Walks of a Lifetime in America’s National Parks

Walks of a Lifetime in America’s National Parks includes a wealth of practical advice on how to visit and hike the national parks and concludes with a plea to readers to evolve from national park visitors to national park stewards. This book would make a great holiday gift!

Presented by:

  • Bob Manning, Author, Walks of a Lifetime
  • Martha Manning, Artist

Event Details

December 10, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM (Pacific Time) {more time zones}

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (Mountain Time)
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (Central Time)
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM (Eastern Time)

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    Webinar Outline


    Walk the national parks and find out for yourself why they’re “America’s best idea” and why walking is the richest and most authentic way to experience and appreciate these iconic places. This book introduces all 62 national parks and offers first-hand descriptions of the very best trails. Richly illustrated with hundreds of color photographs, Walks of a Lifetime in America's National Parks: Extraordinary Hikes in Exceptional Places includes a wealth of practical advice on how to visit and hike the national parks and concludes with a plea to readers to evolve from national park visitors to national park stewards.

    Walks of a Lifetime in America's National Parks: Extraordinary Hikes in Exceptional Places is available on Amazon in paperback (2-day Prime shipping available) and Kindle. Or check with your local bookstore to order. This book would make a great holiday gift!

    Learning Objectives:

    • Learn why walking is the richest and most authentic way to experience trails
    • Discover best practices to visiting these national parks
    • Learn more and in-depth details on 62 national parks and how to become a steward and not just a visitor


    Presenters


    Bob Manning, Author, Walks of a Lifetime

    Bob Manning is Professor (Emeritus) at the University of Vermont where he taught the history, philosophy, and management of national parks and conducted a long-term program of research for the National Park Service. Bob and Martha have lived, worked, and walked extensively in the national parks.

    Contact: [email protected]

     

    Martha Manning, Artist

    Martha Manning is an artist who is inspired by the out-of-doors, and her work has appeared in national shows and publications. Bob and Martha have lived, worked, and walked extensively in the national parks.

    Contact: [email protected]

     


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