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Mike McCall


The cold call came one day last Fall from the CVC: “Would you like to write a story about navigation?” Why me, why do you think I can write? I had never written more than a letter before that call. Stepping out of my comfort zone with a “yes” was all it took. The process was so enjoyable that writing is now in my “like a lot” file. Sharing space in these files with varying degrees of passion are shredding pow with my son Desmond, puttering around our 1898 Cumberland house with my partner Christine, and riding the legendary trails of Dodge.



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Finding our way: Learning lessons on the mountain

Words by Mike Mccall
Photos by Sara Kempner
Navigation is integral to our daily lives. It’s not just for seafarers, mountaineers or explorers, but a learned skill that is used by most of us every day....

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