Treks who may want to consider checking Arizona Department of Transportation’s website for updates on alternate routes.
The updated printing of Climbing Mt. Whitney is now available. It includes updated permit and reservation info. This book represents years of research and experience that include input by Eastern Sierra resident and world class climber Peter Croft, Norman Clyde and a foreword by Glen Dawson, the last surviving member of the climbing party that [...]
Hope your holidays were peaceful and filled with joy. Here’s wishing you a happy February 2013. As of this morning (and no longer in sandbox test mode), the Spotted Dog Press online store is up and running, ready to process orders and ship your paper and ink books. At the end of last year, we [...]