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Join in the John Muir Festival!

Posted on: 07/04/2017



It’s John Muir’s birthday on 21st April. He’s 179! How will you celebrate the life and legacy of the pioneering conservationist?

What is it?

The opportunity to celebrate John Muir’s birthday, 21 April 1838, as well as Muir’s legacy and relevance today. The John Muir Way runs across Scotland and crosses several sections of the Antonine Wall.

Who was John Muir?

He was a Scottish-born naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and early advocate of preservation of wild places.

Where can I find out more? - hosted by the John Muir Trust. For information sources; activities that help connect with Muir’s messages, stories and adventures; Muir-related events; examples of how people engage with Muir’s ethos in their studies, work and leisure time, and through the John Muir Award. .