catskills essay 9 - John Burroughs to write: "Here the...

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The Catskill Mountains highest peak is Slide Mountain at 4,180. The Slide Mountain Wilderness Area encompasses over 47,500 acres, and is the largest and most popular wilderness area in the Catskills. Slide Mountain, the tallest peak in all of the Catskills, inspired poet and naturalist
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Unformatted text preview: John Burroughs to write: "Here the works of man dwindle, in the heart of the southern Catskills." A plaque commemorating both the man and the mountain graces the face of the summit rock, in tribute to Burroughs and his vision....
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2009 for the course ENVE 2010 taught by Professor Prof.katz during the Spring '09 term at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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