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Wilderness Tripping - BWCA & Beyond New Topic Printer Friendly Version

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  Posted by: sapien on May-31-12 5:05 PM (EST)
 

at least according to Wikipedia, is defined by the extent of human impact and development, not how long it takes to get there:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilderness

by that standard (and also allowing that places are sometimes returned to being free of development), there are a surprising amount of places within a few hours of DC that would shock some people upon seeing how wild they are.

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