Follow John on the 2017 Expedition
2017 Expedition and Book
In the Footsteps of a Saint
• 3,000 Miles on foot • Mexico to Canada • Mount Whitney • Mount Shasta • Mount Hood • Mount Adams • Mount Rainier • Pacific Crest Trail • John Muir Trail • Timberline Trail • Mountains to Sound Greenway • John Muir Way • Ending at birthplace of John Muir in Dunbar, Scotland
2017 Expedition: In the Footsteps of John Muir
Following in Muir’s footsteps, John Colver, Mountain Guide and author of Fit By Nature and Fit to Climb, is halfway through a six-month, 3000-mile expedition to celebrate nature's beauty and help connect people to nature for health and happiness.
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In the Footsteps of a Saint -
Connecting you to nature Is my passion - for fitness - for life - your life, transformed.
Your support and encouragement help connect more people to nature and help conserve our natural areas for use by all communities.
Award-winning author, mountain guide, nature advocate.
John has two decades of international experience leading high altitude expeditions for over 2000 people, including 100 Mount Rainier summit climbs, summit climbs of Mount Kilimanjaro in East Africa, and Denali, the highest point in North America and Cerro Aconcagua, the highest point in South America.
Book: Fit by Nature
"Forget the gym. Go Outside and get in shape with a workout that is literally a breath of fresh air." Chicago Sun Times
No matter where you live, you can get fit and have fun in the great outdoors. Whether you are looking for a clean bill of health from your doctor, thinking of climbing a mountain or just want to be in the best shape of your life, Fit By Nature promotes a "Challenge By Choice" philosophy that encourages you to customise your training at a level which matches your skill level and goals.