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Teddy Roosevelt Was Climbing Marcy in Marcy in the Days After McKinley Was Shot But Before He Died

North Country Public Radio has a wonderful story featuring Teddy Roosevelt impersonator Joe Wiegand describing the trip Teddy took from Mount Marcy/Lake Tear of the Clouds to North Creek Station and on to Buffalo to become president after the shooting … Continue reading

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1935 Taum Sauk Trip Report: Park at the Goat Herder’s Cabin

Here’s an amusing 1935 Taum Sauk trip report noting that you need to park the goat herders cabin. The report says: To go to Taum Sauk the mountain climber needs to give attention to explicit directions. The Girardeans took Highway … Continue reading

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Shadows of the Past Program Details Rainier’s History at Longmire

The lantern-lit Trail of the Shadows of the Past is looking for volunteers for its special program detailing early Rainier residents James Longmire, Philemon Beecher Van Trump and Fay Fuller Like this:Like Loading…

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