For me, mountains far and near have always captivated, since my earliest days. They've struck me as places that were not only to be explored and enjoyed, but to be protected as well. So I joined the Sierra Club at age 11. My activism in recent years has taken minimal forms of picking up trash and signing petitions, but I'll always consider myself a disciple of John Muir and appreciate the many good things that the club does, including compiling this list.
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."