Tag: wilderness

5 articles

The Keyhole Seven

What went wrong when a group of canyoneers was caught by a flash flood in Zion National Park.


A Polar Turn of Mind

Finding peace and quiet in the high Canadian Arctic.

Previously: The Longform Guide to Silence.


Accidental Rewilding

How humanitarian disasters are good for nature.


A Father’s Pain, a Judge’s Duty, and a Justice Beyond Their Reach

Paul Wayment made a profound mistake, left his 2-year-old son alone in his truck as he tracked deer in the wilderness. The boy was gone when he returned. The story of a collective struggle to find a just punishment.


Death of an Innocent

The original story of Christopher McCandless’ fateful trip into the Alaskan wilderness.