Humanities Faculty Articles & Other Works

Title

Into the Wild: Backpacking with a Dog at Your Side

Document Type

Article

Published In

The Bark

Publication Date

6-1-2012

Abstract

When I haul out our backpacks, Argos leaps for joy. Time for another wilderness trip! A weekend outing in a nearby national forest or a week-long adventure in Washington State’s Glacier Peak Wilderness is equally exciting for my 12-year-old Shepherd mix. He knows we’re headed out to do some backpacking, and boy, is he ready!