Worth a Read: Desert Solitaire

Edward Abbey's 1968 novel tells a stunning tale of two seasons Abbey spent as a park ranger in Arches National Park. 

This absolutely stunning piece of writing will transport you back to the 1960's Arches. The beauty, the changes, and the environmental action and passions of Abby. 

This is the kind of book that will make you want to pack up the car and head west to experience the beauty Abbey is able to convey with every word.



The Good Stuff: Jedidiah Jenkins

In every lifetime there are those individuals you can’t help but to admire, Jedidiah Jenkins is one of those special few. A self-proclaimed “sort-of travel writer” Jenkins is currently working on his first book about his bike trip from Oregon to Patagonia. His indomitable spirit and endless sense of fun come forth in every piece of writing he creates, leaving the reader with a feeling of intimate connection to Jenkins’ stories.

Working now as the Executive Editor of Wilderness Magazine and a contributor to the Paris Review, Jenkins still manages to inspire his wealth of followers through his beautifully crafted words every day.

Do yourself a favor and begin your fixation with one of the best Instagram accounts (and one of the best writers) out there.

@Jedidiahjenkins has got the goods to inspire with every post.