Go deeper into the history of each park with scholarly articles and essays from Oxford University Press, freely available for the centennial year.

Oxford Journals

Reading the Trail

Exploring the Literature and Natural History of the California Crest

The core of this engaging book explores the work of Mary Austin, John Muir, and Gary Snyder along the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail as it crosses three California ecoregions: desert, Sierra Nevada, and kitkitdizze--Snyder country, on the west slope of the northern Sierra and across the Klamath Mountains.

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