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Cooper Brook Falls

When I spot the sign pointing towards the Cooper Brook Falls Lean-to, I let out a sigh of relief loud enough to get my dog’s attention. She stops ten yards ahead and looks back to see me in the middle of the trail junction, leaning over my trekking poles, dripping sweat. I stand there a few minutes, catching my breath before heading for the…




Farther Outdoors is a publication featuring stories about all types of outdoor adventures. Whether you’re adventuring on the water, snow, or your own two feet, this the place to share your stories.

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Walt McLaughlin

Walt McLaughlin

Philosopher of wildness, writing about the divine in nature, being human, and backcountry excursions.

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