John Muir

Local nameJohn Muir
LocationCalifornia, USA

John Muir also known as "John of the Mountains" and "Father of the National Parks", was an influential Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher, glaciologist, and early advocate for the preservation of wilderness in the United States of America.

His letters, essays, and books describing his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada, have been read by millions. His activism has helped to preserve the Yosemite Valley, Sequoia National Park and many other wilderness areas. The Sierra Club, which he co-founded, is a prominent American conservation organization.

Tags TombstoneMemorial
Download Download See more
A photo of the… @ scanned and cropped by Jim Heaphy

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Muir

Address 24 Wanda Way, Alhambra Valley 94553, United States

Coordinates 37°58'42.407" N -122°7'24.601" E

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now