Photo-portrait of Paul Binkert amid snowy peaks, 1959. BCMC 70-06.

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Trailblazers

The trailblazers’ job is challenging. They work hard so it will be easy for those who follow. For over 30 years, beginning in 1959, Paul Binkert led the mountaineers’ organized trail building near Vancouver. His wife, June Barnish, a trail builder too, described the work as follows: Read the description

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