Total Mileage Through Grizzly Bear Territory

Total Mileage of Undeveloped Areas

  • The farther one gets in the wilderness, the greater is the attraction of its lonely freedom

    Theodore Roosevelt

    President of the United States of America

  • If you look throughout human history … the central epiphany of every religious tradition always occurs in the wilderness

    Robert Kennedy

    US Attorney General

  • The great purpose is to set aside a reasonable part of the vanishing wilderness, to make certain that generations of Americans yet unborn will know what it is to experience life on undeveloped, unoccupied land in the same form and character as the Creator fashioned it

    Frank Church

    Idaho Senator

  • In a civilization which requires most lives to be passed amid inordinate dissonance, pressure and intrusion, the chance of retiring now and then to the quietude and privacy of sylvan haunts becomes for some people a psychic necessity. It is only the possibility of convalescing in the wilderness which saves them from being destroyed by the terrible neural tension of modern existence

    Bob Marshall

    American Forester and Pioneer of the Wilderness Movement

  • The farther one goes, the less one knows

    Tao Te Ching