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Mt. Grant Finally Opens to Hikers

This morning, Hiking Nevada’s County High Points author, Bob Sumner, sent along a link from the Reno Gazette Journal reporting that the Hawthorne Army base is finally going to make Mt. Grant (11,270-ft.), high point of Mineral County, accessible to hikers. One of the problems with the peak is that hiking access is through the […]

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Close Ups of the High Sierra

Close Ups of the High Sierra

Close Ups of the High Sierra, Norman Clyde’s collection of stories about his backcountry adventures in the Sierra Nevada, is now available in a new printing with easy to read ivory pages. Norman Clyde, a name as legendary as that of Fremont or Muir. Norman Clyde, a man to whom the entire High Sierra was […]

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Born Free and Equal 2015

For a person like Ansel Adams to come to an internment camp to photograph camp life, where people are pretty bitter for being there, I thought, this man is sympathetic to the situation, to the Japanese American people. —Archie Miyatake Written and photographed by Ansel Adams at Manzanar in 1943, Born Free and Equal was […]

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