March/April 2014 Archives - Page 4 of 4 - Appalachian Mountain Club

March/April 2014

You and I are all a part of something bigger. I mean something even bigger than AMC, and we all play a supporting role. I’m talking about the outdoor recreation economy. The gear we buy and the trips we take—whether to the local park or across the country—pump money into the economy and support local…

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What does a parent do with an incredibly active child? Patricia Ellis Herr’s first daughter, Alex, was “awake all the time” as a baby and “not able to sit still” as a 5-year-old — “a boundless bundle of energy.” Another mother might sign Alex up for classes or ask her pediatrician if her daughter was…

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