Experiencing Life
Left: Henry David Thoreau, Right: Modern-day Walden Pond
Left photo is public domain, Right photo by John Phelan

Walden Pond

Walden Pond is the site where Henry David Thoreau spent a portion of his life during which he developed and lived out some of his philosophies and ideas about conservation and living well.

Playlist of videos about the area and Henry David Thoreau. The first video contains images from the pond accompanied by a reading from the book by Thoreau.


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    1. Acadia National Park/Gulf of Maine
    2. Rachel Carson NWR
    3. Walden Pond
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    5. Lyme, Connecticut
    6. Three Mile Island
    7. Gifford Pinchot SP/Allegheny NF
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  11. Alaska
  12. Hawaii
Eastern Massachusetts [42.5oN, 71.4oW]

Walden Map


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