U.S. Wilderness Areas do not allow motorized or mechanized vehicles, including bicycles. Although camping and fishing are allowed with proper permit, no roads or buildings are constructed and there is also no logging or mining, in compliance with the 1964 Wilderness Act. Wilderness areas within National Forests and Bureau of Land Management areas also allow hunting in season.
TRAPPED HIKER'S JOURNAL RECOUNTS HIS DYING DAYS PRESBYTERIAN MINISTER WROTE OF PREPARING FOOD BUT RUNNING OUT OF WATER.(News/ National/ International)
Sep 08, 1998; Byline: Associated Press LANDER, Wyo. -- Trapped between rocks and running out of water, a Presbyterian minister chronicled his...