“Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.”
born april 21, 1838 in dunbar, east lothian, scotland. he was the third of eight
in 1849, muir’s family emigrated to the united states, starting a farm near
his history with his father, friend and mentor jeanne carr, wandering in the woods,
his travels in the western united states are all interesting in the formation of
who he became.
in 1892 he was part of the founding of the sierra club.
he put his love for nature into writing.
all this info. and much more is on the john muir page at wikipedia