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"Trail Signs" Along the PNT: The River that Flows the Wrong Way

Explorer and fur trader David Thompson sat on the hard rock face cliff gazing down one more time into the turbulent river below. Something was wrong. All his calculations showed that the Columbia River must be near here, but the river he had been follow…
Explorer and fur trader David Thompson sat on the hard rock face cliff gazing down one more time into the turbulent river below.  Something was wrong.  All his calculations showed … http://pnt.org/blog/trail-signs-along-pnt-river-flows-wrong-way/

People of the PNT : Mary Hodges-Cates

An installment of our "People of the PNT" blog series featuring Mary Hodges-Cates, a woman who wears many hats. PNTA board member, trail angel, mother, community advocate, and business owner.
People of the PNT: Mary Kay Hodges-Cates A PNTA board member, trail angel, mother, community advocate, and business owner.  When did you first here about the PNT? I w… http://pnt.org/blog/people-pnt-mary-hodges-cates/