I heard about Kevin Herrick long before I met him. My grandparent befriended him when he was a ranger in Stehekin, working summers between semesters at Grinnell College, and I began hearing regular raves about this hard-working, smart young man who had fallen in love with the North Cascades. Soon my grandparents began making noises about how this talent shouldn’t be wasted—maybe they meant “allowed to escape”—and before I knew it Kevin was working for the North Cascades Conservation Council…
Read more about Kevin by Carolyn McConnell and others in the Spring 2006 issue of The Wild Cascades.
Read Kevin’s article “Stehekin in 50 Years” from the February 1994 issue of The Wild Cascades.