My Favorite Place

My favorite place in the whole world is my cabin up north.

Cabin Memories With My Daughter

Every year we go to a cabin in the North Georgia Mountains after Christmas

From the City to A Cabin in the Mountains

Julia shares her experiences growing up in Wheaton, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, and how she ended up living in a cabin in the mountains of Colorado as an adult.

Callie Lininger with her grandma Patty Parrish talk about growing up and and what her childhood was like

In this interview, conducted on November 24th, 2017 in Tigard Oregon, Callie Lininger (13) interviews her grandma Patty Parrish(65) about her childhood and family. She shares stories of going to her Cabin with her family and how she met my...

Thanksgiving interview

My grandmother and I discussing her childhood and spirituality

Interview with Debbie Fowler

November 25 2018. At Debbie Fowler’s house.About her life growing up. About how where parents were so wanting her and her twin sister to be different. She told me about her cabin and how she really loved it there.

A trailer that almost reached 50 states

Grandfather Kimball Gillis tells about his travels, camping trips, and outdoor activities which he has continued on with his family.

Nine-year-old Ronan Rasmussen interviews his grandfather Gary James about the family cabin on the Outlet at Priest Lake

Ronan Rasmussen interviewed his grandfather Gary James about the history of the family cabin on the Outlet at Priest Lake. Gary is a boat builder and passed that history to Ronan. Ronan loves to fishing and they tell fish stories...

New England Scenic Trail Memoir: Sam Richardson's chosen thoughts on the Trail, and how the Richardson-Zlogar Cabin came to be.

Sam and Barbara came to Northfield in 1971, attracted in large part by the extensive opportunities for taking part in outdoor activities such as hiking, rock climbing, cross-country skiing, and wilderness swimming. They worked together on the many aspects of...

Charles Tobin and Sandra Medearis
February 6, 2009 Alaska Kit B

Charles “Lew” Tobin, 60, tells friend Sandra Medearis how he got fed up with pouring iron and headed to Alaska. He began his northern adventure by spending the winter in a remote cabin on the tundra and learning first hand...

Amber Abbas talks with Jamison Warren about family ties at Priest Lake that survive lots of changes and 9/11.

Amber Abbas interviews her partner Jamison Warren about his relationship with Priest Lake and the family cabins on Kalispell Bay. He shares his memories of summers with grandparents, uncles and cousins skiing, hiking, and exploring. After his parents decided to...

Davin Holen and Tina Buxbaum

Davin Holen (45) speaks with his colleague, Tina Buxbaum (38), about his life journey, his work as a resilience and adaptation faculty member and his observations on building community and preserving natural resources.

Darren’s Outdoor Adventures

I interviewed my dad, Darren Garrison, about his childhood. He told me about how he was a semi-pro BMX racer when he was in high school. He told me about going up to our cabin up north every single weekend...

Nancy shares stories that lead her to a life philosophy of "if now now, when?"

Nancy lives in San Francisco for her everyday life because of the beauty, diversity, and accessibility, but her soul belongs to the cabin in MN that's been in her family for decades. She shares stories on family, values, and planning...

Cabin on the land

Summer breaks are typically associated with activities and seeing friends, these are not as easily accomplished while living in an isolated cabin far away from society. On November 26th, 2017 in Los Angeles, California Desi Reed interviewed his father, Christopher...

Damon Runberg interviews his grandma Jeanne McAlexander Tomlin about family ties at Priest Lake

Damon Runberg talked to his grandma Jeanne Tomlin about her family's long ties to Priest Lake, dating back to 1898 when her great grandfather arrived as a timber Cruiser from Wisconsin. Her family has been at the lake ever since,...

Nancy Richings – Interview #1: Summers at Clam Lake, WI

Laurie Richings interviews her mother, Nancy, about childhood memories of summers at her family cabin in Wisconsin - Interview 1

Chuck at Lake Upsilon

Talking with Chuck about growing up at his family's cabin in the Turtle Mountains of North Dakota, the last week before they sell the cabin.