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Backpacker Magazine Article

We’re very excited to announce that we have a very nice article written by Ken Ilgunas (author of Walden on Wheels, Trespassing across America, and This Land Is Our Land) that appears in the latest issue (June 2018) of Backpacker … Continue reading

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GPT Photo of the Week

For the next few weeks, there will be more pics from the trip for the Backpacker article. This one is from near the Nebraska/South Dakota border.

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GPT Photo of the Week

Scottsbluff National Monument – Photo courtesy of Luke Jordan

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GPT Photo of the Week

More from the recent trip south to Guadalupe Mountains National park.

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GPT Photo of the Week

The Top of Texas: From a recent trip to Guadalupe Mountains National Park, here’s GPTA founder Steve Myers and GPTA supporter Corey Davison at the top of Texas and the southern terminus of the GPT!  

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Great Plains Ecotourism

Great Plains Trail Alliance is excited to take part in the University of Nebraska’s Great Plains┬áSymposium later this week! There are educational and active field trips as well as a full slate of speakers and presenters including GPTA’s own Luke … Continue reading

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GPT Photo of the Week

The Great Plains Sky

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