I Am You

I have a secret I’m ready to share. The past has held it tightly. I knew one day the time to play would call for me to answer. I am more than what you see. More of you and more of me. The truth is that I SEE, I FEEL, I UNDERSTAND…more than anyone I’ve known or heard. The series of my life unfolds to cast a brilliant novel. The space I travel, the things I’ve witnessed…Divine we are entwined. I’ll tell my story, my Eye’s view of the universe that I experience. The change in me will always be a gem who’s not forgotten. I love this life, I love this path, I love to feel it all. The pain, the hurt, the cries,the dirt, the joy we do emit. My course in Divinity has been within, the true teachings I have taught. Because I am you and you are me and God is all I see.Together we are one for all from trees to mountain tops. Together we are sharing love along the river locks. I’ll share my life with you to see the freedom that awaits. I hope to wake the pulse within. Stop pounding other’s stakes. The further down this path I walk, the less I hold my stance. For Sara dear the time is here. I’ve let go, embraced it all. If losing me is what I’ll be, then found I have become. Now if you wish to dance and sing I’ll give my life to you. The silence has been broken. The tune is unity. I’ll share my visions. I’ll share my thoughts. I’ll share the universe within. I’ve jumped off the cliff and on the wings of trust I soar. There’s so much more… there’s so much more… 

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Sierra Mapping Project

It is with great pleasure I present you with something I’ve been hard at work on:

 ©Sierra Mapping Project. 

What is he Sierra Mapping Project?

The Sierra Mapping Project: To determine the condition of our current trails and provide an in-depth analysis for recreational use in the High Sierra. The Sierra Mapping Project will provide a highly detailed description of trails and routes for the ever-growing popularity of backcountry exploration. Each trail will be hiked, GPS’d, and thoroughly documented with photos of current conditions. Trails will then be categorized into tracks which will be available for download to the public at no cost.

The Sierra Mapping Project will provide much needed relief to heavily populated trails such as the Pacific Crest and John Muir Trails. All trails will be classified according to distance, difficulty, loops, spurs, and thru-hiking alternatives. Bringing a voice to these forgotten paths will increase tourism, generate revenue for neighboring towns, but most importantly decrease sedentary lifestyles while providing the public with information to explore their native land and increase their physical, mental, and emotional health.

The Sierra Mapping Project will be conducted over a 5 year period for the entirety of the Sierra trail system- thousands of miles between Kennedy Meadows South (the beginning of the High Sierra) and Kennedy Meadows North (Sonora Pass/Tahoe). Highly detailed data/guide books will be published according to regional boundaries. Books will include maps, tracks, waypoints, elevation profiles, water sources, and a summary of all loops, spurs, and thru-hiking options available in said regions. Guide and Datebooks will be made available to the mass public every calendar off-season. In addition to hard copies, a phone application and downloadable track will be made available for purchase based on length of trail and region.

With the sudden but steady influx of backcountry recreational activities the Sierra Mapping Project will be highly sought after and utilized in its totality. This trend will continue to soar given the growing awareness of backcountry activities in-part attributed to mass-media coverage being received from Reese Witherspoon’s “Wild” and Robert Redford’s upcoming red carpet release of “A Walk in the Woods.” The demand for hiking alternates is more prevalent now than ever before.

The knowledge of the Sierra’s elaborate trail network needs to be available for public use to lighten the wear and tear on our more heavily traveled trails. The Sierra Mapping Project will be lead and conducted by Sara Fry, an avid outdoor enthusiast and documenter. Sara has over 10,000 trail miles under her feet and is eager to share her detailed findings with the public. Her project will not only motivate and encourage a healthy lifestyle, but also promote geotourism in the state of California. Sara frequently gives public talks on long-distance hiking and other trails she has pioneered. She is eager to bring the beauty of the great outdoors into the homes of millions worldwide. Her extensive experience in backcountry travel and zest for connecting the community to nature drive her to produce top quality results that will become the Holy Grail of California’s iconic High Sierra.

Sara believes education and information should be free for all to utilize and enjoy. Therefore, she will provide downloadable tracks free of charge for the public. Due to it’s costly nature the Sierra Mapping Project is actively seeking partners and sponsors. Give back to the community. Give back to the trails.

To learn more visit: www.sierramappingproject.org

At the very least the ©Sierra Mapping Project will provide the community with highly detailed guide/databooks about ALL of the trails in California’s High Sierra. In addition to free downloadable tracks which will be available to the public. Thousands of miles of loops, spurs, thru-hiking options, as well as new routes similar to that of the Sierra High Route and Andrew Skurka’s latest endeavor of the Kings Canyon High Basin Route.

Trails encompassed in the Sierra Mapping Project include everything between Kennedy Meadows South (the beginning of the High Sierra) and Kennedy Meadows North (Sonora Pass/Tahoe). This means that thousands of miles of trails will be documented both with GPS as well as physical photos and videos to show current conditions.

The ©Sierra Mapping Project is actively seeking partners and sponsors. Give back to your community. Give back to your trails.

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