Wilderness Heritage

Wilderness means many things to many people, and these connections to wilderness run deep. Explore a collection of wilderness heritage stories from the past and present.

Jen Rafaelli checks on a sled dog in the wilderness.

Sled Dogs in the Denali Wilderness

Learn how Denali kennels manager Jen Rafaelli works with a sled dog team in the wilderness.

Desert landscape include Joshua Trees.

Desert Conservation in Joshua Tree

Learn how Desert Conservationist Minerva Hoyt helped lay the foundation for the Joshua Tree Wilderness.

Paddlers make their way down the Buffalo National River.

Paddling on the Buffalo National River

Learn how recreational paddlers find challenge, adventure, and inspiration on the wild waters of the Buffalo National River.

Last updated: December 28, 2017


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