Farewell to Doug Tompkins, A Legend for the Wilds


Doug Tomkins with his wife Kris McDivitt Tomkins


  This December 8, we lost Doug Tompkins to the very wild forces he championed so heroically for decades. The cold stormy waters of Lago General Carrera took his life, after ten-foot waves capsized his kayak. His other five kayaking friends, including similarly legendary conservation explorers Yvon Chouinard and Rick Ridgeway, were fortunate enough to survive the humbling wind, waves, and water...continued

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